Sergio Xavier Salles Cunha

Sergio Xavier Salles Cunha
Technological Institute of Aeronautics, São José dos Campos, Brazil
 
Biography
Sergio X Salles-Cunha graduated in Electronics from the Istituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica (ITA), Sao Jose dos Campos, SP, Brazil, and has a PhD in biomedical engineering from Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA, on noninvasive techniques for vascular diagnosis. His professional development linked ultrasonography with peripheral, carotid and aneurysm arterial surgeries and with chronic venous valvular insufficiency in the diagnosis, echo-guidance treatment and follow-up of patients with varicose veins. His international contributions led to his honorary membership of the Society for Vascular Ultrasound, Asociacion Colombiana de Angiologia y Cirugia Vascular and Sociedade Brasileira de Angiologia e Cirurgia Vascular, regionais Santa Catarina e Espirito Santo.
 
Research Interest
Virtual tissue characterization based on noninvasive imaging for data quantification and improved perception by the human visual system