Alexander Wong

Associate Professor

Alexander WongContact Information

Office: EC4 2019
Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. 31299
Fax: 519-746-4791


  • BASc - University of Waterloo
  • MASc - University of Waterloo
  • PhD - University of Waterloo

Research Interests:

  • Design and development of integrative medical imaging hardware technologies:
  • Computer vision and pattern recognition
  • Medical image processing and analysis with applications to:
    • Discovery radiomics for customized, tailored quantification of cancer phenotype
    • Prostate cancer analysis using ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
    • Breast cancer analysis using digital mammography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
    • Dermatological cancer analysis using digital photography, epi-spectropolarimetric imaging (ESPI), and multiplexed optical high-coherence interferometry (MOHI)
    • Pathogen and cellular analysis using ultra-wide field-of-view spectral light-field fusion micro-tomography (SLFM)
    • Retinal photoreceptor and blood vessel analysis using optical coherence tomography (OCT)
    • Musculoskeletal kinematic analysis using video fluoroscopy, ultrasound, and contrast enhanced computed tomography (CECT)
    • Lung cancer analysis using computed tomography (CT)
    • Tumor margin assessment using high resolution multiplexed optical high-coherence interferometry (MOHI)
    • Spatial cardiorespiratory analysis using coded hemodynamic imaging (CHI)
    • Ocular morphological analysis
  • Remote sensing data processing and analysis with applications to:
    • Sea ice analysis using synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data
    • Underwater object analysis using SONAR data
    • Oil spill analysis using synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data
    • Hyperspectral change analysis using LIDAR, passive optical, and LANDSAT data
  • Perceptual-based video and image processing with applications to:
    • Image and video noise reduction and artifact reduction
    • Multimodal image and video fusion
    • Image and video compression
    • Image and video resolution enhancement

Selected Publications:

Dr. Wong's full list of publications and patents can be found at:

University of Waterloo

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