Andreas Burner


Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Burner, MA
Email: andreas.burner @
Computational Imaging Research Lab
Department of Biomedical Imaging and Image-guided Therapy
Medical University of Vienna

Anna Spiegel Center of Translational Research
(Building 25, floor 7, room 29)

Research interests

  • 3D Tissue texture analysis in various modalities (CT, MRT, etc.)
  • Unsupervised and semi-supervised learning of a visual tissue vocabulary by extracting the dominant structure of anatomical regions
  • Content-based image retrieval (CBIR)
  • Unsupervised learning of anomalies and pathologies
  • Machine learning in the medical domain based on large medical imaging collections (hospital-wide PACS systems)
  Lung Tissue Analysis

Recent publications

Texture Bags: Anomaly Retrieval in Medical Images based on Local 3D-Texture Similarity.

Burner, A. and Donner, R. and Mayerhoefer, M. and Kainberger, F. and Langs G. Proceedings of the MICCAI 2011 Workshop on Medical Content-based Retrieval for Clinical Decision Support (MCBR-CDS 2011), Toronto, Canada.

Short CV

Andreas Burner finished his MSc in Computer Science 2003 and his MA in Mediation and Coaching 2007. 2001 he studied abroad in New York City. Since 1997 he works as a technical consultant and project manager on several projects around the globe. He joined the CIR group in 2009 and is currently engaged in his PhD studies.