ESRs /PhDs

ESR 1:  Andrea Teatini

Andrea-240x300ESR at IVC, Oslo University Hospital, in the project Navigation and Stereo-camera laparoscopic registration to pre-operative CT/MRI and intra-operative US.

Education: Bachelors in Biomedical Engineering, Politecnico of Milan and Masters with specialization in Biomechatronics, Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands.

Nationality: Italy

ESR 2:  Pravda Jith Ray Prasad

Pravda-231x300ESR at IVC, Oslo University Hospital, in the project Automatic Feature Extraction and Segmentation of Liver Using the Combination of DeepLearning and Traditional Methods. See Video

Education: BTech and MTech in Computer Science, from Cochin University of Science & Technology (CUSAT), India.

Nationality: India

ESR 3 Egidijus Pelanis

Egidijus-252x300ESR at IVC, Oslo University Hospital, in the project: Clinical assessment and validation of navigation system during laparoscopic liver interventions. See Video

Education: Medical Doctor (MD) diploma, Vilnius University Hospital, Lithuania.

Nationality: Sweden

ESR 4:  Nitin Satpute

Nitin-238x300ESR at UCO, in the project: GPU acceleration for enhancement and denoising of pre-operative and intra-operative images See Video

Education: BE in  Electronics & Telecommunication from Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering, India, ME in Embedded Systems from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India.

Nationality: India

ESR 5: Orestis Zachariadis


ESR at UCO, in the project Heterogeneous parallel computing for image registration algorithms See Video

Education: MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Nationality: Greece

ESR 6:  Rabia Naseem

RabiaNaseemESR at NTNU in the project: Cross-modality guided image enhancement See Video

Education: BSc (Honours) in Software Engineering and MSc in Software Engineering from University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, Pakistan.

Nationality: Pakistan

ESR 7:  Shanmugapriya Survarachakan

PriyaESR at NTNU in the project: Fast and automatic extraction of liver, vessels and tumor from both pre-operative CT/MR and intra- operative ultrasound in laparoscopic surgery See Video

Education: Masters in Biomedical Computing with professional experience in computer vision & image processing.

Nationality: India

ESR 8:  Zohaib Amjad Khan

Zohaib_Amjad_Khan-e1512481533419ESR at UP13 in the project: Multimodal medical image quality assessment See Video

Education:  M.Sc. Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies, KIT, Germany. Bachelors of Engineering (B.E.) Electrical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan.

Nationality: Pakistan

ESR 9:  Raluca-Maria Sandu

RSandu_UNIBE-229x300ESR at  UNIBE in the project: Quantitative assessment of ablation treatments for liver tumors – image based efficacy analysis and predictive modelling See Video

Education: M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering, RWTH Aachen, GermanyB.Sc. Automatic Control and Applied Informatics Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania

Nationality: Romania

ESR 10:  Benjamin Peter Eigl

Benjamin-269x300ESR at CAS in the project: Stereotactic, minimally-invasive ablation treatment of pancreatic cancer See Video

Education: BSc Medical Engineering FH Kärnten and MSc Health Care IT from FH Kärnten, Austria.

Nationality: Austria

ESR 11:  Ankit Gupta

AnkitESR at UNIBE in project: Framework for the detection and navigation of surgical tool during the laparoscopic surgery

Education: BTech in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Indore and MTech in Medical Imaging and Informatics Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India

Nationality: India

ESR 12:  Jean-Nicolas Brunet

JeanNicolasESR at INRIA in project: Characterization of boundary conditions for biomechanical modeling of liver See Video

Education: B.Sc. Computer sciences University of Montreal and M.Sc.A. Computer engineering from École polytechnique de Montréal (University of Montreal)

Nationality: Canada

ESR 13: Sergei Nikolaev

SergeiNikolav-180x300ESR at INRIA in the project: Identification and characterization of boundary conditions for patient-specific biomechanical simulation See Video

Education: Master’s Diploma in Software and Administration of Information Systems from Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics, Saint-Petersburg State University

Nationality: Russia

ESR 14:  Javier Pérez de Frutos


ESR at SINTEF in project: CT–LUS Registration for minimal invasive liver surgery  See Video

Education: Industrial Engineering Degree, ETS Ingenieros Industriales from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain,  and MSc Automation and Robotics, ETS Ingenieros Industriales, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Nationality: Spain

ESR 15: Maryam Gholinejad

ESR at TUD in project: User interaction and workflow analysis in minimally invasive liver surgery See Video

Education: Computer Engineering Degree. BSc and MSc in Computer Engineering from Tehran University, Tehran, Iran

Nationality: Iran

ESR 16: Chun-Feng Lai

5 : 7 HochformatESR at TUD in project: Workflow Sensing & Recording in Minimally Invasive Surgery See Video

Education: BSc in Mechanical Engineering from National Taiwan University, Taiwan and MSc in Biomedical Engineering from National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Nationality: Taiwan