CDT Student Guotai Wang wins the Departmental PhD Prize
Congratulations to Guotai Wang who has been awarded the annual PhD Prize from the Department of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering for his paper on segmentation of the placenta from fetal MRI. The prize is awarded to students from the department who have published an academic paper during the previous academic year. Guotai won the prize with a fierce competition of 11 submissions which was the highest number the department has received to date.
The paper which Guotai won with was titled A Minimally Interactive Segmentation of the Placenta from Sparse and Motion-Corrupted Fetal MRI in Multiple Views and contributes to work on the UCL-led research project GIFT-Surg.
Guotai Wang, Maria A. Zuluaga, Rosalind Pratt, Michael Aertsen, Tom Doel, Maria Klusmann, Anna L. David, Jan Deprest, Tom Vercauteren, Sébastien Ourselin. Slic-Seg: A Minimally Interactive Segmentation of the Placenta from Sparse and Motion-Corrupted Fetal MRI in Multiple Views. Medical Image Analysis, Volume 34, December 2016, Pages 137–147.