Vijaya Kolachalama

Computational Biomedicine, MED

Education
PhD, University of Southampton
Email
vkola@bu.edu

Assistant Professor of Medicine, MED

Vijaya Kolachalama is a faculty member within the Section of Computational Biomedicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine. His group leverages novel image processing and machine learning frameworks for digital pathology analysis and biomarker development, with current projects focused within the cardiovascular, renal and cancer domains. His group also focuses on the fusion of biophysical computational modeling and machine learning to efficiently quantify the mechanisms of endovascular therapies. Before joining BU, Dr. Kolachalama held appointments as a Postdoctoral Associate at MIT, as an ORISE Fellow at the US Food and Drug Administration, and as a Principal Member of Technical Staff at the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory. He has a bachelors degree in Aerospace Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India and a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Southampton, UK. He was selected as an Institute Research Fellow in January 2017.

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