Stéphane G. Carlier

Stéphane G. Carlier received the M.D. degree from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussel, Belgium, in 1996, and the Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering from Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands, in 2001. He is currently an Interventional Cardiologist at Hôpital Ambroise Paré and a Professor of cardiology at the Université de Mons (UMons), Mons, Belgium. He was an Assistant Professor of clinical medicine at Columbia University, New York, NY, USA and the Director of the Intravascular Imaging and Physiology Corelab of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation. His research interests include intravascular imaging, cardiac and vascular dynamics, physiology, and signal processing. Dr. Carlier is a Member of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions of the European Society of Cardiology.

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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