Post-Doctoral Researcher

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Member of SPIS Lab
Phone: +90 (216) 483-2093
Email : sumeyrakanik [at] sabanciuniv.edu
Office : FENS L023

Research Interests

  • Statistical signal and image processing
  • Image analysis and pattern recognition
  • Brain Computer Interfaces, EEG Analysis
  • Computer Aided Decision Making Systems

Publications

Journal Papers
  • An automated Method for Analysis of Microcirculation Videos for Accurate Assessment of Tissue Perfusion, S.U. Demir, R. Hamizadeh, R.S. Hobson, K.R. Ward, E.V. Myer and K. Najarian, BMC Medical Imaging, December 2012.
  • An Adaptive Entropic Thresholding Technique for Image Processing and Diagnostic Analysis of Microcirculation Videos, Nazanin Mirshahi, Sumeyra U Demir, Kevin Ward, Rosalyn S Hobson, Roya Hakimzadeh, Kayvan Najarian, International Journal On Advances in Life Sciences, February 2011 (invited).
Conference papers
  • Semi-supervised Adaptation of Motor Imagery Based BCI Systems, Ismail Yılmaz, Sümeyra Demir, Tolga Tasdizen, Müjdat Çetin, SIU 2015.
  • Dendritic Spine Shape Classification from Two-Photon Microscopy Images, Muhammad Usman Ghani, Sümeyra Demir Kanık, Ali Özgür Argunsah, Tolga Tasdizen, Devrim Ünay, Müjdat ÇetinSIU 2015.
  • Lung Nodule Detection in X-Ray Images: A New Feature Set, Burçin Buket Oğul, Polat Koşucu, Ahmet Özçam, Sümeyra Demir Kanik, 6th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering IFMBE Proceedings Volume 45, 2015, pp 150-155.
  • Vessel Extraction of Microcirculatory Video Recordings Using Multi-Thresholding Based Verification Algorithm, S. Demir, N. Mirshahi, K. Ward, R. Hobson, K. Najarian, The Second International Conference on Advances in Biotechnologies (BIOTECHNO 2010), Cancun, Mexico, March 7-13, 2010
  • Multi-Resolution Entropic-based Image Processing Technique for Diagnostic Analysis of Microcirculation Videos, N. Mirshahi, S. Demir, K. Ward, R. Hobson, K. Najarian, to appear in: The Second International Conference on Advances in Biotechnologies (BIOTECHNO 2010), Cancun, Mexico, March 7-13, 2010 (Best Paper Award)
  • Image Processing and Machine Learning for Diagnostic Analysis of Microcirculation, Sumeyra Demir, Nazanin Mirshahi, M. Hakam Tiba, Gerard Draucker, Kevin Ward, Rosalyn Hobson and Kayvan Najarian, IEEE/ICME International Conference on Complex Engineering CME 2009, Phoenix, AZ, USA, April 2009
  • Rotation Angle Estimation Algorithms for Textures and Their Real-Time Implementation on the FU-Smart, Cihan Ulas, Sumeyra Demir, Onur Toker, Kemal Fidanboylu, ISPA 2007, Istanbul/Turkey, September 2007
  • Usability Evaluation of eLearning Systems by Neural Networks, A. Oztekin, A. Nikov, I. Demirci, S. Demir, I.I. Uzonur, 53th Congress of German Human Factors Association GfA2007, Magdeburg, Germany, March 2007.
 Abstracts
  • Vessel Segmentation Based on Multi-Thresholding for Diagnostic Analysis of Microcirculation, Sumeyra U Demir, Nazanin Mirshahi, Kevin Ward, Rosalyn S Hobson, Kayvan Najarian, Circulation, 2009;120:S1491.

Patents

  • Image Processing and Machine Learning for Diagnostic Analysis of Microcirculation, S. Demir, N. Mirshahi, K. Ward, R. Hobson, and K. Najarian. Filed April 2009.