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Dr Boguslaw Obara, MSc PhD

Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 42431
Room number: E290 (christopherson bulding)


My key research interests are image processing, pattern recognition, and computer vision applied in a wide range of domains, from biology, medicine, and engineering to arts & humanities.


  • Associate Professor / Senior Lecturer / Lecturer, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, University of Durham, Durham, UK.
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Oxford e-Research Centre and Oxford Centre for Integrative Systems Biology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Center for BioImage Informatics, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA.
  • Research Assistant, Vision Research Laboratory, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA.
  • Research Assistant, Computer Vision Laboratory, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Research Assistant, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland.


  • PhD in Computer Science, AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland
  • MSc in Physics, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland 

Research Groups

Department of Biosciences

Department of Computer Science

Research Projects

Department of History

Research Interests

  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Computer Vision
  • BioImage Informatics

Selected Publications

Chapter in book

Conference Paper

Journal Article

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