Biomedical Imaging and Biophotonics

Biomedical imaging and biophotonics use physical phenomena such as magnetic fields, radiation and light to aid diagnoses and treatments of disease and dysfunction.

 

Faculty involved in biomedical imaging and biophotonics research:


Adam Anderson

Research Focus: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain, including functional MRI and diffusion tensor imaging (DTI)
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Rizia Bardhan

Research Focus: Solar energy conversion, nanomedicine and biosensing, active plasmonic/photonic metamaterials.
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Daniel Brown

Research Focus: Intravascular measurement of therapeutic endpoints and catheter/ablation tracking to target delivery of brachy/chemotherapy
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Amanda Buck

Research Focus: hemodynamics, computational fluid dynamics, MRI, cardiovascular imaging
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Brett Byram

Research Focus: Medical ultrasound; signal processing; elasticity imaging; ultrasonic imaging and beamforming
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Andre Churchwell

Research Focus: Engineering Design Education
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Bruce Damon

Research Focus: Development and application of magnetic resonance imaging methods for studying healthy and pathologic skeletal muscle structure and function
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Zhaohua Ding

Research Focus: medical imaging, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) 
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Mark Does

Research Focus: MRI, neuroimaging, cardiac imaging, MR microscopy
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Todd Giorgio

Research Focus: Protease-responsive biosensors for cancer and atherosclerosis imaging, theranostic systems for combined imaging and drug delivery, gene and siRNA delivery in vitro and in vivo, phage display for discovery of functional peptides for drug and gene delivery applications.
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John Gore

Research Focus: Development and application of biomedical imaging techniques
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William Grissom

Research Focus: Magnetic resonance imaging; Inverse problems; Optimization;Signal processing; Electromagnetics.
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Kevin Harkins

Research Focus: Magnetic resonance imaging, computational modeling, optimization
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Frederick Haselton

Research Focus: Microfluidic transport of particles, multi-spectral quantum dot-based retinal imaging, DNA logic operations for viral diagnostics, molecular basis of corneal regeneration both in homeostasis and wound repair
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E. Duco Jansen

Research Focus: Laser-tissue interaction; optical neural interfaces; modulation of neural activity using infrared laser light; cellular effects of laser-induced stimuli; application of light, lasers and optical technology in medicine and biology
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Karen Joos

Research Focus: Applications of optical techniques for ophthalmic surgery. Primary research areas use of optical coherence tomography.
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Bennett Landman

Research Focus: Magnetic resonance imaging & statistical analysis with emphasis on medical imaging.
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Matthew Lang

Research Focus: Biological motors, cell signaling and immunology
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Anita Mahadevan-Jansen

Research Focus: Applications of optical techniques for diagnosis of pathology. Primary research areas use of fluorescence and Raman spectroscopics for cancer and precancer detection.
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Michael Miga

Research Focus: Detection, diagnosis, characterization, and treatment of disease through the integration of computational models into research and clinical practice
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Gregor Neuert

Research Focus: Quantitative Systems Biology of signal transduction and gene regulation of coding and non-coding RNA
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Jack Noble

Research Focus: Medical image processing including image segmentation as well as other techniques related to computer-aided surgery.
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Jeffry Nyman

Research Focus: Regulators of bone toughness, Diagnosing bone disease with MRI and Raman spectroscopy, Effect of diabetes on bone
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Reed Omary

Research Focus: Image-guided drug delivery for cancer; interventional radiology
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K. Arthur Overholser

Research Focus: Engineering education.
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Cynthia Paschal

Research Focus: MR angiography, MRI of lungs, cardiopulmonary MRI techniques and applications, CT, industry relations, study abroad and international relations, design program, and student professional development
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Wellington Pham


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Jeff Reese

Research Focus: Optical analysis/Raman spectroscopy of reproductive tissues; pregnancy and parturition; fetal vascular development.
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Baxter Rogers


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Yuankai (Kenny) Tao


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Matthew Walker

Research Focus: Developing nano and micro-particle delivery systems.
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Jared Weis

Research Focus: Integration of computational modeling and medical imaging to investigate the multi-scale influences of mechanics in cancer progression and response to therapy 
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Sharon Weiss

Research Focus: Light-matter interaction, silicon photonics, porous silicon biosensors, nanotechnology, nanocomposite materials
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