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Dr.Iakovidis

Books

  • E. Spyrou, D. Iakovidis, P. Mylonas, “Semantic Multimedia Analysis and Processing,” CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 2014 [web]
  • D. Iakovidis, Absolute Java, Greek Edition (Translation of W.Savitch, Absolute Java, ION Publications), Athens, 2008 [web]

Journals

  • E. Spyrou, D.K. Iakovidis, S. Niafas, and A. Koulaouzidis, “Comparative Assessment of Feature Extraction Methods for Visual Odometry in Wireless Capsule Endoscopy,” Computers in Biology and Medicine, in press [web].
  • A. Koulaouzidis, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Robust Capsule Endoscopy Lesion Quantification and Localization Systems,” Computers in Biology and Medicine, editorial, in press [web].
  • A. Koulaouzidis, D.K. Iakovidis, A. Karargyris, E. Rondonotti, “Wireless endoscopy in 2020; still a capsule and in what form?” World Journal of Gastroenterology, doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i17.5119 [web].
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and A. Koulaouzidis, “Software for Enhanced Video Capsule Endoscopy: State of the Art and Challenges for Essential Progress,” Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 2015, doi: 10.1038/nrgastro.2015.13 [web].
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and D. Diamantis, “Open-Access Object-Oriented Framework for Efficient Development of Video Analysis Applications,” Journal of Software Engineering and Applications, vol. 7, no. 8, pp. 730-743, 2014 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and A. Koulaouzidis, “Automatic Lesion Detection based on Color Saliency: Closer to an Essential Adjunct for Reviewing Software,” Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 80, no. 5, pp. 877-883, 2014 [web]
  • A. Koulaouzidis, D.K. Iakovidis, A. Karargyris, and J.N. Plevris, “Optimizing Lesion Detection in Small-Bowel Endoscopy; from Present Problems to Future Solutions,” Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, doi:10.1586/17474124.2014.952281, 2014
  • D.K. Iakovidis, “Software Engineering Applications in Gastroenterology,” Global Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol. 2, pp. 11-18, 2014 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, E. Spyrou, “Wireless Capsule Endoscope Localization Based on Visual Odometry,” Gut, vol. 63, Suppl. 1, A44, 2014, doi:10.1136/gutjnl-2014-307263.90 [web]
  • A Koulaouzidis, S Tsevas, D.K. Iakovidis, “Automatic Detection Of ‘Suspicious’ Capsule Endoscopy Video Segments,” Gut, vol. 63, Suppl. 1, A45, 2014, doi:10.1136/gutjnl-2014-307263.92 [web]
  • E. Spyrou, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Video-Based Measurements for Wireless Capsule Endoscope Tracking,” Measurement Science and Technology, vol. 25, pp. 015002 (14pp), IOP Publishing, 2014 [web] [data]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, C. Smailis, T. Goudas, and I. Maglogiannis, “Ratsnake: A Versatile Image Annotation Tool with Application to Computer-Aided Diagnosis,” The Scientific World Journal, vol. 2014, Article ID 286856, 12 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/286856 [web] [software]
  • E. Papageorgiou, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Intuitionistic Fuzzy Cognitive Maps,” IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 21, no.12, pp. 342-254, 2013 [web]
  • G. Giakos, M.Z. Abdullah, W. Yang, M. Petrou, K. Nikita, M. Pastorino, M. Zervakis, A. Amanatiadis, D.A. Karras, M. Ceccarelli, D. Iakovidis, G. Zentai, C. Svelto, and A. Gasteratos, “Imaging Systems and Techniques 2011,” Measurement Science and Technology, vol. 23, no. 110101, IOP Publishing, 2012 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, S. Tsevas, M.A. Savelonas, and G. Papamichalis, “Image Analysis Framework for Infection Monitoring,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 59, no. 4, pp.1135-1144, 2011 [web]
  • E.G. Keramidas, D.K. Iakovidis, and D. Maroulis, “An Uncertainty-Aware Texture Representation Based on Fuzzy Logic and Binary Patterns,” Electronic Letters on Computer Vision and Image Analysis, vol. 10, no.1, 2011 [web]
  • S. Tsevas, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Measuring the Relative Extent of Pulmonary Infiltrates by Hierarchical Classification of Patient-Specific Image Features,” Measurement Science and Technology, IOP Publishing, vol.22, 114017, 2011 [web]
  • E.G. Keramidas, D. Maroulis, and D.K. Iakovidis, “ΤND: A Thyroid Nodule Detection System for Analysis of Ultrasound Images and Videos,” Journal of Medical Systems, vol. 36, no 3, pp. 1271-1281, 2012 [web] [pdf] [software]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and E. Papageorgiou, “Intuitionistic Fuzzy Cognitive Maps for Medical Decision Making,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 100-107, 2011 [web] [correction]
  • D. Bariamis, D.K. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, “M3G: Maximum Margin Microarray Gridding,” BMC Bioinformatics, 11:49, 2010 [web] [software]
  • I. Legakis, M.A. Savelonas, D. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, “Computer-based Nodule Malignancy Risk Assessment in Thyroid Ultrasound Images,” International Journal of Computers and Applications, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 29-35, 2011 [web] [pdf]
  • S. Tsevas, D.K. Iakovidis, G. Papamichalis, “Unsupervised Mining of Radiographic Pulmonary Infection Patterns,” Engineering Intelligent Systems, vol. 17, no. 2/3, CRL Publishing, 2009 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, S. Tsevas, A. Polydorou, “Reduction of Capsule Endoscopy Reading Times by Unsupervised Image Mining,” Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, Elsevier, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 471-478, 2010 [web] [pdf]
  • D. Bariamis, D.E. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, “Unsupervised SVM-based Gridding for DNA Microarray Images,” Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, Elsevier, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 418-425, 2010 [web] [pdf]
  • D.G. Bariamis, D.E. Maroulis, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Adaptable, Fast, Area-Efficient Architecture for Logarithm Approximation with Arbitrary Accuracy on FPGA,” Journal of Signal Processing Systems, vol. 58, no. 3, pp. 301-310, 2010 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, E.G. Keramidas, D. Maroulis, “Fusion of Fuzzy Statistical Distributions for Classification of Thyroid Ultrasound Patterns,” Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 33-41, 2010 [web] [pdf] [software]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, M.A. Savelonas, G. Papamichalis, “Robust Model-based Detection of the Lung Field Boundaries in Portable Chest Radiographs Supported by Selective Thresholding,” Measurement Science and Technology, vol. 20, pp. 104019, IOP Publishing, 2009 [web] [pdf] [software]
  • M.A. Savelonas, D.K. Iakovidis, I. Legakis, D. Maroulis, “Active Contours Guided by Echogenicity and Texture for Delineation of Thyroid Nodules in Ultrasound Images,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 519-527, 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, N. Pelekis, H. Karanikas, E. Kotsifakos, I. Kopanakis, and Y. Theodoridis, “A Pattern Similarity Scheme for Medical Image Retrieval,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 442-450, 2009 [web] [pdf]
  • D.E. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, and D.G. Bariamis, “FPGA-based System for Real-Time Video Texture Analysis,” Journal of Signal Processing Systems, vol. 53, no. 3, pp. 419-433, Springer, 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • M.A. Savelonas, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, “LBP-Guided Active Contours,” Pattern Recognition Letters, vol. 29, pp. 1404-1415, 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • N. Pelekis, D.K. Iakovidis, E.E. Kotsifakos, and I. Kopanakis, “Fuzzy Clustering of Intuitionistic Fuzzy Data,” International Journal of Business Intelligence and Data Mining, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 45-65, 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • D.E. Maroulis, M. Savelonas, D.K. Iakovidis, S.A. Karkanis, N. Dimitropoulos, “Variable Background Active Contour Model for Computer-Aided Delineation of Nodules in Thyroid Ultrasound Images,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 11, no. 5, pp. 537-543, 2007 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, M.A. Savelonas, S.A. Karkanis, D.E. Maroulis, “A Genetically Optimized Level Set Approach to Segmentation of Thyroid Ultrrasound Images,” Applied Intelligence, vol. 27, no. 3, pp.193-203, 2007 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, and D.G. Bariamis, “FPGA Architecture for Fast Parallel Computation of Co-occurrence Matrices,” Microprocessors and Microsystems, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 160-165, 2007 [web] [pdf]
  • D.E. Maroulis, I.N. Flaounas, D.K. Iakovidis, and S.A. Karkanis, “Microarray-MD: A System for Exploratory Analysis of Microarray Gene Expression Data,” Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, vol. 83, pp. 157-167, 2006 [web] [pdf] [software]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, and S.A. Karkanis, “An Intelligent System for Automatic Detection of Gastrointestinal Adenomas in Video Endoscopy,” Computers in Biology and Medicine, vol. 36, no. 10, pp. 1084-1103, 2006 [web] [pdf]
  • I.N. Flaounas, D.K. Iakovidis, and D.E. Maroulis, “Cascading SVMs as a Tool for Medical Diagnosis using Multi-class Gene Expression Data,” International Journal of Artificial Intelligence Tools, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 335-352, World Scientific, 2006 [web] [pdf]
  • P.G. Papageorgas, D. Maroulis, G. Anagnostopoulos, H. Albrecht, B. Wagner, D.K. Iakovidis, and N.G. Theofanous, “A High-Performance Imaging and Control System for a Micromirror-Based Laser-Scanning Endoscope Device,” IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 55, no. 5, pp. 1725-1733, 2005 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, S.A. Karkanis, P. Papageorgas, and M. Tzivras, “Texture Multichannel Measurements for Cancer Precursors’ Identification using Support Vector Machines,” Measurement, vol. 36, pp. 297-313, 2004 [web] [pdf]
  • D.E. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, S.A. Karkanis, and D.A. Karras, “CοLD: A Versatile Detection System for Colorectal Lesions in Endoscopy Video-frames,” Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, Elsevier Science, vol. 70, pp. 151-166, 2003 [web] [pdf] [software]
  • S.A. Karkanis, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, D.A. Karras, and M. Tzivras, “Computer Aided Tumor Detection in Endoscopic Video using Color Wavelet Features,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 7, pp. 141-152, 2003 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, G. Kontogeorgos, E. Kyrodimou, I. Messini, H. Patralexis, A. Pantazopoulou, V. Tziortzioti, and D. Sambaziotis, “Database for a Pituitary Tumor Registry,” in Abstracts, Endocrine Pathology, Humana Press, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 210-212, 2001 [web]
  • Δ.K. Ιακωβίδης, “Συμβολή Βάσης Δεδομένων σε Ηλεκτρονικό Υπολογιστή στην Αρχειοθέτηση και Παρακολούθηση Μελανοπαθών,” Αρχεία Παθολογικής Ανατομικής, τόμος 14, παράρτημα 3, σελ. 55-59, 2000 [web]

Book Chapters

  • D. Iakovidis, and C. Smailis, “A Semantic Model for Multimodal Data Mining in Healthcare Information Systems,” Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, MIE, vol. 180, pp. 574-578, IOS Press, 2012 [web]
  • C.V. Smailis, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Ontology-Based Automatic Image Annotation Exploiting Generalized Qualitative Spatial Semantics,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, SETN, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNAI pp.205-214, 2012 [web]
  • S. Tsevas, D.K. Iakovidis, G. Papamichalis, “Mining Patterns of Lung Infections in Chest Radiographs,” in the Proceedings of International Federation for Information Processing, Artificial Intelligence Applications and Innovations , vol. 296, (Boston: Springer), pp.205-214, 2009 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, N. Pelekis, E. Kotsifakos, I. Kopanakis, “Intuitionistic Fuzzy Clustering with Applications in Computer Vision,” in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, eds. J. Blanc-Talon, W. Philips, D. Popescu, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNCS 5259, pp. 764-774, 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • S. Tsevas, D. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, E. Pavlakis, A. Polydorou, “Non-Negative Matrix Factorization for Endoscopic Video Summarization,” in Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, SETN, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNAI 5138, pp. 425-430, 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, E.G. Keramidas, D.E. Maroulis, “Fuzzy Local Binary Patterns for Ultrasound Texture Characterization,” in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, ICIAR, (Berlin,Heidelberg: Springer), LNCS 5112, pp. 750-759, 2008 [web] [pdf] [software]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, “Improved Image Retrieval based on Regions of Interest,” accepted in Recent Advances in Applied Signals, Systems and Image Processing, Springer [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, M.A. Savelonas, and D. Maroulis, “Adaptive Vision System for Segmentation of Medical Images based on Modified Mumford Shah Functional,” in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, eds. J. Blanc-Talon, W. Philips, D. Popescu, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNCS 4678, pp. 565-574, 2007 [web]
  • E.G. Keramidas, D.K. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, and S. Karkanis, “Efficient and Effective Ultrasound Image Analysis Scheme for Thyroid Nodule Detection,” in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, ICIAR, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNCS 4633, pp. 1052-1060, 2007 [web]
  • M.A. Savelonas, D.K. Iakovidis, and D. Maroulis, “Bimodal Texture Segmentation with the Lee-Seo Model,” in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, ICIAR, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNCS 4633, pp. 246-253, 2007 [web] [pdf]
  • D. Maroulis, D. Iakovidis, S. Karkanis, and I. Flaounas, “A Gene Expression Analysis System for Medical Diagnosis”, in the Proceedings of International Federation for Information Processing, Artificial Intelligence Applications and Innovations, eds. I. Maglogiannis, K. Karpouzis, M. Bramer, (Boston: Springer), vol. 204, pp. 459-466, 2006 [web]
  • D. Bariamis, D. Iakovidis, and D. Maroulis, “Dedicated Hardware for Real-Time Computation of Second-Order Statistical Features for High Resolution Images”, in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, , eds. J. Blanc-Talon, W. Philips, D. Popescu, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNCS 4179, pp. 68-77, 2006 [web]
  • M. Savelonas, D. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, and S. Karkanis, “An Active Contour Model Guided by LBP Distributions”, in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, eds. J. Blanc-Talon, W. Philips, D. Popescu, (Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer), LNCS 4179, pp.197-207, 2006 [web]

Technical Reports

  • M. Viceconti, D. Colaert, D. Iakovidis, L. Mulder, M. Reiter, “In silico clinical trials: Research challenges related to medical devices and combined products” in “In Silico Clinical Trials: How Computer Simulation Will Transform The Biomedical Industry,” Avicenna Project, European Commission, 2015
    [web]
  • M. Viceconti, L. Geris, M. Reiterer, D. Colaert, J.-P. Boissel, D. Iakovidis, Annamaria Carusi, “In silico clinical trials: Use cases
    for medical devices” in “In Silico Clinical Trials: How Computer Simulation Will Transform The Biomedical Industry,” Avicenna Project, European Commission, 2015 [web]
  • F.v.d.Vosse, H. Hofstraat, S. Omholt, D.K. Iakovidis, E. Nagel, A. Capporozzo, A. Hernandez, C. Pichardo, P. Hunter, “Generation of data for model construction, validation and application,” in “Roadmap for the Digital Patient,” Discipulus – Reference: 288143, European Commission, 2013 [web]
  • S. Klein, B. Menze, W. J. Niessen, E. Massey, G. Berti, F. Dong, M. Loog, M. de Bruijne, D. Iakovidis, “Data Exploration and Analysis in Large Heterogeneous Imaging Databases,” in “VPH-FET Research Roadmap,” VPH-FET: Future and Emerging Technologies for the Virtual Physiological Human Support Action in FET Proactive – Reference: 258087, European Commission, 2011 [web]

Conferences

Conferences

  • D.K. Iakovidis, D. Chatzis, P. Chrysanthopoulos, A. Koulaouzidis, “Blood Detection in Wireless Capsule Endoscope Images based on Salient Superpixels,” in Proc. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC), Milan, Italy, 2015, pp. 731-734
    [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and A. Koulaouzidis, “Towards a Reference Database for Intelligent Capsule Endoscopy,” in Proc. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC), Milan, Italy, 2015 [web]
  • D. Chatzis, P. Chrysanthopoulos, D. K. Iakovidis, A. Koulaouzidis, “Color Based Segmentation of Capsule Endoscopy Images for Automated Lesion Size Measurements,” in Proc. United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW), Barcelona, Spain, 2015, accepted.
  • A. Koulaouzidis, D.K. Iakovidis, “KID: A Capsule Endoscopy Database for Medical Decision Support,” in Proc. United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW), Barcelona, Spain, 2015, accepted.
  • D.K. Iakovidis, “Digital Image Processing: Clinical Applications and Challenges in Cosmetics,” in Proc. IEEE Cosmetic Measurement and Testing (COMET), Cergy-Pontoise, France, 2015, invited paper [web]
  • S.V. Georgakopoulos, P. Chrysanthopoulos, D. Chatzis, A. Koulaouzidis, V.P. Plagianakos, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Towards a Color Space for Automated Lesion Segmentation in Robotic Capsule Endoscopy,” in Proc. Workshop on Robotic Endoscopic Capsules for Gastrointestinal Screening, Diagnosis, and Therapy: Achievements and Future Challenges, IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2015, Hamburg, Germany.
  • A. Koulaouzidis, D.K. Iakovidis, “KID: A Database of Capsule Endoscopy Images & Videos with Paired Annotations for Developing Automatic Recognition Software,” in Proc. Symposium of the Falk Foundation, 2015.
  • D.K. Iakovidis, R. Sarmiento, J.S. Silva, A. Histace, O. Romain, A. Koulaouzidis, C. Dehollain, A. Pinna, B. Granado, X. Dray “Towards Intelligent Capsules for Robust Wireless Endoscopic Imaging of the Gut,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Imagong Systems and Techniques, Santorini, Greece, Oct. 2014, pp.95-100 [web].
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and A. Koulaouzidis, “Automatic Lesion Detection in Wireless Capsule Endoscopy – A Simple Solution for a Complex Problem,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Oct. 2014, pp.2236-2240 [web].
  • D.K. Iakovidis, “Intuitionistic Uncertainty Modeling for Robotics,” Poster, 6th EUCOGIII Member’s Conference, Genova, Oct. 2014.
  • D.K. Iakovidis, E. Spyrou, D. Diamantis, I. Tsiompanidis, “Capsule Endoscope Localization based on Visual Features,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE), doi: 10.1109/BIBE.2013.6701570, Chania, Greece, 2013 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, E. Spyrou, D. Diamantis, “Efficient Homography-Based Video Visualization for Wireless Capsule Endoscopy,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE), doi: 10.1109/BIBE.2013.6701598, Chania, Greece, 2013 [web]
  • E. Spyrou, D. Diamantis, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Panoramic Visual Summaries for Efficient Reading of Capsule Endoscopy Videos,” Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Semantic and Social Media Adaptation and Personalization (SMAP), Bayonne, France, 2013, pp. 41-46 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, E. Spyrou, A. Koulaouzidis, “Visual Localization of Robotic Capsule Endoscopes,” Poster, 5th EUCOGIII Member’s Conference, Bochum, Mar. 2014.
  • A. Koulaouzidis, D.K. Iakovidis, E. Spyrou, “Wireless Capsule Endoscope Localization Based on Visual Odometry,” in Proc. British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG), Annual Meeting, Manchester, 2014, to appear.
  • A. Koulaouzidis, S. Tsevas, D.K. Iakovidis, “Automatic Detection of ‘Suspicious’ Capsule Endoscopy Video Segments,” in Proc. British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG), Annual Meeting, Manchester, 2014, to appear.
  • E. Spyrou, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Homography-Based Orientation Estimation for Capsule Endoscope Tracking,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Imaging Systems and Techniques, Manchester, UK, July 2012, pp. 101-105 [web]
  • S. Tsevas, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Fusion of Multimodal Temporal Clinical Data for the Retrieval of Similar Patient Cases”, in Proc. 10th International Workshop on Biomedical Engineering, Kos Island, Greece, Oct. 2011 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and C.V Smailis, “Efficient Semantically-Aware Annotation of Images”, in Proc. IEEE International Conference of Imaging Systems and Techniques (IST), Malaysia, May 2011 [web] [pdf] [software]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and E.I. Papageorgiou, “Intuitionistic Fuzzy Reasoning with Cognitive Maps”, in Proc. IEEE International Conference of Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ), 2011 [web]
  • S. Tsevas, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Dynamic Time Warping Fusion for the Retrieval of Similar Patient Cases Represented by Multimodal Time-Series Medical Data,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine, Corfu, Greece, 2010 [web]
  • I. Kanaris, S. Tsevas, I. Maglogiannis, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Enabling Distributed Summarization of Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Video,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Imaging Systems and Techniques, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2010, pp. 17-21 [web]
  • S. Tsevas, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Patient Specific Normalization of Chest Radiographs and Hierarchical Classification of Bacterial Infection Patterns,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Imaging Systems and Techniques, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2010, pp. 156-160 [web]
  • M. Savelonas, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Shielding Active Shape Models against Weak Lung Field Boundaries for Segmentation of Chest Radiographs,” in Proc. MICCAI’s 2nd International Workshop on Pulmonary Image Analysis, Eds. M. Brown, M. Bruijne, B.V Ginneken, A. Kiraly, J.-M. Kuhnigk, C. Lorenz, J. McClelland, K. Mori, A. Reeves, and J. Reinhardt, London, 2009, pp. 83-91, ISBN-13: 978-1-4486-8089-1 [web]
  • S. Tsevas, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Automatic Evaluation of the Progress of Bacterial Pulmonary Infections in Temporal Radiographic Image Sequences,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine, 2009, ISBN: 978-1-4244-5379-5 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D. Schober, M. Boeker, and S. Schulz, “An Ontology of Image Representations for Medical Image Mining,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine, 2009, ISBN: 978-1-4244-5379-5 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and M. Savelonas, “Active Shape Model Aided by Selective Thresholding for Lung Field Segmentation in Chest Radiographs,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine, 2009, ISBN: 978-1-4244-5379-5 [web]
  • E. Papageorgiou, and D.K. Iakovidis, “Towards the Construction of Intuitionistic Fuzzy Cognitive Maps for Medical Decision Making,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine, 2009, ISBN: 978-1-4244-5379-5 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and S. Tsevas, “Hierarchical Discovery of Patterns of Infections in Chest Radiographs Using Non-negative Matrix Factorization,” in Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Systems, Signal and Image Processing (IWSSIP), Halkida, Greece, 2009 [web]
  • D. Bariamis, D. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, “A Generalized Architecture for Efficient Multi-segment Logarithm Approximation,” in Proc. International Conference on Computing, Communications and Control Technologies (CCCT), Florida, 2009 [web] [pdf]
  • D. Bariamis, D. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, “A Fast and Area-efficient FPGA-based Architecture for High Accuracy Logarithm Approximation,” in Proc. Workshop on Reconfigurable Computing, High Performance Embedded Architectures and Compilers (HiPEAC), Cyprus, 2009, pp. 53-60 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, “Versatile Approximation of the Lung Field Boundaries in the Presence of Bacterial Pulmonary Infections,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biotechnology, doi: 10.1109/BIBE.2008.4696844, Athens, Greece, 2008 [web]
  • S. Tsevas, D. K. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, and E. Pavlakis, “Automatic Frame Reduction of Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Video,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biotechnology, doi: 10.1109/BIBE.2008.4696805, Athens, Greece, 2008 [web]
  • D. Bariamis, D. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, “Automatic DNA Microarray Gridding based on Support Vector Machines,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biotechnology, doi: 10.1109/BIBE.2008.4696795, Athens, Greece, 2008 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, and G. Papamichalis, “Automatic Segmentation of the Lung Fields in Portable Chest Radiographs Based on Bézier Interpolation of Salient Control Points,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Imaging Systems and Techniques, Chania, Greece, 2008, pp. 82-87 [web]
  • E.G. Keramidas, D.K. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, “Noise Robust Statistical Feature Distributions for Texture Analysis,” in Proc. European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), Lausanne, Swiss, 2008 [web]
  • H. Karanikas, E.E. Kotsifakos, N. Pelekis, D.K. Iakovidis, I. Kopanakis, T. Mavroudakis, Y. Theodoridis, “Intelligent Search Assistant: The MetaOn Approach,” in Proc. International Conference on Telecommunications & Multimedia (TEMU), Ierapetra-Crete, Greece, July 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, S. Tsevas, D. Maroulis, A. Polydorou, “Unsupervised Summarisation of Capsule Endoscopy Video,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems, Varna, Bulgaria, 2008, pp. 3-15-3-20 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, “A Generalized Image Distortion Model for Content-Based Image Retrieval from Multimedia Databases,” in Proc. International Conference on Telecommunications & Multimedia (TEMU), Ierapetra, Greece, July 2008 [web] [pdf]
  • E.G. Keramidas, D.K. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, “Thyroid Texture Representation via Noise Resistant Image Features,” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS), Jyvaskyla, Finland, 2008, pp. 560-564 [web]
  • M. Savelonas, D.K. Iakovidis, N. Dimitropoulos, D.E. Maroulis, “Computational Characterization of Thyroid Tissue in the Radon Domain,” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS), Maribor, Slovenia, 2007, pp. 189-192 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, E.E. Zacharia, S. Kossida, “A Genetic Approach to Spot Detection in Two-Dimensional Gel Electrophoresis Images,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology in Biomedicine (ITAB), Oct. 2006 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, N. Pelekis, H. Karanikas, E. Kotsifakos, I. Kopanakis, and Y. Theodoridis, “A Pattern Similarity Scheme for Medical Image Retrieval,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology in Biomedicine (ITAB), Oct. 2006 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, M.A. Savelonas, S.A. Karkanis, D.E. Maroulis, “Segmentation of Medical Images with Regional Inhomogeneities,” in Proc. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), IAPR, Hong Kong, 2006, (rated within the first 15% of the accepted papers), vol. 2, pp. 279-282 [web] [pdf]
  • M.A. Savelonas, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, “An LBP-Based Active Contour Algorithm for Unsupervised Texture Segmentation,” in Proc. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), IAPR, Hong Kong, 2006, vol. 3, pp. 976-979 [web]
  • H. Karanikas, N. Pelekis, D. Iakovidis, I. Kopanakis, T. Mavroudakis and Y. Theodoridis, “MetaOn – Ontology Driven Metadata Construction and Management for Intelligent Search in Text and Image Collections,” in Proc. International DEXA Workshop on Flexible Database and Information System Technology (FlexDBIST), IEEE CSP, Crakow, Poland, Sept., 2006, pp. 450-454 [web]
  • H. Karanikas, N. Pelekis, D. Iakovidis, I. Kopanakis, T. Mavroudakis and Y. Theodoridis, “Multimedia Annotation System for Intelligent Search,” in Proc. International Conference on Telecommunications & Multimedia (TEMU), ISBN 960-88785-2-7, Heraklion-Crete, Greece, July 2006 [web] [pdf]
  • M. Savelonas, D. Maroulis, D. Iakovidis, S. Karkanis, and N. Dimitropoulos, “A Variable Background Active Contour Model for Automatic Detection of Thyroid Nodules in Ultrasound Images,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Genova, Italy, 2005, pp. I-17-20 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, S.A. Karkanis, “A Comparative Study of Color-Texture Image Features,” in Proc. International Workshop on Systems, Signal and Image Processing (IWSSIP), Halkida, Greece, 2005, pp. 205-209 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, S.A. Karkanis, and A.G. Brokos, “A Comparative Study of Texture Features for the Discrimination of Gastric Polyps in Endoscopic Video,” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS), Dublin, Ireland, 2005, pp. 575-580 [web]
  • D.E. Maroulis, M. Savelonas, S.A. Karkanis, D.K. Iakovidis, and N. Dimitropoulos, “Computer-Aided Thyroid Nodule Detection in Ultrasound Images,” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS), Dublin, Ireland, 2005, pp. 271-276 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, S.A. Karkanis, and D.E. Maroulis, “Color Texture Features for Texture Recognition under Varying Illumination using Support Vector Machines,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Singapore, 2004, pp. 1505-1508 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, I.N. Flaounas, S.A. Karkanis, and D.E. Maroulis, “A Cascading Support Vector Machines System for Gene Expression Data Classification,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems, Varna, Bulgaria, 2004, pp. 344-347 [web]
  • D. Bariamis, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, and S.K. Karkanis, “An FPGA-based Architecture for Real Time Image Feature Extraction,” in Proc. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), IAPR, Cambridge, UK, 2004, pp. 801-804 [web]
  • I.N. Flaounas, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, and S.A. Karkanis, “Intelligent Analysis of Genomic Measurements”, in Proc. 13th IMEKO International Symposium on Measurements for Research and Industry Applications, Athens, Greece, 2004, pp. 463-467 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, S.A. Karkanis, and I.N. Flaounas, “Color Texture Recognition in Video Sequences using Wavelet Covariance Features and Support Vector Machines,” in Proc. IEEE 29th EUROMICRO Conference, Antalya, Turkey, Sept. 2003, pp. 199-204 [web]
  • M. George, H. Albrecht, M. Schurr, P.G. Papageorgas, U. Hofmann, D. Maroulis, C.D. Depeursinge, D. Iakovidis, N. Theofanous, and A. Menciassi, “Laser-scanning Endoscope based on Polysilicon Micromachined Mirrors with Enhanced Attributes,” in Proc. SPIE European Conference on Biomedical Optics (ECBO), Novel Optical Instrumentation for Biomedical Applications, Munich, Germany, vol. 5143, 2003, pp.145-156 [web] [pdf]
  • D.A. Karras, S.A. Karkanis, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, and B.G. Mertzios., “Support Vector Machines for Improved Defect Detection in Manufacturing using Novel Multidimensional Wavelet Feature Extraction Involving Vector Quantization and PCA Techniques,” in Proc. NATO ASI NIMIA, Crema, Italy, 2001, pp. 139-143 [pdf]
  • S.A. Karkanis, D.K. Iakovidis, D.A. Karras, and D.E. Maroulis, “Detection of Lesions in Endoscopic Video using Textural Descriptors on Wavelet Domain Supported by Artificial Neural Network Architectures,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Thessaloniki, Greece, 2001, pp. 833-836 [web]
  • S.A. Karkanis, G.D. Magoulas, D.K. Iakovidis, D.A. Karras, and D.E. Maroulis, “Evaluation of Textural Feature Extraction Schemes for Neural Network-Based Interpretation of Regions in Medical Images,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Thessaloniki, Greece, 2001, pp. 281-284 [web]
  • S.A. Karkanis, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, G.D. Magoulas, and N. Theofanous, “Tumor Recognition in Endoscopic Video Images Using Artificial Neural Network Architectures,” in Proc. IEEE 26th EUROMICRO Conference, Medical Informatics, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2000, pp. 423-429 [web]
  • S.A. Karkanis, G.D. Magoulas, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, and M.O. Schurr, “On the Importance of Feature Descriptors for the Characterisation of Texture,” in Proc. 4th World Multiconference on Systems, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI), Orlando, Florida, 2000, vol. 2, pp. 96-101 [web]
  • M.A. Savelonas, D.E. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, and N. Dimitropoulos, “Computer-Aided Malignancy Risk Assessment of Nodules in Thyroid US Images Utilizing Boundary Descriptors,” in Proc. Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI), Samos, 2008, pp. 157-160 [web]
  • N. Pelekis, D.K. Iakovidis, E. Kotsifakos, H. Karanikas and I. Kopanakis. “Intuitionistic Fuzzy Clustering to Information Retrieval from Cultural Databases,” in Proc. 22nd International Conference on Operational Research, Prague, Czech Republic, 2007, pp. 122 [web]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, E. Kotsifakos, N. Pelekis, H. Karanikas, I. Kopanakis, and Y. Theodoridis, “Pattern-Based Retrieval of Cultural Heritage Images,” in Proc. Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI), Patras, Greece, 2007, pp.443-452 [web]
  • E. Keramidas, D. Iakovidis, D. Maroulis, and N. Dimitropoulos, “Automatic Measurement of Thyroid Gland,” in Proc. Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI), Patras, Greece, 2007, pp. 49-56 [web]
  • M. Σαβελώνας, Δ. Μαρούλης, Δ. Ιακωβίδης, “Κατάτμηση Υφής με χρήση Τελεστή Τοπικού Δυαδικού Προτύπου και Εφαρμογή Μοντέλου Ενεργού Περιγράμματος χωρίς Ακμές,” στα Πρακτικά του 12ου Πανελληνίου Συνεδρίου Φυσικής, Ένωση Ελλήνων Φυσικών, Λάρισα, 2006
  • Μ. Τζιβράς, Δ. Τζιβράς, Κ. Τριανταφυλλίδου, Δ. Μαρούλης, και Δ. Ιακωβίδης, “Η Συμβολή Πληροφορικού Συστήματος στην Ταχεία Διαγνωστική Προσέγγιση των Πολυπόδων του Παχέως Εντέρου κατά τη Διάρκεια της Ενδοσκόπησης,” στα Πρακτικά του 1ου Πανελληνίου Συνεδρίου & International Symposium του Ελληνικού Κολεγίου Χειρουργών, Αθήνα, 2006, σελ. 44
  • M.A. Savelonas, D.E. Maroulis, D.K. Iakovidis, and S.A. Karkanis, “A Novel Deformable Model for Medical US Image Segmentation,” in Proc. Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI), Volos, Greece, 2005, pp. 469-474 [web] [pdf]
  • M. Σαβελώνας, Δ. Μαρούλης, και Δ. Ιακωβίδης, “Επεξεργασία Ιατρικών Εικόνων Θυρεοειδούς και Εντοπισμός Όζων,” στα Πρακτικά του 11ου Πανελληνίου Συνεδρίου Φυσικής, Ένωση Ελλήνων Φυσικών, Κύπρος, Φεβ. 2005
  • H.N. Φλαούνας, Δ.Ε. Μαρούλης, Δ.K. Ιακωβίδης, και Σ.Α. Καρκάνης, “Πληροφορικό Σύστημα Υποβοήθησης Ιατρικής Διάγνωσης βάσει Δεδομένων Μικροσυστοιχιών DNA,” στα Πρακτικά του 10ου Πανελληνίου Συνεδρίου Φυσικής, Ένωση Ελλήνων Φυσικών, Λουτράκι, Ελλάδα, Ιαν. 2004
  • Μ. Τζιβράς, Δ. Μαρούλης, Δ. Ιακωβίδης, και Σ. Καρκάνης, “Υπολογιστικά Υποβοηθούμενος Εντοπισμός Πολυπόδων,” στα Πρακτικά του 1ου Συνεδρίου Ιατρικής Σχολής Παν/μίου Αθηνών, Αθήνα, Ιούν. 2004, σελ. 120-121
  • Δ.Ε. Μαρούλης, Δ.Κ. Ιακωβίδης, και Σ.Α. Καρκάνης, “Λογισμικό Επεξεργασίας Ιατρικής Εικόνας και Αναγνώρισης Παθολογικών Περιοχών,” στα Πρακτικά του 3ου Πανελλήνιου Ιατρικού Συνεδρίου, Νάξος, Σεπτ. 2002, σελ. 53-58
  • D.A. Karras, S.A. Karkanis, D.K. Iakovidis, D.E. Maroulis, and B.G. Mertzios, “Improved Defect Detection in Manufacturing using Novel Multidimensional Wavelet Feature Extraction Involving Vector Quantization and PCA Techniques,” in Proc. 8th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics, vol. 2, Nov. 7-10, Nicosia, Cyprus, 2001, pp. 165-173 [web] [pdf]
  • D.K. Iakovidis, K. Frangia, and J.D. Ioannovich, “Melanoma Database,” in Proc. International Conference on Melanoma, Athens, Greece, Μay 2000 [pdf]
  • Δ. Τζιβαρίδου, Δ. Ιακωβίδης, Σ. Ροδοπούλου, Ε. Τσάτη, Σ. Παπαδόπουλος, και Ι. Ιωάννοβιτς, “Αρχείο Φωτογραφιών, Αρχειοθέτηση με ένα Πρωτότυπο Πρόγραμμα,” στα Πρακτικά του 4ου Πανελλήνιου Συνεδρίου Πλαστικής Επανορθωτικής & Αισθητικής Χειρουργικής, Αθήνα, 1999, σελ. 43.
  • Ι. Ιωάννοβιτς, Κ. Φραγκιά, Δ. Τζιβαρίδου, Δ. Ιακωβίδης, Μ. Λάγιος, και Σ. Ροδοπούλου, “Αρχείο Μελανωμάτων: Πρωτότυπο Πρόγραμμα Αρχειοθέτησης και Παρακολούθησης των Ασθενών,” στα Πρακτικά του 4ου Πανελλήνιου Συνεδρίου Πλαστικής Επανορθωτικής & Αισθητικής Χειρουργικής, Αθήνα, 1999, σελ. 58.

Dr.Koulaouzidis

Journals & Conferences

Original Papers

  • Nemeth A, Kopylov U, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Patency capsule in patients with established Crohn’s disease undergoing video ‎capsule endoscopy of the small bowel. Endoscopy 2015. In press.
    Yung D, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Small bowel capsule endoscopy and portal hypertensive enteropathy in cirrhotic patients: results from a tertiary referral centre. Ann Hepatol 2015. In press.
  • Kopylov U, Nemeth A, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Small bowel capsule endoscopy in the management of established Crohn’s disease: clinical impact, safety, and correlation with inflammatory biomarkers. Inflamm Bowel Dis 2015;21:93-100.
  • Karargyris A, Koulaouzidis A. OdoCapsule: Next Generation Wireless Capsule Endoscopy with Accurate Localization and Video Stabilization. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 2015;62:352-60.
    Koulaouzidis A, et al. Dissecting Lewis score under the light of fecal calprotectin; an analysis of correlation of score components with calprotectin levels in capsule endoscopy. Ann Gastroenterol. 2015;28:259-264.
  • Docherty E, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Use of small bowel capsule endoscopy in patients with chronic kidney disease: experience from a University Referral Center. Ann Gastroenterol 2015;28:99-104.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. The use of domperidone increases the completion rate of small bowel capsule endoscopy: does this come at the expense of diagnostic yield? J Clin Gastroenterol 2015;49:395-400.
  • Iakovidis D, Koulaouzidis A. Automatic lesion detection in capsule endoscopy based on color saliency; closer to an essential adjunct for reviewing software? Gastrointest Endosc 2014;80:877-83.
  • Rondonotti E, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Utility of three-dimensional image reconstruction in the diagnosis of small-bowel masses in capsule endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc 2014;80:642-51.
  • Karargyris A, Rondonotti E, Mandelli G, Koulaouzidis A. Evaluation of 4 three-dimensional representation algorithms in capsule endoscopy images. World J Gastroenterol 2013;19:8028-33.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. Three-dimensional representation software as image enhancement tool in small-bowel capsule endoscopy: A feasibility study. Dig Liver Dis 2013;45:909-14.
  • Koulaouzidis A, Plevris JN. Detection of the ampulla of Vater in small bowel capsule endoscopy: experience with two different systems. J Dig Dis 2012;13:621-7.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. The use of small-bowel capsule endoscopy in iron-deficiency anaemia alone; be aware of the young anaemic patient. Scand J Gastroenterol 2012;47:1094-100.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. QuickView in small-bowel capsule endoscopy is useful in certain clinical settings, but QuickView with Blue Mode is of no additional benefit. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012;24:1099-104.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. Blue mode does not offer any benefit over white light when calculating Lewis score in small-bowel capsule endoscopy. World J Gastrointest Endosc 2012;4:33-7.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. Lewis score correlates more closely with fecal calprotectin than Capsule Endoscopy Crohn’s Disease Activity Index. Dig Dis Sci 2012;57:987-93.
  • Krystallis C, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Chromoendoscopy in small bowel capsule endoscopy: Blue mode or Fuji Intelligent Colour Enhancement? Dig Liver Dis 2011;43:953-7.
  • Newman WG, Payne K, Tricker K, Roberts SA, Fargher E, Pushpakom S, Alder JE, Sidgwick GP, Payne D, Elliott RA, Heise M, Elles R, Ramsden SC, Andrews J, Houston JB, Qasim F, Shaffer J, Griffiths CE, Ray DW, Bruce I, Ollier WE; TARGET study recruitment team. A pragmatic randomized controlled trial of thiopurine methyltransferase genotyping prior to azathioprine treatment: the TARGET study. Pharmacogenomics 2011;12:815-26.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. Fecal calprotectin: a selection tool for small bowel capsule endoscopy in suspected IBD with prior negative bi-directional endoscopy. Scand J Gastroenterol 2011;46:561-6.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. A ferritin level >50 μg/L is frequently consistent with iron deficiency. Eur J Intern Med
    2009;20:168-70.
  • Moschos J, Kouklakis G, Leontiadis GI, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Three-hour postprandial pH monitoring study
    correlation with endoscopy in gastro-oesophageal reflux. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2007;17:180-1.
  • Paikos D, Gatopoulou A, Moschos J, Koulaouzidis A, et al. Banding hemorrhoids using the O’ReganDisposable
    Bander. Single center experience J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 2007;16:163-5.

Editorial

  • Koulaouzidis A, Iakovidis DK. Robust capsule endoscopy lesion quantification and localization systems. Comput Biol Med. 2015 Apr 10. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25906948.
    Koulaouzidis A, Toth E. Optimizing the interpretation of capsule endoscopic images: shortsighted or taking the
    long view? Dig Dis Sci. 2015;60:1519-21.
  • Dabos K, Koulaouzidis A. Portal hypertensive enteropathy, occult bleeding, and capsule endoscopy: where do
    we go from here? Dig Dis Sci 2014;59:899-901.
  • Koulaouzidis A, Dabos KJ. Looking forward; not necessarily the best in capsuleendoscopy? Ann Gastroenterol
    2013;26:365-67.
  • Koulaouzidis A, Karargyris A. Three-dimensional image reconstruction in capsule endoscopy. World J
    Gastroenterol 2012;18:4086-90.
  • Koulaouzidis A, Plevris JN. Colon capsule endoscopy for detection of polyps and cancers: a step closer to non
    invasive colon screening? J R Coll Physicians Edinb 2011;41:124-5.
  • Koulaouzidis A. Diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: an update on leucocyte esterase reagent strips. World J Gastroenterol 2011;17:1091-4.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. Leucocyte esterase reagent strips & SBP: what now? Ann Hepatol 2008;7:255-6.
  • Koulaouzidis A, et al. Skin manifestations in liver disease. Ann Hepatol 2007;6:181-84.

Dr.Karargyris

Journals & Conferences

  • Alexandros Karargyris, Jenifer Siegelman, Dimitris Tzortzis, Stefan Jaeger, Sema Candemir, Zhiyun Xue, K. C. Santosh, Szilárd Vajda, Sameer K. Antani, Les Folio, George R. Thoma:
Combination of texture and shape features to detect pulmonary abnormalities in digital chest X-rays. Int. J. Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery 11(1): 99-106 (2016)
  • K. C. Santosh, Sema Candemir, Stefan Jäger, Alexandros Karargyris, Sameer K. Antani, George R. Thoma, Les Folio:
Automatically Detecting Rotation in Chest Radiographs Using Principal Rib-Orientation Measure for Quality Control. IJPRAI 29(2) (2015)
  • Alexandros Karargyris, Anastastios Koulaouzidis:
OdoCapsule: Next-Generation Wireless Capsule Endoscopy With Accurate Lesion Localization and Video Stabilization Capabilities. IEEE Trans. Biomed. Engineering 62(1): 352-360 (2015)
  • Alexandros Karargyris:
Color Space Transformation Network. CoRR abs/1511.01064 (2015)
  • Stefan Jaeger, Alexandros Karargyris, Sema Candemir, Les Folio, Jenifer Siegelman, Fiona M. Callaghan, Zhiyun Xue, Kannappan Palaniappan, Rahul K. Singh, Sameer K. Antani, George R. Thoma, Yi-Xiang Wang, Pu-Xuan Lu, Clement J. McDonald:
Automatic Tuberculosis Screening Using Chest Radiographs. IEEE Trans. Med. Imaging 33(2): 233-245 (2014)
  • Sema Candemir, Stefan Jaeger, Kannappan Palaniappan, Jonathan P. Musco, Rahul K. Singh, Zhiyun Xue, Alexandros Karargyris, Sameer K. Antani, George R. Thoma, Clement J. McDonald:
Lung Segmentation in Chest Radiographs Using Anatomical Atlases With Nonrigid Registration. IEEE Trans. Med. Imaging 33(2): 577-590 (2014) •
  • K. C. Santosh, Sema Candemir, Stefan Jäger, Les Folio, Alexandros Karargyris, Sameer K. Antani, George R. Thoma:
Rotation Detection in Chest Radiographs Based on Generalized Line Histogram of Rib-Orientations. CBMS 2014: 138-142
  • Alexandros Karargyris, M. Pouagare, Orestis Karargyris, Nikolaos G. Bourbakis:
Automatic Detection of Similarities and Differences between Small bowel Polyps and Ulcers with a Data Mining Approach in Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Videos. International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools 21(5) (2012)
  • Alexandros Karargyris, Orestis Karargyris, Alexandros Pantelopoulos:
DERMA/Care: An Advanced image-Processing Mobile Application for Monitoring Skin Cancer. ICTAI 2012: 1-7
  • Alexandros Karargyris, Nikolaos G. Bourbakis:
Detection of Small Bowel Polyps and Ulcers in Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Videos. IEEE Trans. Biomed. Engineering 58(10): 2777-2786 (2011)
  • Alexandros Karargyris, Nikolaos G. Bourbakis:
Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of the Digestive Wall in Capsule Endoscopy Videos Using Elastic Video Interpolation. IEEE Trans. Med. Imaging 30(4): 957-971 (2011) • 2010
  • Alexandros Karargyris, Nikolaos G. Bourbakis:
An Elastic Video Interpolation Methodology for Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Videos. BIBE 2010: 38-43
  • Alexandros Karargyris, Orestis Karargyris, Nikolaos G. Bourbakis:
3D Representation of the Digestive Tract Surface in Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Videos. BIBE 2010: 279-280

Dr.Ciuti

Journals & Conferences

  • G. Ciuti, R. Caliò, D. Camboni, L. Neri, F. Bianchi, A. Arezzo, A. Koulaouzidis, S. Schostek, D. Stoyanov, C. M. Oddo, B. Magnani, A. Menciassi, M. Morino, M. O. Schurr, P. Dario: Frontiers of robotic endoscopic capsules: a review, Journal of Micro-Bio Robotics (Special Issue: Frontiers of Robotic Endoscopy), 2016 May, pp. 1-18. IF: Still Computing.
  • G. Tortora, F. Mulana, G. Ciuti, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: Inductive-Based Wireless Power Recharging System for an Innovative Endoscopic Capsule, Energies, 8(9), pp. 10315-10334. IF 2.072
  • L. Sliker, G. Ciuti, M. Rentschler, A. Menciassi: Magnetically driven medical devices: a review, Expert Review of Medical Devices, Article In Press, 2015 Aug 21:1-16. IF 1.683
  • G. Rateni, M. Cianchetti, G. Ciuti, A. Menciassi, C. Laschi: Design and development of a soft robotic gripper for manipulation in minimally invasive surgery: a proof of concept, Meccanica (Special Issue: Soft Mechatronics), First online: 20 August 2015, pp. 1-9, 2015. IF 1.949
  • G. Gerboni, T. Ranzani, A. Diodato, G. Ciuti, M. Cianchetti, A. Menciassi: Modular soft mechatronic manipulator for minimally invasive surgery (MIS): overall architecture and development of a fully integrated soft module, Meccanica (Special Issue: Soft Mechatronics), First online: 07 September 2015, pp. 1-14, 2015. IF 1.949
  • T. Ranzani, G. Ciuti, G. Tortora, A. Arezzo, S. Arolfo, M. Morino, A. Menciassi: A Novel Device for Measuring Forces in Endoluminal Procedures, International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems, 12(116), ISSN 1729-8806, 2015. IF 0.526
  • G. Ciuti, L. Ricotti, A. Menciassi, P. Dario: MEMS Sensor Technologies for Human Centred Applications in Healthcare, Physical Activities, Safety and Environmental Sensing: A Review on Research Activities in Italy, Sensors, 15(3), 6441-6468, 2015. IF 2.048
  • G. Lucarini, G. Ciuti, M. Mura, R. Rizzo, A. Menciassi: Electromagnetic control system for capsule endoscope navigation: a novel concept for magnetic capsule maneuvering and preliminary study, Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering, accepted for publication, 35(4), 428-436, 2015. IF 1.076
  • G. Lucarini, G. Ciuti, M. Mura, R. Rizzo, A. Menciassi: A new concept for magnetic capsule colonoscopy based on an electromagnetic, International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems, 12(25), ISSN 1729-8806, 2015. IF 0.526
  • L. Ricotti, G. Ciuti, M. Ghionzoli, A. Messineo, A. Menciassi (2014): Metal/polymer composite Nuss bar for minimally invasive bar removal after Pectus Excavatum treatment: FEM simulations. International journal for numerical methods in biomedical engineering, 30(12), 1530-40 (2014). IF 1.542
  • S. Betti, G. Ciuti, L. Ricotti, M. Ghionzoli, F. Cavallo, A. Messineo, A. Menciassi (2014): A Sensorized Nuss Bar for Patient-Specific Treatment of Pectus Excavatum. Sensors, 14(10), 18096-18113. IF 2.048
  • L. Sliker, G. Ciuti: Flexible and capsule endoscopy for screening, diagnosis and treatment, Expert Review of Medical Devices, 1(6):649-66, 2014. IF 1.683
  • G. Ciuti, M. Nardi, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi, C. B. Fasolo, P. Dario, HuMOVE: A Low-invasive Wearable Monitoring Platform in Sexual Medicine. Urology, 84(4), 976-981. IF 2.132
  • M. Mura, G. Ciuti, V. Ferrari, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: Ultrasound-based tracking strategy for endoluminal devices in cardiovascular surgery, The International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery, accepted for publication, Early online, 2014. DOI: 10.1002/rcs.1603. IF 1.532
  • L. Gherardini, G. Ciuti, S. Tognarelli, C. Cinti: Searching for the perfect wave: the effect of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields on cells. International journal of molecular sciences 15.4 (2014): 5366-5387. IF 2.339
  • M. Ghionzoli, G. Ciuti, L. Ricotti, F. Tocchioni, R. Lo Piccolo, A. Menciassi, A. Messineo: Is a shorter bar an effective solution to avoid bar dislocation in Nuss procedure? The Annals of thoracic surgery 97(3), 1022-1027, 2014. IF 3.454
  • Arezzo, A. Menciassi, P. Valdastri, G. Ciuti, G. Lucarini, M. Salerno, C. Di Natali, M. Verra, P. Dario, M. Morino: Experimental assessment of a novel robotically driven endoscopic capsule for colonoscopy: a comparative study. Digestive and Liver Disease, vol. 45, no. 8, 657-662, 2013. IF 3.162
  • J. L. Gorlewicz, S. Battaglia, B. F. Smith, G. Ciuti, J. Gerding, A. Menciassi, K. Obstein, P. Valdastri, and R. J. Webster III: Wireless Insufflation of the Gastrointestinal Tract. IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 60, no. 5, 1225-1233, 2012. IF 2.348
  • P. Valdastri, G. Ciuti, A. Verbeni. A. Menciassi, P. Dario, A. Arezzo, M. Morino: Magnetic air capsule robotic system: proof of concept of a novel approach for painless colonoscopy. Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 26, no. 5, 1238-1246, 2012 – Winner of the Best Technology Contribution Award at EAES2011. IF 3.427
  • S. Tognarelli, V. Castelli, G. Ciuti, C. Di Natali, E. Sinibaldi, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: Platform for Magnetic Propulsion and Ultrasound Tracking of Endovascular Devices. Journal of Robotic Surgery, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 5-12, 2012.
  • M. Salerno, G. Ciuti, G. Lucarini, R. Rizzo, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi, A. Landi, P. Dario: A discrete-time localization method for capsule endoscopy based on on-board magnetic sensing. Measurement Science and Technology, vol. 23, pp. 1-10, 2012. IF 1.435
  • G. Ciuti, M. Salerno, G. Lucarini, P. Valdastri, A. Arezzo, A. Menciassi, M. Morino, P. Dario: A comparative evaluation of control interfaces for a robotic-aided endoscopic platform. IEEE Transactions on Robotics, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 534-538, 2012. IF 2.571
  • G. Ciuti, N. Pateromichelakis, M. Sfakiotakis, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi, D. P. Tsakiris, P. Dario: A wireless module for vibratory motor control and inertial sensing in capsule endoscopy. Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical (Special Issue: Eurosensors 2011), vol. 186, pp. 270-276, 2012. IF 1.841
  • G. Ciuti, A. Menciassi, P. Dario: Capsule endoscopy: from current achievements to open challenges. IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, vol. 4, pp. 59-72, 2011. IF: Still Computing.
  • G. Ciuti, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi and P. Dario: Robotic magnetic steering and locomotion of capsule endoscope for diagnostic and surgical endoluminal procedures. Robotica, vol. 28, pp. 199-207, 2010. IF 0.88 (citations 41 from Scopus, 59 from Google Scholar).
  • G. Ciuti, R. Donlin, P. Valdastri, A. Arezzo, A. Menciassi, M. Morino and P. Dario: Robotic versus manual control in magnetic steering of an endoscopic capsule. Endoscopy, vol. 42, pp. 148-152, 2010. IF 5.735
  • M. Simi, G. Ciuti, S. Tognarelli, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi, P. Dario: Magnetic link design for a robotic laparoscopic camera. Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 107, no. 9, Proceedings of the 11th joint MMM-Intermag Conference, Washington, DC, 2010. IF 2.210
  • G. D. Guerra, C. Cristallini, G. Ciuti, D. Cufari, N. Barbani: Poly(styrene-alt-maleic anhydride)-cross-polyoxyethylene: a possible use as a drug-release device. Short paper form GIB-SIB 2006 on the Journal of Applied Biomaterials & Biomechanics 2007; vol. 5, no. 3, p. 215. IF 1.542
  • A. Cafarelli, M. Mura, A. Diodato, A. Schiappacasse, M. Santoro, G. Ciuti, A. Menciassi: A computer-assisted robotic platform for Focused Ultrasound Surgery: assessment of high intensity focused ultrasound delivery. Conference Proceeding IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) 2015, Milano, Italy, August 25th -29th 2015.
  • T. Mazzocchi, A. Diodato, G. Ciuti, D. M. De Micheli, A. Menciassi: Smart sensorized polymeric skin for safe robot collision and environmental interaction. IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) 2015, Hamburg, Germany, September 28th – October 2nd, 2015.
  • Y. Abu-Kheil, G. Ciuti, M. Mura, J. Dias, P. Dario, L. Seneviratne: Vision and inertial-based image mapping for capsule endoscopy. International Conference on Information and Communication Technology Research (ICTRC), pp. 84-87, 2015, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, May 17th – 19th, 2015.
  • S. Tognarelli, G. Ciuti, A. Diodato, A. Cafarelli, M. Mura, A. Menciassi: Robotic platform for high-intensity focused ultrasound surgery under ultrasound monitoring and guidance: the FUTURA platform. 5rd Joint Workshop on New Technologies for Computer/Robot Assisted Surgery (CRAS 2015), Brussels, Belgium, September 2015.
  • S. Tognarelli, G. Ciuti, A. Diodato, P. Miloro, A. Verbeni, A. Cafarelli, A. Menciassi: FUTURA: a computer-assisted robotic platform for high-intensity focused ultrasound. 4rd Joint Workshop on New Technologies for Computer/Robot Assisted Surgery (CRAS 2014), Genova, Italy, September 2014.
  • G. Gerboni, T. Ranzani, M. Cianchetti, G. Ciuti, A. Menciassi: A new strategy to build a fully modular soft manipulator for MIS. 4rd Joint Workshop on New Technologies for Computer/Robot Assisted Surgery (CRAS 2014), Genova, Italy, September 2014.
  • M. Brancadoro, S. Tognarelli, G. Ciuti, A. Peri, A. Pietrabissa, and A. Menciassi: A versatile and adaptable magnetic retraction system for minimally invasive surgery. In Proc. of the 4st National Congress of the Italian Group of Bioengineering (GNB) 2014, Pavia, Italy, June 25-27, 2014, (Poster session – B34).
  • A. Verbeni, G. Ciuti, A. Cafarelli, P. Miloro, A. Diodato, S. Tognarelli, A. Menciassi: The FUTURA platform: a new approach merging non-invasive ultrasound therapy with surgical robotics. Conference Proceeding IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) 2013, Chicago, USA, August 2014 (1-page invited short paper – Minisymposium).
  • G. Lucarini, M. Mura, G. Ciuti, and A. Menciassi: The SUPCAM platform: electromagnetic navigation system for active capsule endoscope. Conference Proceeding IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) 2014, Chicago, USA, August 2014 (1-page short paper – Poster Session).
  • G. Lucarini, A. Tozzi, C. Bruni, A. Vallesi, E. Gaggini, G. Ciuti, A. Menciassi: Electromagnetic design for capsule endoscope navigation: a preliminary study. 3rd Joint Workshop on New Technologies for Computer/Robot Assisted Surgery, Verona, Italy, September 2013.
  • S Tognarelli, P. Miloro, A. Verbeni, M. Mura, A. Cafarelli, G. Ciuti, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: Low invasive therapy under robotic guidance in the vascular district: a case study. 3rd Joint Workshop on New Technologies for Computer/Robot Assisted Surgery, Verona, Italy, September 2013.
  • G. Ciuti, S. Tognarelli, A. Verbeni, A. Menciassi, P. Dario: Intraoperative bowel cleansing tool in active locomotion capsule endoscopy. Conference Proceeding IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) 2013, Osaka, Japan, July 2013.
  • M. Mura, G. Ciuti, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: An Ultrasound-based Methodology for Endoluminal Robot Tracking in Cardiovascular Procedures. The Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics 2013, London, UK, June 2013.
  • G. Ciuti, M. Visentini-Scarzanella, A. Dore, A. Menciassi, P. Dario, G-Z. Yang: Intra-operative monocular 3D reconstruction for image-guided navigation in active capsule endoscopy. In Proc. of the XVI Annual Conference of the International Society for Computer Aided Surgery (ISCAS) 2012, Pisa, Italy, June 2012, International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 2012, Vol. 7, Suppl. 1, pp. S394-S395 – Winner of the Best Student Poster Award 2012.
  • G. Ciuti, S. Tognarelli, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: Robotic platform for magnetic catheter steering based on US tracking. in Proc. of the XVI Annual Conference of the International Society for Computer Aided Surgery (ISCAS) 2012, Pisa, Italy, June 2012, International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 2012, Vol. 7, Suppl. 1, pp. S384-S385.
  • P. Miloro, M. K. Llewellyn, S. Tognarelli, G. Ciuti, E. Sinibaldi, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: An innovative platform for treatment of vascular obstructions: system design and preliminary result, The Fourth IEEE RAS/EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics Roma, Italy. June 24-27, 2012, pp. 731-736.
  • G. Ciuti, M. Visentini-Scarzanella, A. Dore, A. Menciassi, P. Dario, G-Z. Yang: Intra-operative monocular 3D reconstruction for image-guided navigation in active locomotion capsule endoscopy, The Fourth IEEE RAS/EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics Roma, Italy. June 24-27, 2012, pp. 768-774.
  • A. Verbeni, R. Melis, G. Ciuti, P. Dario, A. Menciassi, Magnetic levitation air capsule: a novel approach for fiction-less colonoscopy. In Proc. of the 3st National Congress of the Italian Group of Bioengineering (GNB) 2012, Rome, Italy, June 2012.
  • G. Ciuti, M. Salerno, G. Lucarini, P. Valdastri, A. Arezzo, A. Menciassi, M. Morino, P. Dario: Comparative evaluation study of control methodologies and user interfaces for a robotic-aided endoscopic platform. In Proc. of the XV Annual Conference of the International Society for Computer Aided Surgery (ISCAS) 2011, Berlin, Germany, June 2011, International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 2011, Vol. 6, Suppl. 1, pp. S288–S289.
  • G.Ciuti, N. Pateromichelakis, M. Sfakiotakis, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi, D.P. Tsakiris, P.Dario: A wireless module for vibratory motor control and inertial sensing in capsule endoscopy. Proc. Eurosensors XXV, vol. 25, Athens, Greece, September 4-7, 2011.
  • C. Di Natali, G. Ciuti, V. Castelli, S. Tognarelli, E. Sinibaldi, P. Dario, A. Menciassi: Platform for Magnetic Propulsion and Ultrasound Tracking of Endovascular Devices. The Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics 2011, London, UK, June 19-20, 2011, pp. 29-30.
  • M. Simi, G. Ciuti, S. Tognarelli, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi, P. Dario: Magnetic link design for a robotic laparoscopic camera. 11th Joint-MMM-Intermag Conference 2010, Washington, DC, January 2010.
  • G. Ciuti, M. Salerno, G. Lucarini, P. Valdastri, A. Arezzo, A. Menciassi, M. Morino, P. Dario: Preliminary comparative evaluation of control interfaces for a robotic-aided endoscopic platform. In Proc. of the 2st National Congress of the Italian Group of Bioengineering (GNB) 2010, Turin, Italy, June 2010.
  • J. L. Toennies, G. Ciuti, B. F. Smith, A. Menciassi, P. Valdastri, R. J. Webster III: Toward Tetherless insufflations of the GI tract. Conference Proceeding IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) 2010, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2010, pp. 1946 – 1949.
  • G. Ciuti, P. Valdastri, A. Menciassi, P. Dario: Robotic Steering and Locomotion for Active Capsular Endoscopy. In Proc. of the 1st National Congress of the Italian Group of Bioengineering (GNB) 2008, Pisa, Italy, July 3-5, 2008, p. 711.