Personal details

Dr David Alonso Caneiro
Senior Research Fellow
Faculty of Health,
School of Optometry & Vision Science
Discipline *
Ophthalmology and Optometry
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PhD (Queensland University of Technology)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Dr David Alonso-Caneiro is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation at Queensland University of Technology (QUT).
Dr Alonso-Caneiro graduated from the University of Valencia (Spain) with a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Telecommunications with First Class Honours in 2002 and a Master of Engineering in Electronics in 2004. He then moved to Limerick (Ireland) to work as an Evaluation Design Engineer for Analog Devices Inc. for two years.
In 2007, he joined QUT to start his PhD under the supervision of Professor Robert Iskander and Professor Michael Collins. In 2010, he completed his PhD thesis, “Non-invasive Assessment of Tear Film Surface Quality”, developing the use of a new technique to assess the quality of the tear film. The thesis was awarded the QUT Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award 2010.
Dr Alonso-Caneiro’s current research interests include signal and image processing, especially in the area of biomedical engineering. His particular interest is in developing techniques to image and assess the human eye.
Research highlights
Contact Lens and Visual Optics Laboratory

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