BioMedIA successful at two computational challenges at MICCAI 2015

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Members of the BioMedIA group have been very successful at this year’s MICCAI computational challenges.PhD student Konstantinos Kamnitsas has won the ISLES 2015 challenge with his approach based on Multi-Scale Convolutional Neural Nets. Master student Isabel Lopez was ranked 2nd in the Automatic Intervertebral Disc Segmentation from MRI with her approach using classification forests with … Continued

9 papers accepted at MICCAI 2015

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We have 9 papers accepted at MICCAI 2015, including Flexible reconstruction and correction of unpredictable motion from stacks of 2D images: B. Kainz, A. Alansary, C. Malamateniou, K. Keraudren, M. Rutherford, J. V. Hajnal, D. Rueckert Multi-Level Parcellation of the Cerebral Cortex Using Resting-State fMRI: S. Arslan and D. Rueckert Automated Localization of Fetal Organs in MRI … Continued

5 papers accepted at IPMI 2015

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We have five papers accepted at IPMI 2015. The following papers will be presented: Joint Spectral Decomposition for the Parcellation of the Human Cerebral Cortex Using Resting-state fMRI – Salim Arslan, Sarah Parisot, Daniel Rueckert Self-Aligning Manifolds for Matching Disparate Medical Image Datasets – Christian Baumgartner, Alberto Gomez, Lisa Koch, James Housden, Christoph Kolbitsch, Jamie … Continued

Imperial Festival Demo

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We have demonstrated our work on Medical Augmented Reality at the 2015 Imperial Festival. It was great fun with lots of interaction with younger and older visitors.

iFIND project launched

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We have been granted an Innovative Engineering for Health Award of £10 million funded by the Wellcome Trust and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) to develop new computer guided ultrasound technologies that will allow screening of fetal abnormalities in an automated and uniform fashion. We will use state of the art techniques … Continued

BioMedIA in the BBC news

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“UK scientists have embarked on a six-year project to map how nerve connections develop in babies’ brains while still in the womb and after birth. By the time a baby takes its first breath many of the key pathways between nerves have already been made. And some of these will help determine how a baby … Continued

ERC Synergy Grant Awarded

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Professor Daniel Rueckert from the Biomedical Image Analysis (BioMedIA) Group, in conjunction with colleagues Professor David Edwards and Professor Joseph Hanjal from King’s College London and Professor Steve Smith from the University of Oxford, has been awarded a prestigious new ERC Synergy grant that promote partnerships in academic research. Entitled ‘The Developing Human Connectome Project’ … Continued

ISBI 2012

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We are involved in organizing next year’s ISBI in Barcelona. For more information look here.