J-BHI publishes original papers describing recent advances in the field of biomedical and health informatics where information and communication technologies intersect with health, healthcare, life sciences and biomedicine.
Lambros Athanasiou was born in Ioannina, Greece, in 1985. He received his diploma degree from the Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, University of the Aegean, Greece, in 2009 and the PhD degree from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Ioannina, Greece, in 2015. Dr. Athanasiou is currently working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA. His research interests include medical image processing, biomedical engineering, decision support and medical expert systems.
JBHI, Featured ArticlesPosition Paper on Computational Cardiology
Computational cardiology is the scientific field devoted to the development of methodologies that enhance our mechanistic understanding, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. In this regard, the field embraces the extraordinary pace of discovery in imaging, computational modeling and cardiovascular... Read more
Posted on 28 DEC 2018
JBHI, Featured ArticlesOptimized Automated Segmentation and 3D Reconstruction Using Intracoronary Optical Coherence Tomography
Lambros Athanasiou, Farhad Rikhtegar Nezami, Micheli Zanotti Galon, Augusto Celso Lopes, Pedro Alves Lemos, José M de la Torre Hernandez, Eyal Ben-Assa, Elazer R. Edelman
Real time segmentation and three-dimensional (3D) reconstruction of the coronary arteries is challenging and limited by the increased computational time of the developed computer-aided methods. We present a novel and time-efficient method for intracoronary lumen detection which produces 3D coronary... Read more
Posted on 29 JUN 2018