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#Futureshaper: When a “child prodigy” in physics comes of age

Silvia Arroyo Camejo became a scientific author already as a teenager. Today, she's a data scientist helping to make MRI scanners even smarter, powered by artificial intelligence. Our #Futureshaper series kicks off with a feature portrait of this passionate physicist.

7 min
Katja Gäbelein
Published on 1. August 2021

When many in her age group were thumbing through teen fan magazines, she was poring over books on theoretical physics. Silvia Arroyo Camejo was all of 17 when she decided to write a book herself: on the cryptic world of quantum physics – the shear unintelligibility of which had captured her imagination.

Silvia Arroyo Camejo, Data Scientist Magnetic Resonance Imaging at Siemens Healthineers
#Futureshaper Silvia Arroyo Camejo from Siemens Healthineers

Silvia Arroyo Camejo, Data Scientist Magnetic Resonance Imaging at Siemens Healthineers


Video with Silvia Arroyo Camejo, Data Scientist Magnetic Resonance Imaging at Siemens Healthineers about what is driving her.

Futureshaper Silvia Arroyo Camejo working at Siemens Healthineers
Video with Silvia Arroyo Camejo, Data Scientist Magnetic Resonance Imaging at Siemens Healthineers about what is driving her.

By Katja Gäbelein

Katja Gäbelein is an editor in corporate communications at Siemens Healthineers. The team specializes in topics related to healthcare, medical technology, disease areas, and digitalization.