Yankun XU

Yankun Xu
Ph.D. Student, started Sep. 2020
Email: xuyankun@westlake.edu.cn
B.Eng. Shanghai Institute of Technology, and M.S. Chalmers University of Technology


Yankun XU received B.Eng. degree in Electronic Information Engineering from Shanghai Institute of Technology, Shanghai, China in 2016 and M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, in 2019. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree with Westlake University, Hangzhou, China. He has been a member of CenBRAIN research group, School of Engineering, Westlake University.

Research Interest and Project

His research interests include signal processing, machine/deep learning, and its hardware implementation on biomedical applications. He has participate several projects:

  • Deep learning algorithm design for improving epileptic seizure prediction.
  • Application of GAN to generate synthetic multi-channel EEG preictal signals.
  • Video-based behavior detection for epileptic seizure detection.

Representative Publications

[1] Xu, Y., Yang, J., & Sawan, M., "Trends and Challenges of Processing Measurements from Wearable Devices Intended for Epileptic Seizure Prediction", Journal of signal processing systems, 2021,1-8.
[2] Xu, Y., Yang, J., Zhao, S., Wu, H., & Sawan, M. "An End-to-End Deep Learning Approach for Epileptic Seizure Prediction". 2020 2nd IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Circuits and Systems (AICAS), 2020 (pp. 266-270): IEEE.