Elisa joined the iPL team after working as a consultant for Ab Initio and Yardi software companies. After receiving her Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from EPFL in Switzerland under the supervision of Prof. Touradj Ebrahimi, she joined the Computer Vision Lab at UCSB as a Postdoc. She also worked at Harvard Martinos Imaging Center in Boston. Her expertise includes program management, image analysis, database and big data processing.