Rui is a PhD candidate in CISTIB since 1st October 2012. She is currently working on quantification of abnormal myocardial tissue velocities in right ventricle. Her research focuses on hypertrophy of right ventricle in cine MRI, in the cooperation with Royal Hallamshire Hospital. The objective of her work is to provide a non-invasive and automatic tool for diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension. Her work is in the area of medical imaging and registration.