A DIGITEO Chair24/02/2012
Pr. Dimitris Samaras has been awarded a DIGITEO Chair at Ecole Centrale Paris
Dimitris Samaras, Associate Professor at the State University of New York, Stony Brook has been awarded from DIGITEO a 4-year [2012-2016] chair (SuBSAmPLE) to execute a cutting edge research program on the identification and prediction of Salient Brain StAtes through ProbabiListic structure learning towards fusion of Imaging and Genomic data. Prof. Samaras DIGITEO funded research we will focus primarily on the analysis of neuro-imaging data, and secondary on their link with genetic information.
This research iniative will result in a highly visible international collaboration between Stony Brook and Brookhaven National Labs - Center for Visual Computing - INRIA/CEA NeuroSpin PARIETAL Research Team. Ecole Centrale de Paris and the Center for Visual Computing will be hosting and coordinating such an initiative.