Professor Gary Christensen's research interests include medical imaging, 3-D visualization, image registration, and deformable shape models. He is a member of the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging, Iowa Comprehensive Lung Imaging Center, and Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center. 



Portrait of Gary Christensen

Gary Christensen, DSc

Director, Gary Christensen Research Group
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology


Quantum Computing

University of Iowa researchers establish high-performance computing node for quantum processing of medical images

Thursday, October 27, 2022
University of Iowa (UI) researchers have set up a high-performance computing node named “Quantum” to simulate a quantum computer and perform medical image analysis using quantum-inspired science.
Gary Christensen stands in the Seamen’s Center for a portrait on Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Two UI professors, engineering dean to be nominated by American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineers

Thursday, March 10, 2022
The Daily Iowan
The American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineers is inducting University of Iowa professors Don Anderson, Gary Christensen, and Harriet Nembhard on March 25. The professors do work in lung cancer treatment, invasive surgery, and orthopedics.