Statistical Science


Dr James Nelson awarded a £96k EPSRC grant

21 January 2012

The project "Multiresolution Markov Models for Detecting Radial Patterns of Spicules in Mammograms" will develop statistical image analysis/computer vision methodology to improve the detection of cancerous abnormalities in mammogram images.

The grant will fund a research associate position in the Department. Along with Dr Nelson, the post-holder will be supported by Professor Stuart Taylor (from the Centre for Medical Imaging and University College London Hospital) and Dr Hela Sbano (a consultant radiologist in the Breast Unit at University College London Hospital).