10. Methods for Neural-Network-Based Segmentation of Magnetic Resonance Images

  1. Metin Akay Bachelor of Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Ph.D. professor chairman author coauthor editor chair guest editor fellow senior member member
  1. Lia Morra,
  2. Silvia Delsanto and
  3. Fabrizio Lamberti

Published Online: 10 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470068298.ch10

Handbook of Neural Engineering

Handbook of Neural Engineering

How to Cite

Morra, L., Delsanto, S. and Lamberti, F. (2006) Methods for Neural-Network-Based Segmentation of Magnetic Resonance Images, in Handbook of Neural Engineering (ed M. Akay), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470068298.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Automation and Information, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056691

Online ISBN: 9780470068298



  • neural-network-based magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) segmentation techniques;
  • feature extraction in MRI segmentation and classification;
  • single-channel unsupervised segmentation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Applications of MRI Segmentation

  • Introduction to MRI Segmentation

  • Single-Channel Unsupervised Segmentation: Case Study

  • Future Trends

  • References