SUMMARY:

The job involves the development of advanced imaging and image processing/recognition algorithms. The ability to analyze the imaging system in detail for the selection/development of appropriate algorithms will be highly valued.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

The successful applicant will be assigned to any one of the following tasks:

  • Image reconstruction for both CT systems and tomographic systems using iterative reconstruction methods
  • Pre-processing algorithms to correct image data prior to reconstruction
  • Applications software for analysis of cardiac images and for radiotherapy treatment planning
  • Development of advanced 3-D volume rendering and visualization workstations,
  • Interface development for control of medical imaging and therapy systems
  • Assist in the development of related grants and proposals and
  • Present/publish papers in conferences and journals.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

Recent degree in engineering, physics, or math, preferably a Ph.D. (B.S./M.S also acceptable).

Knowledgeable in one or more of the following areas:

  • Application programming
  • Statistical image/signal processing
  • X-ray and CT physics.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Programming knowledge in C++, C# and Matlab.