Xian Du

University of Massachusetts

Dr. Xian Du is an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and the Institute for Applied Life Sciences at UMass Amherst. His research areas include high-resolution, large-area and fast-speed sensing, machine vision, and pattern recognition technologies for the roll-to-roll flexible electronics printing process and personalized health monitoring devices. Dr. Xian Du earned his doctoral degree in the Programming of Innovation of Manufacturing Systems and Technology from Singapore-MIT Alliance. Before joining UMass, Dr. Xian Du was a research scientist at MIT. He invented concentric circular trajectory scanning and image-matching methods for roll-to-roll manufacturing and human health monitoring. Dr. Xian Du is a recipient of the 2020 NSF Career award.