Augusto Celso Lopes

Dr. Celso Lopes was born in Brazil in 1981. He received his MD degree (Magna Cum Laude) from Federal University of Ceara, Brazil in 2004. He completed residency in Internal Medicine and fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2005-11. Dr Lopes held a Postdoctoral Fellow position at the Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2013-14. Currently he works as director of the interventional cardiology center at Monte Klinikum Hospital, Fortaleza, Brazil. His research interests include medical devices, intravascular imaging, percutaneous coronary interventions, and structural heart disease.

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Optimized Automated Segmentation and 3D Reconstruction Using Intracoronary Optical Coherence Tomography
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