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Yue Cui, PhD  

Associate Professor  

Brainnetome Center and National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition  

Institute of Automation  

Chinese Academy of Sciences  

Beijing 100190, P. R. China  

Phone: +86 10 8254 4774  

Email: yue.cui@nlpr.ia.ac.cn 


Brief History 

  • 2016 - present, Associate professor, Brainnetome Center & NLPR, China  
  • 2012 - 2016, Assistant professor, Brainnetome Center & NLPR, China  
  • 2008 - 2012, Science and IT, University of Newcastle, Australia, PhD  
  • 2004 - 2007, Computer Science, Jilin University, China, MSc  
  • 2000 - 2004, Computer Science, Jilin University, China, BSc 

Research Interests 

  • Pattern recognition and deep learning  
  • Computer-aided diagnosis and prediction  
  • Imaging biomarkers investigation  
  • Imaging genetics  
  • Disorders of consciousness, schizophrenia and Alzheimer's disease 

Research Works 


1.     Cui Y, Li C, Liu B, Sui J, Song M, Chen J, et al. Consistent brain structural abnormalities and multisite individualised classification of schizophrenia using deep neural networks. Br J Psychiatry. 2022: 1-8.

2.     Cui Y, Huang H, Gao J, Jiang T, Zhang C, Yu S. Mapping blood traits to structural organization of the brain in rhesus monkeys. Cereb Cortex. 2022.

3.     Cui Y, Dong J, Yang Y, Yu H, Li W, Liu Y, et al. White matter microstructural differences across major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia: A tract-based spatial statistics study. J Affect Disord. 2020; 260: 281-6.

4.     Cui Y, Liu B, Song M, Lipnicki D, Li J, Xie S, et al. Auditory verbal hallucinations are related to cortical thinning in the left middle temporal gyrus of patients with schizophrenia. Psychol Med. 2018; 48(1): 115-22.

5.     Cui Y, Song M, Lipnicki DM, Yang Y, Ye C, Fan L, et al. Subdivisions of the posteromedial cortex in disorders of consciousness. Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 20: 260-6.

6.     Cui Y, Liu B, Zhou Y, Fan L, Li J, Zhang Y, et al. Genetic effects on fine-grained human cortical regionalization. Cereb Cortex. 2016; 26(9): 3732-43.

7.     Cui Y, Sachdev PS, Lipnicki DM, Jin JS, Luo S, Zhu W, et al. Predicting the development of mild cognitive impairment: A new use of pattern recognition. Neuroimage. 2012; 60(2): 894-901.

8.     Cui Y, Wen W, Lipnicki DM, Beg MF, Jin JS, Luo S, et al. Automated detection of amnestic mild cognitive impairment in community-dwelling elderly adults: a combined spatial atrophy and white matter alteration approach. Neuroimage. 2012; 59(2): 1209-17.

9.     Cui Y, Liu B, Luo S, Zhen X, Fan M, Liu T, et al. Identification of conversion from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's Disease using multivariate predictors. PLoS One. 2011; 6(7): e21896.

10.   Yan J#, Cui Y#, Li Q, Tian L, Liu B, Jiang T, et al. Cortical thinning and flattening in schizophrenia and their unaffected parents. Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2019; 15: 935. (Co-first author)

11.   Zheng F#, Cui Y#, Yan H, Liu B, Jiang T. The effects of a genome-wide supported variant in the CACNA1C gene on cortical morphology in schizophrenia patients and healthy subjects. Sci Rep. 2016; 6(1): 1-8. (Co-first author)

12.   He J#, Cui Y#, Song M, Yang Y, Dang Y, Jiang T, et al. Decreased functional connectivity between the mediodorsal thalamus and default mode network in patients with disorders of consciousness. Acta Neurol Scand. 2015; 131(3): 145-51. (Co-first author)

13.   Li J#, Cui Y#, Wu K, Liu B, Zhang Y, Wang C, et al. The cortical surface area of the insula mediates the effect of DBH rs7040170 on novelty seeking. Neuroimage. 2015; 117: 184-90. (Co-first author)