Professor Li Su

Subject: Psychiatry

Department/institution: Department of Psychiatry

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Professor Li Su is the head of the Artificial Intelligence and Computational Neuroscience Group ( He has a joint appointment as Principal Research Fellow in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Cambridge and Professor of Neuroimaging in the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Sheffield. Spanning over two universities, he leads a multi-disciplinary research group with members from neuroscience, psychology, medical, mathematics and computer science backgrounds. His research aim to combine innovative and original computational methods with the state-of-the-art brain imaging techniques (MEG/EEG, 7T MRI and PET) in understanding, detecting and developing treatments for neurological and psychiatric conditions. He is a Specialist Committee Member at National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), an Associate Editor for Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience and a member of Alzheimer's Society's Research Strategy Council. He has published several high impact papers, many of which have been widely cited and made a real impact on the field. Professor Su has been awarded several grants and fellowships including a prestigious senior fellowship from Alzheimer’s Research UK. In 2015, he was given the International College of Geriatric Psychoneuropharmacology Junior Investigator Award.