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Tomaz Vrtovec
Associate professor
 
Contact
 
>> Title: Assoc. Prof. Tomaz Vrtovec, Ph.D.
  Address: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Trzaska 25, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
  Phone: +386 1 4768 783
  E-mail: tomaz.vrtovecfe.uni-lj.si
 
  
 
Study courses
 
>> Lecturer: Biomedical Informatics
 
 
>> Teaching assistant: Medical Informatics and Diagnostics
  System Analysis
  Imaging Informatics
  Biomedical Informatics
 
 
  
 
Education
 
>> 2011 Ph.D. at the Medical Faculty, Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
  2007 Ph.D. at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  2002 B.Sc. degree at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  1997 Highschool graduation, Gymnasium Nova Gorica.
  
 
Position
 
>> 2014 Associate Professor, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  2010 Visiting researcher, Image Sciences Institute, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands.
  2009 Assistant professor, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  2007 Teaching assistant, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  2006 Visiting researcher, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation - CSIRO, Autonomous Systems Laboratory, BioMedIA Lab, Sydney, NSW, Australia.
  2003 - 2007 Junior researcher, Laboratory of Imaging Technologies, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Final student award for excellent academic achievements, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana..
  2002 Researcher, Laboratory of Imaging Technologies, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  
 
Awards
 
>> 2003 Final student award for excellent academic achievements, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  1998 - 2002 Student award for academic achievements, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
  
 
Material
 
>> 2007 Doctoral thesis  [ PDF ]
  
 
Selected publications
 
>> Alan Petrônio Pinheiro, Júlio Cézar Coelho, Antônio C. Paschoarelli Veiga and Tomaz Vrtovec. A computerized method for evaluating scoliotic deformities using elliptical pattern recognition in X-ray spine images. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 161:85-92, 2018. [  PDF ]
  Tomaz Vrtovec. Image Analysis & Stereology: 2017 research highlights. Image Analysis & Stereology, 37(1):1001-1007, 2018. [  PDF ]
  Uros Petkovic, Robert Korez, Stefan Parent, Samuel Kadoury and Tomaz Vrtovec. Polavtomatsko merjenje 3D Cobbovega kota na trikotniski mrezi modela hrbtenice. Elektrotehniski vestnik, 85(1-2):1-6, 2018. [  PDF ]
  Domen Mocnik, Bulat Ibragimov, Lei Xing, Primoz Strojan, Bostjan Likar, Franjo Pernus and Tomaz Vrtovec. Segmentation of parotid glands from registered CT and MR images. Physica Medica, 52:33-41, 2018. [  PDF ]
  Rob C. Brink, Ludvig Vavruch, Tom P. C. Schloesser, Kasim Abul‑Kasim, Acke Ohlin, Hans Tropp, René M. Castelein and Tomaz Vrtovec. Three‑dimensional pelvic incidence is much higher in (thoraco)lumbar scoliosis than in controls. European Spine Journal, 2018. [  PDF ]
  Dejan Knez, Janez Mohar, Robert J. Cirman, Bostjan Likar, Franjo Pernus and Tomaz Vrtovec. Variability analysis of manual and computer-assisted preoperative thoracic pedicle screw placement planning. Spine, 43(21):1487-1495, 2018. [  PDF ]
  Guoyan Zheng, Chengwen Chu, Daniel L. Belavy, Bulat Ibragimov, Robert Korez, Tomaz Vrtovec, Hugo Hutt, Richard Everson, Judith Meakin, Isabel Lopez Andrade, Ben Glocker, Hao Chen, Qi Dou, Pheng-Ann Heng, Chunliang Wang, Daniel Forsberg, Ales Neubert, Jurgen Fripp, Martin Urschler, Darko Stern, Maria Wimmer, Alexey A. Novikov, Hui Cheng, Gabriele Armbrecht, Dieter Felsenberg and Shuo Li. Evaluation and comparison of 3D intervertebral disc localization and segmentation methods for 3D T2 MR data: a grand challenge. Medical Image Analysis, 35:327-344, 2017. [  PDF ]
  Bulat Ibragimov, Robert Korez, Bostjan Likar, Franjo Pernus, Lei Xing and Tomaz Vrtovec. Segmentation of pathological structures by landmark-assisted deformable models. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 36(7):1457-1469, 2017. [  PDF ]
  Tom P.C. Schloesser, Michiel M.A. Janssen, Tom Hogervorst, Tomaz Vrtovec, John de Vos, F. Cumhur OEner and René M. Castelein. The odyssey of sagittal pelvic morphology during human evolution: a perspective on different hominoidae. The Spine Journal, 17(8):1202-1206, 2017. [  PDF ]
  Miha Vodicar, Robert Kosak, Matevz Gorensek, Robert Korez, Tomaz Vrtovec, Jadran Koder, Vane Antolic and Rok Vengust. Vertebral end plate perforation for intervertebral disc height preservation after single level lumbar discectomy: a randomized controlled trial. Clinical Spine Surgery, 30(6):E707-E712, 2017. [  PDF ]
  
 
 
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