Principal Investigator

William Simon, Ph.D. University of Rochester work Box 712 601 Elmwood Ave Rochester NY 14642 office: MC 1-6828 p (585) 275-3034 f (585) 275-6007


Optical Pattern Recognition Applied to Biological Problems

View of scribed red blood cells through an optical microscope

Current interest is image processing applied to medical and biological data and application of information handling techniques to medical education. Prior areas of interest have been emission and transmission tomography and ultrasound. Collaborative work has included epidemiology of cancer due to radiation exposure and smoking, sodium and potassium transport and metabolic models of cell differentiation.