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Wu, Yu-Te


Wu, Yu-Te  Professor


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, USA


Office : Information and Research Building Room 832

Phone:(02)2826-7169(office) (02)2826-7000 #6138(lab)

E-mail :
Consultation time : Tue 12:30 ~ 15:20
Field of Research



Research Interest

Medical image and signal processing, Medical engineering, EA information engineering

Aademic Masterpiece

1. Chia-Feng Lu, Wan-Yuo Guo, Feng-Chi Chang, Shang-Ran Huang, Yen-Chun Chou, Yu-Te Wu*. Hemodynamic Segmentation of Brain Perfusion Images with Delay and Dispersion Effects Using an Expectation-Maximization Algorithm. PLOS ONE, in press (Impact factor = 4.092, Rank: 12/85=14.1%).
2. Yuan-Lin Liao, Po-Shan Wang, Chih-I Hung, Chia-Feng Lu, Cheng-Ta Li, Ching-Po Lin, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Tung-Ping Su*, Yu-Te Wu*. Cortical Shape and Curvedness Analysis of Structural Deficits in Remitting and Non-remitting Depression. PLOS ONE, in press (Impact factor = 4.092, Rank: 12/85=14.1%).
3. Chia-Feng Lu, Po-Shan Wang, Yuan-Lin Lao, Hsiu-Mei Wu, Bing-Wen Soong*, Yu-Te Wu*. Pontocerebellar White Matter Degeneration Altered Brain Network Organization and Cortical Morphology in Multiple System Atrophy. BRAIN STRUCTURE & FUNCTION, published online, 2013 (Impact factor: 5.628, Rank: 1/21= 4.7%).
4. Chien-Han Lai, Yu-Te Wu. Fronto-occipital fasciculus, corpus callosum and superior longitudinal fasciculus tract alterations of first-episode, medication-naive and late-onset panic disorder patients. JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS 2013; (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.74;Rank: 15.45%)
5. Chien-Han Lai, Yu-Te Wu. Changes in gray matter volume of remitted first-episode, drug-naive, panic disorder patients after 6-week antidepressant therapy. JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH 2013;47(1):122-127 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.827;Rank: 13.64%)
6. Yuan-Lin Liao, Chia-Feng Lu, Chieh-Tsai Wu, Jiann-Der Lee, Shih-Tseng Lee, Yung-Nien Sun, Yu-Te Wu*. Using Three-Dimensional Multigrid-Based Snake and Multiresolution Image Registration for Reconstruction of Cranial Defect. MEDICAL & BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING & COMPUTING 2013;: (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.791;Rank: 25.77%)
7. Hui-Hsin Hu, Hui-Yun Chen, Chih-I Hung,Wan-Yuo Guo, Yu-Te Wu*. Shape and curvedness analysis of brain morphology using human fetal magnetic resonance images in utero. Brain Structure & Function 2013;: (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.982;Rank: 5.26%)
8. Chia-Feng Lu, Bing-Wen Soong, Hsiu-Mei Wu, Shin Teng, Po-Shan Wang, Yu-Te Wu*. Disrupted Cerebellar Connectivity Reduces Whole-Brain Network Efficiency in Multiple System Atrophy. MOVEMENT DISORDERS 2013;28(3):362-369 (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.48;Rank: 14.59%)
9. Yu-Te Wu, Kuo-Kai Shyu, Chii-Wen Jao, Yuan-Lin Liao, Tzu-Yun Wang, Hsiu-Mei Wu, Po-Shan Wang, Bing-Wen Soong. Quantifying cerebellar atrophy in multiple system atrophy of the cerebellar type (MSA-C) using three-dimensional gyrification index analysis. NEUROIMAGE 2012;61(1):1-9 (SCI).(Impact factor: 5.937;Rank: 2.65%)
10. Po-Shan Wang, Hung-Chieh Chen, Hsiu-Mei Wu, Jiing-Feng Lirng, Yu-Te Wu*, Bing-Wen Soong*. Association Between Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Measurements and CAG Repeat Number in Patients With Spinocerebellar Ataxias 2, 3, or 6. PLoS One 2012;7(10): e47479 (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.411;Rank: 13.95%)
11. Hsien-Lin Cheng, Chun-Jen Lin, Bing-Wen Soong, Pei-Ning Wang, Feng-Chi Chang, Yu-Te Wu, Kun-Hsien Chou, Ching-Po Lin, Pei-Chi Tu, I-Hui Lee. Impairments in cognitive function and brain connectivity in severe asymptomatic carotid stenosis. STROKE 2012;43(10):2567-2573 (SCI).(Impact factor: 5.756;Rank: 7.03%)
12. Tien-Wen Lee, Yu-Te Wu, Younger W.-Y. Yu, Hung-Chi Wu, Tai-Jui Chen. A smarter brain is associated with stronger neural interaction in healthy young females: A resting EEG coherence study. INTELLIGENCE 2012;40(1):38-48 (SSCI).(Impact factor: 3.168;Rank: 10.83%)
13. Chien-Han Lai, Yu-Te Wu. Fronto-temporo-insula gray matter alterations of first-episode, drug-naive and very late-onset panic disorder patients. JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS 2012;140(3):285-291 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.74;Rank: 15.45%)
14. Chien-Han Lai, Yu-Te Wu. Frontal regional homogeneity increased and temporal regional homogeneity decreased after remission of first-episode drug-naive major depressive disorder with panic disorder patients under duloxetine therapy for 6 weeks. JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS 2012;136(3):453-458 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.74;Rank: 15.45%)
15. Chien-Han Lai, Yu-Te Wu. Patterns of fractional amplitude of low-frequency oscillations in occipito-striato-thalamic regions of first-episode drug-naive panic disorder. JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS 2012;142(1-3):180-185 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.74;Rank: 15.45%)
16. Hui-Hsin Hu, Chih-I Hung, Yu-Te Wu, Hui-Yun Chen, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Wan-Yuo Guo. Regional quantification of developing human cortical shape with a three-dimensional surface-based magnetic resonance imaging analysis in utero. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE 2011;34(8):1310-1319 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.658;Rank: 32.22%)
17. Kuo-Kai Shyu,Yu-Te Wu, Tzong-Rong Chen, Hui-Yun Chen, Hui-Hsin Hu, and Wan-Yuo Guo. Measuring Complexity of Fetal Cortical Surface From MR Images Using 3-D Modified Box-Counting Method. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INSTRUMENTATION AND MEASUREMENT 2011;60(2):522-531 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.106;Rank: 44.94%)
18. Yuan-Lin Liao,Yung-Nien Sun, Wan-Yuo Guo, Yuan-Hwa Chou, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Yu-Te Wu*. A hybrid strategy to integrate surface-based and mutual-information-based methods for co-registering brain SPECT and MR images. Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing 2011;49(6):671-685 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.791;Rank: 25.77%)
19. Yuan-Lin Liao, Chia-Feng Lu, Yung-Nien Sun, Chieh-Tsai Wu, Jiann-Der Lee, Shih-Tseng Lee, Yu-Te Wu*. Three-dimensional reconstruction of cranial defect using active contour model and image registration. Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing 2011;49(2):203-211 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.791;Rank: 25.77%)
20. Chia-Feng Lu, Shin Teng, Chih-I Hung, Po-Jung Tseng, Liang-Ta Lin, Po-Lei Lee, Yu-Te Wu*. Reorganization of functional connectivity during the motor task using EEG time–frequency cross mutual information analysis. Clinical Neurophysiology 2011;122(8):1569-1579 (SCI).(Impact factor: 2.786;Rank: 34.59%)
21. Tien-Wen Lee, Yu-Te Wu, Younger W-Y Yu , Ming-Chao Chen. The implication of functional connectivity strength in predicting treatment response of major depressive disorder: a resting EEG study. PSYCHIATRY RESEARCH-NEUROIMAGING 2011;194(3):372-377 (SCI).(Impact factor: 2.064;Rank: 35.71%)
22. Chien-Han Lai, Yu-Te Wu. Duloxetine's modest short-term influences in subcortical structures of first episode drug-naive patients with major depressive disorder and panic disorder. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging 2011;194(2):157-162 (SCI).
23. Yen-Chun Chou, Chia-Feng Lu, Wan-Yuo Guo, Yu-Te Wu*. Blind source separation of hemodynamics from magnetic resonance perfusion brain images using independent factor analysis. International Journal of Biomedical Imaging 2010;2010:360568 (EI).
24. Kuo-Kai Shyu, Yu-Te Wu, Tzong-Rong Chen, Hui-Yun Chen, Hui-Hsin Hu, Wan-Yuo Guo. Analysis of fetal cortical complexity from MR images using 3D entropy based information fractal dimension. Nonlinear Dynamics 2010;61(3):363-372 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.741;Rank: 11.48%)
25. Hsueh-Chieh Lu, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Ching-Liang Lu, David M. Niddam, Yu-Te Wu, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Chou-Ming Cheng, Full-Young Chang, Shou-Dong Lee. Neuronal correlates in the modulation of placebo analgesia in experimentally-induced esophageal pain: a 3T-fMRI study. PAIN 2010;148(1):75-83 (SCI).(Impact factor: 5.355;Rank: 7.69%)
26. Cheng-Hao Tu, David M. Niddam, Hsiang-Tai Chao, Li-Fen Chen, Yong-Sheng Chen, Yu-Te Wu, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Jiing-Feng Lirng, Jen-Chuen Hsieh. Brain morphological changes associated with cyclic menstrual pain. PAIN 2010;150(3):462-468 (SCI).(Impact factor: 5.355;Rank: 7.69%)
27. Yu-Te Wu, Kuo-Kai Shyu, Chii-Wen Jao, Zun-Yun Wang, Hsiu-Mei Wu,Bing-Wen Soong,Po-Shan Wang. Fractal Dimension Analysis for Quantifying Cerebellar Morphological Change of Multiple System Atrophy of the Cerebellar Type (MSA-C) . NeuroImage 2010;49(1):539-551 (SCI).(Impact factor: 5.937;Rank: 2.65%)
28. Chien-Han Lai, Yuan-Yu Hsu, Yu-Te Wu. First episode drug-naive major depressive disorder with panic disorder: Gray matter deficits in limbic and default network structures. EUROPEAN NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY 2010;20(10):676-682 (SCI).(Impact factor: 4.201;Rank: 15.08%)
29. Yu-Te Wu, Kuo-Kai Shyu, Tzong-Rong Chen, Hui-Yun Chen, Hui-Hsin Hu, Wan-Yuo Guo. Using 3D FFT fractal dimension estimator to analysis the complexity of fetal cortical surface from MR images. Expert Systems with Applications 2010;37(8):6123-6127 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.926;Rank: 20.00%)
30. Hui-Hsin Hu, Wan-Yuo Guo, Hui-Yun Chen,Po-Shan Wang, Chih-I Hung, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Yu-Te Wu*. Morphological Regionalization using Fetal Magnetic Resonance (MR) Images of Normal Developing Brains. European Journal of Neuroscience 2009;29(8):1560-1567 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.658;Rank: 32.22%)
31. Po-Lei Lee, Li-Zen Shang, Yu-Te Wu, Chih-Hung Shu, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Yung-Yang Lin, Chi-Hsun Wu, Yu-Lu Liu, Chia-Yen Yang, Chia-Wei Sun, Kuo-Kai Shyu. Single-Trial Analysis of Cortical oscillatory Activities During Voluntary Movements Using Empirical Mode Decomposition (EMD) - based Spatiotemporal Approach. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2009;37(8):1683-1700 (SCI).(Impact factor: 2.376;Rank: 27.14%)
32. Lynn Y. L. Shih, Li-Fen Chen, Wen-Jui Kuo, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Yu-Te Wu, Ovid J. L. Tzeng, Jen-Chuen Hsieh. Sensory Acquisition in the Cerebellum: An fMRI Study of Cerebrocerebellar Interaction During Visual Duration Discrimination. CEREBELLUM 2009;8(6):116-126 (SCI).(Impact factor: 3.288;Rank: 38.91%)
33. Yu-Te Wu, Kuo-Kai Shyu, Tzong-Rong Chen, Wan-Yuo Guo. Using Three-Dimensional Fractal Dimension to Analyze the Complexity of Fetal Cortical Surface from Magnetic Resonance Images. Nonlinear Dynamics 2009;58(4):745-752 (SCI).(Impact factor: 1.741;Rank: 11.48%)


1. Chia-Feng Lu, Shin Teng, Hsiu-Mei Wu, Wei-Yuan Huang, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Yu-Te Wu*, Structural Connectivity for Human Bilateral Insulae Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging, 6432,18th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping,Beijing,2012
2. Shin Teng, Chia-Feng Lu, Wei-Yuan Huang, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Yu-Te Wu*, The modular organization of aesthetic experience in painters using resting-state fMRI, 6451,18th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping,Beijing,2012
3. Tzu-Yun Wang, Po-Shan Wang , Bin-Wen Soong, Hsiu-Mei Wu, Yu-Te Wu*, Quantification and classification of brain atrophy in spinocerebellar ataxia types 2, 3 and 6 using fractal analysis and linear discriminant analysis,2011 International Conference on Data Engineering and Internet Technology (DEIT 2011),Bali Dynasty Resort, Bali, Indonesia,2011
4. Lu, C. F., Teng, S., Wang, P. S., Yeh, T. C., Su, T. P., Hsieh, J. C. and Wu, Y. T.*, Investigation of Differences on Cortical Connectivity Between Patients With Major Depressive Disorder and Normal Subjects Using MR Diffusion Tensor Imaging,The 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Technology,ChengDu, China,2010
5. Lu, C. F., Teng, S., Wang, P. S., Yeh, T. C., Su, T. P., Hsieh, J. C. and Wu, Y. T.*, A Neuronal Fiber Tracking Study for Major Depressive Disorder Using MR Diffusion Tensor Imaging With Fiber Tractography,The 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Technology,ChengDu, China,2010
6. Teng, S., Lu, C. F., Wang, P. S., Yeh, T. C., Su, T. P., Hsieh, J. C. and Wu, Y. T.*, Investigation of Differences on Functional Connectivity in Major Depressive Disorder Using Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging,The 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Technology,ChengDu, China,2010
7. Yuan-Lin Liao, Yung-Nien Sun, Chieh-Tsai Wu, Chia-Feng Lu, Jiann-Der Lee, Shih-Tseng Lee, and Yu-Te Wu*, Skull-Based Registration of Intra-subject Brain CT Images: The Effects of Different Resolutions and Partial Contents,The 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Technology,ChengDu, China,2010
8. Yuan-Lin Liao, Chia-Feng Lu, Shang-Ran Huang, Shih-Tseng Lee, Jiann-Der Lee, Yung-Nien Sun, and Yu-Te Wu*, Skull-based registration of pre-operative CT images with intra-operative CT images for the application on partial skull reconstruction,The 5th Asian Conference on Computer Aided Surgery,Chang Bin, Taiwan,2009
9. YT Wu, CF Lu, SR Huang, FC Chang, WY Guo, Hemodynmaics Segregation Using Expectation-Maximization Algorithm Initialized by Hierarchical Clustering on MR Dynmaic Images from Patients with Unilateral Internal Carotid Artery Stenosis,World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering,Munich, Germany,2009
10. C.F. Lu, C.Y. Hung, P.J. Tseng, L.T. Lin, Z.Y. Wang, Y.T. Wu*, Recognition of Arm-Movement Electroencephalography (EEG) Using Motor-Related Intrinsic Mode Functions Filtering and Cross Mutual Information,World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering,Munich, Germany,2009