Benedetta Franceschiello

Franceschiello.jpgResearch Staff Scientist
Centre for Biomedical Imaging
Department of Radiology
University Hospital Center and University of Lausanne
Radiology Research Center, RC7
Rue du Bugnon 46, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland

email: benedetta.franceschiello [at]

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  1. Glomb K, Cabral J, Cattani A, Mazzoni A, Raj A, Franceschiello B (2021) Computational Modeling in Electroencephalography. Brain Topography [DOI].
  2. Franceschiello B, Bourgeois A, Minier A, Murray MM, Pouget P, Bartolomeo P, Anselmi F (2021) Convolutional neural networks on eye tracking trajectories in patients with spatial neglect. medrxiv [DOI].
  3. Franceschiello B*, Di Sopra L*, Minier A, Ionta S, Zeugin D, Notter MP, Bastiaansen JAM, Jorge J, Yerly J, Stuber M, Murray MM (2020) 3-Dimensional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Freely Moving Human Eye. Progress in Neurobiology, 194:101885. [DOI]
  4. Retsa C, Hernando Ariza A, Noordanus NW, Ruffoni L, Murray MM, Franceschiello B (2020). A psychophysically-tuned computational model of human primary visual cortex produces geometric optical illusions. biorxv [DOI]
  5. Franceschiello B, Bourgeois A, Minier A, Murray MM, Pouget P, Bartolomeo P, Anselmi F (2020). Convolutional neural networks on eye tracking trajectories in patients with spatial neglect. medrxv [DOI]
  6. Bertalmio M**, Calatroni L**, Franceschi V**, Franceschiello B**, Prandi D** (2020). Cortical-Inspired Wilson–Cowan-Type Equations for Orientation-Dependent Contrast Perception Modelling. Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision.
  7. Bertalmio M, Calatroni L, Franceschi V, Franceschiello B, Gomez Villa A, Prandi D (2020). Visual illusions via neural dynamics: Wilson-Cowan-type models and the efficient representation principle. Journal of Neurophysiology.
  8. Anselmi F, Murray MM, Franceschiello B (2020) A computational model for grid maps in neural populations. Journal of Computational Neuroscience [PubMed].
  9. Biasiucci A, Franceschiello B, Murray MM (2019) Electroencephalography. Current Biology 29(3).
  10. Bertalmío M, Calatroni L, Franceschi V, Franceschiello B, Prandi D (2019) A Cortical-Inspired Model for Orientation-Dependent Contrast Perception: A Link with Wilson-Cowan Equations. In: Lellmann J, Burger M, Modersitzki J (Eds) Scale Space and Variational Methods in Computer Vision. SSVM 2019. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11603. Springer, Cham
  11. Franceschiello B, Mashtakov A, Citti G., Sarti A. (2019) Geometrical Optical Illusion via Sub-Riemannian Geodesics in the Roto-Translation Group. Differential Geometry and its applications, 65: 55-77.
  12. Citti G, Franceschiello B, Sanguinetti G, Sarti A. Sub-Riemannian mean curvature flow for image processing, SIAM J. Imaging Sci., 9(1), 212–237.
  13. Franceschiello B, Sarti A, Citti G. (2018) A mathematical model for geometrical optical illusions, JMIV 60(1): 94-108.
  14. Franceschiello B, Sarti A, Citta G. (2017) Mathematical Models of Visual Perception for the Analysis of Geometrical Optical Illusions. In: Naldi G., Nieus T. (eds) Mathematical and Theoretical Neuroscience. Springer INdAM Series, vol 24. 134-149 [DOI].
  15. Franceschiello B. Cortical based mathematical models of geometric optical illusions. Neurons and Cognition [q-bio.NC]. Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris VI. [pdf]
  16. Franceschiello B, Mashtakov A, Citti G, Sarti A. Modelling of Geometrical Optical Illusions via data-driven Sub-Riemannian Geodesics in SE(2), In preparation.

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