Congratulations to Wheatley senior Andrew Zuckerman for being named a semifinalist in the 2015 Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology. that he was named a Siemens Competition semifinalist. Andrew was one of 466 students from across the country who were recognized with this honor.
Andrew’s research, Semi-Automatic Segmentation and Automatic Classification of Breast Lesions in Low-Resolution Ultrasound Images, took place at the Garcia Research Program at Stony Brook University under the supervision of Dr. Allen Tannenbaum. This research addresses the question, “Is there a way to increase the accuracy of the diagnosis of breast cancer from ultrasound images and make the process more objective?