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Di Wu obtained his B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Wuhan University of Technology (China), and M.Sc. degree in Medical Engineering and Technology with a specialization in medical robotics from Technical University of Munich (TUM). In 2017, he was a visiting researcher funded by the Swiss European Mobility Programm at École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland. Since spring 2018, he wrote his Master’s thesis and worked as a research assistant at the Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics (LCSR) at Johns Hopkins University (Maryland, USA), under the guidance of Prof. Iulian Iordachita, on the design of a body-mounted MRI-conditional robot for percutaneous interventions. Meanwhile, he worked closely with Prof. Kevin Cleary at Children’s National Medical Center (Washington DC, USA) to execute experiments in the MRI environment. He was the recipient of Finalist of Best Paper Awards IEEE-ISMR 2019.

Di is currently a member of the Robot Assisted Surgery group at KU Leuven with Prof. Emmanuel Vander Poorten, and co-supervised by Prof. Jenny Dankelman at TU Delft, Netherland. He is an active student member of IEEE, IEEE Robotics & Automation Society and IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society.

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