Dr. Bianca Lassen-Schmidt

  • Computer Scientist
  • Image Segmentation
  • Pulmonary Image Analysis



Moltz JH, Hänsch A, Lassen-Schmidt B, Haas B, Genghi A, Schreier J, Morgas T, Klein J (2020) Learning a Loss Function for Segmentation: A Feasibility Study. IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging


Lassen-Schmidt BC, Kuhnigk J-M, Konrad O, van Ginneken B, van Rikxoort E (2017) Fast interactive segmentation of the pulmonary lobes from thoracic computed tomography data. Phys Med Biol 62(16):6649–6665


Stützer K, Haase R, Lohaus F, Barczyk S, Exner F, Löck S, Rühaak J, Lassen-Schmidt B, Corr D, Richter C (2016) Evaluation of a deformable registration algorithm for subsequent lung computed tomography imaging during radiochemotherapy. Med Phys 43(9):5028–5039
Weiler F, Chlebus G, Brachmann C, Traulsen N, Waring A, Rieder C, Lassen-Schmidt B, Krass S, Hahn H (2016) A Modular Analysis Tool for Imaging-Based Clinical Research in Radiation Therapy. International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics. pp E418–E419


Lassen BC, Jacobs C, Kuhnigk J-M, van Ginneken B, van Rikxoort EM (2015) Robust semi-automatic segmentation of pulmonary subsolid nodules in chest computed tomography scans. Phys Med Biol 60(3):1307–1323
Lassen-Schmidt B (2015) Automatic and Interactive Segmentation of Pulmonary Lobes and Nodules in Chest CT Images. Ph.D. thesis


Lassen B, van Rikxoort EM, Schmidt M, Kerkstra S, van Ginneken B, Kuhnigk J-M (2013) Automatic segmentation of the pulmonary lobes from chest CT scans based on fissures, vessels, and bronchi. IEEE Trans Med Imaging 32(2):210–222
Stoecker C, Welter S, Moltz JH, Lassen B, Kuhnigk JM, Krass S, Peitgen HO (2013) Determination of lung segments in computed tomography images using the Euclidean distance to the pulmonary artery. Med Phys 40(9):091912
van Ginneken B, van Rikxoort EM, Lafebre SJ, Jacobs C, Schmidt M, Kuhnigk J-M, Prokop M, Schaefer-Prokop CM, Charbonnier J-P, Hogeweg L, Maduskar P, Gallardo-Estrella L, Philipsen R, Lassen B (2013) CIRRUS Lung: an optimized workflow for quantitative image analysis of thoracic computed tomography and chest radiography for major pulmonary diseases: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer and tuberculosis. Proc. RSNA 2013


Lassen BC, Schmidt M, van Rikxoort EM, van Ginneken B, Jacobs C, Kuhnigk J-M, Prokop M (2012) Automated and interactive image analysis workstation for the extraction of imaging biomarkers related to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease from thoracic computed tomography scans. Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America


Lassen B, Kuhnigk JM, Schmidt M, Krass S, Peitgen H-O (2011) Lung and Lung Lobe Segmentation Methods at Fraunhofer MEVIS. Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Pulmonary Image Analysis. pp 185–199
Lassen B, Kuhnigk JM, van Rikxoort EM, Peitgen H-O (2011) Interactive lung lobe segmentation and correction in tomographic images. Proceedings of SPIE Medical Imaging. 79631S:pp 1–8


Lassen B, Kuhnigk JM, Friman O, Krass S, Peitgen H-O (2010) Automatic Segmentation of Lung Lobes in CT Images Based on Fissures, Vessels, and Bronchi. IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging. pp 560–563