Dr. Chris McIntosh
  • Scientist, Department of Radiation Physics

Chris McIntosh, PhD

Chris McIntosh received the B.Sc. degree with honours in Computing Science from Simon Fraser University (SFU) in 2005 and his PhD in 2011 under the supervision of Dr. Ghassan Hamarneh. He is the recipient of academic awards from NSERC, CIHR, and the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research. His dissertation received an honourable mention for the top dissertation in computer vision and medical image analysis by the Canadian Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society. In 2010 he was a visiting researcher with the GALEN group at INRIA, Sacley, France, and Ecole Centrale de Paris.

In 2012 he joined the Department of Radiation Physics under the supervision of Dr. Tom Purdie. His research focuses on image processing, feature extraction, and machine learning for automated segmentation, quality assurance, and treatment planning in radiation therapy.