Dr. Feng is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the University of Connecticut (UConn). Dr. Feng received his baccalaureate and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Tsinghua University and the University of Oklahoma, respectively. He received his PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, where he started to gain interests in neural engineering and neurophysiology of the sensory systems. Afterwards, Dr. Feng conducted his post-doctoral training in visceral pain-related neuroscience at Pittsburgh Center for Pain Research. In 2015, Dr. Feng joined the faculty in the School of Engineering at UConn to lead a multi-disciplinary research team that brings in engineering approaches to advance the field of visceral pain and management. Dr. Feng has authored 30 peer-reviewed journal publications, 2 book chapters, and 41 conference publications/abstracts. Dr. Feng’s ongoing research is supported by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), National Science Foundation (NSF) and healthcare industry (i.e., Unilever Inc. and Allergan Inc.).
- University of Connecticut
- Storrs, CT