• Position: Research Assistant
  • Email: massimo.salvi@polito.it
  • Phone number: 011-090-4207
  • ORCID Identifier: 0000-0001-7225-7401
  • Publications: Publication list at IRIS@POLITO

  • Biography:

    Massimo Salvi was born in San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy. He received his Master’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering from the Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy, in 2014. He worked as a Researcher under grant from March to October 2015 at the Department of Electronics and Telecommunications of the Politecnico di Torino, Italy. In 2015 he began his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at the Politecnico di Torino and obtained his Ph.D. degree in March 2018 with the thesis “Modeling and Interpretation of Physiopathological Processes using Multimodal and Multiscale Medical Imaging”. His research is mainly focused on biomedical signal and image processing. He is focused on the development of automated solutions for fluorescence and optical microscopy, particularly on cellular and tissue images.


    Research areas:
  • Synthetic image generation using Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs)
  • Dermatological image analysis
  • Digital pathology image analysis
  • Fluorescence microscopy image analysis


  • Ongoing funded projects:
  • REAP - Revealing drug tolerant persister cells in cancer using contrast enhanced optical coherence and photoacoustic tomography
  • Sistema per la normalizzazione della colorazione di preparati istologici in anatomia patologica
  • Discriminazione e quantificazione dei linfociti infiltranti il tumore nel carcinoma della mammella
  • Generazione di immagini CT sintetiche a partire da immagini cone-beam CT


  • Teaching activities:
    Teachings list at DET@POLITO