Congratulation to Guotai Wang who has been awarded the annual PhD Prize of the Department of Medical Physics and Biomedical Enginnering for his paper on segmentation of the placenta from fetal MRI. The prize is for the best paper published by a student during the previous academic year. Guotai won that prize with a fierce competition of  11 submissions which was the highest number the department has ever had.


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. [pdf]