Sohini Roy Chowdhury and Bothell


  • PI for Project titled, "Novel Design of Automated CT Image Quality Detection System", Research Grant from University of Washington Royalty Research Fund, 2016.
  • PI on Microsoft Azure Research Award. “Automated CT Image Quality detection: An Azure Machine Learning Research”. April 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017.
  • Microsoft Educator Grant Award, (Jan-June 2016).
  • NASA Summer Undergraduate Research Program mentor (Summer 2015).
  • PI on UW Bothell Initiatives Group Research Grant. “The High-Speed ​​Data Analytics: A BIG DATA Initiative”. July 1 2015-30 June 2016.
  • PI on Microsoft Azure Research Award. "Automated Pathology Detection System Design using Medical Images: An Azure Machine Learning Research". April 1 2015 - March 31, 2016.
  • Co-investigator for Project titled, "Automatic Image Quality Evaluation for CT Protocol Guidance", 2015 Research Seed Grant from Radiology Society of North America. July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016. PI: Bruce Lehnert, Department of Radiology, University of Washington.
  • UWB Founders Fellow Award, Mary Gates Award mentor for Undergraduate Research 2015, 2016.
  • Winner of Best Student Poster Award on Medical and Biomedical Imaging, Institute of Engineering and Medicine Conference, Sept. 23, 2013.
  • Winner of Best student paper award, 46th IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers (2012).
  • Recipient of several Graduate School Travel grants, University of Minnesota (2012-2014).
  • Recipient of ECE Department Travel Grant, University of Minnesota (Fall 2012).
  • Recipient of Graduate School Fellowship, University of Minnesota (2010-2011).
  • Winner of Best Student Paper Contest at OSMOSIS, 2006, by Mindtree Consulting Company.
  • Finalist of the Aalborg University IEEE Students Paper Contest (AISPC 2007), January 2007.
  • Recipient of Birla Institute of Technology Meritorious Student Scholarship, 2003-2007.

Professional affiliations

Technical Program Committee Member:

1) IEEE Biomedical Health Informatics Technical Committee (2015-Present)

2) IEEE Technical Committee on Healthcare and Medical Systems (2015-Present)

3) IEEE 3rd International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks (SPIN 2016).

Grant Reviewing:

1) National Science Foundation. (2015-Present)

2) UWB Founders Fellow Award 2015.

Journal reviewing:

- IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging,

- IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Health Informatics,

-IEEE Transactions on Image Processing,

- Elsevier Signal Processing Journal,

-Elsevier Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine,

-Biomedical Optics Express.