This is the first post written during our research sessions at NICO.LAB.

Can we generate CT slices of a brain? Or interpolate between two different brains? Or… if we represent the brain image as a set of numbers, can we change brain size, rotation, anatomy just by tweaking these numbers?

I asked these questions when I first read the paper about Disentangled Variational Autoencoders (β-VAE).

According to the paper, you can encode an image into a small numerical vector in a way that each vector’s variable will be responsible for one independent and interpretable visual feature. For faces, it can…

Alena Ponomareva

I work as a Machine Learning developer for NICO.LAB, a healthcare company in Amsterdam.

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