Bardia Yousefi

Department of Radiology,
University of Pennsylvania,
Goddard Bldg.,
E606, 3710 Hamilton Walk,
Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Telephone: +1 215 746 7289

Bardia Yousefi

Bardia Yousefi is an affiliated faculty with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Laval University. Also, a researcher at the University of Pennsylvania. He graduated from LVSN-Laboratoire de Vision et Systemes Numeriques, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Laval University, in 2018.His major research interest includes dimensionality reduction, data-mining, machine/deep learning, mathematical pattern recognition in different applications e.g. multivariate data processing for precision medicine (AI in medicine), and infrared imagery for non-invasive diagnostic systems. He received his first Ph.D. in Intelligence Systems from the Department of Artificial Intelligence, University Malaya in 2016, and his second Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from ECE at Laval University in 2018. He is Vice President of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers-IEEE Young Professionals (YP) in Quebec Section Canada. He is the author of more than 50 articles in different scientific journals and proceeding-conferences, also an invited editor in several journals.

Technical Talks

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    Correlation-Incorporated Hierarchical Clustering of High-Dimensional Radiomic Features
    for Prognostic Phenotype Identification of EGFR-Mutated Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

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    Radiology North America Association (RSNA), Chicago IL - December 2nd, 2019


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    Reducing High-Dimensional Radiomic Features for Prognostic Phenotype Identification of EGFR-Mutated for NSCLC

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    Donor auditorium, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA - November 23rd, 2019


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    Incremental Low Rank Noise Reduction for Thermal Monitoring of Human Body Using Infrared Imagery

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    Desjardin auditorium, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada - September 27th, 2017


Teaching

  • Capstone tutorial: Datamining


    University of Pennsylvania, Winter session 2020.

    Toturial page


  • -Laboratory demos

  • -Basic Machine Learning

  • Advanced Robotic Lab., Department of Artificial Intelligence, University Malaya, 2012-2014.


  • - Electronic II(2 semesters, 2003-2004)

  • - Laboratory electronic I(1 semesters, 2004)

  • - Computer Architecture(2 semesters, 2004,2006)

  • - Laboratory electronic II(1 semester, 2005)

  • - Laboratory industrial electronics(2 semesters, 2004-2005)

  • - Signal and System Analysis (1 semester, 2004)

  • - Telecommunication system I(1 semester, 2006)

  • Department of Electrical and Robotic Engineering, Shahrood University of Technology, 2003-2006



Selected publications based on their applications (quick access):

Medical image analysis
Hyperspectral Infrared imagery
Computational analysis for Infrared Nondestructive testing (IRNDT)
Neural mechanism for recognition of biological movements
Satellite Imagery - Urban area segmentation
Face


 

Medical image analysis

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    Impact of intravenous Contrast Enhancement on Predictive Radiomic Features in Patients With Lung Cancer Treated With Proton Therapy

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    Society of Thoracic Radiology (STR) - 2020

    | POSTER | Paper

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    Correlation-Incorporated Hierarchical Clustering of High-Dimensional Radiomic Features for Prognostic Phenotype Identification of
    EGFR-Mutated Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

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    Radiology Society North America - 2019

    | PPTX | Paper | Data Oral presentation!

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    Impact of Interobserver Variability in Manual Segmentation of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) on Computed Tomography

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    Radiology Society North America - 2019

    | PPTX | Paper | Data Oral presentation!

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    Incremental Low Rank Noise Reduction for Robust Infrared Tracking of Body Temperature during Medical Imaging

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    Electronics-Design and Application of Biomedical Circuits and Systems - 2019


    code | PPTX | fullpaper download | Data

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    CHCA of High-Dimensional Radiomic Features for Prognostic Phenotype Identification of EGFR-Mutated NSCLC

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    Penn Pendergrass Symposium - 2019

    | POSTER | Best paper award (Magna cum laude)!

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    Correlative hierarchical clustering-based low-rank dimensionality reduction of radiomics-driven phenotype in non-small cell lung cancer

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    SPIE-Medical Imaging - 2019

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download | Data


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    Automated assessment and tracking of human body thermal variations using unsupervised clustering

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    Applied Optics - 2017

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download | Video-Demo | Draft version


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    Unsupervised Automatic tracking of Human Body Thermal changes

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    Advanced Infrared Technology and Applications (AITA - 2015) (Pisa, Italy)

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Development of computer-aided detection of breast lesion using gabor-wavelet BASED features in mammographic images

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    In Control System, IEEE International Conference on Computing and Engineering (ICCSCE) (Penang,Malaysia)- 2013

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Visibility Enhancement of Digital Dental X-Ray for RCT Application Using Bayesian Classiffer and Two Times Wavelet Image Fusion

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    Journal of American Science- 2012

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Vessel segmentation in X-ray angiographic images using Hessian based vesselness filter and wavelet based image fusion

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    Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine- 2010

    | | fullpaper download

 

Hyperspectral Infrared imagery


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    My second Ph.D. thesis on Hyperspectral infrared data-mining

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    Laval Unversity (My special thanks to MIVIM, LVSN, and beautiful Quebec)

    | PPTX | download full-thesis

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    Comparative analysis on mineral identification in LWIR hyperspectral imagery

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    Baltimore MD, USA

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download | TELOPS Scientific Workshop(Baltimore)

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    Comparison assessment of low rank sparse-PCA based-clustering/classification for automatic mineral identification in long wave infrared
    hyperspectral imagery

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    Infrared Physics & Technology-2018

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Continuum removal for ground based LWIR hyperspectral infrared imagery applying non-negative matrix factorization

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    Applied Optics-2018 Optical Society of America

    code | fullpaper download

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    Mineral Identification in LWIR Hyperspectral Imagery Applying Sparse based Clustering

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    QIRT Journal-2018

    code | fullpaper download

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    Modified algorithm for mineral identification in LWIR hyperspectral imagery

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    In SPIE Commercial, Scientific Sensing and Imaging. International Society for Optics and Photonics-2017

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download


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    Mineral identification in hyperspectral imaging using Sparse-PCA

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    In SPIE Commercial+ Scientific Sensing and Imaging-2016

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Emissivity retrieval from indoor hyperspectral imaging of mineral grains

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    In SPIE Commercial+ Scientific Sensing and Imaging-2016

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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Computational analysis for Infrared Nondestructive testing (IRNDT)


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    Infrared Non-Destructive Testing via Semi-Nonnegative Matrix Factorization

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    15th International Workshop on Advanced Infrared Technology and Applications (AITA 2019), Florence, Italy

    Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Proceedings-2019 | fullpaper download


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    Low-Rank Sparse Principal Component Thermography (Sparse-PCT): Comparative assessment on detection of subsurface defects

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    Infrared Physics & Technology-2019

    PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Automatic IRNDT Inspection Applying Sparse PCA-based Clustering

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    CCECE 2017 Winsdor

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Thermography data fusion and nonnegative matrix factorization for the evaluation of cultural heritage objects and buildings

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    Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry-2018

    PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Application of Deep Learning in Infrared Non-Destructive Testing

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    QIRT 2018

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download


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    Thermochemical Monitoring of Brucite Carbonation Using Passive Infrared Thermography

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    Chemical Engineering and Processing Journal-2018

    PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Comparative analysis on Thermal Non-Destructive Testing Imagery applying Candid Covariance-Free Incremental Principal
    Component Thermography (CCIPCT)

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    Infrared Physics & Technology

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Thermal NDT applying Candid Covariance-Free Incremental Principal Component Thermography (CCIPCT)

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    In SPIE Commercial+ Scientific Sensing and Imaging. International Society for Optics and Photonics-2017(USA)

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Quantitative assessment in thermal image segmentation for artistic objects

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    In SPIE O3A: Optics for Arts, Architecture, and Archaeology-2017(Munich, Germany)

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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Neural mechanism for recognition of biological movements

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    My first Ph.D. thesis on Human Action Recognition using Slow Feature Analysis


    Department of Artifical Intelligence- University of Malaya(special thanks to ARLab., UM, and nice people of Malaysia)

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    A Dual Fast and Slow Feature Interaction in Biologically Inspired Visual Recognition of Human Action,


    Applied Soft Computing

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Slow feature action prototypes effect assessment in mechanism for recognition of biological movement ventral stream

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    International Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation - 2016

    Author version | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Bio-Inspired Human Action Recognition using Hybrid MaxProduct Neuro-Fuzzy Classiffer and Quantum-Behaved PSO

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    Informatica - 2013

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Comparative study on Interaction of form and motion processing streams by applying two different classiffers in Mechanism for
    Recognition of Biological Movement

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    The Scientific World Journal- 2014

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Development of Biological Movement Recognition by Interaction between Active Basis Model and Fuzzy Optical Flow Division,

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    The Scientific World Journal- 2014

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Biological inspired human action recognition

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    In Robotic Intelligence In Informationally Structured Space (RiiSS), 2013 IEEE

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download


UP


 

Satellite Imagery - Urban area segmentation

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Face

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    A Hierarchical Fuzzy Based Approach for Face Detection,

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    2008 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering - 2008

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

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    Component Based Method for Face Detection Using Bayesian Discrimination Function,


    IJCSNS International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security-2009

    code | PPTX | fullpaper download

UP


Grants

  • - Xi-Care: eXplainable intelligent system for Cardiovascular disease management among women in primary Care

    2020/4-2021/3; NPI: S Abbasgholizadeh-Rahimi, Co-Investigators: P Pluye, R Grad, R Rodriguez, H Bergman, I Vedel, MP Gagnon, SH Yousefi, P Ghadiri; Knowledge User: J Legare; Collaborators: M Alizadeh, B Yousefi, G Bisleri, Y Quintana, J Salmeron; Funding Sources: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)-Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR), Project Grant-PA: Patient-Oriented Research: Early-Career Investigator; Total Funding: $100K (in cash) + $152,500 (in-kind).


  • - TransMedTech excellent grant

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    University of Montreal Hospital Research Center (CRCHUM) -2018 (100,000$ two years).


  • - Research Associate Grade 7 position

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    in Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning, UK (2018).


  • - FRQ-NT (Fonds de Recherche du Qu ebec - Nature et Technologies)

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    Laval University, Canada (2014-2017).


  • - HIR (High Impact Research) grant

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    Contract No. UM.C/HIR/MOHE/FCSIT/10, University Malaya, Malaysia (2012-2014).


  • - IPPP (Institute of Research Management & Services)

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    Malaysian flagship research grant, Wisma R&D, University Malaya, Malaysia (2012).