Welcome to the website of the PROcessing & VIsualization in Diffusion Imaging (PROVIDI) Lab,
which is part of the Image Sciences Institute –
University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands.
The PROVIDI Lab, headed by Alexander Leemans,
focuses on processing, analyzing, and visualizing diffusion MRI data
for investigating microstructural and architectural characteristics of tissue organization.
receives the USERN (Universal Scientific Education and Research Network)
prize in Medical Sciences. This international prize is awarded annually to researchers less than 40 years of
age for their novel advancement and achievements in scientific education and research.
The person handing the prize (image below) is Sir John B. Gurdon – the 2012 Nobel Prize winner in Physiology or Medicine.
PhD graduation of
Chantal Tax (thesis title: "Less Confusion in Diffusion MRI").