Dmitry B. Goldgof Received the National Science Foundation SSTR Phase I Grant

January 10, 2018


The National Science Foundation has awarded a $224,417 STTR Phase I Grant, "Microscope-based Technology For Automatic Brain Cell Counts Using Unbiased Methods," to Stereology Resource Center, Inc. under the direction of Drs. Peter Mouton (PI) and Dmitry Goldgof. Dr. Goldgof, Professor and Vice Chair for the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, will be collaborating with Dr. Mouton to research the use of microscopic technology to count brain cells.

Dmitry B. Goldgof is an educator and scientist working in the area of Medical Image Analysis, Image and Video Processing, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Ethics and Computing, Bioinformatics and Bioengineering. He is currently a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Dr. Goldgof has graduated 24 PhD and 43 MS students, published over 85 journal and 200 conference papers, 20 books chapters and edited 5 books (citations impact: h-index 43, g-index 79). Professor Goldgof is a Fellow of IEEE and a Fellow of IAPR. He was recently elected to the Board of Governors of IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Society and currently serving on the IEEE Press Editorial Board. Dr. Goldgof is an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics and for International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence. Detailed biography can be found here.