1st Edition

A Beginner's Guide to Medical Application Development with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks

    192 Pages 78 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This book serves as source of introductory material and reference for medical application development and related technologies by providing the detailed implementation of the cutting-edge deep learning methodologies. It targets the cloud based advanced medical application developments using open-source python based deep learning libraries. It includes code snippets and sophisticated Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs) to tackle real-world problems in medical image analysis and beyond.


    • Provides programming guidance for creation of sophisticated and reliable neural networks for image processing.
    • Incorporates the comparative study on GAN, Stable diffusion and its application on Medical Image data augmentation.
    • Focusses on solving real world medical imaging problems.
    • Discuses advanced concepts of Deep Learning along with latest technology like GPT, Stable Diffusion, ViT.
    • Develops applicable knowledge of Deep Learning using Python programming, followed with code snippets and OOP concepts.

    This book is aimed at graduate students and researchers in medical data analytics, medical image analysis, signal processing, and deep learning.

    1. Introduction to different types of Medical Data and Image Analysis. 2. The Convolutional Neural Networks. 3. Detection of COVID-19 using a robust ensemble deep convolutional system incorporated with Inception V3 state of the art model and custom designed support Looping DCNN-small. 4. Detection and Classification of Lung and Colon Cancer, via Histopathology data with ensemble Inception V3 and Looping DCNN-large. 5. An Ensemble Deep Transfer Learning System for Classification and Detection of Malarial Cell Parasite. 6. Visualization of different categories of COVID-19 and Pneumonia X-Ray image features by using a Deep Convolutional Auto-Encoding Image-Reconstruction Network (DCARN). 7. Medical X-Ray images super resolution using Super Resolution Generative Adversarial Neural Network with Bi-Modal Multi-Perceptron Layers (SR-GANN). 8. Conclusion.


    Snehan Biswas, is a Senior System Analyst in the department of Machine Learning and IoT, IEMA Research & Development Private Limited, India. He is a graduate in Electronics & Communication Engineering from University of Engineering and Management, Kolkata, India. His research interest includes Medical Image Processing, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, DevOps, Edge and Cloud computing. He has written several research articles in the field of Deep Learning, Machine learning, and Cloud Computing.

    Amartya Mukherjee, is Head of the Department in the Department  of CSE(AIML), Institute of Engineering & Management, Kolkata, India. He is currently doing his research at the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal, India.  He holds a master's degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the NIT, Durgapur, West Bengal, India. His research interest includes Machine Learning, Deep Learning, IoT, Wireless communication, Sensor networks, healthcare. He has written many research articles and books in the domain of IoT, Machine learning, Bio medical systems, Sensor networks.

    Nilanjan Dey, is an Associate Professor in Department of Computer Science & Engineering at Techno International New Town, New Town, Kolkata, India. He is a visiting fellow of the University of Reading, UK.  He is a Visiting Professor at Wenzhou Medical University, China and Duy Tan University, Vietnam, He was an honorary Visiting Scientist at Global Biomedical Technologies Inc., CA, USA (2012-2015). He was awarded his PhD. from Jadavpur Univeristy in 2015. He has authored/edited more than 45 books with several reputed publishers, and published more than 300 papers. His main research interests include Medical Imaging, Machine learning, Computer Aided Diagnosis, Data Mining etc. He is the Indian Ambassador of International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) – Young ICT Group. Recently, he has been awarded as one among the top 10 most published academics in the field of Computer Science in India (2015-17).