Veronica Vilaplana

Biography

Veronica Vilaplana holds a MSc degree in Mathematics and a MSc degree in Computer Sciences from the Universidad de Buenos Aires (Argentina), and a PhD in Signal Theory and Communications from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). Since 2002 she is associate professor at the Department of Signal Theory and Communications (UPC). Her current research interests focus on deep learning and other machine learning models for biomedical and remote sensing applications. 

Scientific IDs:

Google Scholar,     ORCID0000-0001-6924-9961
Scopus Author ID: 23394280500,     Researcher ID: O-1726-2014,     UPC Futur 

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Journal Articles top

Submitted
I. Cumplido-Mayoral, ,, Operto, G., Falcon, C., Shekari, M., Cacciaglia, R., Mila-Aloma, M., Lorenzini, L., Minguillon, C., Molinuevo, J. Luis, Suarez-Calvet, M., Vilaplana, V., and Gispert, J. Domingo, Biological Brain Age Prediction Using Machine Learning on 2 Structural Neuroimaging Data: Multi-Cohort Validation Against 3 Biomarkers of Alzheimer’s Disease and Neurodegeneration stratified 4 by sex, medRxiv, Submitted.
2022
R. Metha, Filos, A., Baid, U., Mora, L., Vilaplana, V., Davatzikos, C., Menze, B., Bakas, S., Gal, Y., and Arbel, T., QU-BraTS: MICCAI BraTS 2020 Challenge on Quantifying Uncertainty in Brain Tumor Segmentation--Analysis of Ranking Metrics and Benchmarking Results, Journal of Machine Learning for Biomedical Imaging, 2022.
2021
S. Abadal, Salgueiro, L., Marcello, J., and Vilaplana, V., A Dual Network for Super-Resolution and Semantic Segmentation of Sentinel-2 imagery, Remote Sensing, vol. 13, no. 22, p. 4547, 2021.
L. Salgueiro, Marcello, J., and Vilaplana, V., Single-image super-resolution of Sentinel-2 low resolution bands with residual dense convolutional neural networks, Remote Sensing, vol. 13, no. 24, p. 5007, 2021.
2020
A. Casamitjana, Vilaplana, V., Puch, S., Aduriz, A., Lopez, C., Operto, G., Cacciaglia, R., Falcon, C., Molinuevo, J. L., and Gispert, J. D., NeAT: a nonlinear analysis toolbox for neuroimaging, Neuroinformatics, 2020.

Book Chapters and Bookstop

2021
L. Mora and Vilaplana, V., MRI brain tumor segmentation and uncertainty estimation using 3D-UNet architectures, in Brainlesion: Glioma, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injuries. BrainLes 2020, vol. 12658, Springer International Publishing, 2021, pp. 376-390.
2018
M. Combalia and Vilaplana, V., Monte-Carlo Sampling Applied to Multiple Instance Learning for Histological Image Classification, in Deep Learning in Medical Image Analysis and Multimodal Learning for Clinical Decision Support, Springer International Publishing, 2018, pp. 274-281.
M. Górriz, Aparicio, A., Raventós, B., Vilaplana, V., Sayrol, E., and López-Codina, D., Leishmaniasis Parasite Segmentation and Classification Using Deep Learning, in Articulated Motion and Deformable Objects, vol. 10945, Springer International Publishing, 2018, pp. 53-62.
A. Casamitjana, Vilaplana, V., Petrone, P., Molinuevo, J. Luis, and Gispert, J. D., Shared Latent Structures Between Imaging Features and Biomarkers in Early Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease, in PRedictive Intelligence in MEdicine, vol. 11121, Springer International Publishing, 2018, pp. 60-67.
A. Casamitjana, Catà, M., Sánchez, I., Combalia, M., and Vilaplana, V., Cascaded V-Net Using ROI Masks for Brain Tumor Segmentation, in Brainlesion: Glioma, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injuries. BrainLes 2017, Crimi A., Bakas S., Kuijf H., Menze B., Reyes M. (eds)., vol. 10670, Cham: Springer, 2018, pp. 381-391.

Conference Papers top

2022
C. Hernandez, Vilaplana, V., Combalia, M., García, S., Podlipnik, S., Burgos, J., Puig, S., and Malvehy, J., Sentinel lymph node status prediction with self-attention neural networks using histologies of primary melanoma tumours, in European Association of Dermato Oncology (EADO 2022), 2022.
M. Combalia, Podlipnik, S., Hernandez, C., García, S., Ficapal, J., Burgos, J., Vilaplana, V., and Malvehy, J., Artificial intelligence to predict positivity of sentinel lymph node biopsy in melanoma patients, in European Association of Dermato Oncology (EADO 2022), 2022.
I. Cumplido-Mayoral, Garcia-Prat, M., Operto, G., Falcon, C., Shekari, M., Cacciaglia, R., Mila-Aloma, M., Calvet, M. Suarez, Vilaplana, V., and Gispert, J. D., Biological Brain Age Prediction Using Machine Learning on Structural Neuroimaging Data: Multi-Cohort Validation Against Biomarkers of Alzheimer’s Disease and Neurodegeneration, in Alzheimer's Association International Conference, 2022.
C. Hernandez, Combalia, M., Puig, S., Malvehy, J., and Vilaplana, V., Contrastive and attention-based multiple instance learning for the prediction of sentinel lymph node status from histopathologies of primary melanoma tumours., in Cancer Prevention through early detecTion (Caption) Workshop at 25th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI 2022), 2022.
O. Pina, Cumplido-Mayoral, I., Cacciaglia, R., González-de-Echávarri, J. María, Gispert, J. D., and Vilaplana, V., Structural Networks for Brain Age Prediction, in Medical Imaging with Deep Learning (MIDL 2022), 2022.

Research Areas top

Biomedical Applications Internal Jan
2012
Dec
2024
Region-based image and video processing Internal Jan
1992
Dec
2020
Deep learning Internal Jun
2014
Dec
2020
Saliency prediction Internal Feb
2015
Dec
2019
Multimedia Retrieval Internal Sep
2001
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2018