Prof. Alexander V. Tuzikov
Alexander V. Tuzikov
is a General Director of the United Institute of Informatics Problems of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Belarus State Prize Laureate (2002), senior IEEE member (http://www.ieee.org/index.html) and IAPR member (International Association of Patter Recognition, http://www.iapr.org/), Belarus representative in IAPR. Alexander Tuzikov graduated from the Belarus State University (Minsk, 1980), received the candidate of physics-mathematical sciences degree of Institute of Mathematics (1985) and doctor of physics-mathematical sciences degree of the Institute of Engineering Cybernetics of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (2000), Professor (2005). His research subjects include image processing and analysis, medical imaging, mathematical morphology, bioinformatics, remote sensing, discrete applied mathematics. He is an author of more than 200 publications in the field of image processing, mathematical morphology, bioinformatics, discrete optimization.
Full name: Alexander Tuzikov
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United Institute of Informatics Problems
National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
Surganova 6, 220012 Minsk, Belarus
Date and place of birth and present citizenship:
Polozk, Belarus (former USSR),
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Doctor of physic-mathematical sciences, 2000, Institute of Engineering Cybernetics, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Professor (2005)
Candidate of physic-mathematical sciences, 1985, Institute of Mathematics (Ph.D. equivalent, 1985, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
Doctorate study, 1990-1993, Institute of Engineering Cybernetics, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
Postgraduate study, 1980-1983, Institute of Engineering Cybernetics, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
University diploma, Belarus State University, 1975-1980.
1983-1997: Junior, Senior Researcher, Institute of Engineering Cybernetics, Minsk, Belarus (IEC),
1997-2003: Senior, Leading, Principal Researcher, National Center of Information Resources and Technologies, Minsk, Belarus,
2003-2009 Deputy General Director, United Institute of Informatics Problems (former IEC), Minsk, Belarus,
Jan. 15, 2009-: General Director, United Institute of Informatics Problems
2001-: Full Professor (part-time), Department of Applied Mathematics and Informatics, Belarus State University, Minsk, Belarus
Image processing, analysis and recognition, computer vision
Optimization, Information processing, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science
Research directions now:
Medical image processing (Ultrasound, CT, MRI), Image analysis and recognition, Stereo imaging, Bioinformatics, Mathematical morphology, Remote Sensing.
Belarus State Prize in Science and Technology (2002).
Belarus Komsomol Prize (1990).
IEEE member (since 2001).
IAPR member (International Association of Pattern Recognition); Belarus representative in IAPR.
Corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus on "Informatics in Medicine and Biology" (2014).
S. Sheynin, “Efficient algorithms for shape and symmetry analysis of geometric objects and digital images” (PhD thesis, 2001);
E. Snezhko, “Algorithms for 3D images segmentation and analysis using deformable models” (PhD thesis, 2007);
V. Hancharenka, “Tomography image processing and visualization for computer-assisted preoperative planning orthopedic surgery” (PhD thesis, 2009).
More than 200 scientific publication
A.V. Tuzikov, S.A. Sheynin, D.V. Zhuk. Mathematical morphology, moments, stereo image processing. Selected chapters of digital image processing and analysis. Belarus Science, Minsk, 2006, 198p. (in Russian)
A.V. Tuzikov. Symmetry analysis and comparison of objects based on Minkowski addition. Institute of Engineering Cybernetics, Minsk, 1998, 176p. (in Russian)
A.M. Ruvinsky, T. Kirys, A.V. Tuzikov, I.A. Vakser. Side-Chain Conformational Changes upon Protein-Protein Association. Journal of Molecular Biology, 2011, vol. 408, n. 2, 356-365.
A.M. Andrianov, I. Anishchenko, and A.V. Tuzikov. Discovery of Novel Promising Targets for Anti-AIDS Drug Developments by Computer Modeling: Application to the HIV-1 gp120 V3 Loop. J. Chem. Inf. Model., 51 (10), 2011, 2760–2767.
V. Hancharenka, A. Tuzikov, V. Arkhipau, A. Kryvanos. Preoperative planning of pelvic and lower limbs surgery by CT image processing. Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, vol. 19, N 1, 2009, 109-113.
R.S. Sergeev, A.V. Tuzikov, V.F. Eremin. Statistical analysis of HIV protein mutations and association with antiretroviral therapy. Proceedings of the International Moscow conference on Computational Molecular Biology, July 20-23, 2009, 322-323
D. Sanko, A. Tuzikov. The Description and Visualization of Vascular Tree from 3D MR Brain Angiography Images. Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, vol. 16, N 1, 2006, 54-57.
E.V. Snezhko, A.V. Tuzikov. External Force Generation for Object Segmentation on 3D Ultrasound Images Using Simplex Meshes. Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, vol. 16, N 1, 2006, 89-92.
V. Goncharenko, A. Tuzikov. Watershed Segmentation with Chamfer Metric. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4245, 2006, 518-529.
A.L. Bogush, A.V. Tuzikov. 3D Object Volume Measurement Using Freehand Ultrasound, 14th Scandinavian Conference on Image Analysis, 19-22 June 2005, Joensuu, Finland; Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3544, 2005, 1066 – 1075
O. Colliot, A.V. Tuzikov, R.M. Cesar, I. Bloch. Approximate reflectional symmetries of fuzzy objects with an application in model-based object recognition. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, vol. 147, N 1, 141-163, 2004.
A.V. Tuzikov, S.A. Sheynin, P.V. Vasiliev. Computation of volume and surface body moments. Pattern Recognition, vol. 36, N 11, 2003,2521-2529.
S.A. Sheynin, A.V. Tuzikov. Moment computation for objects with spline curve boundary. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 25, N 10, 2003, 1317-1322.
A.V. Tuzikov, O. Colliot, I. Bloch. Evaluation of the symmetry plane in 3D MR brain images. Pattern Recognition Letters, vol. 24, N 14, 2003, 2219--2233.
S.A. Sheynin, A.V. Tuzikov, P.V. Vasiliev. Volume computation from non-parallel cross-section measurements. Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, no.1, vol.13, 2003, 174-176.
A. Tuzikov, J. B.T.M. Roerdink and H. J. A. M. Heijmans. Similarity measures for convex polyhedra based on Minkowski addition, Pattern Recognition, v. 33, N 6, 2000, 979--995.
H. J. A. M. Heijmans and A. Tuzikov. Similarity and symmetry measures for convex shapes using Minkowski addition. IEEE Transactions on PAMI, v. 20, N 9, 1998, 980 -- 993.
A. Tuzikov and H. J. A. M. Heijmans. Minkowski decomposition of convex polygons into their symmetric and asymmetric parts. Pattern Recognition Letters, v. 19, N 3-4, 1998, 247--254.
A. Tuzikov, M. Makhaniok, R. Maenner. Bicriterion scheduling of identical processing time jobs by uniform processors. Computers & Operations Research, v. 25, N 1, 1998, 31--35.
A.V. Tuzikov, G.L. Margolin, and A.I. Grenov. Convex set symmetry measurement via Minkowski addition. Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision, vol. 7, 1997, 53--68.