Sotirios Tsaftaris

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My name is Sotirios A. Tsaftaris but most people know me as Sotos.

I am currently an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science and Applications at IMT and Director of the Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis Unit (PRIAn).

Previously I held a joint Research Assistant Professor appointment at Northwestern University with the Departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Radiology Feinberg School of Medicine

To contact me, please email me at: s.tsaftaris AT imtlucca.it (replace AT with @).

Research Interest

My research interests are:

  • image analysis for life sciences (from the nanoscale to the macroscale)
  • medical imaging (cardiac MRI and brain MRI)
  • DNA computing
  • computational biology / bioinformatics
  • data mining
  • video processing and compression