Milan Sonka received his Ph.D. degree in 1983. He is Professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Iowa, and a Fellow of IEEE. Sonka';s research interests include knowledge-based medical image analysis. He is the first author of the book Image Processing, Analysis, and Machine Vision which was published in 1993 by Chapman and Hall in London, 2nd edition 1998 by PWS, Pacific Grove, Calif. He has coedited Handbook of Medical Imaging, Volume II–Medical Image Processing and Analysis published in 2000 and coauthored several other books and numerous journal and conference papers. He currently chairs the SPIE International Symposium Medical Imaging–Image Processing. He is an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging and a member of the editorial board of the International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging.
Biography Updated on 14 April 2003