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Inspirational Engineers: Prof. Alison Noble: A career in innovation and biomedical engineering

When Feb 27, 2019
from 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM
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“A career in Innovation and Biomedical Engineering”

Professor Alison Noble OBE FREng FRS

 

LT6, Wednesday 27th February

1 - 2 pm

(lunch from 12:30 – please sign up on Eventbrite)

This seminar is part of the Inspirational Engineers Seminar Series

All are welcome!

 

Professor Alison Noble OBE FREng FRS is the Technikos Professor of Biomedical Engineering in the Oxford University Department of Engineering Science, Associate Head of MPLS Division (Industry and Innovation), and a Fellow of St Hilda's College, Oxford. She is a former Director of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering (2012-16).

Professor Noble’s research interest is in biomedical image analysis, with a particular focus on raising the profile of ultrasound imaging as a first class data type by understanding the interplay of ultrasound device design (physics), clinical acquisition, and downstream image analysis and computer vision. Her most recent research has concerned applying machine learning to ultrasound to advance automatic 2D, 3D and video ultrasound analysis. Her research is motivated by unmet important clinical needs in developed world and developing world settings, and involves inter-disciplinary translational research collaborations with clinical groups from the UK and overseas. In 2016, she was the recipient of a 5-year ERC Advanced Grant entitled “Perception Ultrasound by Learning Sonographer Experience (PULSE)”, which aims to advance understanding of how to develop next generation ultrasound systems by utilizing machine learning.

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