Dr. Brian D’Alessandro, Ph.D. received the B.S. (summa cum laude), M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in computer engineering all from the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, New Jersey, in 2008, 2009, and 2012 respectively.
Presently, he is working as an Image Analysis Scientist with Canfield Scientific, Fairfield, New Jersey, developing algorithms for skin feature detection. From 2009-2011, he was a Teaching Assistant at NJIT, recognized in 2010 as the Outstanding Teaching Assistant in the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department. He has previous intern and research experience with IBM and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. His research interests include image processing, medical imaging, computer vision, digital signal processing, pattern classification, and audio quality detection.
Dr. D’Alessandro was twice selected as a Student Paper Competition Finalist in the International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society - once in 2010 for his work on oxygen saturation measurement of skin lesions, and again in 2011 for his work on 3D reconstruction of melanin and blood volume components of skin lesions.