Computational Imaging Research

Christoph Wimmer, MSc

Master’s Student
Christian Doppler Laboratory for Artificial Intelligence in Retina
Department of Ophthalmology and Optometry
Medical University of Vienna
Email: christoph.wimmer(at)
Phone: +43 1 40400 66220
Office: Rectorate building (BT 88, 2. floor, room 407)


Christoph Wimmer obtained his BSc in Business Administration from the Karl Franzens Universität Graz and his MSc in Finance and Accounting from the WU with his master thesis “Cryptocurrency Litecoin (LTC): Risk and Dependency Assessment”. He is currently pursuing his MSc in Data Science at the TU Wien. He started to work at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria in 2020 as a software developer, and has later joined the Christian Doppler Laboratory for Artificial Intelligence in Retina and is working on his master thesis “Fully Convolutional Boundary Regression with constraints for Retina OCT Segmentation”.
His general research interests are in medical image analysis, computer vision, machine learning with applications in healthcare and risk management for cryptocurrencies. He is particularly interested in machine learning for healthcare related segmentation.

Research Interests:

 – Medical Image Computing
 – Computational Retinal Image Analysis
 – Machine Learning for Healthcare
 – Risk Management for Cryptocurrencies