Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Senior Data Scientist



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Sir Alexander Fleming BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Elsa D. Angelini is the lead Senior Data Scientist for the newly created Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT) within NIHR Imperial Biomedical Research Centre (BRC).
She is also affiliated with the Heffner Biomedical Imaging Laboratory at Columbia University and the Department of Image & Signal Processing at Telecom Paristech (Associate Professor / on leave).

She is a Senior Member of IEEE, and has co-authored over 130 peer-reviewed articles.  She is the current Vice-President for Technical Activities for IEEE EMBS (2017-19).

She is or has served as an Associate Editor for IEEE T-BME and J-BHI, and on the steering committee of IEEE T-MI. She is or has been an elected member of several boards (EMBS AdCom, ParisTech AdCom, CNRS INS2I Scientific Advisory Board). She has been on the program committee of MICCAI’07-08-11-12, and is co-chair of the SPIE MI Conference on Image Processing since 2016 (in the program committee since 2011). She has served several EMBC conferences. She was on the organizing committee of MICCAI’08 and ISBI’08, she was he general chair of ISBI’15 in Brooklyn NY and she is the current chair of the ISBI Steering Committee. She is a member (chair 2013-15) of the EMBS TC on Biomedical Imaging and Image Processing (BIIP) and of the SPS TC on BioImaging and Signal Processing (BISP).



Jie Yang, Xinyang Feng, Angelini ED, et al., Texton and sparse representation based texture classification of lung parenchyma in CT images., Pages:1276-1279, ISSN:1557-170X

Yang J, Angelini ED, Smith BM, et al., 2017, Explaining Radiological Emphysema Subtypes with Unsupervised Texture Prototypes: MESA COPD Study., Pages:69-80

Feng X, Yang J, Laine AF, et al., 2017, Discriminative Localization in CNNs for Weakly-Supervised Segmentation of Pulmonary Nodules., Pages:568-576

Yang J, Angelini ED, Balte PP, et al., 2017, Unsupervised Discovery of Spatially-Informed Lung Texture Patterns for Pulmonary Emphysema: The MESA COPD Study., Pages:116-124

Meiniel W, Spinicelli P, Angelini ED, et al., 2017, Reducing data acquisition for fast Structured Illumination Microscopy using Compressed Sensing, Pages:32-35, ISSN:1945-7928

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