University of Waterloo

Nicholas Pellegrino

M.A.Sc. 2022

Nicholas Pellegrino

Nicholas Pellegrino completed his master’s degree in Systems Design Engineering in 2022. He was associated with PhotoMedicine Labs and the Vision and Image Processing (VIP) Lab, and was co-supervised by Dr. Parsin Haji Reza and Prof. Paul Fieguth. His main research contributions were in the areas of signal processing, multi-spectral unmixing, and chromophore-selective PARS® imaging with applications in PARS histology and ophthalmology. Nicholas was awarded the Alumni Gold Medal, which recognizes the top graduating master’s student across the whole university for their academic achievement.

Nicholas graduated from Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo in 2019 and completed his master’s degree with PhotoMedicine labs in 2022.

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Research interests
Biomedical Engineering, Blood Oxygen Saturation Estimation, Laser and Fiber Optics, Stimulated Raman Scattering (SRS), Time-domain and Image-based Signal processing, In-vivo microscopy and experiments, Photoacoustic Microscopy (PAM and PARS), Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT), Signal unmixing, Feature learning, Inverse Problems.
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