Histopathological Image Analysis in Medical Decision Making

Histopathological Image Analysis in Medical Decision Making

Nilanjan Dey (Techno India College of Technology, India), Amira S. Ashour (Tanta University, Egypt), Harihar Kalia (Seemantha Engineering College, India), R.T. Goswami (Techno India College of Technology, India) and Himansu Das (KIIT University, India)
Release Date: September, 2018|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 340
ISBN13: 9781522563167|ISBN10: 1522563164|EISBN13: 9781522563174|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-6316-7

Description

Medical imaging technologies play a significant role in visualization and interpretation methods in medical diagnosis and practice using decision making, pattern classification, diagnosis, and learning. Progressions in the field of medical imaging lead to interdisciplinary discovery in microscopic image processing and computer-assisted diagnosis systems, and aids physicians in the diagnosis and early detection of diseases.

Histopathological Image Analysis in Medical Decision Making provides emerging research exploring the theoretical and practical applications of image technologies and feature extraction procedures within the medical field. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as image classification, digital image analysis, and prediction methods, this book is ideally designed for medical professionals, system engineers, medical students, researchers, and medical practitioners seeking current research on problem-oriented processing techniques in imaging technologies.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Computer-Assisted Diagnosis
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Digital Image Analysis
  • Fractal Geometry
  • Image Algorithm
  • Image Classification
  • Image Processing
  • Image Segmentation
  • Medical Imaging
  • Multi-Criteria Decisions
  • Prediction Methods
  • Telemedicine

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Nilanjan Dey is an Assistant Professor in Department of Information Technology at Techno India College of Technology (under Techno India Group), Kolkata, India. He is also a Visiting Professor at Duy Tan University, Vietnam, He was an honorary Visiting Scientist at Global Biomedical Technologies Inc., CA, USA (2012-2015), Research Scientist of Laboratory of Applied Mathematical Modeling in Human Physiology, Territorial Organization of- Scientific and Engineering Unions, Bulgaria. Associate Researcher of Laboratoire RIADI, University of Manouba, Tunisia. He is an associated Member of University of Reading, London, UK and Scientific Member of - Politécnica of Porto. In addition, he was awarded as one among the top 10 most published academics in the field of Computer Science in India during the period of consideration 2015-17 during ‘Faculty Research Awards’ organized by Careers 360 at New Delhi, India on March 20, 2018. Before he joined Techno India, he was Assistant Professor of JIS College of Engineering and Bengal College of Engineering and Technology.He has authored/edited more than 30 books with Elsevier, Wiley, CRC Press and Springer, and published more than 270 papers. His h-index is 26 with more than 3000 citations.
Amira S. Ashour, PhD., is an Assistant Professor and Vice Chair of Computers Engineering Department, Computers and Information Technology College, Taif University, KSA. She was the vice chair of Computer Science department, CIT college, Taif University, KSA for 5 years. She is in the Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tanta University, Egypt. She received her PhD in the Smart Antenna (2005) from the Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering, Tanta University, Egypt. She had her Masters in Enhancement of Electromagnetic Non-Destructive Evaluation Performance using Advanced Signal Processing Techniques, in Faculty of Engineering, Egypt, 2000. Her research interests include: image processing, Medical imaging, Machine learning, Biomedical Systems, Pattern recognition, Signal, image, and video processing, Image analysis, Computer vision, Optimization, Computer Aided Diagnosis, Soft computing, Artificial intelligence, Fuzzy logic, Tracking, Wireless communication, Direction of Arrival Estimation, Smart antenna, Adaptive antenna arrays, Global positioning system, and Mobile communication. She has several publications in international journals and conferences. She has 3 books and about 60 published international conferences and journal papers. She is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Rough Sets and Data Analysis (IJRSDA), IGI Global, US as well as the International Journal of Ambient Computing and Intelligence (IJACI), IGI Global, US. She is an Editorial Board Member of the International Journal of Image Mining (IJIM), Inderscience. Moreover, she is in the editorial review board of the International Journal of System Dynamics Applications (IJSDA), IGI Global, US.
Harihar Kalia is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Seemanta Engineering College, Jharpokharia, Mayurbhanj, Odisha. He received his M.Sc. degree in Mathematics from Ravenshaw University, Odisha in 1995, and the M.Tech degree in Computer Science from Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Odisha in 2002. He completed his PhD work in the area of Multi-Objective Fuzzy Rule Mining in Department Information and Communication Technology, Fakir Mohan University, Vyasa Vihar, Balasore, Odisha, in 2015. His area of interest includes: Data Mining, Multi-Objective Optimization, Fuzzy Logic, Evolutionary Algorithms, and Hybrid Systems. He has about 18 years teaching experience, in teaching both graduate and postgraduate students. He is a member of Editorial and Reviewer Board in International Journal of Rough Computing and Intelligent Systems (IJRCIS), Reviewer in International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge Based Systems (World Scientific) and Reviewer in International Journal of Applied Meta heuristic Computing (IJAMC), IGI Global.
R. T. Goswami received Phd in Technology from Birla Institute of Technology Mesra Ranchi India. He is having 23 years of experience in the field of academics and research. He was the professor in Computer Science and Engineering and also the Director of BIT Mesra Kolkata Campus since 1995. He joined Techno India College of Technology Kolkata as a Director in September 1 2016 on 2 year lien from BIT Mesra. His research interest in the field of Network Security and BigData. He has conducted almost 30 MDP and FDP program. He has guided more than 100 students in UG and PG projects. He is the visiting faculty of 10 Institutions and member of ACM, IEEE,CSI and NIPM. Published almost 30 research papers. He chaired many National and International conferences.
Himansu Das is working as an as Assistant Professor in the School of Computer Engineering, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar, India. He has received his B. Tech degree from Institute of Technical Education and Research, India and M. Tech degree in Computer Science and Engineering from National Institute of Science and Technology, India. He has published several research papers in various international journals and conferences. He has also edited several books of international repute like IGI Global, Springer and Elsevier. He is also serving many journals and conferences as editorial or reviewer board member and as member, international advisory board of several national and international journals and conferences. He is proficient in the field of Computer Science Engineering and served as an organizing chair, publicity chair and act as member of technical program committees of many national and international conferences. He is also associated with various educational and research societies like IET, IACSIT, ISTE, UACEE, CSI, IAENG, and ISCA. His research interest includes in the field of Grid and Cloud Computing, Wireless Sensor Network, Data Mining, Soft Computing and Machine Learning. He has also more than 10 years of teaching and research experience in different engineering colleges.