Uran Ferizi

Uran Ferizi, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Center for Biomedical Imaging, Radiology, NYU School of Medicine
4th Floor 660 First Avenue New York, NY 10016
Educational Details: 
  • Oct 2011 – Nov 2014, University College London PhD, Dept. Computer Science and Institute of Neurology
  • Sep 2009 – Sep 2011, University College London / Imperial College London, MRes, Engineering Masters
  • Oct 2003 – Jun 2007, University of Oxford, MMath, Undergraduate Pure and Applied Mathematics
Selected Publications: 
  • Uran Ferizi, Ignacio Rossi, …, Thorsten Kirsch, Jenny Bencardino, José G. Raya: Diffusion tensor imaging of articular cartilage at 3 Tesla correlates with histology and biomechanics in a mechanical injury model: DTI of Cartilage at 3T in Mechanical Injury Model. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 07/2016.
  • Uran Ferizi, Benoit Scherrer, Torben Schneider, …, Daniel C. Alexander: Diffusion MRI microstructure models with in vivo human brain Connectom data: results from a multi-group comparison. (under review)
  • Uran Ferizi, Torben Schneider …, Daniel C Alexander: White Matter Compartment Models for In Vivo Diffusion MRI at 300 mT/m.. NeuroImage 06/2015.
  • Uran Ferizi, Torben Schneider, …, Daniel C Alexander: A Ranking of Diffusion MRI Compartment Models with In Vivo Human Brain Data. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 12/2014; 72(6)
  • Uran Ferizi, Torben Schneider, Maira Tariq, Claudia A. M. Wheeler-Kingshott, Hui Zhang, Daniel C. Alexander: The Importance of Being Dispersed: A Ranking of Diffusion MRI Models for Fibre Dispersion Using In Vivo Human Brain Data, MICCAI (Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science), 2013.
  • Matthew Rowe, Bernard Siow, Daniel C. Alexander, Uran Ferizi, Simon Richardson: Concepts of Diffusion in MRI. Diffusion Tensor Imaging, 01/2016; , ISBN: 978-1-4939-3117-0
  • José Raya, Uran Ferizi: Quantitative MRI for the detection of cartilage damage. Biophysics and Biochemistry of Cartilage by NMR and MRI, Royal Society of Chemistry, 10/2016.
Additional Information: 

Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=uran+ferizi

Previous Lab (UCL): http://mig.cs.ucl.ac.uk/index.php?n=Main.HomePage

Work experience:

  • Dec 2014 – Sept 2016, New York University School of Medicine Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Center for Biomedical Imaging: DTI of articular cartilage, mathematical models for brain imaging.
  • Aug 2007 – Nov 2008, JP Morgan (Bear Stearns) Financial Analyst: Modelling and updating Asset Backed Securities, providing traders and clients with cash flows, bonds setup and trade booking.
  • Sept 2002 – Sept 2003, Halcrow Engineering Consultancy Economics Analyst: Mining data for appraisal reports assessing the feasibility of the building of London Heathrow's Terminal 5 and expansion of Singapore Airport.




Philanthropic Support

We gratefully acknowledge generous support for radiology research at NYU Langone Health from:
• The Big George Foundation
• Raymond and Beverly Sackler
• Bernard and Irene Schwartz

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