Professor, Eindhoven university of Technology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Netherlands
1983-1989 Clinical Physicist Radiology, project leader PACS, Utrecht University Hospital, Utrecht, NL
1989-200 Associate Researcher Medical Image Analysis, Utrecht University Hospital
2001-2017 Professor and Chair of Biomedical Image Analysis, Eindhoven.
Major scientific interests:
trying to understand the fundamental mathematics of vision in the brain, and applying the results to innovative algorithms for computer-aided diagnosis;
multi-modal and interactive 3D visualization, with special attention to diffusion tensor imaging of brain connections and networks;
blindness prevention, in particular by diabetes screening from retina fundus images;
image guided surgery, directed towards deep-brain stimulation in neurosurgery.