Prof. Zhonghua Sun is a Professor and Head of Discipline of Medical Radiation Sciences at Curtin University, Australia. His research interests include diagnostic imaging, 3D medical image visualization and processing in cardiovascular disease, 3D printing medicine and COVID-19-related chest imaging and cardiovascular disease. He has published 5 books, 14 book chapters, and over 270 refereed journal papers in medical and medical imaging journals. He is a Fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography. He serves as an associate editor/academic editor for 6 journals and editorial board member for more than 30 international imaging/medical journals.
Dr. Gunasekaran Manogaran is currently working as a Big Data Scientist in University of California, Davis, USA. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science & Information Engineering, Asia University, Taiwan and Adjunct Faculty, in School of Computing, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, India. He is a visiting researcher/scientist in University of La Frontera, Colombia and International University of La Rioja, Spain. He received his Ph.D. from the Vellore Institute of Technology University, India. He received his Bachelor of Engineering and Master of Technology from Anna University, India and Vellore Institute of Technology University, India respectively. He is the author/co-author of more than 100 papers in conferences, book chapters and journals including IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems, IEEE Internet of Things, IEEE Intelligent System, IEEE Access, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications. For more details, (http://gunasekaranmanogaran.com/).
Dr. Keon W. Kang, a nuclear medicine physician, is a professor and the Chairman of the Department of Nuclear Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine. He received an M.D. degree from Seoul National University College of Medicine (1991). He received Ph.D. in Medical Science at Seoul National University College of Medicine (2001). He has worked as Chief, Department of Nuclear Medicine, National Cancer Center, Korea (2000- 2007). He studied molecular imaging at Pf. Sam Gambhir’s lab as a visiting scientist of Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (2003-2004). His research areas are in vivo molecular imaging & nanomedicine.
Dr. Paolo Spinnato has been working at 'Rizzoli' Orthopaedic Institute since June 2012, as Radiology specialist. His activity is focused on both diagnostic and interventional radiology. Paolo Spinnato has been working as a contract Professor at the University of Bologna since 2016. In 2007, he got a degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Bologna, with a score of 110/110 cum laude. In 2012, he did specialization in Radiology from the University of Bologna, with a score of 70/70 cum laude. He is the author of about 160 scientific publications (80 articles in peer reviewed journals, 2 chapters' book, more than 70 congress abstracts. He is editorial board member of 'Technology in Cancer Management and Research' (IF=3.4), 'BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders' (IF=2). Besides, he is also the referee for several scientific journals including 'European Radiology', 'Academic Radiology', 'American Journal of Roentgenology – AJR', 'Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging', 'Cancer', etc. with more than 150 revisions performed. He has performed research activity in several fields of imaging musculoskeletal radiology, skeletal oncology, interventional radiology, and general radiology. His medical activity includes image-guided interventional procedures with particular expertise in CT-guided bone biopsy, CT-guided thermal ablation for bone tumors, US-guided biopsy of soft tissue and several US-guided procedures, musculoskeletal oncology.
Prof. Dominique Persano Adorno, Ph.D. in Applied Physics, is an Associate Professor of Applied Physics in the Department of Physics and Chemistry "E. Segrè" at the University of Palermo. Her current research interests include the study of complex systems and the development of mathematical models of stochastic dynamics of non-linear systems out of equilibrium: i) noise-induced effects on the dynamics of polymers in the presence of a metastable state (in order to study the polymer translocation through membranes); ii) resistance appearance in cancer therapy, by modeling the stochastic evolutionary dynamics of leukemic cells; iii) processing and modelization of biomedical signals.
Prof. Xiangzhi Bai is a Professor at the Beihang University. Professor Bai focuses on artificial intelligence, image processing, and biomedical engineering. He has published more than 100 journal papers including the top journal papers, such as Nature Machine Intelligence, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging and so on. He has more than 40 patents to his credit.
Dr. Venkatesan Rajinikanth is a Professor in the Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering at St. Joseph’s College of Engineering, Chennai 600119, Tamilnadu, India. He has published a number of research works in journals, book chapters and conference proceedings. His main research interests include Medical Imaging, Machine learning, Deep Learning and Computer Aided Diagnosis as well as Data Mining.
Dr. Natale Quartuccio is a consultant in Nuclear Medicine at the A.R.N.A.S. Ospedali Civico Di Cristina Benfratelli, Palermo, Italy. In 2009, he graduated from the Medical School of the University of Palermo. In 2015, he completed his specialty training in Nuclear Medicine at the University of Messina and an MD (Doctor of Medicine) at the School of Health Sciences (Division of Informatics, Imaging & Data Sciences) of the University of Manchester in 2019. Dr. Quartuccio has been a visiting researcher and clinical research fellow in various national and international research institutes. In 2012 (June-November), he was a recipient of the Bradley-Alavi Student Fellowship at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA and visiting student at the University of Turin (August 2013-March 2014). He was also appointed as a Clinical Research Fellow (October 2015-June 2017) at the Wolfson Molecular Imaging Centre, University of Manchester, UK and as an Honorary Clinical Fellow at the Nuclear Medicine Department of the Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (February 2016 - May 2017). His research interests include conventional nuclear medicine, applications of PET imaging to the oncological field and hypoxia imaging.
Prof. Jianhua Liu obtained his master’s degree in medical imaging from Kunming Medical University, and PhD in inorganic chemistry from Chemistry College of Jilin University. He worked as a visiting scholar in Ulm University in Germany (2019). He currently works as Chief physician and Professor, Vice Director, Department of Radiology, the Second Hospital of Jilin University, China. Prof. Liu has authored more than 60 scientific papers in the medicinal chemistry field (h-index: 27), including ACS Nano, Theranostics, Curr Top Med Chem, Curr Med Imaging Rev etc. His research mainly focused on Medical imaging and therapy.
Muhammad Sharif, Ph.D. (IEEE Senior Member) is Associate Professor at COMSATS University Islamabad, Wah Campus Pakistan. He has worked one year in Alpha Soft UK based software house in 1995. He is OCP in Developer Track. He is in teaching profession since 1996 to date. His research interests are Medical Imaging, Biometrics, Computer Vision, Machine Learning and Agriculture Plants. He is being awarded with COMSATS Research Productivity Award since 2011-2018. He served in TPC for IEEE FIT 2014-19 and currently serving as Associate Editor for IEEE Access, Guest Editor of Special Issues, and reviewer for well reputed journals. He also headed the department from 2008 to 2011 and achieved the targeted outputs. He has more than 215+ research publications in IF, SCI, and ISI journals as well as in national and international conferences and obtained 250+ Impact Factor. He has supervised 04 PhD (CS) and 50+ MS (CS) theses to date.
Dr Antonio Siniscalchi is a MD, Neurologist, Responsible of Cerebrovascular disease and Neurosonology in the Department of Neurologyand Stroke Unit "Annunziata" Hospital of Cosenza, Italy. He is adjunct professor at the Department of Pharmacology Department of Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Catanzaro "Magna Graecia". He is Member of National Comitee of Italian National Society of Neurovascular Disease (SINV) and Editor in Chief of Newletter SINV. Editorial board in various International Medical and Neurological Journals. He is peer reviewer for Stroke, Neurology, European Journal of Neurology etc. He is author and co-author of scientific publications in neurology, neuropharmacology and neurosonology. Research Interest are: Neurosonology, Stroke, Epilepsy, Neuropharmacology.
Dr. Ahmed Shihab Ahmed Albahri (A. S. Albahri) is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI), Malaysia. He received his Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from UPSI, Malaysia. He is working as a senior lecturer at the UOITC University and Informatics Institute for Postgraduate Studies (IIPS), Iraq. Dr. Albahri is a specialist in Medical Informatics and Health Sciences. His research interests include Expert System, Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM), Artificial Intelligence, and Information Security. He is an editorial member and reviewer in various high impact prestigious journals by Clarivate Analytics.
I am a nuclear medicine physician with a research background. I received my degree in Medicine at the University of Palermo and my specialty certicate in Nuclear Medicine at the University of Messina. I've been working as a visiting researcher and clinical research fellow in various research institutes in Italy (University of Turin), USA (Bradley-Alavi Student Fellowship at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA) and UK (MD, Wolfson Molecular Imaging Centre - University of Manchester). I am currently working as Nuclear Medicine Consultant in Palermo, Italy. The main topics of my research include nuclear medicine, PET imaging and oncology.
Dr. Zhang completed his Ph.D. from the Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong in 2007. Currently, he is serving as a Professor (Ph.D. Supervisor) at the School of Biomedical Engineering, Shenzhen Campus, Sun Yat-Sen University, China. His main research area consists of image and signal processing: Integrate advanced computer vision techniques, physical model and signal processing theory to understand the complex physiological systems from measurement data. Big data and machine learning: Design machine learning algorithms to process big data from clinical and biological fields. Translation from engineering to clinics: Finding the bridge to translate the engineering techniques to understand physiological systems over clinical study.
Dr. Ernesto Roldan-Valadez, M.D., M.Sc., D.Sc. is appointed Researcher in Medical Sciences at the General Hospital of Mexico, consultant radiologist in Medical Imaging and Academic Publishing for public and private institutions in Mexico and other countries. He also performs activities as Professor at some of the top Medical Schools in Mexico and Europe. Dr. Roldan-Valadez holds membership in Mexico, Europe, and the USA (ARRS, RSNA, ESR, SMRI). He publishes articles related to medical imaging since 1997. In 2017, he became a member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences. Until October 2019, he had 65 publications indexed in the US National Library of Medicine.
Brij B. Gupta received PhD degree from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India in the area of Information and Cyber Security. In 2009, he was selected for Canadian Commonwealth Scholarship awarded by Government of Canada. He published more than 250 research papers in International Journals and Conferences of high repute. He has visited several countries, i.e. Canada, USA, Japan, Malaysia, UK, Spain, China, Italy, Thailand, Hong-Kong, Australia, etc to present his research work. His biography was selected and published in the 30th Edition of Marquis Who's Who in the World, 2012. Dr. Gupta also received Young Faculty research fellowship award from Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India in 2018. He is also working as principal investigator of various R&D projects. Moreover, he is serving as associate editor and reviewer of various reputed journals. At present, Dr. Gupta is working as Assistant Professor in National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra India. His research interest includes Information security, Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, Web security, Intrusion detection and network performance evaluation.
Francesco Bertagna is an associate Professor and medical doctor of senior staff of Nuclear Medicine Unit (Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Radiological Sciences, and Public Health, University of Brescia; Nuclear Medicine Unit, Department of Diagnostic Imaging of Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy). His main field of expertise is PET/CT and he is an Author of many scientific papers and investigator of many research projects.
Bedri Seven graduated in School of Medicine from the Ege University (1993-1999), and completed residency program in Nuclear Medicine. He is currently working as an attending physician at Department of Nuclear Medicine, Amasya University. His research interests include diagnostic nuclear medicine in cardiology and oncology.
Dr. Giuseppe De Vincentis, M.D., Ph.D., has more than 25 years of experience in Nuclear Medicine. Currently, he is Associate Professor of Nuclear Medicine, in the Department of Radiological, Oncological and Pathological Sciences, at Sapienza University of Rome, Italy. He has authored/co-authored over 130 peer-reviewed journal articles, 10 proceedings articles, more than 100 abstracts and several invited lectures, dealing with several fields of application of nuclear medicine techniques, such as cardiology, pneumology, muscular disease, oncology, clinical application of new imagers, therapeutical applications of alpha emitters nuclides (TaT), etc.
Dr. Luca Filippi works as a Nuclear Medicine Specialist in the Nuclear Medicine Department of “Santa Maria Goretti” Hospital in Latina (Italy). He is an adjunct professor of Technology in Medical Science at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. Dr. Filippi's main field of interest is the clinical and translational application of imaging with PET/SPECT probes for the identification of pathology (tumors and neurodegenerative disorders) at a molecular level. More recently, he focused on theranostics, the medical discipline combining diagnostics and target-therapy. Dr. Filippi serves as reviewer for several international journals and has over 80 scientific contributions.
Gang Liu received his MD degree from North Sichuan Medical College (China) in 2002 and PhD degree from Sichuan University (China) in 2009. Subsequently, He focused his training on nanomedicine and molecular imaging at the National Institutes of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health. In 2012, he joined the Center for Molecular Imaging and Translational Medicine, Xiamen University. Currently he is a Full Professor of Biomedical and Bioengineering and his research interests include biomaterials, theranostics, and molecular imaging.
Guy Cloutier obtained his B.Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering (84), and M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering (86, 90). Between the years 90-92, he was a post-doctoral fellow at The Pennsylvania State University with Prof. K. Kirk Shung. Dr. Cloutier is Director of the Laboratory of Biorheology and Medical Ultrasonics at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Center, Professor in the Department of Radiology, Radio-oncology and Nuclear Medicine, and Member of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Montreal. He has published more than 180 peer-reviewed articles in these fields, holds 12 patents, licensed two technologies, and was recipient of the National Scientist award of the Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec (2004-2009).
Dr. Cohen has a BA in Chemistry from Brooklyn College and an MD from SUNY-Downstate. He is a specialist in Ultrasound with ABR board certification and a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Pediatric Imaging.
He has attained fellowship status in the American College of Radiology (ACR), the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.
He is Chairman and Professor of Radiology at University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis. He is Radiologist-in-Chief at LeBonheur Children's Hospital. He is Editor-in-Chief of ACR's CPI educational modules (published 6x/year) and an Associate editor or on the editorial board of J Ultrasound Med, Ultrasound Quarterly, RadioGraphics and ACR's Case-in-Point.
Alberto Cuocolo is full professor of Diagnostic Imaging, director of the Nuclear Medicine and Sport Medicine Unit, director of the Specialization School in Nuclear Medicine and director of the Ph.D. Course in Biomorphological and Surgical Sciences of the University of Naples Federico II in Italy. He is author of more than 330 scientific publications and more than 50 book chapters. He served as president of the Section of Nuclear Medicine of the UEMS and of the European Association of Nuclear Medicine. He is associate editor of the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, section editor of Current Cardiovascular Imaging Reports, and member of the editorial board of several scientific international journals.
David M. Goldenberg, Sc.D., M.D. is Founder and Chairman of Immunomedics, Inc. He also serves as Chief Scientific Officer and Chief Patent Officer of the company. He is Chairman of the Board of Directors of IBC Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a subsidiary of Immunomedics. Dr. Goldenberg was also the founder and president of the Center for Molecular Medicine and Immunology, and its clinical unit, the Garden State Cancer Center.
Dr. Goldenberg obtained his M.D. degree,
He has written or co-authored approximately 1,800 journal articles, book chapters, and abstracts on cancer research, detection and treatment, particularly in radioimmunodetection and radioimmunotherapy.
Steven R. Goldstein, MD is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of Gynecologic Ultrasound at New York University School of Medicine. He is currently President-Elect for The International Menopause Society. He is past President and Fellow of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. He is a past President of the North American Menopause Society. He is a past Chairman of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Section. He was the author of their Technical Bulletin “Ultrasound in Gynecology” and their practice guidelines on SERMs (Selective Estrogen Receptor Moderators). He is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. In 2016 he received the Clarkson Award from NAMS for lifetime achievement in menopause research.
Professor Andrea Laghi is Professor of Radiology at ‘Sapienza’ University of Rome and Medical Director of “Advanced Diagnostic Imaging” Unit at I.C.O.T. University Hospital, Latina/IT. He is also certified in Nuclear Medicine. His research interests lie in Abdominal Imaging and Oncology, including hybrid imaging. He currently is a member of the Executive Committee of ESGAR and ESOI, member of EIBALL, member of Award Committee of RSNA and he is the ESR representative in the EU Expert Group on Cancer Control and ESGAR delegate at the General Assembly of United European Gastroenterology (UEG). Prof. Laghi is Honorary Member of SEDIA, the Spanish Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology, and of the Iranian Society of Radiology.
Dr Franca Podo, Laurea in Physics (DrSci) at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, has been for about thirty years Research Director at the Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS, Rome), where she acted as Head of the “Physical Biochemistry”and “Molecular and Cellular Imaging” Units. She has been Project Leader for three EU Concerted Actions on clinical applications of MRI/MRS; scientific coordinator of the High Breast Cancer Risk Italian studies (HIBCRIT) and PI of research projects on the significance of MRS signals as signatures of cancer metabolic reprogramming and response to treatment (177 publications, 26 book chapters; co-editor of five books).
Dr. Schober obtained a doctorate (Ph.D.) in Physics from the Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany, and finished study of Medicine with a M.D.-Thesis at the Medical School Hannover, Germany. He has published more than 600 scientific publications. Dr. Schober is full Professor of Nuclear Medicine at the University of Münster, Germany. Dr. Schober is also Member and Delegate for Scientific Academies (acatech, National Academy of Science and Engineering; Union of the German Academy of Sciences and Humanities). Dr. Schober was the founding Director of the European Institute for Molecular Imaging (2007). He was and is Editor-in-Chief and Board member of different scientific Journals.
Thomas D. Scholz, M.D., is a pediatric cardiologist. He did post-doctoral training in the Laboratory of Cardiac Energetics at NIH from 1991-1993 before joining the The University of Iowa in 1993. He has held several leadership positions at Iowa including Interim Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics from 2011-2013 and Faculty Fellow in the Office of the Vice President of Research from 2013-2016. He currently serves as Director, Division of Child and Community Health, where he oversees grants and contracts totaling close to $10 million per year to support services for children and youth with special health care needs.
Dr. Ge Wang is Clark & Crossan Chair Professor and the Director of the Biomedical Imaging Center, RPI, USA. He authored the papers on the first spiral/helical cone-beam/multi-slice CT algorithm. Currently, there are over 100 million medical CT scans yearly with a majority in the spiral cone-beam mode. He pioneered bioluminescence tomography. His group published the first papers on interior tomography and omni-tomography (“all-in-one”) to acquire diverse datasets simultaneously (“all-at-once”). His results were featured in Nature, Science, and PNAS, and recognized with awards. He wrote >430 peer-reviewed journal publications. He is Dellow of the IEEE, SPIE, OSA, AIMBE, AAPM, and AAAS.
Carmela Visalli, MD, PhD, Radiologists, is engaged as researcher in the Division of Radiology of the “Department of Biomedical and Dental Sciences and Morphofunctional Imaging" of University of Messina (Italy). She earned a PhD in the field of Radiological Imaging from University of Messina in 2003. Her interest covers all diagnostic imaging, with main interest in ultrasound and computed tomography. Her Research interest in diagnostic imaging is related to several clinical fields such as pediatrics, musculoskeletal diseases, peripheral nerve disease, thoraco-abdominal trauma, liver and kidney focal lesions. She has Co-authored many scientific papers, book chapters and meeting abstract related to medical imaging and has served as Reviewer for several international journals.
Dr Georgios D. Panos received his medical degree from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 2007. Following his graduation, he attended a Cataract & Anterior Segment research fellowship in Ophthalmology at Papageorgiou Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece (2007-2009). He completed his residency training in Ophthalmology at the Cantonal Hospital of Fribourg, Switzerland, at the University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Greece and at the Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland and received his Certificate of Completion of Training in 2013. From October 2012 to December 2014 he was "Chef de Clinique" (Chief Resident – Junior Faculty Staff Member) in Neuro- ophthalmology & Paediatric Ophthalmology at the Geneva University Hospitals and Tutor of Ophthalmology at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland. In 2013 he obtained his Doctorate Degree in Medicine (research MD, Clinical Research in Medical Retina, Ophthalmology) from the University of Geneva, Switzerland. He received advanced training (fellowship) in Cataract Surgery, Medical Retina and Vitreoretinal Surgery at the Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust, University of Cambridge, UK and at Whipps Cross University Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK. From 2015 to 2019, he was Invited Faculty Staff Member in the context of the postgraduate Master Degree program “Imaging in Ophthalmology” at the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece. Dr Panos serves as Associate Editor of Drug Design Development and Therapy and on the Editorial Board of the Journal of International Medical Research. He is also full member of the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME).
Dr. Monjoy Saha is working as a research scientist at the Department of Biomedical Informatics, Emory University-School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States. He has a strong background in biomedical engineering. Dr. Saha has completed his Ph.D. in machine learning and medical imaging from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal, India. He is serving as an invited reviewer of many journals including IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, Informatics in Medicine Unlocked, Elsevier, Journal of Digital Imaging, Springer, etc. His main focused area is biomedical data analysis using deep learning. He has published many papers in this domain.
Dr. Dilbag Singh is currently working as an assistant professor in Manipal University Jaipur, India. He has published 23 papers in SCI/SCIE indexed journals. He has filed 4 patents. His research interest includes digital image processing, machine learning, data science, meta-heuristic techniques, and wireless sensor networks.
Prof R. S. Hegadi obtained PhD in Medical Image Segmentation and Analysis under the guidance of Dr. B. V. Dhandra, in the Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. He is presently serving as a Professor and Head Department of Computer Science at Solapur University, Solapur. His areas of research are Digital image processing, Computer vision, Medical image analysis, Document image analysis, Biometrics, Data and image mining. He has contributed in 66 international journals having citations around 741. He also attended 57 international and 7 national conferences.
Dr. Kaan Orhan, DDS MSc MHM Ph.D., BBA is a Professor of DentoMaxilloFacial Radiology at Ankara University and a board member of Medical Design Application and Research Center (MEDITAM) at Ankara University, Turkey, and a visiting Professor at the Faculty of Medical Dentistry at the Medical University of Lublin, Poland and a visiting Professor at the OMFS- IMPATH Research Group, Department of Imaging and Pathology, University of Leuven, Belgium. He received his degree in 1998 and completed his Ph.D. and specialization in Maxillofacial Radiology in 2002 at Osaka University, Japan, and Ankara University, Turkey. He is the editor of several journals, including & BMC Medical Imaging & Radiology: Open Access and Oral Radiology and a reviewer for more than 50 different journals in his field. He has written or co-authored more than ten books in English and Turkish as well as over 250 scientific publications in international peer-reviewed journals. His research interests include Artificial Intelligence (AI) I, machine Learning, Micro-CT, CT, CBCT, and MRI, ultrasound (USG), head and neck radiology.
Dr Ayush Dogra is currently working as CSIR-NPDF at CSIR- CSIO (Research Lab- Government of India) at Chandigarh, India. He has also worked as a Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, UIET, PANJAB UNIVERSITY. His doctoral research focuses on devising a novel and innovative, market-oriented mechanisms for medical image fusion. He has published numerous papers in well-reputed journals and conferences. He is currently doing editorial/reviewing work for various highly reputed SCI/SCIE journals. His research areas primarily are image fusion, image enhancement, image registration and image denoising.
Paolo Spinnato studied ‘Medicine and Surgery’ at the University of Bologna (2001-2007). He attended residency (Radiology) at the University of Bologna (2008-2012) and graduated with a score of 70/70 cum laude. His scientific thesis in the field of musculoskeletal oncology was later published in the ‘European Journal of Radiology.’ Since 2012, he works at Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute in Bologna as a radiology specialist. His research and clinical activity focus on both diagnostic and interventional radiology. His main field of expertise is in musculoskeletal radiology. He has authored more than 100 scientific publications (33 papers in peer-reviewed journals, 2 book chapters and more than 60). Dr. Spinnato serves as a reviewer for several medical journals (‘Academic Radiology’, ‘Cancer Management and Research’, ‘BMJ Case Reports’, ‘Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology’, ‘BMC Medical Imaging’).
Dr. Hong Lin received his PhD in Computer Science and was a postdoctoral research associate at Purdue University, an assistant research officer at the National Research Council, Canada, and a software engineer at Nokia, Inc. Dr. Lin is currently a professor in University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) Houston, TX. His research interests include data analytics, human-centered computing, and parallel/distributed computing. He is a senior member of the ACM.