M.S., Biotechnology, UW-Madison
Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, UW-Madison
Departments & Organizations
Laboratory for Optical and Computational Instrumentation
Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology
McPherson Eye Institute
Morgridge Institute for Research
UW Carbone Cancer Center
Kevin Eliceiri, Ph.S., is the Walter H. Helmerich Professor of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. He is an investigator in the Morgridge Institute for Research and member of the Carbone Cancer Center. He is also associate director of the McPherson Eye Research Institute.
His laboratory (known as the Laboratory for Optical and Computational Instrumentation (LOCI)) is a biophotonics laboratory dedicated to the development and application of optical and computational technologies for cell studies.
The Eliceiri lab is the lead developer of several open source imaging packages including FIJI and ImageJ. His instrumentation efforts involve novel forms of polarization, laser scanning and multiscale imaging.
Eliceiri has authored more than 200 scientific papers on various aspects of optical imaging, image analysis, cancer and live cell imaging.