Hemant D. Tagare


Hemant D. Tagare

Office: TAC, N309C
Tel: (203) 737 4271
FAX: (203) 737 4273


A post-doctoral position is available in my lab for developing Machine Learning algorithms for Cryo-EM. Click here for details (pdf)


Research videos:

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Video from JSB   
Principal Components paper

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App to Screen for

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Short tutorial summaries of interesing papers


Sparse PCA: ConGradU   
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Current Research

  • Cryogenic Electron Microscopy (cryo-EM) of Proteins and Macromolecules

    • Heterogeneity Analysis

    • Local Resolution of cryo-EM Maps

    • Fast Expectation-Maximization Algorithms

    • Outliers detection

  • Longitudinal Analysis of Datscans and clinical data in Parkinson's Disease

    • Machine learning for longitudinal analysis

  • Theory and algorithms for image analysis

    • segmentation, registration, reconstruction

  • Geometry of shape spaces

  • Mobile computing for Global Health Care

    • Smart phone screening for Pre-eclampsia


  • ENAS913a: Advanced Topics in Bio-Medical Image Analysis


I prove a theorem and the house expands:
the windows jerk free to hover near the ceiling,
the ceiling floats away with a sigh.

Geometry - Rita Dove

There should be no such thing as boring mathematics.

- Edsger Dijkstra

A mathematician may say anything he pleases, but a physicist must at least partially be sane.

- J. Willard Gibbs