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International Journal of Image Mining
International Journal of Image Mining


Special Issue on: "Medical Imaging – Processing, Analysis and Modelling"

Guest Editors:
Dr. Mohan Prakash and Dr. Selvaraj Saravana Kumar, Karpagam College of Engineering, India
Dr. V.D. Ambeth Kumar, Panimalar Engineering College, India
Dr. C. Saravanakumar, St. Jospehs Institute of Technology, India

Image mining is an extended branch of data mining and is concerned with the process of knowledge discovery concerning images. Image mining deals with the extraction of image patterns from large collections of images.

Technological advances of the past decades have profoundly reshaped and enhanced all aspects of medical research and practice. Technology has continued to drive new medical advances in all areas.

This special issue will focus on cutting-edge medical IT research in topics such as data visualisation, brain interface, machine learning, segmentation and web mining.

Subject Coverage
Suitable topics include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Big data solutions in image mining
  • Data representation and visualisation
  • Biomedical information retrieval
  • Brain-computer interfaces
  • Content-based image retrieval
  • Data mining
  • Data mining algorithms
  • Image mining
  • Machine learning
  • Medical and biological imaging
  • Medical images and signal analysis
  • Modelling, simulation and visualisation
  • Molecular and cellular image analysis
  • Segmentation of medical images
  • Web mining

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written and if appropriate written permissions have been obtained from any copyright holders of the original paper).

All papers are refereed through a peer review process.

All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read our Submitting articles page.

Important Dates

Submission of manuscripts: 28 February, 2018

Notification to authors: 30 April, 2018

Final versions due: 30 June, 2018