Department of Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science BECS

Brain imaging

The research area of the Biomedical Image Processing group includes brain- and cardiac image processing and image analysis. Groups main interests in the medical image processing area are deformable model based segmentation, rigid and elastic registration, visualization and X-ray image processing. Image analysis research has been concentrated on fMRI-image analysis, where the main interest has been reliable detection of weak activations.

Functional Research in Medicine (Graduate School)
Helsinki Brain Research Centre


Health technology assessment in medicine and related sciences

The research group “Health technology assessment in medicine and related sciences” concentrates on the evidence-based research in health care. The main research areas are cost-effectiveness of epilepsy surgery and quality of life in pre-, and postsurgical situations.

Health technology assessment