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Peter Bajcsy, Ph.D.

Research Interests:  Advanced sensors and imaging, image processing, computer and machine vision, data mining and pattern recognition.

Research Projects:  Biosciences and Laboratory Diagnosis


Journal publications:

  • J. Amelot, P. Bajcsy, and M. Brady, "Class Separation Measurements For Multi-dimensional Points from Highly Overlapping Classes," J. Mach. Learn. Res., Under review. 
  • Chalfoun J, Majurski M, Bhadriraju K, Lund S, Bajcsy P, Brady M: Background intensity correction for terabyte-sized time-lapse images. Journal of Microscopy 2015, 257:226–238.
  • M. Wang, M. Misakian, H.-J. He, P. Bajcsy, F. Abbasi, J. M. Davis, K. D. Cole, I. V. Turko, and L. Wang, "Characterization of Two Human CD4+ Lymphocyte Preparations for Quantitative Flow Cytometry," Clinical Proteomics, 11(1):43.2014.

More journal publications .... 

Books and Book Chapters:

  • P. Bajcsy, K. McHenry, and R. Kooper, "Interaction between Objects Born in Digital and Physical Spaces," in in Pervasive Adaptation book on the Next Generation Pervasive Computing Research Agenda, A. Ferscha, Ed. Seattle, Washington: A book by Th. Sc. Community, Johannes Kepler University Linz, 2011, p. 80. 
  • W. McFadden, R. Kooper, S.-C. Lee, and P. Bajcsy, "Comprehensive and Scalable Appraisals of Contemporary Documents," in in Applications of Machine Learning, Y. Zhang, Ed. IN-TECH, 2010, pp. 87–108. 
  • P. Bajcsy and R. Kooper, "Integration of Data Across Disparate Sensing Systems Over Both Time and Space to Design Smart Environments," in in Sustainable Radio Frequency Identification Solutions, no. 1, C. Turcu, Ed. IN-TECH, 2010, pp. 281–306.

More books and book chapters ....    

Conference Papers:

  • P. Bajcsy, P. Nguyen, A. Vandecreme, M. Brady: Spatial computations over terabyte-sized images on hadoop platforms. In 2014 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (Big Data). Washington DC; USA.: IEEE; 2014:816–824.
  • A. Peskin, S. Lund, M. Halter, A. Plant, P. Bajcsy: Automated Ranking of Stem Cell Colonies By Translating Biological Rules to Computational Models. In Proceedings of the 5th ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Health Informatics (ACM BCB). Los Angeles CA: ACM; 2014:13–22.
  • P. Bajcsy, A. Vandecreme, J. Amelot, P. Nguyen, J. Chalfoun, and M. Brady, "Terabyte-sized Image Computations on Hadoop Cluster Platforms," in IEEE International Conference on Big Data, 2013.
  • M. Halter, Y.-S. Li-Baboud, A. Peskin, P. Bajcsy, D. Hoeppner, and A. L. Plant, "Addressing Uncertainty in the Automated Evaluation of Stem Cell Colony Quality," in CYTO 2013, 2013.

More conference papers ....  


Recent Presentations


  • "Interactive Measurements of Terabyte-sized 3D Images," Computer Science Department, University of California at Berkeley, May 28, 2014
  • "Measurement Science Based on Full Coverage Microscopic Measurements" UMD GPU Summit, October 27, 2014
  • "To Measure or Not To Measure Terabyte-Sized Images?" UIC Bioengineering Seminar, November 7, 2014
  • "Toward Stem Cell Therapies via Live Imaging and Analyses of Terabyte-Sized Images," American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual meeting, Session on Improving Quality of Life by Transforming Images to Health Care Decisions, February 15, 2015

2010 - 2013 Presentations ....  

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Computer Scientist
Software and Systems Division
Information Systems Group


Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997

M.S., University of Pennsylvania, 1994


Phone: 301-975-2958
Fax: 301-975-6097