Boštjan Likar

Boštjan Likar, Ph.D.

Full Professor

Short CV

Boštjan Likar was born in 1971. He received the B.Sc., M.Sc., and Ph.D. degrees in 1995, 1998, and 2000, respectively, all in electrical engineering from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and a Ph.D. degree in 2000 from Utrecht University, Medical Faculty, The Netherlands. He became teaching assistant in 1996, senior lecturer in 1999, assistant professor in 2001, associate professor in 2006 and full professor in 2011, all at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana. Boštjan Likar is author of three university textbooks and mentor of eight junior researchers. He is with the Laboratory of Imaging Technologies and his research interests concentrate on visual quality inspection, computer and machine vision systems, and on biomedical and hyperspectral imaging. He is author of over 80 SCI journal papers with over 700 clear citations, editor of two international conference proceedings, chair of two international conferences, associate editor of a special issue in a Medical Image Analysis journal, associate editor of Image Analysis and Stereology journal, reviewer of over ten SCI journals, program committee member of over 15 international conferences, principal researcher of eight research projects, designer of more than 20 new computer vision products, and co-founder of high-tech company Sensum, computer vision systems.


2013 -- 2016
Visual analysis of orderless pharmaceutical tablets in mass production processes (ARRS L2-5472)
2011 -- 2014
Complex hyperspectral system for automatic analysis and control of pharmaceutical pellet coating processes (ARRS L2-4072)
2009 -- 2012
Calibration and analysis of NIR hyperspectral images (ARRS L2-2023)
2006 -- 2008
An intelligent computer vision system for automatic inspection of dimensions, appearance and content of tablets (ARRS L2-7381)
2001 -- 2003
Automatic visual inspection of pharmaceutical tablets (ARRS L2-3020)

Last Publications

Tim Jerman, Aichi Chien, Franjo Pernuš, Boštjan Likar, Žiga Špiclin: Automated cutting plane positioning for intracranial aneurysm quantification. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 67(2):577-587, 2020 [doi:10.1109/TBME.2019.2918921 ]
Peter Naglič, Yevhen Zelinskyi, Boštjan Likar, Miran Bürmen: Determination of refractive index, size, and solid content of monodisperse polystyrene microsphere suspensions for the characterization of optical phantoms. Biomedical Optics Express, 11(4):1901-1918, 2020 [doi:10.1364/BOE.387619 ]
Yevhen Zelinskyi, Peter Naglič, Franjo, Pernuš, Boštjan Likar, Miran Bürmen: Fast and accurate Monte Carlo simulations of subdiffusive spatially resolved reflectance for a realistic optical fiber probe tip model aided by a deep neural network. Biomedical Optics Express, 11(7):3875-3889, 2020 [doi:10.1364/BOE.391163 ]
Uroš Mitrović, Boštjan Likar, Franjo Pernuš, Žiga Špiclin: 3D–2D registration in endovascular image-guided surgery: evaluation of state-of-the-art methods on cerebral angiograms. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 13(2):193-202, 2018 [doi:10.1007/s11548-017-1678-2 ]
Žiga Lesjak, Alfiia Galimzianova, Aleš Koren, Matej Lukin, Franjo Pernuš, Boštjan Likar, Žiga Špiclin: A novel public MR image dataset of multiple sclerosis patients with lesion segmentations based on multi-rater consensus. Neuroinformatics, 16(1):51-63, 2018 [doi:10.1007/s12021-017-9348-7 ]