Lab Visitors

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Constantinos S. Pattichis

Professor Constantinos S. Pattichis was visiting ivPCL between September 2000 and December 2001. During his visit, he taught Digital Logic Design at the University of New Mexico. His collaboration with ivPCL has been ongoing since the lab's founding in 2000. For more information about Prof. C.S. Pattichis, refer to (

Cacoullos, Theophilos

Theophilos Cacoullos was a visiting Professor at ivPCL in 2002. Funded through a grant from the NIH, Prof. Cacoullos worked with Professor M.S. Pattichis on statistical classification models for New Mexico Miners (Pneumoconiosis). Professor Cacoullos is a leading Greek Statistician. (

Scott T. Acton

Scott T. Acton (2007 - 2008)

Professor Acton’s laboratory at UVA is called VIVA - Virginia Image and Video Analysis. They specialize in biological image analysis problems. The research emphases of VIVA include tracking, segmentation, representation, retrieval, classification and enhancement. Professor Acton has over 275 publications in the image analysis area. His recent professional service includes Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Image Processing and General Co-Chair of the IEEE International Symposisum on Biomedical Imaging. (
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Andreas S. Panayides

Dr. Andreas S. Panayides (EMBS and SPS Joint Cyprus Chapters Chair, Senior IEEE Member) is a Visiting Assistant Professor at ivPCL and a Senior Research Fellow with the Electronic Health (eHealth) Laboratory of the University of Cyprus. Formerly, he was the R&D project manager and Biomedical Imaging area leader of the Integrated Precision Medicine Technologies (IPMT) – Teaming Phase 1 project (2017-2018). From 2012 to 2014 he was a Marie Curie Fellow with the Communications and Signal Processing group at Imperial College. His research interests are in adaptive video processing and delivery for real time applications, computer vision for healthcare applications, interactive and distributed analytics of large-scale image and video databases, and mHealth and eHealth systems and services. He has published more than 70 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers, and book chapters, in these areas. He was the lead Guest Editor of IET Healthcare Technology Letters, Special Issue on mHealth-Emerging Mobile Health Systems and Services, published in 2016 and is the Guest Editor of the forthcoming research topic on Connected Health: Status and Trends to be published by Frontiers in Digital Health in 2020. Dr. Panayides is actively involved in national and international research projects, funded by the European Commission, the Research and Innovation Foundation of Cyprus, and the National Science Foundation, USA. In 2016, he cofounded 3AHealth (, a start-up company based in Cyprus, that provides integrated solutions for electronic health records (EHR) based on IHE interoperability profiles, where he holds the position of R&D Director. (email, Google Scholar, ResearchGate).

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