Junghun Cho

Junghun Cho

Junghun Cho

Professional Summary:

My research focuses on developing novel magnetic resonance imaging techniques for the quantification of clinically relevant tissue properties, including cerebral oxygenation, and its clinical application in neurologic disorders. We perform research in biophysics modeling, data processing, validation, and clinical application.

Education and Training:

  • PhD, Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University (2019)
  • MS, Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison (2010)
  • BS, Physics, University of Michigan Ann Arbor (2008)


  • Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University at Buffalo, State University of New York (2022-present)
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Radiology, Weill Cornell Medicine (2020–2022)
  • Researcher (military duty), Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (2013–2014)
  • Researcher (military duty), Korea Basic Science Institute (2011–2012)

Awards and Honors:

  • National Institute of Health Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00) (2021)

Research Expertise:

  • Biophysics modeling and data processing in magnetic resonance imaging
  • Quantitative mapping of cerebral oxygenation

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Professional Memberships:

  • Member; ISMRM (2015–present)

Service Activities:

  • Phenomics; Reviewer (2022)
  • Frontiers in Neuroscience; Reviewer (2022)
  • Frontiers in Neuroscience; Topic Editor (2022–present)
  • Scientific Reports; Reviewer (2021)
  • NMR in Biomedicine; Reviewer (2019)

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Contact Information

328 Bonner Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
Phone: 716-645-9161