Dementia Research Centre


Casper Nielsen

  • Clinica Trials Software Development Manager

Casper manages the development and integration of software used to run all aspects of the image analysis, QC and data management in clinical trials. This includes in-house development as well as integration of third party software. He also actively participates as a programmer, particularly in the development of image analysis pipelines and workflow management. He works closely with the Imaging Trials Project Manager on the technical side of setting up and running individual trials, and with research staff on the evaluation and transfer of new methods into the clinical trials pipelines.

Casper has a PhD in medical image processing. He has also worked in commercial software development as a programmer and system architect within areas including PACS systems and ophthalmic imaging. His particular areas of interest include image segmentation and classification, DICOM, systems integration, dynamic Web technologies and workflow automation.