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Catherine Laporte

Catherine Laporte
Professeure
Office A-2464
Phone 514 396-8800, ext.8895
Presentation

Département de génie électrique

Research interests:

  • Health technologies

Research areas:

  • Computer vision
  • Image analysis
  • Ultrasound imaging
  • Probabilistic models
  • Pattern recognition
  • Medical Imaging
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Interactive Medical Image Computing (IMIC) Workshop
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2015 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP)
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Medical Imaging 2014: Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling
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Reconstruction, Segmentation, and Analysis of Medical Images : First International Workshops, RAMBO 2016 and HVSMR 2016, Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2016, Athens, Greece, October 17, 2016, Revised Selected Papers
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IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP)
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2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition
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2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition
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6th IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro (ISBI 2009)
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13th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention (MICCAI)
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Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention – MICCAI 2007 : 10th International Conference, Brisbane, Australia, October 29 - November 2, 2007, Proceedings, Part I
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17th International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR 2004)
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4th IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro (ISBI 2007)
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Image Analysis and Recognition : 12th International Conference, ICIAR 2015, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, July 22-24, 2015, Proceedings
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16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association (INTERSPEECH)
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SPIE Medical Imaging 2023: Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography
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Medical Imaging 2019: Image Processing
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Medical Imaging : Image Processing : Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging
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Machine Learning in Medical Imaging : Third International Workshop, MLMI 2012, Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2012, Nice, France, October 1, 2012, Revised Selected Papers
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Medical Imaging 2017: Image Processing
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Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences
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Medical Imaging 2014: Image Processing
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IEEE 16th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI)
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The 44ndConference of TheCanadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society
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International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging
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Machine Learning in Medical Imaging : 7th International Workshop, MLMI 2016, Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2016, Athens, Greece, October 17, 2016, Proceedings
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Courses and support services

Courses

ELE216 Développement de logiciels en génie électrique (Winter 2024)
ELE216 Développement de logiciels en génie électrique (Fall 2023)
ELE440 Algorithmes (Fall 2023)

Assistance to students

Thèse de doctorat (recherche appliquée)
  • Co-directed by: Cheriet, Farida
    Trajectory Oprimization of Freehand 3D Ultrasound Scanning in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis, by Li,Sen.
    Summer 2024
  • Co-directed by: McGuffin, Michael John
    User-centered Design and Evaluation of Interactive Segmentation Methods for Medical Images, by Gueziri,Houssem Eddine.
    Summer 2017
  • Co-directed by: Petit, Yvan
    Modélisation et compensation des déformations mécaniques des tissus dues à la pression d'une sonde échographique, by Dahmani,Jawad.
    Winter 2023
  • Co-directed by: Cheriet, Farida
    Modélisation robuste de la texture et de la déformation de structures anatomiques par projections iconiques dans des images échographiques, by Brignol,Arnaud.
    Winter 2022
  • Co-directed by: Laporte, Catherine
    Improvement of Image Quality of Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound, by Gupta,Shreyank.
    Winter 2021
  • Co-directed by: El-Jalbout, Ramy
    lntelligent ultrasound exploratory interface to guide the user towards the acquisition of determined exploratory patterns, by Altamirano Samaniego,Mabel Fabiola.
    Summer 2024
  • Co-directed by: Bailly, Nicolas
    Analyse radiographique à haute vitesse des blessures traumatiques de la colonne vertébrale et son impact sur la moelle épinière, by Nenkam Kanmangne,Nenkam Kanmangne.
    Winter 2024
Mémoire à 30 crédits
  • Recalage d'images échographiques par apprentissage pour l'échographie 3D main libre sans capteur de position, by Conrath,Juliette.
    Summer 2012
  • Co-directed by: Lina, Jean-Marc
    Estimation de la trajectoire d'une sonde ultrasonore pour l'échographie 3D main-libre sans capteur de position, by Tetrel,Loïc.
    Summer 2016
  • Co-directed by: Ménard, Lucie
    Fully-automated Tongue Detection in Ultrasound Images, by Karimi,Elham.
    Fall 2018
  • Co-directed by: Lulich, Steven
    Extraction automatique en 3D de la surface du palais à partir d'images échographiques 3D du conduit vocal, by Olory,Suzon.
    Winter 2024
  • Co-directed by: Cheriet, Farida
    Unsupervised Three-dimensional Segmentation of Scoliotic Spines from MR Volumes with Uncertainty Estimation, by Enamundram,Muni Venkata Naga Karthik.
    Summer 2021
  • Co-directed by: Cheriet, Farida
    Segmentation automatique par apprentissage profond de la colonne vertébrale scoliotique à partir d'images de résonance magnétique, by Guerroumi,Nassim.
    Winter 2019
  • Co-directed by: Ménard, Lucie
    A Robust Tongue Shape Model for Ultrasound Recordings of Normal and Impaired Speech, by Changizi,Sahba.
    Summer 2022
Projet d'application à 15 crédits
  • Segmentation et suivi du contour des lèvres par contours actifs, by Hang-Vo,Gloria.
    Summer 2019
  • Détection des ombres acoustiques dans des séries d'images échographiques 2D des vertèbres, by Azzabi,Wassim.
    Fall 2014
  • Échographie intelligente – Suivi numérique d’une sonde échographique, by Robimanana,Sahitia.
    Summer 2022
  • Identification automatique des niveaux vertébraux à partir des données échographiques, by Nguefack Tonleu,Carine Cindy.
    Fall 2023
Rapport technique à 6 crédits
  • Calibrage temporel et spatial d'un capteur de position optique pour l'échographie 3D main-libre, by Chebrek,Hacene.
    Fall 2011
Projet d'application à 9 crédits
  • Réingénierie d'un logiciel de calibrage pour l'échographie 3D mains libres, by Berdai,Fadoua.
    Winter 2015
Stage industriel et rapport technique, 3 cr.
  • Stage industriel en technologies de la santé, by Nguefack Tonleu,Carine Cindy.
    Fall 2023
Publications
Peer-reviewed article published in a refereed journal (26)

Bohao Ning, Irene Londono, Catherine Laporte, Isabelle Villemure. 2024. « Zoledronate reduces loading-induced microdamage in cortical ulna of ovariectomized rats ». Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. vol. 150

Enamundram Naga Karthik, Farida Cheriet, Catherine Laporte. 2023. « Uncertainty estimation in unsupervised MR-CT synthesis of scoliotic spines ». IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology. (In press)

Jawad Dahmani, Yvan Petit, Catherine Laporte. 2023. « Quantitative validation of two model-based methods for the correction of probe pressure deformation in ultrasound ». International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery. (In press)

Bohao Ning, Tanvir Mustafy, Irène Londono, Catherine Laporte, Isabelle Villemure. 2023. « Impact loading intensifies cortical bone (re)modeling and alters longitudinal bone growth of pubertal rats ». Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology. vol. 22 , nº 4. p. 1145-1162.

Isabelle Marcoux, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2022. « Learnability of ultrasound tongue imaging devices in speech-language pathology ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. vol. 151 , nº 4_Supplement. p. A133-A133.

Bohao Ning, Irène Londono, Catherine Laporte, Isabelle Villemure. 2022. « Validation of an in vivo micro-CT-based method to quantify longitudinal bone growth of pubertal rats ». Bone. vol. 154 10 p.

Shreyank Gupta, Guillame Haiat, Catherine Laporte, Pierre Belanger. 2021. « Effect of the acoustic impedance mismatch at the bone-soft tissue interface as a function of frequency in transcranial ultrasound: A simulation and in-vitro experimental study ». IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control. vol. 68 , nº 5. p. 1653-1663.

Arnaud Brignol, Farida Cheriet, Catherine Laporte. 2021. « Extraction automatique de repères vertébraux à partir d’échographies ». médecine/Sciences. vol. 37 , nº Hors Série 1. p. 22-24.

Sahba Changizi, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2021. « A robust tongue shape model from ultrasound recordings of normal and impaired speech ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. vol. 150 , nº 4. p. A272.

A. Brignol, H. E. Gueziri, F. Cheriet, D. L. Collins, C. Laporte. 2020. « Automatic extraction of vertebral landmarks from ultrasound images: A pilot study ». Computers in Biology and Medicine. vol. 122 10 p.

Enamundram M. V. Naga Karthik, Elham Karimi, Steven M. Lulich, Catherine Laporte. 2020. « Automatic tongue surface extraction from three-dimensional ultrasound vocal tract images ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. vol. 147 , nº 3. p. 1623-1633.

Bohao Ning, Catherine Laporte, Tanvir Mustafy, Isabelle Villemure. 2020. « High impact loading applied during puberty intensifies bone (re)modelling in growing rats ». Osteoporosis International. vol. 31 , nº Suppl. 1. p. S290.

Jawad Dahmani, Catherine Laporte, Daniel Pereira, Pierre Bélanger, Yvan Petit. 2020. « Predictive model for designing soft-tissue mimicking ultrasound phantoms with adjustable elasticity ». IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control. vol. 67 , nº 4. p. 715-726.

Aude Noiray, Jan Ries, Mark Tiede, Elina Rubertus, Catherine Laporte, Lucie Ménard. 2020. « Recording and analyzing kinematic data in children and adults with SOLLAR: Sonographic & Optical Linguo-Labial Articulation Recording system ». Laboratory Phonology. vol. 11 , nº 1. 25 p.

Elham Karimi, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2019. « Fully-automated tongue detection in ultrasound images ». Computers in Biology and Medicine. vol. 111

Houssem-Eddine Gueziri, Michael J. McGuffin, Catherine Laporte. 2018. « Latency management in scribble-based interactive segmentation of medical images ». IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. vol. 65 , nº 5. 11 p. p. 1140-1150.

Catherine Laporte, Lucie Ménard. 2018. « Multi-hypothesis tracking of the tongue surface in ultrasound video recordings of normal and impaired speech ». Medical Image Analysis. vol. 44 p. 98-114.

Houssem-Eddine Gueziri, Michael J. McGuffin, Catherine Laporte. 2016. « A generalized graph reduction framework for interactive segmentation of large images ». Computer Vision and Image Understanding. vol. 150 p. 44-57.

Shreyank Gupta, Guillaume Haïat, Catherine Laporte, Pierre Bélanger. 2016. « Modeling wave propagation through the skull for ultrasonic transcranial Doppler ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. vol. 140 , nº 4. p. 3189.

Florian Berton, Farida Cheriet, Marie-Claude Miron, Catherine Laporte. 2016. « Segmentation of the spinous process and its acoustic shadow in vertebral ultrasound images ». Computers in Biology and Medicine. vol. 72 p. 201-211.

Catherine Laporte, Tal Arbel. 2011. « Learning to estimate out-of-plane motion in ultrasound imagery of real tissue ». Medical Image Analysis. vol. 15 , nº 2. p. 202-213.

Catherine Laporte, James J. Clark, Tal Arbel. 2009. « Generalized poisson 3-D scatterer distributions ». IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control. vol. 56 , nº 2. p. 410-414.

Catherine Laporte, Tal Arbel. 2008. « Combinatorial and probabilistic fusion of noisy correlation measurements for untracked freehand 3-D ultrasound ». IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. vol. 27 , nº 7. p. 984-994.

Samuel Kadoury, Farida Cheriet, Catherine Laporte, Hubert Labelle. 2007. « A versatile 3D reconstruction system of the spine and pelvis for clinical assessment of spinal deformities ». Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing. vol. 45 , nº 6. p. 591-602.

F. Cheriet, C. Laporte, S. Kadoury, H. Labelle, J. Dansereau. 2007. « A novel system for the 3-D reconstruction of the human spine and rib cage from biplanar X-ray images ». IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. vol. 54 , nº 7. p. 1356-1358.

Catherine Laporte, Tal Arbel. 2006. « Efficient discriminant viewpoint selection for active Bayesian recognition ». International Journal of Computer Vision. vol. 68 , nº 3. p. 267-287.

Conference proceeding (25)

Sen Li, Lou Gauthier, Farida Cheriet, Carole Fortin, Philippe Paquette, Catherine Laporte. 2023. « Lamina landmark detection in ultrasound images: a preliminary study ». SPIE Medical Imaging 2023: Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography (San Diego, CA, USA, 2023) SPIE.

David Olivier, Michael J. McGuffin, Catherine Laporte. 2023. « Utilizing sonographer visual attention for probe movement guidance in cardiac point of care ultrasound ». International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (Cartagena, Colombia, Apr. 18-21, 2023) IEEE Computer Society.

Enamundram M. V. Naga Karthik, Catherine Laporte, Farida Cheriet. 2021. « Three-dimensional segmentation of the scoliotic spine from MRI using unsupervised volume-based MR-CT synthesis ». Medical Imaging : Image Processing : Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging (En ligne, Feb. 15-19, 2021) SPIE.

David Olivier, Catherine Laporte. 2021. « SonoAssist: Open source acquisition software for ultrasound imaging studies ». The 44ndConference of TheCanadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society (En ligne, May 11-13, 2021) Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society.

Arnaud Brignol, Farida Cheriet, Catherine Laporte. 2019. « A robust index for global tissue deformation analysis in ultrasound images ». Medical Imaging 2019: Image Processing (San Diego, CA, USA, Feb. 19-21, 2019) SPIE.

Guillaume Faucher, Elham Karimi, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2019. « Automatic palate delineation in ultrasound videos ». Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (Melbourne, Australia, Aug. 5-9, 2019) p. 422-426. Canberra, Australia : Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association Inc..

Nassim Guerroumi, Clément Playout, Catherine Laporte, Farida Cheriet. 2019. « Automatic segmentation of the scoliotic spine from MR images ». IEEE 16th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) (Venice, Italy, Apr. 08-11, 2019) p. 480-484. IEEE Computer Society.

Prasun Lala, Félix Langevin Harnois, Ghizlaine El Boussaidi, Christian Desrosiers, Catherine Laporte. 2018. « Providing sustainable scientific writing support for graduate engineering students by creating a local scientific learning community ». 2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (Salt Lake City, UT, USA, June 24-27, 2018) American Society for Engineering Education.

Félix Langevin Harnois, Jerome Harrison, Prasun Lala, Ghizlaine El Boussaidi, Christian Desrosiers, Catherine Laporte. 2018. « Promoting good scientific communication habits by leveraging the community of practice within a single research group ». 2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (Salt Lake City, UT, USA, June 24-27, 2018) American Society for Engineering Education.

Houssem-Eddine Gueziri, Sebastien Tremblay, Catherine Laporte, Rupert Brooks. 2017. « Graph-based 3D-ultrasound reconstruction of the liver in the presence of respiratory motion ». Reconstruction, Segmentation, and Analysis of Medical Images : First International Workshops, RAMBO 2016 and HVSMR 2016, Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2016, Athens, Greece, October 17, 2016, Revised Selected Papers (Athens, Greece, Oct. 17-21, 2016) p. 48-57. Springer Verlag.

Sai Muralidhar Jayanthi, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2017. « Divide-and-warp temporal alignment of speech signals between speakers: Validation using articulatory data ». IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP) (New Orleans, LA, USA, Mar. 05-09, 2017) p. 5465-5469. IEEE.

Jawad Dahmani, Yvan Petit, Catherine Laporte. 2017. « Model-based correction of ultrasound image deformations due to probe pressure ». Medical Imaging 2017: Image Processing (Orlando, FL, USA, Feb. 11-16, 2017) SPIE.

Houssem-Eddine Gueziri, Lina Lakhdar, Michael McGuffin, Catherine Laporte. 2016. « FastDRaW - Fast Delineation by Random Walker: Application to large images ». Interactive Medical Image Computing (IMIC) Workshop (Athens, Greece, Oct. 17-21, 2016)

Loïc Tetrel, Hacène Chebrek, Catherine Laporte. 2016. « Learning for graph-based sensorless freehand 3D ultrasound ». Machine Learning in Medical Imaging : 7th International Workshop, MLMI 2016, Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2016, Athens, Greece, October 17, 2016, Proceedings (Athens, Greece, Oct. 17, 2016) p. 205-212. Springer Nature.

Houssem-Eddine Gueziri, Michael J. McGuffin, Catherine Laporte. 2015. « User-guided graph reduction for fast image segmentation ». 2015 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) (Quebec City, QC, Canada, Sept. 27-30, 2015) p. 286-290. Piscataway, NJ, USA : IEEE.

Florian Berton, Wassim Azzabi, Farida Cheriet, Catherine Laporte. 2015. « Automatic segmentation of vertebrae in ultrasound images ». Image Analysis and Recognition : 12th International Conference, ICIAR 2015, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, July 22-24, 2015, Proceedings (Cham, Switzerland, July 22-24, 2015) p. 344-351. Springer International Publishing.

Catherine Laporte, Lucie Ménard. 2015. « Robust tongue tracking in ultrasound images: a multi-hypothesis approach ». 16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association (INTERSPEECH) (Dresden, Germany, Sept. 6-10, 2015) p. 633-637. International Speech and Communication Association.

Houssem-Eddine Gueziri, Michael John McGuffin, Catherine Laporte. 2014. « Visualizing positional uncertainty in freehand 3D ultrasound ». Medical Imaging 2014: Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling (San Francisco, CA, USA, Feb. 15, 2014) The International Society for Optical Engineering.

Sarah Ghrenassia, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2014. « Interactive segmentation of tongue contours in ultrasound video sequences using quality maps ». Medical Imaging 2014: Image Processing (San Diego, CA, USA, Feb. 15, 2014) p. 903440 . USA : SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering.

Juliette Conrath, Catherine Laporte. 2012. « Towards Improving the Accuracy of Sensorless Freehand 3D Ultrasound by Learning ». Machine Learning in Medical Imaging : Third International Workshop, MLMI 2012, Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2012, Nice, France, October 1, 2012, Revised Selected Papers (Nice, France, Oct. 1, 2012) p. 78-85. Berlin, Germany : Springer Verlag.

Catherine Laporte, Tal Arbel. 2010. « Measurement selection in untracked freehand 3D ultrasound ». 13th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention (MICCAI) (Beijing, China, Sept. 20-24, 2010) p. 127-134. Heidelberg, Germany : Springer Verlag.

Catherine Laporte, Tal Arbel. 2009. « Learning a tissue invariant ultrasound speckle decorrelation model ». 6th IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro (ISBI 2009) (Boston, MA, USA, June 28 - July 01, 2009) p. 995-998. IEEE.

Catherine Laporte, Tal Arbel. 2007. « Probabilistic speckle decorrelation for 3D ultrasound ». Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention – MICCAI 2007 : 10th International Conference, Brisbane, Australia, October 29 - November 2, 2007, Proceedings, Part I (Brisbane, Australia, Oct. 29 - Nov. 02, 2007) p. 925-932. Springer.

Catherine Laporte, J. James Clark, Tal Arbel. 2007. « A fractal multi-dimensional ultrasound scatterer distribution model ». 4th IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro (ISBI 2007) (Arlington, TX, USA, Apr. 12-15, 2007) p. 880-883. IEEE.

Catherine Laporte, Rupert Brooks, Tal Arbel. 2004. « A fast discriminant approach to active object recognition and pose estimation ». 17th International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR 2004) (Cambridge, UK, Aug. 26, 2004) p. 91-94. IEEE.

Communication (14)

C. Laporte, R. Takla, M. Tiede, L. Ménard. 2022. « Imaging the palate: best methods and practices ». Communication during a conference : Ultrafest X ( Manchester, UK, Nov. 03-05, 2022 )

S. Changizi, L. Ménard, C. Laporte. 2022. « Combining tongue and palate information for robust shape modeling in normal and impaired speech ». Communication during a conference : Ultrafest X ( Manchester, UK, Nov. 03-05, 2022 )

B. Ning, C. Laporte, T. Mustaphy, I. Villemure. 2021. « High intensity exercise during puberty restrains longitudinal growth of rat tibia ». Communication during a conference : Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society ( En ligne, Feb. 12-16, 2021 )

Catherine Laporte. 2020. « Developing and customizing ultrasound image processing tools with MATLAB ». Communication during a conference : UltraFest IX : Ultrasound Imaging for Speech and Language ( En ligne, Oct. 21-24, 2020 )

Steven M. Lulich, M. V. Enamundram, Naga Karthik, Catherine Laporte. 2020. « Automatic tongue surface extraction from 3D ultrasound using 3D SLURP ». Communication during a conference : UltraFest IX : Ultrasound Imaging for Speech and Language ( En ligne, Oct. 21-24, 2020 )

Prasun Lala, Félix Langevin Harnois, Ghizlaine El Boussaidi, Christian Desrosiers, Catherine Laporte. 2018. « Providing sustainable scientific writing support for graduate engineering students by creating a local scientific learning community ». Communication during a conference : 2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition ( Salt Lake City, UT, USA, June 24-27, 2018 )

Félix Langevin Harnois, Jerome Harrison, Prasun Lala, Ghizlaine El Boussaidi, Christian Desrosiers, Catherine Laporte. 2018. « Promoting good scientific communication habits by leveraging the community of practice within a single research group ». Communication during a conference : 2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition ( Salt Lake City, UT, USA, June 24-27, 2018 )

E. Karimi, L. Ménard, C. Laporte. 2017. « Fully-automated tongue detection in ultrasound images ». Communication during a conference : 3rd IEEE Research Boost "Give your research an industrial edge" ( Montreal, QC, Canada, Nov. 02, 2017 )

J. Dahmani, Y. Petit, C. Laporte, K. Pageau, M. Brown, M. Séguin, L. Kuznetsov. 2017. « Model-based correction of ultrasound image deformations due to probe pressure : towards experimental validation ». Communication during a conference : 3rd IEEE Research Boost "Give your research an industrial edge" ( Montreal, QC, Canada, Nov. 02, 2017 )

H. E. Gueziri, M. J. McGuffin, C. Laporte. 2017. « User performance in interactive medical image segmentation ». Communication during a conference : 2nd IEEE Research Boost "Give your research an industrial edge" ( Montreal, QC, Canada, Apr. 06, 2017 )

Arnaud Brignol, Farida Cheriet, Marie-Claude Miron, Catherine Laporte. 2016. « Automatic extraction of vertebral landmarks from ultrasound images ». Communication during a conference : 1st Joint Meeting of the International Research Society of Spinal Deformities and the Society on Scoliosis Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Treatment ( Banff, AB, Canada, May 25-28, 2016 )

H. E. Gueziri, M. J. McGuffin, C. Laporte. 2015. « User-guided graph reduction for fast image segmentation ». Communication during a conference : CREATE-MIA Summer School, McGill University ( Montreal, QC, Canada, 2015 )

F. Berton, F. Cheriet, C. Laporte. 2015. « Simulation of vertebral ultrasound images from 3D data of the human trunk ». Communication during a conference : Annual meeting of the Quebec Scoliosis Society ( L'Estérel, QC, Canada, 2015 )

H. E. Gueziri, M. McGuffin, C. Laporte. 2013. « Surface reconstruction in 3D freehand ultrasound with modeling and visualization of uncertainty ». Communication during a conference : CREATE-MIA Summer School 2013 ( Montréal, QC, Canada, June 5-7, 2013 )

Poster (9)

Sahba Changizi, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2021. « A robust tongue shape model from ultrasound recordings of normal and impaired speech ». Poster presented during a conference : 181st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America ( Seattle, WA, USA, Nov. 29-Dec. 03, 2021 )

Anh-Thu Gloria Hang-Vo, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2019. « Segmentation et suivi du contour des lèvres par contour actif ». Poster presented during a conference : 87e Congrès de l'ACFAS ( Gatineau, QC, Canada, 27-31 mai 2019 )

Shreyank Gupta, Guillaume Haïat, Catherine Laporte, Pierre Belanger. 2018. « Effect of acoustic impedance mismatch between skin and bone on transcranial ultrasound transmission ». The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. Poster presented during a conference : 176TH Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 2018 Acoustics Week in Canada ( ,  ) p. 1747.

Elham Karimi, Lucie Ménard, Catherine Laporte. 2018. « Fully-automated tongue detection in ultrasound images ». Poster presented during a conference : 176th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and 2018 Acoustics Week in Canada ( Victoria, BC, Canada, Nov. 05-09, 2018 )

Catherine Laporte, Steven M. Lulich. 2017. « Towards automated segmentation of the moving tongue surface in 3D ultrasound ». Poster presented during a conference : Ultrafest VIII ( Postdam, Germany, Oct. 04-06, 2017 )

Houssem-Eddine Gueziri, Lina Lakhdar, Michael J. McGuffin, Catherine Laporte. 2016. « FastDRaW – Fast delineation by random walker : An open-source software for highly responsive image segmentation ». Poster presented during a conference : 1er Forum Franco-Québécois d'Innovation en Santé ( Montréal, QC, Canada, Oct. 11-13, 2016 )

Francis Bourdeau, Laurence Poulin, Arnaud Brignol, Farida Cheriet, Catherine Laporte. 2016. « Étude comparative de deux systèmes échographiques 3D main libre dans l’évaluation des déformations de la colonne vertébrale ». Poster presented during a conference : 31e Congrès de la recherche des étudiants des cycles supérieurs et des postdoctorants en recherche au CHU Sainte-Justine ( Montréal, QC, Canada, 26 mai 2016 )

Sarah Ghrenassia, Catherine Laporte, Lucie Ménard. 2013. « Statistical shape analysis in ultrasound video sequences: tongue tracking and population analysis ». Poster presented during a conference : Ultrafest VI ( Edinburgh, U.K, Nov. 6-8, 2013 )

Hacène Chebrek, Farida Cheriet, Catherine Laporte. 2012. « Positionnement par capteur optique entièrement passif en échographie 3D main libre : une étude de faisabilité ». Poster presented during a conference : 80ème Congrès de l'ACFAS ( Montréal, QC, Canada, 7-11 mai 2012 )

Student projects
Masters with project, Masters with thesis, Doctorate
Intelligent ultrasound imaging
Masters with project, Masters with thesis
Analyse d'images échographiques 3D du conduit vocal
Masters with project, Masters with thesis, Doctorate
Ultrasound imaging to study and facilitate second language learning

Awards and honors