Human Eye Imaging and Modeling: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Human Eye Imaging and Modeling

1st Edition

Edited by E. Y. K. Ng, Jen Hong Tan, U. Rajendra Acharya, Jasjit S. Suri

CRC Press

430 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9781138071650
pub: 2018-04-25
Hardback: 9781439869932
pub: 2012-06-05
Currently out of stock
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429109447
pub: 2012-06-05
from $50.00

FREE Standard Shipping!


Advanced image processing and mathematical modeling techniques are increasingly being used for the early diagnosis of eye diseases. A comprehensive review of the field, Human Eye Imaging and Modeling details the latest advances and analytical techniques in ocular imaging and modeling. The first part of the book looks at imaging of the fundus as wel

Table of Contents

Section I: Automated Identification of Diabetes Retinopathy Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques. VAMPIRE: Vessel Assessment and Measurement Platform for Images of the Retina. Formal Design and Development of a Glaucoma Classification System. Computer-Aided Assessment of Optic Nerve. A Survey of Instruments for Eye Diagnostics with Special Emphasis on Glaucoma Detection. Imaging Modalities and Medical Applications in the Ocular Surface. Current Research on Ocular Surface Temperature. Computer Methods in the Estimation of Tear Evaporation by Thermography. Tear Film Thermal Image Characteristics Analysis in Temporal and Spatial Aspects. Section II: Biomechanical Modeling of the Human Eye with a Focus on the Cornea. Modeling Retinal Laser Surgery in Human Eye. A Geometric Model of the 3D Human Eye and Its Optical Simulation. Human Eye Heat Distribution Using 3D Web-Splines Solution. Modeling of Human Eye Exposed to Laser Radiation. Computational Bioheat Modeling in Human Eye with Local Blood Perfusion Effect. Modeling and Simulation of Bioheat Transfer in the Human Eye with Edge-Based Smoothed Finite Element Method (ES-FEM). A Numerical Approach to Bioheat and Mass Transfer in the Human Eye. Index.

About the Editors

EYK Ng, PhD, earned his PhD at Cambridge University. His research is in thermal imaging, biomedical engineering, and computational fluid dynamics and heat transfer. He is a faculty member at the Nanyang Technological University. He has published 260 papers in SCI journals (173), conference proceedings (35), and textbook chapters (72), and has co-authored 9 books. Ng is editor-in-chief for the Journal of Mechanics in Medicine & Biology and Journal of Medical Imaging & Health Informatics, and is strategy associate editor-in-chief for the World Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Jen Hong Tan, PhD,earned his PhD from Nanyang Technological University, where he specialized in 2D biosignal processing. He is an application research engineer working on projects such as computer-aided diagnosis in posterior-anterior chest radiograph (with SATA Commhealth Singapore), and non-contact tear evaporimetry using infrared thermography (with Singapore Eye Research Institute).

U Rajendra Acharya, PhD, DEng,is a visiting faculty member at Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore, adjunct faculty at Singapore Institute of Technology- University of Glasgow/Singapore Joint Campus, and associate faculty in SIM University, Singapore. He earned his PhD from the National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, India, and his DEng from Chiba University, Japan. He has published more than 240 papers, in refereed international SCI-IF journals (145), international conference proceedings (42), textbook chapters (62), and books (11 including in press) with h-index of 16 (Scopus). He has worked on various funded projects with grants worth more than 1.5 million SGD.

Jasjit S. Suri, MS, PhD, MBA, Fellow AIMBE, is an innovator, scientist, and internationally known world leader who has spent over 20 years in the field of biomedical engineering/sciences an

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
MEDICAL / Surgery / General