Computational Imaging Research

Botond Fazekas, MSc

Doctoral Research Scientist
Christian Doppler Laboratory for Artificial Intelligence in Retina
Department of Ophthalmology and Optometry
Medical University of Vienna
Email: botond.fazekas(at)
Phone: +43 1 40400 66144
Office: BT72, 17. floor, 72.17.14


Botond Fazekas obtained his BSc in Software Engineering and MSc in Computational Intelligence from the Vienna University of Technology. During and after his graduation he worked for several years as a freelancer contractor for different Austrian and German companies leading large-scale software development projects as a software architect, besides working on research projects focusing on predictive maintenance for locomotives and high-speed computer vision solutions for train pantograph certification and safety evaluation. He joined the research group as a research engineer in 2020 to pursue an academic career and he started his PhD studies in 2021.

Research Interests:
 – Medical Image Computing
 – Machine Learning interpretability