Dr. rer. nat. Maik Stille

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Fraunhofer-Einrichtung für Individualisierte und Zellbasierte Medizintechnik IMTE
Mönkhofer Weg 239a
23564 Lübeck

Email: maik.stille(at)imte.fraunhofer.de
Phone: +49 451 384448 593


Research Associate


Research Interests

  • Computed Tomography
  • Metal-Artifact Reduction
  • Image Registration
  • Neuroimaging

Involved Projects

  • Computed Tomography
  • Metal-Artifact Reduction

Curriculum Vitae

Maik Stille was born in Greifswald, Germany in 1984. He received his Dipl.-Inf. from the University of Lübeck in 2011.  He wrote his diploma thesis at King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Neuroimaging in the field of image registration. Since October 2011 he is a student of the Graduate School for Computing in Medicine and Life Sciences and works at the Institute of Medical Engineering. He received his PhD in 2019.


2023[ to top ]
  • Hellwege, L., Schaar, M., Buzug, T. M. and Stille, M.: Advanced Empirical Dual-Energy Calibration, 2023.
  • Engster, J. C., Blum, N., Reinberger, T., Stagge, P., Buzug, T., Erdmann, J., Aherrahrou, Z. and Stille, M.: Unsupervised Plaque Segmentation on Whole Slide Images, 2023.
  • Hellwege, L., Schaar, M., Buzug, T. and Stille, M.: Enhancing virtual monoenergetic images for non-congruent dual-energy CT projection data, Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering, 9, 674–677, 2023, DOI: 10.1515/cdbme-2023-1169.
2022[ to top ]
  • Blum, N., Buzug, T. M. and Stille, M.: Data-driven Metal Artifact Correction in Computed Tomography using conditional Generative Adversarial Networks, 214–217, 2022.
2021[ to top ]
  • Hellwege, L., Blum, N., Buzug, T. M. and Stille, M.: Partial Convolution Network for Metal Artifact Reduction in CT Preprocessing: Preliminary Results, 2021.
  • Blum, N., Buzug, T. and Stille, M.: Projection Domain Metal Artifact Reduction in Computed Tomography using Conditional Generative Adversarial Networks,, 2021.
  • Thrun, S., Pedrosa, D., Schulze, M., Buzug, T. M. and Stille, M.: Creation of a 3D printed human head phantom, Transactions on Additive Manufacturing Meets Medicine, 3(1), 608, 2021, DOI: 10.18416/AMMM.2021.2109608.
2020[ to top ]
  • Blum, N., Stille, M. and Buzug, T.: Implant dependent local weighting for iterative CT-image reconstruction, 246, 2020.
  • Blum, N., Stille, M., Hofmann, C. and Buzug, T. M.: Metal Artifact Reduction for 3D Cone-Beam CT by Non-Local Prior Image Integration, 396– 400, 2020.
  • Kohlhase, N., Stille, M., Bolke, A., Zvolský, M. and Rafecas, M.: Compton Camera Image Reconstruction with A-Priori Information from a Beam Tagging Hodoscope, 1–4, 2020, DOI: 10.1109/NSS/MIC42677.2020.9507820.
2019[ to top ]
  • von Gladiss, A., Beuke, J., Weber, M., Malhotra, A., Behrends, A., Cordes, A., Stille, M., Behr, V. C., Vogel, P., Gräfe, K., Friedrich, T., Lüdtke-Buzug, K., Neumann, A., Ahlborg, M. and Buzug, T. M.: Dynamic 2D Imaging with an MPI Scanner Featuring a Mechanically Rotated FFL, 5, 2019.
  • Wattenberg, M., Klein, P., Stille, M. and Buzug, T. M.: Measuring the distance between sphere centers in industrial computed tomography from sparse data, 2019.
  • Wattenberg, M., Stille, M., Klein, P. and Buzug, T. M.: 2D Contour Reconstruction for Industrial Computed Tomography using Crease Cluster, e-Journal of Nondestructive Testing, 2019.
  • Wattenberg, M., Klein, P., Stille, M. and Buzug, T. M.: 3D tomogram-less reconstruction for industrial computed tomography using a clustering approach, 2019.
2018[ to top ]
  • Ziemann, C., Stille, M., Cremers, F., Buzug, T. M. and Rades, D.: Improvement of dose calculation in radiation therapy due to metal artifact correction using the augmented likelihood image reconstruction, Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics, 19(3), 227–233, 2018, DOI: 10.1002/acm2.12325.
  • Heinrich, M. P., Stille, M. and Buzug, T. M.: Residual U-Net Convolutional Neural Network Architecture for Low-Dose CT Denoising, Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering, 4(1), 297–300, 2018, DOI: 10.1515/cdbme-2018-0072.
2017[ to top ]
  • Ziemann, C., Stille, M., Cremers, F., Rades, D. and Buzug, T. M.: The effects of metal artifact reduction on the retrieval of attenuation values, Journal of applied clinical medical physics, 18(1), 243–250, 2017, DOI: 10.1002/acm2.12002.
2016[ to top ]
  • Stille, M., Kleine, M., Hagele, J., Barkhausen, J. and Buzug, T.: Augmented Likelihood Image Reconstruction, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 35(1), 158–173, 2016, DOI: 10.1109/TMI.2015.2459764.
  • Stille, M. and Buzug, T. M.: Augmented likelihood image reconstruction with non-local prior image regularization, 145–8, 2016.
2015[ to top ]
  • Stille, M. and Buzug, T.: Metal artifact reduction by projection replacements and non-local prior image integration, Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering, 1(1), 100–103, 2015, DOI: 10.1515/cdbme-2015-0026.
2013[ to top ]
  • Stille, M., Kratz, B., Müller, J., Maaß, N., Schasiepen, I., Elter, M., Weyers, I. and Buzug, T. M.: Influence of metal segmentation on the quality of metal artifact reduction methods, 86683C, 2013, DOI: 10.1117/12.2006810.
  • Stille, M., Smith, E. J., Crum, W. R. and Modo, M.: 3D reconstruction of 2D fluorescence histology images and registration with in vivo MR} images: Application in a rodent stroke model, Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 219(1), 27–40, 2013, DOI: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2013.06.003.
2012[ to top ]
  • Mueller, J., Kaiser, F., Levakhina, Y., Stille, M., Weyers, I. and Buzug, T. M.: An open database of metal artifacts cases for clinical CT imaging, 210–213, 2012.
2010[ to top ]
  • Stille, M. and Finke, M.: Combination of a Robotic Surgical Microscope and an Augmented Reality for Intraoperative Navigation, 2010.
2009[ to top ]
  • Finke, M., Meyer, T., Stille, M. and Schweikard, A.: Automatic Positioning of a Surgical Microscope, 998–1009, 2009.

Thesis and Reports

M. Stille, Reconstruction of a 3-dimensional Brain Volume from Fluorescent Images and its Co-Registration with Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Diplomarbeit, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Neuroimaging, King's College London, London, United Kingdom, 2011.