Xu Cui is a research associate in neuroimaging in the department ofPsychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University. He has 13years of experience in brain imaging and has more than 10 publications withlarge impact. He is one of the pioneers in NIRS-based hyperscanning. He hasalso developed brain imaging software tools which are popular in fMRIcommunity. Cui learned meditation from Chan gurus Fufeng and Shizhao, and foundcommonality between the mechanism of brain and Chan. Cui hopes to contribute tothe bridge between modern technology and Chan. Cui is a scientific advisor inUCCC.