Catherine Laporte

Catherine Laporte
Professeure
Degrees B.Ing. (École Polytechnique), M.Eng., Ph.D. (McGill)
Office A-2464
Research units Laboratoire du traitement de l’Information et des signaux en santé Laboratoire d'imagerie, de vision et d'intelligence artificielle
Presentation

Département de génie électrique

Research interests:

  • Health
  • Information and Communications Technologies

Research areas:

  • Image analysis
  • Ultrasound imaging
  • Medical Imaging
  • Probabilistic models
  • Pattern recognition
  • Computer vision
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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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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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Medical Imaging 2014: Image Processing
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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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16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association (INTERSPEECH)
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13th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention (MICCAI)
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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
Courses and support services

Assistance to students

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: Cheriet, Farida
    Segmentation automatique par apprentissage profond de la colonne vertébrale scoliotique à partir d'images de résonance magnétique, by Guerroumi,Nassim.
    Winter 2019

Projet d'application à 15 crédits

    Segmentation et suivi du contour des lèvres, by Hang-Vo,Gloria.
    Summer 2019

    Détection des ombres acoustiques dans des séries d'images échographiques 2D des vertèbres, by Azzabi,Wassim.
    Fall 2014

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

Thèse de doctorat (recherche appliquée)

    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, détection et compensation des déformations mécanique des tissus lors de l'acquisition d'échographies en 3D, by Dahmani,Jawad.
    Summer 2019

    Co-directed by: Cheriet, Farida
    Suivi non invasif par échographie 3D main-libre de la scoliose idiopathique adolescente, by Brignol,Arnaud.
    Fall 2019

Projet d'application à 9 crédits

    Réingénierie d'un logiciel de calibrage pour l'échographie 3D mains libres, by Berdai,Fadoua.
    Winter 2015

Publications
Peer-reviewed article published in a refereed journal (7)

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, 11 p. p. 1140-1150.

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, vol.144, p. 1747.

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.

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.

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, p. 3189.

Catherine Laporte, Arbel Tal. 2011. « Learning to estimate out-of-plane motion in ultrasound imagery of real tissue ». Medical Image Analysis, vol.15, p. 202-213.

Conference report (14)

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.

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) 9 p. SPIE.

Maria A. Zuluaga, Kanwal Bhatia, Bernhard Kainz, Mehdi H. Moghari, Danielle F. Pace. 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.

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)

Li Wang, Ehsan Adeli, Qian Wang, Yinghuan Shi, Heung-Il Suk. 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.

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.

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.

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.

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) 7 p. p. 903440 . USA. SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering.

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) 9 p. The International Society for Optical Engineering.

Fei Wang, Dinggang Shen, Pingkun Yan, Kenji Suzuki. 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, Arbel Tal. 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.

Communication (9)

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 )

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 )

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 )

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 )

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. 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 )

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 (5)

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 )

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 )

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 )

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 )

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