PhD Alfonso Castro Martínez  

(PC-DR)

Department Computer Science
Knowledgment area Computational Science and Artificial Intelligence
Research  Research group Laboratorio Interdisciplinar de Aplicaciones de la Inteligencia Artificial
Research lines Análisis de imágenes médicas, segmentación de imágenes, lógica difusa
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Teaching

Subjects taught

This section shows the teaching given in degrees, masters and other officers studies in last 6 years.

Subject and involved studies Total hours
Audiovisual Computer Science 44
Final Project. Mention in Software Engineering 8
Programming I 70
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Audiovisual Computer Science
Degree in Audiovisual Communication
27
Final Project. Mention in Software Engineering
Degree in Computer Engineering
8
Programming I
Degree in Computer Engineering
90
Work Placement
Degree in Computer Engineering
Degree in Computer Engineering
5
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Audiovisual Computer Science
Degree in Audiovisual Communication
27
Programming I
Degree in Computer Engineering
90
Work Placement
Degree in Computer Engineering
Degree in Computer Engineering
5
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Audiovisual Computer Science
Degree in Audiovisual Communication
27
Final Project. Mention in Software Engineering
Degree in Computer Engineering
14
Information and Communication Systems in Health Science
Degree in Nursing
0
Programming I
Degree in Computer Engineering
90
Work Placement
Degree in Computer Engineering
Degree in Computer Engineering
5
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Audiovisual Computer Science
Degree in Audiovisual Communication
89
Enterprise Information Systems
Degree in Computer Engineering
31
Final Project. Mention in Software Engineering
Degree in Computer Engineering
15
Information and Communication Systems in Health Science
Degree in Nursing
0
Work Placement
Degree in Computer Engineering
5
Subject and involved studies Total hours
Audiovisual Computer Science
Degree in Audiovisual Communication
90
Biomedical Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Information Systems Technician
Management Software Technician
70

Defined tutoring by teacher for 2017/2018 academic course.

Faculty of Computer Science

Quarter Day Site
1st quarter Monday
15:00 a 17:00
Despacho 3.15
1st quarter Tuesday
12:00 a 14:00
Despacho 3.15
1st quarter Wednesday
12:00 a 14:00
Despacho 3.15

EOG works and final master thesis directed

Directed or codirected by current teacher since 2013 year.

Development of a web application for managing medical images based on Node.js and a NoSQL database manager by applying an MVC architecture
Development of a web application for managing medical images based on Node.js and a NoSQL database manager by applying an MVC architecture

Research results

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Desarrollo de aplicaciones basadas en inteligencia artificial para la clasificación y parametrización de observaciones de la misión GAIA. Estudio de estrellas peculiares (DAIA2)

Funding entity Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad
Main researches Minia Manteiga Outeiro
Type Proyecto Programas Nacionales
Dates From 01/01/2010 to 31/12/2012

Desenvolvemento dun módulo difuso nun sistema de axuda ao diagnóstico por computadora para a detección de nódulos pulmonares en TAC de alta resolución

Funding entity Dirección Xeral de Investigación, Desenvolvemento e Innovación
Main researches Alfonso Castro Martínez
Type Proyecto Programas Autonomicos
Dates From 03/12/2009 to 02/12/2012

Desarrollo de un sistema de información para la recopilación de datos médicos y la realización de estudios epidemiológicos multicentro e internacionales

Funding entity Consellería de Innovación, Industria e Comercio
Main researches Alejandro Pazos Sierra
Type Proyecto Programas Autonomicos
Dates From 05/08/2005 to 04/08/2008

Aplicación de técnicas de inteligencia artificial al análisis automático de angiografía sobre PACS, para establecer un patrón de cuantificación (score) del efecto de la estenosis coronaria (IASTEN-CORONARIA) (INCENTIVO)

Funding entity Dirección Xeral de Investigación e Desenvolvemento
Main researches Alejandro Pazos Sierra
Type Proyecto Programas Autonomicos
Dates From 04/06/2004 to 03/06/2007

INBIOMED: plataforma de almacenamiento, integración y análisis de datos clínicos, genéticos, epidemiológicos e imágenes orientada a la investigación sobre patologías (INCENTIVO)

Funding entity Dirección Xeral de Investigación e Desenvolvemento
Main researches Alejandro Pazos Sierra
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 04/06/2004 to 03/06/2007

Estudio de la evolución química en la fase de transición AGB-NP. Aplicación de técnicas de inteligencia artificial a la astrofísica

Funding entity Comisión Interministerial de Ciencia y Tecnología (CICYT)
Main researches Minia Manteiga Outeiro
Type Proyecto Programas Nacionales
Dates From 01/12/2003 to 30/11/2006

Aplicación de técnicas de inteligencia artificial al análisis automático de angiografía sobre PACS, para establecer un patrón de cuantificación (score) del efecto de la estenosis coronaria (IASTEN-CORONARIA)

Funding entity Comisión Interministerial de Ciencia y Tecnología (CICYT)
Main researches Alejandro Pazos Sierra
Type Proyecto Programas Nacionales
Dates From 01/12/2003 to 30/11/2006

Aplicación de técnicas de Inteligencia Artificial a la clasificación de espectros estelares

Funding entity Universidade da Coruña (UDC)
Main researches José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez
Type Proyecto Otros Programas
Dates From 17/07/2002 to 17/07/2003

Fuzzy Clustering Applied to ROI Detection in Helical Thoracic CT Scans with a New Proposal and Variants

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, Alberto Rey López, María del Carmen Bóveda Álvarez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Pedro Sanjurjo
Journal BioMed Research International Vol. 2016 (pages 1 to 15)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1155/2016/8058245

Fuzzy Clustering Algorithms for Image Segmentation

Authors Alberto Rey López, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Journal Insight Journal (pages 1 to 25)

An analysis of different clustering algorithms for ROI detection in high resolutions CT lung images

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, María del Carmen Bóveda Álvarez, Alberto Rey López, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Journal Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 6374 Num. 1 (pages 241 to 248)

Intelligent agents technology applied to tasks scheduling and communications management in a critical care telemonitoring system

Authors José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Angel Gómez García, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Journal COMPUTERS IN BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE Vol. 37 Num. 6 (pages 760 to 773)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2006.06.016

Analysis of fuzzy clustering algorithms for the segmentation of burn wounds photographs

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, María del Carmen Bóveda Álvarez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Journal Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 4142 (pages 491 to 501)

The Performance of Various Edge Detector Algorithms in the Analysis of Total Hip Replacement X-Rays

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Journal Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 3773 (pages 506 to 517)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/11578079_53

Construction of a system for the access, storage and exploitation of data and medical images generated in radiology information systems (RIS)

Authors Javier Pereira Loureiro, Antonio Francisco Castro Blanco, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alejandro Pazos Sierra
Journal MEDICAL INFORMATICS AND THE INTERNET IN MEDICINE Vol. 27 Num. 3 (pages 203 to 218)

Analysis and evaluation of hard and fuzzy clustering segmentation techniques in burned patient images

Authors María Amparo Alonso Betanzos, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alfonso Castro Martínez
Journal IMAGE AND VISION COMPUTING Vol. 18 Num. 13 (pages 1045 to 1054)

Preprocessing of radiological images: comparison of the application of polynomic algorithms and artificial neural networks to the elimination of variations in background luminosity

Authors Bernardino Arcay Varela, María Amparo Alonso Betanzos, Alfonso Castro Martínez, C. García, Suárez Bustillo
Journal Lecture Notes in Computer Science Num. 1067 (pages 452 to 459)

Protección y seguridad de la información

Authors Julián Dorado de la Calle, Antonino Santos Del Riego, Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Juan Pazos Sierra, Mª de las Nieves Pedreira Souto, Ana Belen Porto Pazos, Juan Jesus Romero Cardalda, Juan Ramón Rabuñal Dopico, Bernardino Arcay Varela, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Francisco Xabier Alcalá Navarro, Fidel Cacheda Seijo, Ana Belén Rodríguez Díaz, Angel Gómez García, Justo A. Álvarez Prieto, Eduardo Quintás Serantes, Eduardo Quintás, David Olivieri, Víctor Salgado, Carlos Jímenez
Publishing Fundación Alfredo Brañas, Santiago de Compostela (España)
ISBN 84-88051-98-0

El Futuro de Internet. Acceso y Teleservicios.

Authors Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Mª de las Nieves Pedreira Souto, Juan Ramón Rabuñal Dopico, Juan Raposo Santiago, Manuel Álvarez Diaz, Fidel Cacheda Seijo, Javier Pereira Loureiro, Antonio Francisco Castro Blanco, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Julián Dorado de la Calle, Antonino Santos Del Riego, Juan Jesus Romero Cardalda, Javier Andrade Garda, Javier Rodeiro, Alberto Jaspe, Alejandro Lamelo, José manuel Vázquez Naya, Mario Marcos Fernández Fernández, Jorge Teijeiro Vidal, José Crespo, Javier Azpiazu, Juan Pazos Sierra, Andrés Silva Vázquez, Félix Montañés, Ana Belén Rodríguez Díaz, Justo A. Álvarez Prieto, Ana Belen Porto Pazos, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Angel Gómez García, V. Maojo García, Estanislao Sanmartin Rejo, Eduardo Quintás Serantes, Eduardo Quintás
Publishing Fundación Alfredo Brañas, Santiago de Compostela (España)
ISBN 84-88051-99-9

Fuzzy Logic Applied to Biomedical Image Analysis

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez. Bernardino Arcay Varela
Book Encyclopedia of Artificial Intelligence
Publishing: IGI Global.
ISBN: 978-1-59904-849-9
Pages From 710 to 718

Telemodelización

Authors Ana Belen Porto Pazos. Alfonso Castro Martínez
Book E-world
Publishing: Fundación Alfredo Brañas.
ISBN: 84-88051-52-2
Pages From 193 to 206

Seguridad en Redes Hospitalarias

Authors Bernardino Arcay Varela. José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez. Alfonso Castro Martínez. Angel Gómez García
Book Protección y seguridad de la información
Publishing: Fundación Alfredo Brañas.
ISBN: 84-88051-98-0
Pages From 185 to 208

Nuevas Tecnologías de las Telecomunicaciones en el ámbito de la Informática Biomédica

Authors José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez. Bernardino Arcay Varela. Alfonso Castro Martínez. Angel Gómez García. Alejandra Rodríguez Fernández
Book Avances en Informática Biomédica
Publishing: Serv. Publicaciones Univ. La Coruña.
ISBN: 84-95322-84-6
Pages From 11 to 37

Sistema de supervisión distribuido en tiempo real intra e inter hospitalario para unidades críticas

Authors José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez. Angel Gómez García. Alfonso Castro Martínez. Bernardino Arcay Varela
Book El Futuro de Internet. Acceso y Teleservicios.
Publishing: Fundación Alfredo Brañas.
ISBN: 84-88051-99-9
Pages From 89 to 107

Introducción a la Telemedicina y los Entornos Inmersivos

Authors Bernardino Arcay Varela. José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez. Alfonso Castro Martínez. Angel Gómez García
Book Ingeniería del software en aplicaciones 3D. Entornos inmersivos e interactivos
Publishing: Fundación Alfredo Brañas.
ISBN: 84-88051-92-1
Pages From 39 to 70

Estudio y evaluación de técnicas de inteligencia artificial aplicadas al análisis de imágenes médicas. Desarrollo de un CAD para la detección de nódulos pulmonares

Autor Alberto Rey López
Director/s Bernardino Arcay Varela; Alfonso Castro Martínez
Scope Tecnologias de la Información y las Comunicaciones
Qualification Sobresaliente Cum Laude

Optimización paramétrica de técnicas avanzadas de segmentación de imágenes biomédicas: una contextualización a la patología

Autor María Del Carmen Bóveda Álvarez
Director/s Alfonso Castro Martínez; Bernardino Arcay Varela
Scope Tecnologias de la Información y las Comunicaciones
Qualification Sobresaliente Cum Laude

Evaluación de algoritmos de clustering difuso espaciales para el uso de vecindades 3D en el análisis de estudios TACs de alta resolución
XVI Congreso Español sobre Tecnologías y Lógica Fuzzy. ESTYLF 2012.
International

Authors Alberto Rey López, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Valladolid (España)

A Novel Visualizer of Medical Images by Integrating an Extensible Plugin Framework
4th International Workshop on Ambient Assisted Living and Home Care (IWAAL 2012)
International

Authors Alberto Rey López, Alfonso Castro Martínez, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Vitoria-Gasteiz (España)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-35395-6_6

Study on Various Defuzzification Methods for Fuzzy Clustering Algorithms to Improve ROIs Detection in Lung CTs
IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems 2011
International

Authors Alberto Rey López, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alfonso Castro Martínez
Organization IEEE Communitation Society
Place Taipei (Taiwán)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1109/fuzzy.2011.6007404

An Improved Algorithm for the Automatic Isolation of Lungs in CT Studies
10th International Workshop on Biomedical Engineering
International

Authors Alberto Rey López, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Organization IEEE Communitation Society
Place Illas Kos (Grecia)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1109/iwbe.2011.6079020

Study of Various Neural Networks to Improve the Defuzzication of Fuzzy Clustering Algorithms for ROIs Detection in Lung CTs
Advances in Computational Intelligence / 11th International Work-Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, IWANN 2011
International

Authors Alberto Rey López, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Organization UNIVERSIDAD DE MÁLAGA
Place Torremolinos (España)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-21501-8_34

Comparison of various fuzzy clustering algorithms in the detection of ROI in lung CT and a modified kernelized-spatial fuzzy c-means algorithm
10th IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine (ITAB 2010)
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, María del Carmen Bóveda Álvarez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Corfu (Grecia)

A new algorithm for automatic pre-processing of high resolution lung CT
24th International Congress and Exhibition on Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery. CARS 2010
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Organization International Society of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery
Place Ginebra (Suiza)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/s11548-010-0469-9

A New Method for the Initialization of Clustering Algorithms based on Histogram Analysis
Seventh IASTED International. Conference on Visualization, Imaging, and Image Processing. VIIP 2007
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, María del Carmen Bóveda Álvarez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place España

On Difficulties Caused by Missing Reference Image Datasets
Tromsø Telemedicine and eHealth Conference 2006. Workshop on Validation of Medical Image Processing Systems
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez
Place Tromso (Noruega)

The Application of Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Automatic Angiography Analysis using PACS to establish a Score for the effect of Coronary Stenosis
I Congreso Español de Informática, CEDI 2005. IV Congreso Español sobre Metaheurísticas, Algoritmos Evolutivos y Bioinspirados, MAEB 2005
International

Authors Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Javier Pereira Loureiro, Julián Dorado de la Calle, Francisco Javier Nóvoa De Manuel, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Granada (España)

A comparative study of segmentation techniques in the development of a medical image analysis system
3rd European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (EMBEC¿05)
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, Sabela Fernández de la Vega Fernández, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Praga (República Checa)

A semi-automatic tool for the detection and quantification of stenosis
3rd European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (EMBEC¿05)
International

Authors Sabela Fernández de la Vega Fernández, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Praga (República Checa)

A new scheme for the validation of segmentation algorithms in the processing and analysis of medical images
4th IASTED International Conference on Visualization, Imaging, and Image Processing (VIIP 2004)
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alejandro Pazos Sierra
Place Innsbruck (Austria)

Study of connectionist systems with supervised and non-supervised learning in hip Prosthesis detection
World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering 2003
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez
Place Sidney (Australia)

Framework of a System for the Management and Asístance in Analysis of Medical Images
4th International IEEE EMBS Special Topic Conference on Information Technology Applications in Biomedicine
International

Authors Javier Pereira Loureiro, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Angel Gómez García
Organization IEEE Communitation Society
Place Birmingham (Reino Unido)
DOI https://doi.org/10.1109/itab.2003.1222475

A proposal for improving ICU assistance through intelligent monitoring and supervision
MEDNET 2002. 7th World conference on the internet in Medicine
International

Authors José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Angel Gómez García, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Amsterdam (Países Bajos)

3D Visualization module in a telemedicine project
The 15th IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS 2002)
International

Authors José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Angel Gómez García, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Javier Pereira Loureiro
Place Maribor (Eslovenia)

Development of a system for acces to and exploitation of medical images
The 15th IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS 2002)
International

Authors Javier Pereira Loureiro, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Dismer Ronda
Place Maribor (Eslovenia)

Intelligent agents technology applied to tasks control in ICU telesupervision
24th Annual International Conference of the EMBS and Annual Fall Meeting of the BMES (2 joint EMBS/BMES Conference) (AI¿02)
International

Authors José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Angel Gómez García, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Houston-Texas (Estados Unidos)

Intelligent control and visualization in clinical telesupervision
2nd IASTED International Conference "Artificial Intelligence and Applications"
International

Authors Angel Gómez García, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alfonso Castro Martínez
Place Málaga (España)

Medical Information System
2nd European Medical & Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC¿02
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, Javier Pereira Loureiro, Dismer Ronda, Jose Manuel López Gestal, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Angel Gómez García
Place Viena (Austria)

Real-time 3D monitoring for telemedicine in critical units
2nd European Medical & Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC¿02
International

Authors Angel Gómez García, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Javier Pereira Loureiro
Place Viena (Austria)

Intelligent Agents for the Control of Processes in a Telemedicine System
IASTED International Conference, Artificial Intelligence and Applications (AIA 2001)
International

Authors Angel Gómez García, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Marbella (España)

Knowledge-based agents for tasks Management in a Telesupervisión System in Critical Care
6 Annual World Congress on the Internet in Medicine (MEDNET 2001)
International

Authors Angel Gómez García, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Alejandra Rodríguez Fernández
Place Udine (Italia)

Information System integrated in a network for the consulting and analysis of medical images
6 Annual World Congress on the Internet in Medicine (MEDNET 2001)
International

Authors Javier Pereira Loureiro, Antonio Francisco Castro Blanco, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Alfonso Castro Martínez
Place Udine (Italia)

Arquitectura de un sistema de información de imágenes médicas diagnósticas
2 Jornadas Universitarias de Radiología Digital
International

Authors Javier Pereira Loureiro, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Mario Marcos Fernández Fernandez, Rosa Meijide Failde, José Luis Rodríguez-Villamil Fernández, Juan Antonio Pernas Puente-Penas, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Málaga (España)

Segmentación de la imagen radiológica digital
2 Jornadas Universitarias de Radiología Digital
International

Authors Mario Marcos Fernández Fernandez, Alfonso Castro Martínez, José Luis Rodríguez-Villamil Fernández, Rosa Meijide Failde, Jorge Teijeiro Vidal, Alejandro Pazos Sierra, Javier Pereira Loureiro
Place Málaga (España)

Visualizador multiplataforma de estudios DICOM locales y remotos a través de TCP-IP
4 Congreso Nacional de Informática de la Salud. INFORSALUD 2001
International

Authors Javier Pereira Loureiro, Antonio Francisco Castro Blanco, Alfonso Castro Martínez, Antonino Santos Del Riego, Julián Dorado de la Calle, Mario Marcos Fernández Fernandez, Jorge Teijeiro Vidal, Alejandro Pazos Sierra
Organization INFORSALUD
Place Madrid (España)

Development of an analysis system of the X-rays of bones
World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering (IEEE-EMBS 2000)
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Antonino Santos Del Riego, Bernardino Arcay Varela
Place Chicago (Estados Unidos)

Development of a digital processing system of the X-rays of bones
Applied Informatics - AI'2000
International

Authors Alfonso Castro Martínez, José Carlos Dafonte Vázquez, Antonino Santos Del Riego, Bernardino Arcay Varela, Angel Gómez García
Place Innsbruck (Austria)

Estudio de la combinación de bandas óptimas en la segmentación de imágenes biomédicas
Workshop "High Performance Computing and Networking HPCN 2000"
International

Authors Bernardino Arcay Varela, Alfonso Castro Martínez
Place Santiago de Compostela (España)