Kiran Vaidhya Venkadesh
Kiran is a Ph.D. candidate at Radboudumc. He started working at the Diagnostic Image Analysis Group in November 2019. He is working on early lung cancer detection with an emphasis on temporal analysis on chest CT scans using deep learning. He is supervised by Bram van Ginneken, Mathias Prokop and Colin Jacobs under Artificial intelligence for lung cancer screening at DIAG.
Kiran completed his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in the Engineering Design department at IIT Madras, in 2016, with a specialization in Biomedical Design. His Master's thesis was on brain tumor segmentation using deep learning and worked at the MiRL lab. After his graduation, he worked at Predible Health as an AI Scientist and developed deep learning solutions for medical image analysis for the Indian healthcare system.