Researcher Profile

Dimitris N. Metaxas, PhD

Associate I Member, Clinical Investigations and Precision Therapeutics Program

Member since 2002

Academic Appointment

Professor of Computer Science
School of Arts and Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


  • Director of Computational Biomedicine Imaging and Modeling Center


Research Interests

  • Medical Image Analysis, Physics-Based Modeling and Simulation, Computer Graphics and Animation, Computational Vision, Biometrics and Security Applications, Scientific Visualization. Special emphasis on physics-based modeling for shape and motion estimation of rigid, articulated and flexible objects, image segmentation, real-time animation and control of articulated figures, fluid simulations, heart motion analysis, minimally invasive surgery, tissue property modeling and the modeling of the anatomy and physiology of internal organs.

Selected Publications

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