Assistant Professor Dr. Chow Li Sze

Assistant Professor Dr. Chow Li Sze

Assistant Professor

Academic Qualifications

PhD Electronic & Electrical Engineering
MSc Data Communications
B.Eng Telecommunication


  1. Image enhancement for MR optic nerve images
  2. Image Quality Assessment
  3. Direct-MR Neuronal Detection
  4. Clinical study on Multiple Sclerosis (MS) optic neuritis


  1. Chow LS, Rajagopal H. Modified-BRISQUE as no reference image quality assessment for structural MR images. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2017; 43: 74-87. DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2017.07.016
  2. Chow LS, Rajagopal H., Paramesran R. Correlation between Subjective and Objective Assessment of Magnetic Resonance (MR) Images. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2016; 34: 820-831. DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2016.03.006 
  3. Chow LS, Paramesran R. Review of Medical Image Quality Assessment. Biomedical Signal Processing and Control 2016; 27: 145-154. DOI: 10.1016/j.bspc.2016.02.006  
  4. Paley MNJ, Chow LS, Whitby E, Cook GG. Modelling of axonal fields in the optic nerve for direct MR detection studies. Image and Vision Computing 2009; 27: 331-341. DOI: 10.1016/j.imavis.2008.05.001
  5. Chow LS, Dagens A, Fu Y, Cook GG, Paley MNJ. Comparison of BOLD and Direct-MR Neuronal Detection (DND) in the human visual cortex at 3T. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2008; 60(5): 1147-1154. DOI: 10.1002/mrm.21753 
  6. Chow LS, Cook GG, Whitby E, Paley MNJ. Investigation of axonal magnetic field in the human corpus callosum using visual stimulation based on MR signal modulation. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2007; 26(2): 265-273. DOI:10.1002/jmri.21025 
  7. Chow LS, Cook GG, Whitby E, Paley MNJ. Investigation of MR signal modulation due to magnetic fields from neuronal currents in the adult human optic nerve and visual cortex. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2006; 24(6): 681-691.   DOI:10.1016/j.mri.2006.01.005
  8. Chow LS, Cook GG, Whitby E, Paley MNJ. Investigating direct detection of axon firing in the adult human optic nerve using MRI. NeuroImage 2006; 30(3): 835-846.  DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2005.10.024

Professional Bodies

  1. Chartered Engineer