Gang Luo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology
Dr. Luo's prior experience as a research engineer, including his work with optics, image processing and biomedical engineering, has influenced his current research focus, which centers on assistive technology for visually impaired individuals. This line of research is based on understanding the mechanisms of the human visual system. His current research includes the development of portable collision warning devices for improving walking mobility and smartphone-based vision assistive technologies as well as studies on driving behaviors of visually impaired drivers.