J. Michael Fitzpatrick 

Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, Computer Engineering,
Electrical Engineering, Radiology, and Neurosurgery
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Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
School of Engineering
Vanderbilt University

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Office: 363 Jacobs Hall
 Phone: (615) 322-2796
 Fax: (615) 343-5459
 Mail: VU Station B #351679
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37235-1679

Room 362 Jacobs Hall, 400 24th Ave. South
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN 37212-2007


Medical Image Processing
and Analysis,
Sonka & Fitzpatrick


Computer Programming
with MATLAB,
Fitzpatrick & Ledeczi

MATLAB Textbook

Image-Guided Surgery:
Fundamentals and Clinical
Applications in Otolaryngology (2016)

Image Guide Surgery Textbook

Areas: Medical imaging, medical image processing, image registration, and image-guidance for ear surgery and neurosurgery. (Note to students seeking placement in graduate school, I am no longer directing students toward either the PhD degree or the MS degree.)

Rigid registration and rotation algorithms in Matlab

Retrospective Image Registration Evaluation 


This site provides an interactive evaluation of your registration algorithms on real clinical images against a gold standard, maintained by Kitware, Inc.

(An earlier version of this site was known as the
Retrospective Registration Evaluation Project--1995-2000)

For an introduction to RIRE, view the following talk given
Feb 18, 2007 at Medical Imaging 2007 in San Diego:

Validating Rigid Registrations via Fiducial Markers

Biographical Information:

Born in Topeka, Kansas, May 25, 1945.
Lived in Charlotte, NC from 1946 to 1963.
BS Physics, University of North Carolina, 1967.
PhD Physics, Florida State University, 1972.
MS Computer Science, University of North Carolina, 1982.
At Vanderbilt University since August, 1982.

Married to Patricia F. Robinson.
Two children: Katie and Johnny, Katie, Johnny,

Curriculum Vitae
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