Liang He
DPhil DIC MSc BEng
Associate Professor
Tel: 07598 660031
College: Kellogg College
Location: The Podium Institute, Old Road Campus Research Building, Oxford OX3 7DQ

Professor Liang He obtained his PhD at Imperial College London in 2020 with a focus on AI and medical robotics, developing virtual simulators and wearables for medical training as a key researcher in the EPSRC Motion and RoboPatient projects. In early 2021, he joined the Oxford Robotics Institute with the Embodied Intelligence Program to develop soft-sensing skin for robots working with humans. He was awarded an Oxford University Enterprise and Innovation Fellowship and an Ideas2Impact Fellowship from the Saïd Business School in 2022, and has worked extensively on the development of a novel protective helmet design with significant potential to reduce head injuries in sport. He joined the Podium Institute as an Associate Professor in 2023, with special focus on the use soft robotics, biosensors, haptic and VR, and wearable robotics in combination with Artificial Intelligence to minimise injury and accelerate rehabilitation from sports injury.