Dr. Leonid Tsap

Dr. Leonid Tsap

Scientific Review Officer



Biography

Division:
Division of Translational and Clinical Sciences DTCS
IRG:
Surgical Sciences, Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering SBIB
Study Section:
Small Business: Biomedical Imaging SBIB (10)

Dr. Leonid Tsap serves as the Scientific Review Officer for CSR’s Small Business Medical Imaging (SBMI-T) Study Section.

He received a Ph.D. in computer science and engineering with specialization in medical image analysis from the University of South Florida, and he was awarded the Graduate Council's Outstanding Dissertation Prize and Provost's Commendation for Outstanding Teaching by a Graduate Student. Dr. Tsap had postdoctoral training at the University of California Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and he stayed afterwards as a scientist to conduct research in several imaging areas, including burn scar and chromosome structure analysis. He was a member of the editorial board of the Pattern Recognition Journal, and conference program committees. Dr. Tsap’s research resulted in more than 30 refereed publications, a book chapter and a patent.