Vivian Biqing Ye

Vivian Biqing Ye

Title: Biomedical Engineer (Retired)
Location: Plano, Texas, United States

Vivian Biqing Ye, a retired biomedical engineer, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Engineers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the field of biomedical engineering.

Ms. Ye enjoyed a fulfilling career in biomedical engineering that spanned for more than four decades. Having most recently excelled as a research and development scientist on behalf of Instrumentation Laboratory in Lexington, Massachusetts, from 1994 until her retirement in 2004, she had previously found success in numerous capacities throughout the field of academia. To wit, Ms. Ye served as an associate scientist for the Northeast Deaconess Hospital at Harvard Medical School between 1990 and 1994, as well as an assistant and research fellow for the University of Florida College of Medicine from 1987 to 1990.

Prior to her immigration to the United States in 1987, Ms. Ye worked for more than two decades at the Chinese Academy of Science in Beijing, for which she was initially employed as an assistant at the Institute of Electronics in 1962. She began working for the Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics in 1964, and in 1985 became an associate professor due to the change in protocol in China. She remained at the institution until 1989. Ms. Ye’s exemplary performance in the field was born of her academic journey, during which time she earned a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science from Peking University in 1960 and 1962, respectively.

Well regarded for her scholarly output, Ms. Ye has contributed over 40 articles to various scientific journals, and co-authored “Pulse and CW Lasers” in 1977 and “Lasers in Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery” in 1990. She is also a prolific inventor, and holds patents for various laser medical devices. In a career suffused with highlights, Ms. Ye is most proud to have made extensive strides in optical and spectroscopic studies in animal models, and to have received such accolades as a research grant from the A. Ward Ford Memorial Institute in 1990 and an Outstanding Achievement Award for her work in science and technology from the city government of Shanghai in 1982.

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