Johan Nuyts - Short Biography


Johan Nuyts professor of the Faculty of Medicine at KU Leuven, Belgium. He is with the Department of Nuclear Medicine and with the Medical Imaging Research Center (MIRC). He received his Ph.D. in applied sciences from KU Leuven in 1991, on the subject of image reconstruction and quantification in SPECT. He co-authored about 130 scientific journal papers. His main research interest is in iterative reconstruction in PET, SPECT and CT. Ongoing research projects focus on maximum-a-posteriori reconstruction in emission tomography, attenuation correction in PET/CT, PET/MRI and TOF-PET, and motion correction in PET and CT.