Priya Lakshmi Narayanan


04/2017 - Present
Post-Doctoral Training Fellow, Division of Molecular Pathology, Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK
04/2014 - 10/2016
Research Scientist, PathXL Ltd, Northern Ireland Science Park, Belfast, UK
01/2010 - 08/2015
PhD, Biomedical Engineering, Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
06/2005 - 11/2007
ME Instrumentation Engineering, Anna University (MIT campus), Chennai, India
06/1997 - 05/2001
BE, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Madras University, Chennai, India


Journal papers

  1. Priya Lakshmi Narayanan ,Christopher Warton, Natalie Rosella Boonzaier, Christopher D Molteno, Jesuchristopher Joseph, Joseph L Jacobson, Sandra W Jacobson, Lilla Zöllei and Ernesta M Meintjes, “Improved segmentation of cerebellar structures in children”, Journal Neuroscience Methods, 37, pp. 1-13, March. 2016.
  2. Joseph Pushpa Innocent D, Suseela R, Priya Lakshmi N , Jesuchristopher J, “A Rapid and Reproducible Report on the Morphological and Functional Characteristics of spermatozoa using Digital Image Processing Technique”, European Journal for Biomedical Informatics 2013, Vol:9(2);pp 52-57

Conference papers

  1. Priya Lakshmi Narayanan ,Jesuchristopher Joseph, Christopher Warton, Sandra W Jacobson, Joseph L Jacobson, Christopher D Molteno, and Ernesta M Meintjes, “Three-dimensional maximum probabilistic cerebellar atlas of young children,” International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine(2013), Salt Lake city, USA.
  2. Priya Lakshmi Narayanan , Christopher Warton, Sandra W Jacobson, Joseph L Jacobson, Christopher D Molteno, and Ernesta M Meintjes, “Comparison of volumes of cerebellar lobules on structural MRI using manual and automatic segmentation in normal and alcohol-exposed children,” International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (2012), Melbourne, Australia.
  3. Priya Lakshmi , Jesuchristopher, “Assessment of Femur Trabeculae from Planar Radiographs using Morphological Operators and Radon Transform,” in European Society of Biomechanics (2011), Edinburg, UK–
  4. M. Sasikala, N. Kumaravel, N. Priya Lakshmi , “Multimodal Medical Image Fusion Based on Lifting Wavelet Transform,” International Conference on Information Processing, I.K International, Bangalore–2007
  5. Attended DPA, San Francisco, USA (2014)

Awards and Scholarships

  • Marie Curie Fellowship, UK – Apr 2014 - Oct 2015
  • Marie Curie Fellowship, seconded as Visiting Research Fellow in Queens University, Belfast, UK – May 2015 - Oct 2015
  • Departmental scholarship, PhD ,UCT, South Africa Jan 2010 - Feb 2014
  • Max & Lillie Sonnenberg Scholarship (International Exchange visit) July 2012 - Dec 2012

Industrial Experience

  • PathXL Limited, Unit 2, Innovation centre, Northern Ireland Science Park, Belfast,UK – April 2014 - Oct 2016
  • Optra Systems Pvt. Ltd., Pune, India – Dec 2007 - April 2009
  • RBA Engineering Pvt. Ltd., India – June 2001 - May 2003

Teaching Experience

  • PSVP Engineering College, India – June 2003 - June 2005

Technical Training

  • HST 583 Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Data Acquisition and Analysis, Fall 2012 Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology