Scientific Articles Referencing Verasonics Products

Verasonics’ research ultrasound products provide the platform and tools for many kinds of ultrasonic and acoustic research and development.  Advancements made with these systems have been referenced in scientific articles over 400 times.

The applications listed in the tabs below contain online abstracts which reference research used with a Verasonics system.
Click on an application to display the abstracts with their corresponding links.

Recent results from dual-layer array transducers for 3D imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2010

3D ultrasound reconstruction algorithms from analog and digital data
Ultrasonics/2011

7.5 MHz dual-layer transducer array for 3D rectilinear imaging
Ultrasonic Imaging/2011

Design and in vitro evaluation of a real-time catheter localization system using time of flight measurements from seven 3.5 MHz single element ultrasound transducers towards abdominal aortic aneurysm procedures
Ultrasonics/2011

Real-time 3D catheter localization system using ultrasound: Recent in vivo results towards endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Real-time rectilinear volumetric acquisition with a 7.5 MHz dual-layer array transducer – Data acquisition and signal processing
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Real-time volumetric imaging system for CMUT arrays
IEEE IUS conference/2011

A 5-MHz cylindrical dual-layer transducer array for 3D transrectal ultrasound imaging
Ultrasonic Imaging/2012

Volumetric real-time imaging using a CMUT ring array
IEEE UFFC/2012

3D volumetric ultrasound imaging with a 32×32 CMUT array integrated with front-end ICs using flip-chip bonding technology
ISSCC conference/2013

A 32×32 integrated CMUT array for volumetric ultrasound imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2013

GPU-Based real-rime volumetric ultrasound image reconstruction for a ring array
Medical Imaging/2013

Integrated circuits for volumetric ultrasound imaging with 2D CMUT arrays
TBCAS/2014

3-D ultrasound elastography of the breast: First steps towards ABVS implementation
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

3-D Ultrasound Localization Microscopy for Identifying Microvascular Morphology Features of Tumor Angiogenesis at a Resolution Beyond the Diffraction Limit of Conventional Ultrasound
Theraenostics/2017

Assessment of the potential of beamforming for needle enhancement in punctures
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

A sub-nyquist analog front-end with subarray beamforming for ultrasound imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Compressed sensing for synthetic transmit aperture
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Extension of Ultrasound Fourier Slice Imaging theory to sectorial acquisition
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

FPGA implementation of low-power 3D ultrasound beamformer
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

An optimized plane wave synthetic focusing imaging for high-resolution convex array imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Synthetic Aperture Sequential Beamforming for phased array imaging

IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Ultrafast high quality ultrasound imaging using k-space beamforming and angular compounding with coherence factor

IEEE ICCE-TW/2015

Effects of phase aberration correction methods on the minimum variance beamformer

IEEE EMBC/2016

Initial experiments of a 128-channel FPGA and PC-based ultrasound imaging system for teaching and research activities
IEEE EMBC/2016

Plane-Wave Imaging Challenge in Medical Ultrasound

IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Realtime plane-wave software beamforming with an iPhone

IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Ultrasound coherence imaging using hardware receive beamforming and broad transmit beams
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Subarray coherence based postfilter for eigenspace based minimum variance beamformer in ultrasound plane-wave imaging
Ultrasonics/2016

Adaptive beamforming based on Snell’s law of reflection
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Aadaptive imaging with multi-phase apodization with cross-correlation: Phantom and in vivo results
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

A compressed beamforming framework for ultrafast ultrasound imaging

IEEE IUS Conference/2016

A Single-Chip 32-Channel Analog Beamformer With 4-ns Delay Resolution and 768-ns Maximum Delay Range for Ultrasound Medical Imaging With a Linear Array Transducer

IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems/2014

Short-lag spatial coherence weighted minimum variance beamformer for plane-wave images
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

High-resolution synthetic aperture ultrasound imaging with minimum variance beamforming and spiking deconvolution
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Grating lobes suppression by adding virtual receiving subaperture in synthetic aperture imaging
ScienceDirect-Ultrasonics/2016

Novel automatic first-arrival picking method for ultrasound sound-speed tomography
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics/2015

Coherent flow power doppler (CFPD): flow detection using spatial coherence beamforming
IEEE UFFC/2015

Axial lobes in coherent plane-wave compounding

IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Effects of Non-Elevation-Focalized Linear Array Transducer on Ultrasound Plane-Wave Imaging
Sensors/2016

Plane-Wave Compounding in Automated Breast Volume Scanning: A Phantom-Based Study
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2016

Simultaneous temperature and cavitation activity mapping
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Real-time flash-difference ultrasound imaging of phase-change perfluorocarbon nanodroplet activation
IEEE IUS conference/2012

A super-resolution ultrasound method for brain vascular mapping
Medical Physics/2013

Integrated ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging for simultaneous temperature and cavitation monitoring during focused ultrasound therapies
Medical Physics/2013

Design of an In-vitro set-up for sonothrombolysis of human blood clots using microbubbles
Thesis/2013

Combined ultrasound and MR imaging to guide focused ultrasound therapies in the brain
PMB/2013

Frequency-sum passive cavitation imaging
Acoustical Society of America/2014

Transcranial spatial and temporal assessment of microbubble dynamics for brain therapies
ASA proceedings/2013

Three-dimensional transcranial ultrasound imaging of microbubble clouds using a sparse hemispherical array
TBME/2014

Passive cavitation imaging with nucleic acid-loaded microbubbles in mouse tumors
Acoustical Society of America/2014

The effects of temperature on the nonlinear oscillations of contrast enhancing microbubbles
Acoustical Society of America/2014

Cavitation-Enhanced Back Projection for Acoustic Rib Detection and Attenuation Mapping
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2015

Loss of Echogenicity and Onset of Cavitation from Echogenic Liposomes: Pulse Repetition Frequency Independence
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2015

Microbubble Void Imaging: A Non-invasive Technique for Flow Visualisation and Quantification of Mixing in Large Vessels Using Plane Wave Ultrasound and Controlled Microbubble Contrast Agent Destruction
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2015

Optical Verification of Microbubble Response to Acoustic Radiation Force in Large Vessels With In Vivo Results
Investigative Radiology/2015

The use of acoustic radiation force decorrelation weighted pulse inversion (ADW-PI) in enhancing microbubble contrast
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Contrast artifact in CPS plane wave imaging using array subapertures.
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Contrast Enhanced Superharmonic Imaging for Acoustic Angiography Using Reduced Form-factor Lateral Mode Transmitters for Intravascular and Intracavity Applications
IEEE UFFC/2016

Enhancement and Passive Acoustic Mapping of Cavitation from Fluorescently Tagged Magnetic Resonance-Visible Magnetic Microbubbles In Vivo
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2016

Optimizing Acoustic Activation of Phase Change Contrast Agents With the Activation Pressure Matching Method: A Review
IEEE UFFC/2016

Super-localization of contrast agents in moving organs, first experiments in a rat kidney
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Forward-looking volumetric intracardiac imaging using a fully integrated CMUT ring array
IEEE IUS conference/2009

Forward-looking intracardiac imaging catheters using fully integrated CMUT arrays
IEEE IUS conference/2010

In vivo open and closed chest measurements of myocardial viscoelasticity through a heart cycle using Lamb wave Dispersion Ultrasound Vibrometry (LDUV)
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Real-time motion tracking for non-invasive ultrasound cardiac therapy using histotripsy
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Volumetric intracardiac imaging using a fully integrated CMUT ring array: Recent developments
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Feasibility and safety of transthoracic cardiac acoustic radiation force impulse imaging methods
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Improved visualization of endocardial borders with Short-Lag Spatial Coherence imaging of fundamental and harmonic ultrasound data
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Histotripsy cardiac therapy system integrated with real-time motion correction
UMB/2013

Novel application of acoustic radiation force impulse imaging in transthoracic echocardiography
ACC/2013

Towards high frame rate cardiac ultrasonography – a circular wave imaging approach
IEEE IUS conference/2013

An arrayed-range-gate data acquisition for spatial distribution analysis of myocardial tissue vibration from stenosis in coronary Doppler vibrometry
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

4D ultrafast ultrasound flow imaging: in vivo quantification of arterial volumetric flow rate in a single heartbeat
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2016

A Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound imaging system with diverging waves for cardiac imaging – initial evaluation on a beating phantom
The 21st European symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging/2016

Detailed flow visualization in fetal and neonatal hearts using 2-D speckle tracking
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Pediatric Cardiac Shear Wave Elastography for Quantitative Assessment of Myocardial Stiffness: A Pilot Study in Healthy Controls
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2016

Validation of electromechanical wave imaging in a canine model during pacing and sinus rhythm
Heart Rhythm Journal/2016

Assessing the Performance of Ultrafast Vector Flow Imaging in the Neonatal Heart via Multiphysics Modeling and In Vitro Experiments
IEEE UFFC/2016

Time-resolved Doppler vortography in the left ventricle
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Optimization of transmit parameters for two-dimensional cardiac strain estimation with coherent compounding in silico, in vitro, and in vivo
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Imaging the Propagation of the Electromechanical Wave in Heart Failure Patients with Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Wiley Periodicals/2016

Atrial electromechanical cycle length mapping in paced canine hearts in vivo
IEEE UFFC/2015

Color Doppler and spectral Doppler with high frame-rate imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2010

Estimation and display for Vector Doppler Imaging using planewave transmissions
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Evaluation of cross-beam vector Doppler ultrasound systems for accurate 3D velocity measurements
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Coherent flow imaging: A power Doppler imaging technique based on backscatter spatial coherence
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Investigation of the mechanism of ARFI-based Color Doppler feedback of histotripsy tissue fractionation
IEEE IUS conference/2013

The use of twinkling artifact of Doppler imaging to monitor cavitation in tissue during high intensity focused ultrasound therapy
ASA proceedings/2013

Analysis of angle compounding on a fast color Doppler imaging: Phantom study
IEEE IUS conference/2014

An interleaved data acquisition to reduce common noise in coronary Doppler vibrometry
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Flow detection based on the spatial coherence of backscattered echoes
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Estimation and display for Vector Doppler Imaging using planewave transmissions
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Velocity vector in three dimensions using a high-frame-rate dual-transducer setup
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Intracardiac Vortex Dynamics by High-Frame-Rate Doppler Vortography—In Vivo Comparison With Vector Flow Mapping and 4-D Flow MRI
IEEE UFFC/2016

Combined 2-D vector and tracking Doppler imaging for improved blood velocity quantification
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Visualization of Small-Diameter Vessels by Reduction of Incoherent Reverberation With Coherent Flow Power Doppler
IEEE UFFC/2016

Electromechanical wave imaging for arrhythmias
PMB/2011

Imaging feedback of histotripsy treatments using ultrasound transient elastography
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Acoustic radiation force induced elastography (ARFIRE): A new method to characterize blood clot viscoelastic properties
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Electromechanical wave imaging for noninvasive mapping of the 3D electrical activation sequence in canines and humans in vivo
Journal of Biomechanics/2012

Fourier space analysis of mechanical wave dispersion for transthoracic in vivo measurements of left-ventricular viscoelasticity
IFMBE conference/2012

Measuring bladder viscoelasticity using ultrasound
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Real-time elastography-based monitoring of histotripsy tissue fractionation using color Doppler
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Acoustic radiation force impulse imaging on an IVUS circular array
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Effect of aperture size on plane wave ultrasound strain estimation
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Electromechanical wave imaging of biologically and electrically paced canine hearts in vivo
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2013

In vivo measurement of renal transplant viscoelasticity
IEEE IUS conference/2013

In vivo patient measurements of bladder elasticity using Ultrasound Bladder Vibrometry (UBV)
EMBC conference/2013

In vivo swine kidney viscoelasticity during acute gradual decrease in renal blood flow: pilot study
Rev Ing Biomed./2013

Phase aberration effects on beam shape evaluated with particle motion in an elastic phantom
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Ultrasound bladder vibrometry method for measuring viscoelasticity of the bladder wall
PMB/2013

Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse Imaging (ARFI) on an IVUS circular array
Ultrasonic Imaging/2014

Improving ultrasound-based estimates of vector displacement fields in elastography applications
ASA conference/2014

The effect of frequency adaptation according to the attenuation coefficient and focus depth on radiation force amplitude and estimated displacements
IUS conference/2014

Toric focusing for radiation force applications using a toric lens coupled to a spherically focused transducer
IEEE UFFC/2014

Ultrafast vascular strain compounding using plane wave transmission
Journal of Biomechanics/2014

Viscoelastic characterization of transverse isotropic tissue mimicking phantoms and muscle
IEEE IUS conference/2014

An experimental phantom study on the effect of calcifications on ultrasound shear wave elastography
EMBC/2015

Frequency adaptation for enhanced radiation force amplitude in dynamic elastography
IEEE UFFC/2015

In-plane anisotropy method for the characterization of the elastic properties of anisotropic materials
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Ultrasound molecular imaging with modulated Acoustic Radiation Force-based beam sequence in mouse abdominal aorta: A feasibility study
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Ultrasound radiation force noninvasive bone assessment
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Acoustic Radiation Force-based model-free viscoelastic characterization: Comparison study
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

A noninvasive ultrasound elastography technique for measuring surface waves on the lung
Science Direct – Ultrasonics/2016

Lung ultrasound surface wave elastography
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Motion of spherical microparticles in a viscoelastic medium under the action of acoustic radiation force
Bulletin of the Russian Academy of Sciences: Physics/2016

The Use of Acoustic Radiation Force Decorrelation-Weighted Pulse Inversion for Enhanced Ultrasound Contrast Imaging
Investigative Radiology/2016

Intravascular acoustic radiation force imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Elasticity mapping of murine abdominal organs in vivo using harmonic motion imaging (HMI).
Physics in Medicine & Biology/2016

Automated 3D ultrasound elastography of the breast: a phantom validation study
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2016

The ‘sixth sense’ of ultrasound: probing nonlinear elasticity with acoustic radiation force
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2015

Measured wave dispersion in tubes excited with acoustic radiation force matches theoretical guided wave dispersion
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Multiple focus beamforming of phased array to suppress grating lobes for HIFU
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Harmonic motion imaging in abdominal tumor detection and HIFU ablation monitoring: A feasibility study in a transgenic mouse model of pancreatic cancer
IEEE UFFC/2014

Single Archimedean spiral close packed phased array HIFU
IEEE UFFC/2014

10 MHz catheter-based annular array for thermal strain guided intramural cardiac ablations
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Real-Time Feedback of Histotripsy Thrombolysis Using Bubble-Induced Color Doppler
Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology/2015

Spatial and Temporal Control of Hyperthermia Using Real Time Ultrasonic Thermal Strain Imaging with Motion Compensation, Phantom Study
PLOS One Journal/2015

HIFU power network optimization for catheter based cardiac interventions
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Broadband dual-mode HIFU array for therapy monitoring and 3D target motion estimation
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Monitoring of lesions induced by cavitation-enhanced high-intensity focused ultrasound using shear wave elastography
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Histotripsy Lesion Formation Using an Ultrasound Imaging Probe Enabled by a Low-Frequency Pump Transducer
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2015

Harmonic motion imaging for abdominal tumor detection and high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation monitoring: an in vivo feasibility study in a transgenic mouse model of pancreatic cancer
IEEE UFFC/2015

Feasibility of real-time treatment feedback using novel filter for eliminating therapeutic ultrasound noise with high-speed ultrasonic imaging in ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics/2016

Efficacy of histotripsy combined with rt-PA in vitro
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2016

Carotid artery wall dynamics captured with multi-plane high-frame-rate imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Flow Velocity Mapping Using Contrast Enhanced High-Frame-Rate Plane Wave Ultrasound and Image Tracking: Methods and Initial in Vitro and in Vivo Evaluation
Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology/2015

Cardiac imaging with high frame rate contrast enhanced ultrasound: In-vivo demonstration
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Estimation of arterial wall motion using ultrafast imaging and transverse oscillations: in vivo study
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

High frequency ultrafast flow and strain imaging in the carotid bifurcation: An ex vivo phantom study
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America/2016

AB0968 High-Frame Rate Power Doppler Imaging Is More Sensitive than Conventional Power Doppler in Detecting Low Blood Flows in A Flow-Phantom and in Healthy Volunteers
BMJ Publishing Group/2016

Ultrafast Ultrasound Imaging of Ocular Anatomy and Blood Flow
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science/2016

ULTRAFAST IMAGING FOR INTRA-VENTRICULAR VORTEX ASSESSMENT: ADVANTAGES, FEASIBILITY AND PRELIMINARY RESULTS
Canadian Journal of Cardiology/2016

High-frame-rate velocity vector imaging echocardiography: an in vitro evaluation
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

High-Frame-Rate Echocardiography Using Coherent Compounding With Doppler-Based Motion-Compensation
IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging/2016

Extension of Fourier-Based Techniques for Ultrafast Imaging in Ultrasound With Diverging Waves
IEEE UFFC/2016

Compressed sensing for high frame rate, high resolution and high contrast ultrasound imaging
IEEE EMBC/2015

Accelerated focused ultrasound imaging
IEEE UFFC/2009

A high-speed reconfigurable system for ultrasound research
Thesis/2010

Comparative resolution and tracking performance in B-mode and short-lag spatial coherence (SLSC) images
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Fresnel beamforming and dual apodization with cross-correlation for curvilinear arrays in low-cost portable ultrasound system
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Software-based ultrasound phase rotation beamforming on multi-core DSP
IUS conference/2011

Ultrasound RF channel data compression for implementation of a software-based array imaging system
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Xampling in ultrasound imaging
SPIE conference/2011

Application of synthetic aperture focusing to short-lag spatial coherence
IEEE IUS conference/2012

A single-chip time-interleaved 32-channel analog beamformer for ultrasound medical imaging
A-SSCC/2012

Compressed beamforming with applications to ultrasound imaging
ICASSP/2012

MPEG compression of ultrasound RF channel data for a real-time software-based imaging system
IEEE UFFC/2012

Multi-channel pre-beamformed data acquisition system for research on advanced ultrasound imaging methods
IEEE UFFC/2012

Optimized beamforming and limited angle tomography of the compressed breast
Thesis/2012

Reconstruction algorithm for improved ultrasound image quality
IEEE UFFC/2012

Synergistic enhancements of ultrasound image contrast with a combination of phase aberration correction and dual apodization with cross-correlation
IEEE UFFC/2012

Time-reversal transcranial ultrasound beam focusing using a k-space method
PMB/2012

Ultrasound imaging using vector quantization of RF channel data
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Apodization schemes for short-lag spatial coherence imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2013

A synthetic aperture study of aperture size in the presence of noise and in vivo clutter
SPIE conference/2013

Clutter suppression using phase apodization with cross-correlation in ultrasound imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Effects of dual apodization with cross- correlation on tissue harmonic and pulse inversion harmonic imaging in the presence of phase aberration
IEEE UFFC/2013

Performance improvement of fresnel beamforming using dual apodization with cross-correlation
IEEE UFFC/2013

Stolt’s f-k migration for plane wave ultrasound imaging
IEEE UFFC/2013

A kerfless dual-layer transducer combined with beamforming by spatial matched filtering for high frame rate ultrasound imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Design and phantom testing of a bi-frequency co-linear array
IEEE IUS conference/2014

In vivo quantification of image enhancement and circulation kinetics for phase change perfluorocarbon agents using custom pulse sequences
IUS conference/2014

Ultrasound phase rotation beamforming on multi-core DSP
Ultrasonics/2014

Characterization of Transverse Isotropy in Compressed Tissue Mimicking Phantoms
IEEE UFFC/2015

Coded excitation reconstruction by impulse response estimation and retrospective acquisition
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Ultrasound imaging system with pixel oriented processing
Grant/2015

Towards clinical computed ultrasound tomography in echo-mode: Dynamic range artefact reduction
Ultrasonics/2015

Phantom and in vivo demonstration of swept synthetic aperture imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Pixel-based ultrasound image reconstruction: Impact of grid size on signal frequency content
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Improving Displacement Signal-to-Noise Ratio for Low-Signal Radiation Force Elasticity Imaging Using Bayesian Techniques
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2016

Fully Automated and Robust Tracking of Transient Waves in Structured Anatomies Using Dynamic Programming
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2016

A method for intrapulse spatial compounding
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Scattering and reflection identification in H-scan images
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2016

Spatial resolution improvement in Plane Wave Imaging using adaptive Sign Coherence Factor weighting
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Ultrasound Scattering Anisotropy Visualization with Ultrasound Tomography
IEEE UFFC/2016

Tumor characterization and treatment monitoring of postsurgical human breast specimens using harmonic motion imaging (HMI)
Breast Cancer Research/2016

The H-Scan Format for Classification of Ultrasound Scattering
OMICS Journal of Radiology/2016

Shearwave dispersion ultrasound vibrometry (sduv) on swine kidney
IEE UFFC/2012

Acoustic radiation force to reposition kidney stones
ASA conference/2013

Bubbles trapped on the surface of kidney stones as a cause of the twinkling artifact in ultrasound imaging
ASA proceedings/2013

Development of dedicated stone detection protocols using a research-based ultrasound imager
Endourology conference/2013

Evidence for trapped surface bubbles as the cause for the twinkling rrtifact in ultrasound imaging
UMB/2013

Focused ultrasonic propulsion of kidney stones
Videourology/2013

Focused ultrasonic propulsion of kidney stones: review and update of preclinical technology
Journal of Endourology/2013

Focused ultrasound repostions de novo calculi in an established stone-forming porcine model
Endourology conference/2013

Focused ultrasound to expel calculi from the kidneys: safety and efficacy of a clinical prototype device
The Journal of Urology/2013

Ultrasonic detection and expulsion of kidney stones
Thesis/2013

Content and face validation of a curriculum for ultrasonic propulsion of calculi in a human renal model
Journal of Endourology/2014

Development and testing of an image-guided prototype system for the comminution of kidney stones using burst wave lithotripsy
ASA conference/2014

Improved detection of kidney stones using an optimized Doppler imaging sequence
IUS conference/2014

Noninvasive ureterocele puncture using pulsed focused ultrasound: An in vitro study
Journal of Endourology/2014

Tools to Improve the Accuracy of Kidney Stone Sizing with Ultrasound
Journal of Endourology/2015

Use of the Acoustic Shadow Width to Determine Kidney Stone Size with Ultrasound
The Journal of Urology/2015

Color-Doppler ultrasound imaging of in situ human kidney stones in a hyperbaric chamber
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America/2016

Kidney stone specific ultrasound imaging of human subjects
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America/2016

Developing Complete Ultrasonic Management of Kidney Stones for Spaceflight
Journal of Space Safety Engineering/2016

First in Human Clinical Trial of Ultrasonic Propulsion of Kidney Stones
The Journal of Urology/2016

Miniaturized, wearable, ultrasound probe for on-demand ultrasound screening
IEEE IUS conference/2011

The Verasonics ultrasound system as a pedagogic tool in teaching wave propagation, scattering, beamforming, and signal processing concepts in physics and engineering
ASA conference/2011

High framerate vector velocity blood flow imaging using a single planewave transmission angle
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Implementation of a versatile research data acquisition system using a commercially available medical ultrasound scanner
IEEE UFFC/2012

Arbitrary waveforms using a tri-state transmit pulser
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Image-guided focused ultrasound: state of the technology and the challenges that lie ahead
Future Medicine/2013

Volumetric thermoacoustic imaging over large fields of view
Ultrasonic Imaging/2013

Ultrafast imaging in biomedical ultrasound
IEEE UFFC/2014

A comparison between generalized coherence factor and short-LAG spatial coherence methods
IEEE ISBI/2015

Broadband & volumetric thermoacoustic imaging of fresh human prostates using a clinical array
IEEE GLBC/2015

Native blood speckle vs ultrasound contrast agent for particle image velocimetry with ultrafast ultrasound – in vitro experiments
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

TH-AB-209-09: Quantitative Imaging of Electrical Conductivity by VHF-Induced Thermoacoustics
Journal of Medical Physics Research and Practice/2016

TU-FG-BRB-09: Thermoacoustic Range Verification with Perfect Co-Registered Overlay of Bragg Peak onto Ultrasound Image
Journal of Medical Physics Research and Practice/2016

VHF-induced thermoacoustic imaging of fresh human prostates using a clinical ultrasound transducer array
SPIE proceedings/2016

Computed Ultrasound Tomography in Echo Mode for Imaging Speed of Sound Using Pulse-Echo Sonography: Proof of Principle
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2015

Towards Quantitative Whole Organ Thermoacoustics with a Clinical Array plus One Very Low Frequency Channel Applied to Prostate Cancer Imaging
IEEE UFFC/2015

Thermoacoustic range verification using a clinical ultrasound array provides perfectly co-registered overlay of the Bragg peak onto an ultrasound image
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2016

Needle Detection by Image Source Localization
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Electromechanical wave imaging (EWI) validation in all four cardiac chambers with 3D electroanatomic mapping in canines in vivo
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2016

Contrast-enhanced photoacoustic imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2010

Applying ultrasound beamformers to photoacoustic imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Coregistered photoacoustic-ultrasound imaging applied to brachytherapy
J. Biomed. Opt./2011

Dynamic manipulation of magnetic contrast agents in photoacoustic imaging
SPIE Proceedings/2011

High contrast photoacoustic imaging with dual apodization with cross-correlation: ex-vivo study
SPIE Proceedings/2011

Interlaced realtime channel-domain photoacoustic and ultrasound imaging
SPIE Proceedings/2011

Multifunctional nanoprobe to enhance the utility of optical based imaging techniques
J. Biomed. Opt./2011

Photoacoustic and Doppler ultrasound for oxygen consumption estimation: implementation on a clinical array system
SPIE Proceedings/2011

Photoacoustic imaging of brachytherapy seeds using a channel-domain ultrasound array system
SPIE Proceedings/2011

Photoacoustic imaging of gene expression using tyrosinase as a reporter gene
SPIE conference/2011

The applicability of ultrasound dynamic receive beamformers to photoacoustic imaging
IEEE UFFC/2011

Trapping and dynamic manipulation of magnetic contrast agent targeted cancer cells in photoacoustic imaging: Phantom study
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Array-based photo-acoustic imaging system for visualization of micro-calcifications on early breast cancer detection
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Deep photoacoustic calcification imaging: Feasibility study
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Detecting circulating tumor cells (CTCs) with integrated photoacoustic/ultrasonic imaging
Biomedical Optics conference/2012

In vivo imaging of inducible tyrosinase gene expression with an ultrasound array-based photoacoustic system
SPIE Proceedings/2012

Magnetic trapping and photoacoustic detection of rare circulating tumor cells
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Trapping and dynamic manipulation with magnetomotive photoacoustic imaging of targeted microspheres mimicking metastatic cancer cells trafficking in the vasculature
SPIE Proceedings/2012

Trapping and dynamic manipulation of polystyrene beads mimicking circulating tumor cells using targeted magnetic/photoacoustic contrast agents
J. Biomed. Opt./2012

Photoacoustic imaging using a 9F microLinear CMUT ICE catheter
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Photoacoustic and thermoacoustic imaging with a multichannel breast scanner
SPIE Proceedings/2012

Photoacoustic array imaging of calcifications: phantom study
SPIE Proceedings/2012

A photoacoustic imaging system with optimized real-time parallel reconstruction
Chinese Physics Letters/2013

An integrated ring CMUT array for endoscopic ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Contrast enhancement by simultaneous ultrasound/laser pulse probing of gold nanosphere encapsulated emulsion beads
SPIE conference/2013

Deep-penetration photoacoustic array imaging of calcifications
J. Biomed. Opt./2013

Improving limited-view photoacoustic tomography with an acoustic reflector
J. Biomed. Opt./2013

Magnetic trapping with simultaneous photoacoustic detection of molecularly targeted rare circulating tumor cells
SPIE conference/2013

Nonlinear photoacoustic contrast enhancement with gold nanospheres coated emulsion beads
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Optical resolution photoacoustic micro-endoscopy with ultrasound array system detection
SPIE conference/2013

Optical resolution photoacoustic microendoscopy with ultrasound-guided insertion and array system detection
SPIE conference/2013

Real-time photoacoustic and ultrasound dual-modality imaging system facilitated with graphics processing unit and code parallel optimization
J. Biomed. Opt./2013

Trapping and photoacoustic detection of CTCs at the single cell per milliliter evel with magneto-optical coupled nanoparticles
Small/2013

A real-time photoacoustic and ultrasound dual-modality imaging system facilitated with GPU and code parallel optimization
SPIE Proceedings/2014

Clinically translatable integrated ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging system
SPIE Proceedings/2014

Clinically translatable ultrasound/photoacoustic imaging for real-time needle biopsy guidance
IUC conference/2014

Increase of penetration depth in real-time clinical epi-optoacoustic imaging: clutter reduction and aberration correction
SPIE conference/2014

Influence of illumination position on image contrast in epi-optoacoustic imaging of human volunteers
SPIE Proceedings/2014

Nonlinear acoustic enhancement in photoacoustic imaging with wideband absorptive nanoemulsion beads
SPIE Proceedings/2014

Nonlinear contrast enhancement in photoacoustic molecular imaging with gold nanosphere encapsulated nanoemulsions
APL/2014

Quantification of tissue texture with photoacoustic spectrum analysis
SPIE Proceedings/2014

Real-time clinical clutter reduction in combined epi-optoacoustic and ultrasound imaging
De Gruyter/2014

Real-time clinically oriented array-based in vivo combined photoacoustic and power Doppler imaging
SPIE Proceedings/2014

Real-time clutter reduction in epi-optoacoustic imaging of human volunteers
SPIE Proceedings/2014

Cyclic magnetomotive photoacoustic/ultrasound imaging
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Noninvasive Label-Free Detection of Micrometastases in the Lymphatics with Ultrasound-Guided Photoacoustic Imaging
Technical Report/2015

Real-time interleaved photoacoustic/ultrasound (PAUS) imaging for interventional procedure guidance
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Real-time sono-photoacoustic imaging of gold nanoemulsions
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Characterizing intraocular tumors with photoacoustic imaging
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Clinical real-time photoacoustic/ultrasound imaging system at POSTECH
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Contrast-enhanced photoacoustic tomography of human joints
SPIE Proceedings/2016

MarginPAT: High-Speed Intraoperative Breast Tumor Margin Assessment Tool
OSA Publishing/2016

Multiple-illumination photoacoustic tomography
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Nanoparticle-enhanced spectral photoacoustic tomography: effect of oxygen saturation and tissue heterogeneity
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Photoacoustic imaging of muscle oxygenation during exercise
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America/2016

Photoacoustic imaging of inflammatory arthritis in human joints
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Photoacoustic imaging of sub-diffraction objects with spectral contrast
OSA Publishing/2016

Reflection-artifact-free photoacoustic imaging using PAFUSion (photoacoustic-guided focused ultrasound)
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Sono-photoacoustic imaging of gold nanoemulsions: Part II. Real time imaging
Science Direct: Photoacoustics/2016

Ultrasound-guided photoacoustic imaging for the selective detection of EGFR-expressing breast cancer and lymph node metastases
OSA Publishing/2016

3D noninvasive, high-resolution imaging using a photoacoustic tomography (PAT) system and rapid wavelength-cycling lasers
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Blanket illumination vs scanned-mosaicking imaging schemes for wide-area photoacoustic tomography
Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing/2015

Design and phantom-based validation of a bimodal ultrasound-photoacoustic imaging system for spectral detection of optical biomarkers
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Study of clutter origin in in-vivo epi-optoacoustic imaging of human forearms
Journal of Optics/2016

Repositioning Clofazimine as a Macrophage-Targeting Photoacoustic Contrast Agent
Nature Research Jounral/2016

In vivo demonstration of reflection artifact reduction in photoacoustic imaging using synthetic aperture photoacoustic-guided focused ultrasound (PAFUSion)
Biomed Opt Express/2016

Integrated transrectal probe for translational ultrasound-photoacoustic imaging
SPIE Proceedings/2016

Highly sensitive magneto-motive photoacoustic and ultrasound (PAUS) imaging with cyclic excitations
Journal of Optics/2016

Quantitative assessment of photoacoustic tomography systems integrating clinical ultrasound transducers using novel tissue-simulating phantoms
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Optimizing the optical wavelength for the photoacoustic imaging of inflammatory arthritis
SPIE Proceedings/2015

Differential phase photoacoustic imaging for high-resolution position sensing
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Detection of blunt force trauma liver injuries using shear wave elastography
ASA conference/2010

Bias observed in time-of-flight shear wave speed measurements using radiation force of a focused ultrasound beam
UMB/2011

Robust shear wave speed measurement using comb-push ultrasound radiation force
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Shear wave construction with laterally moving radiation force excitations
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Shear wave speed measurement using an unfocused ultrasound push beam
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Shear wave speed measurements using ultrasound radiation force can be depth dependent
IEEE IUS conference/2011

Two-dimensional shear elasticity imaging using comb-push acoustic radiation force and algebraic direct inversion of the motion differential equation
ASA conference/2011

Acoustic radiation force creep and shear wave propagation method for elasticity imaging
ASME conference/2012

A phantom study to cross-validate multimodality shear wave elastography techniques
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Comb-Push Ultrasound Shear Elastography (CUSE): A novel and fast technique for shear elasticity imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Comb-Push Ultrasound Shear Elastography (CUSE): A novel method for two-dimensional shear elasticity imaging of soft tissues
Medical Imaging/2012

Complex shear modulus quantification from acoustic radiation force creep-recovery and shear wave propagation
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Investigation on anisotropy of elastic properties in tendon using shear wave elasticity imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Loss tangent and complex modulus estimated by acoustic radiation force creep and shear wave dispersion
PMB/2012

Measure elasticity and viscosity using the out-of-plane shear wave
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Shear wave speed measurement using an unfocused ultrasound beam
UMB/2012

Shear wave speed measurement using repeated short push pulses
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Tissue shear viscosity measurements using a spectral ratio method
IEEE IUS conference/2012

Comb-Push Ultrasound Shear Elastography (CUSE) with various ultrasound push beams
Medical Imaging/2013

Comparison of pushing sequences for shear wave elastography
Thesis/2013

Dynamic quantitative ultrasound imaging of mimicked breast lesions during shear wave propagation to emphasize differences in tissue statistical backscatter properties
ASA proceedings/2013

Effects of phase aberration on acoustic radiation force-based shear wave generation
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Evaluation of frequency characteristics of shear waves produced by unfocused and focused beams
ASA conference/2013

Imaging of shear waves induced by Lorentz force in soft solids
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Improved shear wave motion detection using pulse-inversion harmonic imaging with a phased array transducer
Medical Imaging/2013

RSNA/QIBA: Shear wave speed as a biomarker for liver fibrosis staging
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Shear wave elastography of the arterial wall – Where we are today
Conference/2013

Two-dimensional shear elasticity imaging using external mechanical vibration
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Optimized shear wave generation using hybrid beamforming methods
UMB/2013

Validation of shear wave elastography in skeletal muscle
Journal of Biomechanics/2013

Application of attenuation measuring ultrasound shear wave elastography in 8 post-transplant liver patients
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Characterization of transverse isotropy in compressed tissue mimicking phantoms
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Comb-Push Ultrasound Shear Elastography (CUSE) for evaluation of thyroid nodules: Preliminary in vivo results
Medical Imaging/2014

Comb-Push Ultrasound Shear Elastography of thyroid: Preliminary in vivo human study
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Dual-frequency shear wave motion detection
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Effects of phase aberration on acoustic radiation force-based shear wave generation
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Elastic modulus contrast enhancement in shear wave imaging using mechanical nonlinearity: In vitro tissue mimicking phantom study
IEEE IUS conference/2014

External Vibration Multi-Directional Ultrasound Shearwave Elastography (EVMUSE): Application in liver fibrosis staging 
Medical Imaging/2014

Fast shear compounding using robust 2D shear wave speed calculation and multi-directional filtering
UMB/2014

Imaging of shear waves induced by Lorentz force in soft tissues
Physical Review Letters/2014

In vivo transthoracic measurement of end-diastolic left ventricular stiffness with ultrasound shear wave elastography: A pilot study
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Liver elasticity imaging using external Vibration Multi-directional Ultrasound Shearwave Elastography (EVMUSE)
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Rheological assessment of a polymeric spherical structure using a three-dimensional shear wave scattering model in dynamic spectroscopy elastography
IEEE UFFC/2014

Shear waves generated with magnetomotive force on an embedded sphere
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Shear wave generation with steered ultrasound push beams
IEEE IUS conference/2014

Shear wave vibrometry evaluation in transverse isotropic tissue mimicking phantoms and skeletal muscle
Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine/2014

Comb-Push Ultrasound Shear Elastography (CUSE) for Evaluation of Thyroid Nodules: Preliminary In Vivo Results
IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging/2015

Implementation of shear wave elastography on pediatric cardiac transducers with pulse-inversion harmonic imaging and time-aligned sequential tracking
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

In vivo liver shear wave motion detection and shear wave speed comparison between fundamental and harmonic imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

A systematic investigation of feasible acoustic windows and the impact of myocardial anisotropy for in vivo human cardiac shear wave elastography
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

A high frame-rate and low-cost Elastography system by generating shear waves through continuous vibration of the ultrasound transducer
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Coded excitation plane wave imaging for shear wave motion detection
IEEE UFFC/2015

Evaluating arterial and plaque elasticity with shear wave elastography in an ex vivo porcine model
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

How calcifications affect shear wave speed estimations? An experimental study
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Update on breast cancer detection using comb-push ultrasound shear elastography
IEEE UFFC/2015

Viscoelastic tissue mimicking phantom validation study with shear wave elasticity imaging and viscoelastic spectroscopy
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Enabling real-time ultrasound imaging of soft tissue mechanical properties by simplification of the shear wave motion equation
IEEE EMBC/2015

Investigation of the effects of myocardial anisotropy for shear wave elastography using acoustic radiation force and harmonic vibration
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Effect of Calcifications on Breast Ultrasound Shear Wave Elastography: An Investigational Study
PLOS ONE Journals/2015

Shear wave elastography for lipid content detection in transverse arterial cross-sections
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Two-dimensional shear-wave elastography on conventional ultrasound scanners with time-aligned sequential tracking (TAST) and comb-push ultrasound shear elastography (CUSE)
IEEE UFFC/2015

Detection of Steatohepatitis in a Rat Model by Using Spectroscopic Shear-Wave US Elastography
RSNA/2016

DETECTION AND DELINEATION OF LIVER FRACTURES FROM BLUNT TRAUMA WITH ULTRASONIC SHEAR WAVE IMAGING: A PROOF OF CONCEPT
ICSV/2016

Estimation of viscoelastic parameters in Prony series from shear wave propagation
AIP Journal of Applied Physics/2016

Implementation of Shear Wave Elastography in Cervical Applications
Student Thesis, KTH Royal Institute of Technology/2016

Improvement of Shear Wave Motion Detection Using Harmonic Imaging in Healthy Human Liver
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2016

Phase Aberration and Attenuation Effects on Acoustic Radiation Force-Based Shear Wave Generation
IEEE UFFC/2016

Ultrasonic Shear Wave Elasticity Imaging (SWEI) Sequencing and Data Processing Using a Verasonics Research Scanner
IEEE UFFC/2016

Comparative evaluation of aberration effects in crawling wave sonoelastography and comb-push ultrasound shear elastography
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Contactless remote induction of shear waves in soft tissues using a transcranial magnetic stimulation device
Physics in Medicine and Biology/2016

Correlating Tumor Stiffness with Immunohistochemical Subtypes of Breast Cancers: Prognostic Value of Comb-Push Ultrasound Shear Elastography for Differentiating Luminal Subtypes
PLOS ONE Journals/2016

On System-Dependent Sources of Uncertainty and Bias in Ultrasonic Quantitative Shear-Wave Imaging
IEEE UFFC/2016

The use of the Verasonics ultrasound system to measure shear wave velocities in CIRS phantoms
Physics of Wave Phenomena /2016

Shear Wave Elastography Quantifies Stiffness in Ex Vivo Porcine Artery with Stiffened Arterial Region
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology/2016

Simultaneous estimation of shear elastic modulus and backscatter coefficient: Phantom and in human liver in vivo study
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Probe Oscillation Shear Elastography (PROSE): A High Frame-Rate Method for Two-Dimensional Ultrasound Shear Wave Elastography
IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging/2016

Quantitative Assessment of Left Ventricular Diastolic Stiffness Using Cardiac Shear Wave Elastography
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine/2016

Ultrasonic method to characterize shear wave propagation in micellar fluids
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America/2016

128 Element ultrasound array for transcranial imaging
IEEE IUS conference/2010

Miniaturized ultrasound imaging probes enabled by CMUT arrays with integrated frontend electronic circuits
EMBC conference/2010

Capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers for medical imaging and therapy
Journal of Micromech. Microeng./2011

Algebraic reconstruction technique considering curved ray for sound-speed tomography with ring-array transducer
ASA/2013

Design, fabrication and characterization of a bi-frequency co-linear array (7.5MHz/15MHz)
IEEE IUS conference/2013

Piezoelectric Composite Micromachined Multifrequency Transducers for High-Resolution, High-Contrast Ultrasound Imaging for Improved Prostate Cancer Assessment
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill/2014

A commercialized high frequency CMUT probe for medical ultrasound imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Dual-frequency IVUS array for contrast enhanced intravascular ultrasound imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Design, Fabrication, and Characterization of a Bifrequency Colinear Array
IEEE UFFC/2015

Non-elevation-focused probe (NEFP) designed for pure plane-wave ultrasound imaging
IEEE IUS Conference/2015

Fully integrated 2D CMUT ring arrays for endoscopic ultrasound
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

One-probe solution in medical ultrasound imaging with CMUT technology
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Optimization on ultrasound imaging gathered by an array transducer with element failure
IEEE IUS Conference/2016

Synthetic aperture ultrasound imaging with a ring transducer array: preliminary ex vivo results
Journal of Medical Ultrasonics/2016

Combined 2-D vector and tracking Doppler imaging for improved blood velocity quantification
IEEE IUS Conference/2016