Xiaosu Hu, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Research Scientist of Biologic and Materials Sciences
  • School of Dentistry
    Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences & Prosthodontics


Dr. Xiaosu Hu (Frank) is a cognitive neuroscientist with engineering background.  His research interest is brain imaging methodologies including functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) & electroencephalogram (EEG) and their applications. His methodological research includes fNIRS and EEG data analysis methods and interface development.  His applied researches are using fNIRS to study human daily behavior accompanied brain responses, including pain evoked human brain response, different mental states while people are driving, and the pediatric brain responses in language acquisition, etc.

functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) Lab