Undergraduate Students

Johns Hopkins University
Traylor Building, Room 624
720 Rutland Avenue

Micah Belzberg is a visiting medical student from Sackler School of Medicine at the University of Tel Aviv. His primary project at the ISTAR Lab involves the development of a statistical atlas of the cerebral ventricles for use in surgical device development. Between undergraduate and medical school, Micah worked at a Los Angeles based architecture firm where he participated in the design and construction of several award winning buildings.

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Johns Hopkins University
Traylor Building, Room 624
720 Rutland Avenue

Alisa Brown is an undergraduate majoring in Biomedical Engineering and a sister of Kappa Alpha Theta. She is currently working at the ISTAR Lab focusing on creating a library of rigid bodies which are used in passive-marker optical tracking systems.

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Johns Hopkins University
Carnegie Building, Room 780

Ben Ramsay is an undergraduate research assistant in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. He is currently working at the ISTAR Lab focusing on creation of a statistical shape atlas of the pelvis for use in deformable image registration and image-guided surgery.

Undergradate Research Assistant

Johns Hopkins University
Carnegie Building, Room 780
1798 East Monument Street
Baltimore MD 21287

Phone: 410-502-7721

Joshua Punnoose is a undergraduate Biomedical Engineer at Johns Hopkins. At the ISTAR Lab, Josh is working to implement an automatic instrument registration algorithm to improve registration accuracy and design tools with unambiguous images features under radiographic imaging.

Undergraduate Research Assistant
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Johns Hopkins University
Traylor Building, Room 624
720 Rutland Avenue
Baltimore MD 21205

Phone: 410-502-7721

Thomas Yi is an undergraduate in Hopkins Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science. His main project at the ISTAR Lab involves translational research using the LevelCheck algorithm for automatic localization of vertebrae during spine surgery using robust 3D-2D registration. Other interests include 3D imaging and big data.

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Johns Hopkins University
Traylor Building, Room 624
720 Rutland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21205

An undergraduate Biomedical Engineer with minor in Computer Science, Victor is passionate about Computer Vision/Computer Graphics and programming. His current projects at the ISTAR Lab involve creating an application for automatic Cobb Angle computations given CT scans/Fast Spine data and researching cutting edge algorithms in vertical (stand-up) imaging systems.

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Johns Hopkins University
Traylor Building, Room 624
720 Rutland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21205

Vignesh Ramchandran is an undergraduate majoring in Biomedical Engineering working at the ISTAR Lab focusing on adapting the UR5 robotic arm for use in high-precision, image-guided tool placement to assist pedicle screw placement procedures.

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Johns Hopkins University
Carnegie Building, Room 780
1798 East Monument Street
Baltimore MD 21287

Phone: 408-480-6382