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Personal page of José Seabra

Here you may find some personal info and also research work I've been developing. Enjoy.

This is me in French Riviera

About me

My name is José Seabra, I was born in 1983 in Leiria, Portugal.
I  received a Diploma (MSc) in Biomedical Engineering from
Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon in 2007 and since then I'm pursuing a PhD degree focusing Biomedical Imaging and Medical Image Processing. In particular, my thesis investigates the usefulness of ultrasound for objective assessment of atherosclerotic disease. This work is advised by Prof. João Sanches, and has been taking place at Institute for Systems and Robotics (ISR-IST), Instituto Cardiovascular de Lisboa and Computer Vision Center, Barcelona.
My research interests include all fields of Medical imaging and image processing, segmentation, de-noising and Computer Aided Diagnosis (CAD).



Avenida Rovisco Pais
Instituto de Sistemas e Robótica
Instituto Superior Técnico 
Torre Norte, 6º piso
Sala 6.14
1049-001 Lisboa

Football Photo



Some software developed throughout my PhD thesis is now available at "Research".

Download Curriculum Vitae here



Plaque analysis

erosclerotic Plaque Analysis with Ultrasound 
(i) 3D rendering of carotid plaque from 2D B-mode ultrasound
(ii) Virtual histology of coronary plaque