University of Southern California
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Postdoctoral Fellows
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Administrative Staff
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Sinchai Tsao, M.S.

PhD Candidate
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Southern California

Research Assistant
Image Processing and Informatics Lab
Department of Radiology
USC Keck School of Medicine

Graduate Student
Program in Technology Commercialization
Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
USC Marshall School of Business




Sinchai joined IPI Lab during the summer of 2006 and has worked on a wide range of projects from SMS-based Study Management Tools to Computed Aided Bone Age Assessment using the Radius. His interests lie in the application of engineering principles to build essential tools to help answer key medical diagnostic questions. His area of interest covers the fields of Image Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Medical Imaging, Signal Processing and Informatics.


M.S. Biomedical Engineering - Medical Imaging and Informatics, University of Southern California, 2007
Sc.B. Biophysics, B.A. International Relations, Brown University, 2004

Professional Memberships:

Student Member, The Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE)
Member-In-Training, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)


Bone Age Digital Atlas Statistical Graphing Tool (BAAgraph)

Computer Aided Bone Age Assessment of Older Children using the Radius

Short Message Service (SMS) as a remote Study Management Tool (Complete)

Honors and Awards:

2007 - 11th Annual Fred S Grodins Graduate Symposium Runner-up Podium Prize (USC Biomedical Engineering)

Selected Conference Proceedings and Publications:

Tsao, S. Attenuation Correction Methods in PET Imaging. 10th Annual Proceedings of the Fred S. Grodins Graduate Research Symposium 2006:158-159: Los Angeles, CA.

Last Updated: 2022-08-09

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