Welcome to Dr. Annette Caenen, a post doctoral researcher at the University of Ghent, who will be working with us for a few months
Congratulations to Courtney Trutna who has been named a Medical Imaging Training Program Fellow!
Also congratulations to Derek Chan who has been awarded the Theo Pilkington Fellowship in Biomedical Engineering! Check out more here: https://pratt.duke.edu/about/news/ten-graduate-students-earn-bme-fellowships
Congratulations to Anna Knight, Bofeng Zhang, and Cody Morris for passing their prelim exams!
Also congratulations to our DukeREP high school student Alex who won the poster competition for high schoolers at Duke Engineering's REU summer research competition! https://pratt.duke.edu/about/news/dukerep-gives-high-schoolers-taste-engineering
Graduate students Courtney Trutna, Derek Chan, and Anna Knight all presented work at the annual International Symposium on Ultrasonic Imaging Tissue Characterization in DC. Check out their abstracts at uitc-symposium.org
We also welcome to the lab Alex Wigger, a student from Jordan High School as part of the DukeREP (Duke Research in Engineering) program.
Congratulations to our newly graduated doctors: Dr. Samantha Lipman and Dr. Yufeng Deng! We have so enjoyed working with you these past few years and know you both will do amazing things in the future.
Also congratulations to Dr. Nightingale for winning the Duke University Pratt School of Engineering Lois & John L. Imhoff Distinguished Teaching Award! https://pratt.duke.edu/faculty/awards/pratt
Dr. Rouze's latest paper "Characterization of Viscoelastic Materials using Group Shear Wave Speeds" is now available online at IEEE UFFC. Check it out here: https://doi.org/10.1109/TUFFC.2018.2815505
Congratulations to the newly minted Dr. Samantha Lipman! She defended her dissertation entitled Multi-Dimensional Ultrasonic Shear Wave Reconstructions: Improving the Accuracy of Viscoelastic Parameter Estimation
Congrats to Sam for her latest paper: Impact of Acoustic Radiation Force Excitation Geometry on Shear Wave Dispersion and Attenuation Estimates in Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology. Check it out here: https://authors.elsevier.com/c/1Wb~f_6srF3-3r
- Mark Palmeri, MD, PhD; Peter Hollender, PhD; and A Rambi Cardones, MD; will be leading the MEDx Imaging the Skin Colloquia on Thursday 10/26. More information can be found at the following link: http://medx.duke.edu/happenings/events/imaging-skin-new-approaches-study...
- Our lab was awarded a grant renewal by the NIH: Image guided targeted biopsy of clinically significant prostate cancer with acoustic radiation force. This grant is a collaborative effort with Siemens.