Laurent Younes


Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics
Center for Imaging Science
Institute for Computational Medicine


Follow these links for more details on my research projects and publications.

§  Spaces of Plane Curves

§  Diffeomorphic Mapping and Shape Analysis

§  Metamorphosis

§  Diffeomorphic Mapping in Medical Imaging

(You can also click here to access an up-to-date list of publications on Google Scholar)

Book: Shapes and Diffeomorphisms


Courses taught (JHU)

o   Introduction to Machine Learning (*) (last taught 2009)

o   Graphical models (*) (last taught 2011)

o   Mathematical Image Analysis (*) (last taught fall 2011)

o   Functional Analysis (*) (last taught spring 2012)

o   Mathematical Foundations of Computational Anatomy (last taught fall 2013)

o   Shape and Differential Geometry (last taught fall 2015)

o   Introduction to Statistics (last taught spring 2015)

o   Distribution-free methods and Resampling in Statistics (*) (fall 2017)

(*) Some lecture notes are available upon request)


Former Graduate Students

·      Dominique Béréziat

·      Laurent Garcin (dissertation)

·      Joan Alexis Glaunès, co-advised with A. Trouvé.

·      Sebastien Gadat

·      Thomas Feldman (dissertation abstract)

·      Aastha Jain (dissertation)

·      Jun Ma, co-advised with Michael Miller (dissertation)

·      Luis Felipe Arrate Donoso, co-advised with J. Tilak Ratnanather. (dissertation)

·      Erdem Yoruk, co-advised with Donald Geman (dissertation)

·      Francisco Sanchez-Vega, co-advised with Donald Geman (dissertation)

·      Neil Hallonquist, co-advised with Donald Geman (dissertation)

·      Valentiva Staneva (dissertation)

·      Kamel Lahouel, co-advised with Donald Geman