Xiaoguang Lu received the BS and MS degrees from the Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, China, in 1997 and 2000, respectively, and the PhD degree in computer science from Michigan State University in 2006. From 2000 to 2001, he was a visiting student at Microsoft Research Asia. He worked as a summer research intern at Siemens Corporate Research and Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories in 2002 and 2003, respectively. He is currently with Siemens Corporate Research, developing computational models for medical image analysis across multiple modalities. His research interests include pattern recognition, computer vision, machine learning. He is a member of the IEEE.