2015 ISMRM Awards

June 2015.

BMR group members received Summa (top 3% of submitted abstracts) and Magna (top 15% of submitted abstracts) Cum Laude Merit awards for their research work at the 23rd ISMRM Conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Summa Cum Laude Merit Awards:

Suba Srinivasan - "Improved Fitting of Breast Pharmocokinetic Parameters using Dispersion Models"

Valentina Taviani - "Two-Dimensional Multiband Diffusion Weighted Imaging" and "Single-Shot Fast Spin Echo of Targeted Regions with Variable Refocusing Flip Angles and Quadratic Phase Pulses for Outer Volume Suppression"

Feliks Kogan - "18F-FDG and 18F-NaF PET/MR Imaging of Osteoarthritis in the Knee: Considerations and Initial Results"


Magna Cum Laude Merit Awards:

Evan Levine - "An Image Domain Low Rank Model for Calibrationless Reconstruction of Images with Slow Varying Phase"

Xinwei Shi - "Regularized Inversion of Metallic Implant Susceptibility from B0 Field Maps"

Bragi Sveinsson - "Quantitative ADC Mapping using DESS with Decreased T1 and Noise Sensitivity"

Valentina Taviani - "Reduced FOV Imaging Near Metal Using 2D Multispectral Imaging and Very Selective Outer Volume Suppression"


Congratulations to all!!



Brian Hargreaves PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology, and (by courtesy) Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering

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