Walker Béatrice

Walker Béatrice

Research officer at INSERM
beatrice.walker@espci.fr
+33 1 80 96 30 88
ORCID: 0000-0002-2984-2354
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Education

  • 2014 – PhD in Physics, Cardiff University, UK
    “Optimisation of Positron Emission Tomography based target volume delineation in head and neck radiotherapy”
  • 2011 – Master of Science in Nanophotonics, Université Orsay Paris XI, France
  • 2011 – Engineering degree and Master of Science in Applied Physics, Ecole Centrale Paris, France

Professional experience

  • since 2019 – Tenured research officer at INSERM, Paris, France
  • 2016 – Postdoctoral researcher at Institut Langevin Ondes et Images, Paris, France
  • 2015 – Postdoctoral resaercher, Cardiff University, UK

Main awards and distinctions

  • 2017 – Best oral presentation of the Congrès National d’Imagerie du Vivant (acoustoelectric imaging)
  • 2017 – Young Investigator Award at the European Molecular Imaging Meeting (acoustoelectric imaging in vivo)
  • 2016 – Best Poster Presentation of the Annual Conference of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ATLAAS machine learning segmentation algorithm)
  • 2015 – Manufacturer’s award for Innovation of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (ATLAAS machine learning segmentation algorithm)
  • 2013 – Travel award of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (PET segmentation for radiotherapy treatment planning)

Research topics

  • acoustoelectric imaging
  • identification of multiparametric biomarkers for tumour monitoring
  • deep learning for image classification
  • radiomics and texture analysis
  • quantification of vascular networks

Main publications

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