Dorin Comaniciu

Vice President, Medical Imaging Technologies,
Siemens Healthcare


Dorin Comaniciu is Vice President of Medical Imaging Technologies at Siemens Healthcare. He has global responsibility to oversee imaging research and transfer advanced technology and solutions to Siemens businesses. His team's work resulted in life-saving clinical imaging products, covering scanning equipment, diagnostic imaging, and image-guided interventions. He is coauthor of the book Marginal Space Learning for Medical Image Analysis, holds 190 US and International patents, and has coauthored 300 peer reviewed publications in the imaging field, which received 27,000 citations. Dr. Comaniciu is a Fellow of the IEEE, Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, and Top Innovator of Siemens. He is recipient of multiple awards in imaging, including the 2010 IEEE Longuet-Higgins Prize for fundamental contributions to computer vision. He graduated from University of Pennsylvania The Wharton School, Rutgers University, and Polytechnic University of Bucharest.