Dr Jurgen Fripp

Group Leader

Contact details:

  • +61732533660
  • LVL 5 UQ HEALTH SCI BLD 901/16


Jurgen Fripp completed his honours thesis and PhD in the area of Medical Imaging at the University of Queensland and with the CSIRO. His bachelor degree from the University of Queensland was in Science (applied mathematics) and Electrical Engineering. Jurgen is now leading the CSIROs Image Analysis team at the Australian eHealth Research Centre, conducting research into image analysis algorithms for applications in Positron Emission Tomography (PET), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Computed Tomography (CT). The developed workflows have been applied to support various large clinical studies, including AIBL (http://aibl.csiro.au/).

Current Roles

  • Group Leader
    Biomedical informatics

  • Adjunct Fellow
    University of Queensland

  • Adjunct Fellow
    University of Wollongong

Academic Qualifications

  • 2009

    University of Queensland


  • 2010-2013

    ARC: Automated Cartilage Segmentation in MRI

  • 2015-2018

    NHMRC: Development of a non-invasive magnetic resonance based cartilage damage assessment technique

  • 2018-2021

    NHMRC: MR Hip Intervention and Planning System to enhance clinical and surgical outcomes


We have publications by Dr Jurgen Fripp