Dimensionality reduction and manifold learning – towards interpretable image analysis
1 February, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gemma Piella is an Associate Professor at the UPF since 2010. She obtained her degree in Telecommunication Engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain, and a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Applied Sciences, from the Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands. From 2003 to 2004, she was at UPC as a visiting professor. She then stayed at the École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications, Paris, as a post-doctoral Marie Curie fellowship until 2005. Since then she has been at the UPF, Barcelona, first as a visiting professor, then as a Ramón y Cajal researcher and currently as an Associate Professor. Her research is focused on computerised medical image analysis and data integration, including: machine learning and computer vision.