Programme led by

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St Stephens Green, Dublin 2, Ireland

Tahar Kechadi

SFI Centre: Insight
UCD - University College Dublin

Domain / Application Expertise


Professor in the School of Computer Science in UCD, Tahar’s expertise spans data mining, big data analytics, large-scale data privacy, management, and storage, and cybersecurity.

Tahar is interested to work with fellows to develop elaborate mining processes and to apply deep learning to identify brain lesions or neurological features and incorporate semantic elements in the learning process to improve accuracy and reliability.

Prospective fellows should have experience in machine learning (especially deep learning), Spatio-temporal data mining techniques, semantic-aware systems, and some experience in medical image processing.

For more about supervisors and opportunities with INSIGHT at University College Dublin, please see the dedicated UCD site.

Research Keywords
Data Mining, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Medical Image Analysis, Semantic-Aware Systems