Amin Katouzian

Amin Katouzian received the B.S. degree from Sistan and Baluchestan University, Sistan Va Baluchestan, Iran, and the M.S. degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ, USA, in 1998 and 2004, respectively, both in electrical engineering, and the Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering from Columbia University, New York, NY, USA in 2011. During his Ph.D., he developed algorithms for ultrasound-based tissue characterization of atherosclerotic plaques. He has been a Senior Research Scientist at the Chair for Computer Aided Medical Procedures, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany, since 2011. His research interests include multidimensional medical image and signal analysis, computer-aided diagnosis and surgery, pattern recognition, and understanding of sensory data within surgical workflows.

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Lumen Segmentation in Intravascular Optical Coherence Tomography Using Backscattering Tracked and Initialized Random Walks
Intravascular imaging using optical coherence tomography (OCT) is commonly used in interventional cardiology for proper diagnosis and surgical planning. OCT provides high-­‐resolution images for detailed investigation of atherosclerosis induced thickening of the lumen wall resulting in arterial blockage and triggering... Read more