Conference Proceedings

2016

  • H-W. Tseng, J. Fan, M. A. Kupinski, W. H. Balhorn, and D. Okerlund, “Quantitative image quality evaluation for cardiac CT reconstructions,” Proc. SPIE, 9787-41, 2016.
  • K. Kupinski, E. W. Clarkson, M. Ghaly, and E. C. Frey, “Applying the J-optimal channelized quadratic observer to a SPECT phantom for myocardial perfusion defect detection,” Proc. SPIE, 9787-5, 2016.
  • X. Li, B. Barber, and L. Furenlid, “An analysis of side readouts of monolithie scintillation crystals,” SPIE Optics and Photonics, 2016.

2015

  • L. Caucci, H. H. Barrett, Z. Liu, H. Han, and L. R. Furenlid, “Towards Continuous-To-Continuous 3D Data Reconstruction,” 13th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Newport, RI, 2015.
  • H. H. Barrett, D. S. Alberts, J. M. Woolfenden, Z. Liu, E. Clarkson, M. A. Kupinski, L. R. Furenlid, and J. W. Hoppin, “Quantifying and Reducing Uncertainties in Cancer Therapy,” Proc. SPIE, 9412 94120N-4, 2015.  PMC4497821
  • N. Ghanbari, M. A. Kupinski, and L. R. Furenlid, “Optimization of an adaptive SPECT system with the scanning linear estimate,” Proc. SPIE, 9594 95940A, 2015.
  • M. Ruiz-Gonzalez and L. R. Furenlid, “Fisher information analysis of digital plus timing,” Proc. SPIE, 9594, 2015.
  • L. Caucci and L. R. Furenlid, “Graphics Processing units  for biomedical imaging,” Proc. SPIE, 9594, 95940G, 2015.
  • L. Caucci, H. H. Barrett, Z. Liu, H. Han, and L. R. Furenlid, “Towards Continuous-To-Continuous 3D Data Reconstruction,” accepted for presentation at 13th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Newport, RI, 2015.

2014

  • H. H. Barrett, “New approaches to objective assessment of image quality,” Keynote talk, Gordon Research Conference on Image Science, Easton, MA, 2014.
  • M. K. Kupinski, “Optimal Channelized Quadratic Observers for Detection and Estimation Tasks,” Gordon Research Conference on Image Science, Easton, MA, 2014.
  • E. Clarkson, “Adaptive Imaging in Medicine and Homeland Security,” Gordon Research Conference on Image Science, Easton, MA, 2014.
  • H. H. Barrett and K. J. Myers, “Image Science and Image-Quality Research in the Optical Sciences Center,” Invited talk, SPIE Optics + Photonics, San Diego, CA, 2014.
  • H. H. Barrett and K. J. Myers, “Infromation content of a photon in optical imaging, quantum imaging and radiology,” Plenary talk, Optical Engineering Track, SPIE Optics + Photonics, San Diego, CA, 2014.
  • L. R. Furenlid, H. H. Barrett, H. B. Barber, E. W. Clarkson, M. A. Kupinski, Z. Liu, G. D. Stevenson, and J. M. Woolfenden, “Molecular imaging in the College of Optical Sciences: an overview of two decades of instrumentation development,” Proc. SPIE, 9186: 91860J, 2014.
  • E. Salcin, H. H. Barrett, H. B. Barber, S. Takeda, S. Watanabe, T. Takahashi, and L. R. Furenlid, “Fisher Information Analysis of Depth-of-Interaction Estimation in Double-Sided Strip Detectors,” IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci., 61(3), 1243-51, 2014..
  • Y. Ding, L. Caucci, and Harrison H. Barrett, “Directional charged-particle detector with a two-layer ultrathin phosphor foil,” IEEE NSS-MIC Conference Record, 2014.
  • Y. Ding, L. Caucci, and Harrison H. Barrett, “αET: Alpha Emission Tomography,” IEEE NSS-MIC Conference Record, 2014.
  • X. Li and L. Furenlid, “A SPECT system simulator built on the SolidWorks TM 3D design package,” Proc. SPIE, 9214: 92140, 2014.
  • L. Han, B.W. Miller, H.B. Barber, V.V. Nagarkar, and L.R. Furenlid, “A New Columnar CsI (Tl) Scintillator for iQID detectors,” Proc. SPIE,9214: 92140D, 2014.
  • C. Chaix, M. Kupinski, H.H. Barrett, and L. Furenlid, “Fabrication of the AdaptiSPECT Aperture,” Proc. SPIE, 9214: 921408, 2014.
  • E. Salcin and L.R. Furenlid, “Fisher information as a Gamma-Ray Detector Design Tool,” Proc. SPIE, 9215: 92150B, 2014.
  • H. B. Barber, D. Fastje, D. Lemieux, G. P. Grim, L. R. Furenlid, B. W. Miller, P. Parkhurst, and V. V. Nagarkar, “Imaging properties of pixelated scintillators with deep pixels,” Proc. SPIE, 9215-14, p. 1-14, 2014. D.S. Fastje, H.B. Barber, B.W. Miller, L.R. Furenlid, L.Han, and Z. Liu, “Preclinical planar imager using a fine-pitch multi-bore collimator and an IQID detector,” Proc. SPIE  2014.
  • E. Salcin, H.H. Barrett, H.B. Barber, S. Takeda, S. Watanabe, T. Takahashi, and L. Furenlid, “3D Position Estimation in a Crossed Strip CdTe Detector,” IEEE NSS-MIC Conference Record, 2014.
  • C. Chaix, M. Kupinski, H.H. Barrett, and L. Furenlid, “System Calibration for Adaptive SPECT,” IEEE NSS-MIC Conference Record, 2014.
  • X.Li and L.R. Furenlid, “A SPECT Aperture Simulation Method Built on the SolidWorksTM 3D-Design Package and GPU Programming That Includes Penetration, Scatter, and Fluorescence,” IEEE NSS-MIC Conference Record, 2014.

2013

  • M. Peterson, J. Ahlstedt, M. Lempart, L. Andersson-Lju, B. Blad, B. Miller, L. Furenlid, and S-E Strand, “Progress Report: InSPECT small animal imaging system,” IWORID International Workshop on Radiation Imaging Detectors, PO-1-04, 2013.
  • B. W. Miller, H. B. Barber, H. H. Barrett, and L. R. Furenlid, “The iQID Camera: An Ionizing-Radiation Quantum Imaging Detector,” IWORID International Workshop on Radiation Imaging Detectors, PO-104, 2013.
  • B. W. Miller, D. R. Fisher, L. R. Furenlid, J. M. Pagel, A. Kenoyer, S. Frost, D. S. Wilbur, D. K. Hamlin, E. Santos, O. Press, and B. M. Sandmaier, “Digital Autoradiography with the iQID Alpha Camera,” Targeted Alpha Therapies Conference, 2013.
  • A. K. Jha, H. H. Barrett, E. Clarkson, L. Caucci, and M. A. Kupinski, “Analytic methods for list-mode reconstruction,” 12th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, 94-97, Lake Tahoe, CA, 2013.
  • A. K. Jha, E. Clarkson, M. A. Kupinski, and H. H. Barrett, “Joint reconstruction of activity and attenuation map using LM SPECT emission data,” Proc. SPIE, 8668:86681W, 2013.
  • A.K. Jha, E. Clarkson, M. A. Kupinski, and H. H. Barrett, “A maximum-likelihood expectation-maximization approach to simultaneously reconstruct the activity and attenuation map in SPECT imaging,” Proc. SPIE,  8668:86681W, 2013.
  • J.Fan, H-W.Tseng, G.Cao, P. Sainath, and M. A. Kupinski, “Study of CT systems low contrast detectability performance using mathematical model observers,” Proc. SPIE, 8673:86731Q, 2013.
  • A. Könik, M. Kupinski, M. A. King, and H. H. Barrett, “Comparison of the Scanning Linear Estimator and 3D ROI Operator for Quantitative111In-Octreotide SPECT Imaging,” Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Lake Tahoe, CA, 469-472, 2013.
  • E. Salcin, H. H. Barrett, H. B. Barber, S. Takeda, S. Watanabe, T. Takahashi, and L. R. Furenlid, “Fisher Information Analysis of Depth-of-Interaction Estimation in Double-sided Strip Detectors,” IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Seoul, Korea, 2013.
  • H. Barrett, “Statistical methods for the detection and characterization of tumors and exoplanets: The Hotelling observer and beyond,”   First Charles E. Metz, Ph.D. Special Topics Course, Chicago, IL, 2013.
  • H. H. Barrett, “Perspectives on radiation dose, image quality and patient risk for imaging with ionizing radiation,” Charles E. Metz, Ph.D. Speicial Topics Course, Chicago, IL, 2013.
  • H. H. Barrett, “Adaptive imaging and adaptive chemotherapy,” Charles E. Metz, Ph.D. Special Topics Course, Chicago, IL, 2013.
  • H. H. Barrett, “Information content of a photon, in optics and nuclear imaging,” Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Annual Meeting, Vancouver BC, 2013.
  • H. H. Barrett, “Applications of adaptive SPECT in personalized cancer treatment,” Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, 2013.
  • H. H. Barrett, “Recent research at the Center for Gamma-Ray Imaging,” Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2013.
  • H. H. Barrett, “New approaches to cancer diagnosis and treatment,” Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle, WA, 2013.

2012

  • J. Huang, K. Lee, E. Clarkson, M. A. Kupinski, and J. Rolland, “Task-based assessment and optimization of spectral-domain optical coherence tomography for tear film imaging,” Frontiers in Optics, Rochester, NY, 2012.
  • H. Fan and H. H. Barrett, “CT detector evaluation with complex random backgrounds,” Proc. SPIE, 8318:831802, 2012.
  • S. Park, A. Badal, S. Young, and K. J. Myers, “A mathematical framework for including various sources of variability in a task-based assessment of digital breast tomosynthesis,” Proc. SPIE, 8313:83134S, 2012.
  • A. K. Jha and J. J. Rodriguez, “A maximum-likelihood approach for ADC estimation of lesions in visceral organs,” IEEE Southwest Symp. on Image Analysis and Interpretation, Santa Fe, NM, 21-24, 2012.
  • P. R. Lawson, R. Frazin, H. H. Barrett, L. Caucci, N. Devaney, S. Gladysz, O. Guyon, L. R. Furenlid, J. E. Kist, C. Marois, D. P. Mawet, D. Mouillet, L. Mugnier, L. A. Poyneer, L. A. Pueyo, and R. Soummer, “On advanced estimation techniques for exoplanet detection and characterization using ground-based coronagraphs,” Proc. SPIE, 8447, 2012.
  • E. Salcin and L. R. Furenlid, “Event Processing for Modular Gamma Cameras with Tiled Multi-Anode Photomultiplier Tubes,” IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Los Angeles, CA, 2012.

2011

  • H. B. Bhandari, V. Gelfandbein , S. R. Miller, A. Agarwal, B. W. Miller, H. B. Barber, and V. V. Nagarkar, “Large-area crystalline microcolumnar LaBr3:Ce for high-resolution gamma-ray imaging,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Valencia, Spain, 2011.
  • H. H. Barrett and R. Van Holen, “Analytical singular-value decomposition of three-dimensional, proximity-based SPECT systems,” International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Imaging and Image Reconstruction, Potsdam, Germany, 2011.
  • V. Bora, H. H. Barrett, K. S. Shah, and J. Glodo, “Estimation of Fano factors in inorganic scintillators,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Valencia, Spain, 2011.
  • H. L. Durko, T. E. Peterson, H. H. Barrett, and L. R. Furenlid, “High-resolution, anamorphic, adaptive small-animal SPECT imaging with silicon double-sided strip detectors,” Proc. SPIE, 8143, 81430G, 2011.
  • J. D. Gordon, S. Young, B. Dukes, and R. J. Hamilton, “Feasibility of IMRT system evaluations using pre-made IMRT leaf patterns,” Proceedings of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine and Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, 2011.
  • W. C. J. Hunter, H. H. Barrett, R. S. Miyaoka, and T. K. Lewellen “Multiple-hit parameter estimation in monolithic detectors,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Valencia, Spain, 2011.
  • A. K. Jha, M. A. Kupinski, and H. T. van Dam, “Monte Carlo simulation of silicon photomultiplier output in response to scintillation induced light,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Valencia, Spain, 2011.
  • D. A. Lemieux, C. Baudet, G. P. Grim, H. B. Barber, B. W. Miller, D. Fastje, and L. R. Furenlid, “Investigation of the possibility of gamma-ray diagnostic imaging of target compression at NIF,” Proc. SPIE, 8144, 814407, 2011.
  • J. Sakamoto, “Inverse optical design and its applications”, Topical Meeting on Signal Recovery & Synthesis Meeting of the Optical Society of America, Toronto, Canada, July 10-14, 2011.
  • L. wyffels, J. M. Woolfenden, L. Furenlid and Z. Liu, “Characterization of three 99mTc-labeled cytokine ligands in mouse inflammatory ear model,” Society of Nuclear Medicine, San Antonio, TX, 2011.
  • R. Van Holen, B. W. Miller, J. W. Moore, S. Vandenberghe and H. H. Barrett, “Object space interpolation of SPECT system matrices from point source measurements,” International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Imaging and Image Reconstruction, Potsdam, Germany, 2011.
  • Z. Liu, C. Barber, L. Furenlid, Y.S. Kim, S. Liu, J. M. Woolfenden, “99mTc-N-MPO, new perfusion agent exhibiting high myocardial uptake and rapid liver clearance: comparison with 99mTc-sestamibi and 99mTc-15C5-PNP in rats,” AHA Scientific Sessions, 2011.
  • Z. Liu, L. wyffels, S. Liu, C. Barber, L. Furenlid and J. M. Woolfenden, “Tumor targeting properties of a novel 99mTc-labeled cyclic RGD peptide dimer in xenografted human breast and colon cancer,” Society of Nuclear Medicine, San Antonio, TX, 2011.
  • K. Haston, H. B. Barber, L. R. Furenlid, E. Salcin, and V. Bora, “Test apparatus to monitor time-domain signals from semconductor-detector pixel arrays,” Medical applications of Radiation Detectors, Proc. SPIE, 8143:81430P, San Diego, CA, 2011.
  • E. Salcin, H. B. Barber, and L. R. Furenlid, “Design Considerations for the Next-Generation MAPMT-Based Monolithic Scintillation Camera,” Medical Applicaitons of Radiation Detectors, Proc. SPIE, 8143:81430Q, San Diego, CA, 2011.

2010

  • A. K. Jha and M. A. Kupinski, “Solutions to the radiative transport equation for non-uniform media,” Proc. Topical Mtg. Biomed. Optics, Opt. Soc. America, 2010.
  • S. Young and M. A. Kupinski, “Estimating signal detectability in a model diffuse optical imaging system,” Proc. Topical Mtg. Biomed. Optics, Opt. Soc. America, BSuD 26, 2010.
  • A. K. Jha and M. A. Kupinski, “ADC Estimation in Multi-scan DWMRI,” Proc. Topical Mtg. Biomed. Optics, Opt. Soc. America, 2010.
  • A. K. Jha and M. A. Kupinski, “ADC estimation of lesions in diffusion-weighted MR images: A maximum-liklihood approach,” IEEE Southwest Symp. on Image Analysis and Interpretation, 2010.
  • H. Fan, H. L. Durko, S. K. Moore, J. Moore, B. W. Miller, L. R. Furenlid, S. Pradhan, and H. H. Barrett, “DR with a DSLR: Digital Radiography with a Digital Single-Lens Reflex camera,” Proc. SPIE, 7622, 76225E, 2010.
  • H. H. Barrett, D. W. Wilson, M. A. Kupinski, K. Aguwa, L. Ewell, R. Hunter, and S. Mueller, “Therapy Operating Characteristic (TOC) Curves and their Application to the Evaluation of Segmentation Algorithms,” Proc. SPIE, 7627, 76270Z, 2010. PMC2952955
  • A. K. Jha, M. A. Kupinski, J. J. Rodriguez, R. M. Stephen, and A. T. Stopeck, “Evaluating segmentation algorithms for diffusion-weighted MR images: a task-based approach,” Proc. SPIE, 7627, 76270L-1, 2010.
  • R. Van Holen, J. W. Moore, L. R. Furenlid, and H. H. Barrett, “Design and Validation of an Adaptive SPECT System: AdaptiSPECT,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Knoxville, TN, October 28-November 7, 2010.
  • J. W. Moore, R. Van Holen, H. H. Barrett, and L. R. Furenlid, “Maximum-Likelihood Calibration of an X-Ray Computed Tomography System,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Knoxville, TN, October 28-November 7, 2010.
  • L. Caucci, W. C. J. Hunter, L. R. Furenlid, and H. H. Barrett, “List-Mode MLEM Image Reconstruction from 3D ML Position Estimates,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Knoxville, TN, October 28-November 7, 2010.
  • M. I. Peterson, K. Ljunggren, L. Andersson-Ljus, B. Miller, and S.-E. Strand, “InSPECT a Multi-Modular Micro-SPECT System Based on the BazookaSPECT Technology,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, October 28-November 7, 2010.
  • V. V. Nagarkar, V. Gaysinskiy, V. Gelfandbein, S. Miller, S. Cool, H. Kudrolli, and H. B. Barber, “Continuous Phoswich Detector for Molecular Imaging,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Knoxville, TN, October 28-November 7, 2010.

2009

  • B. W. Miller, H. B Barber, L. R. Furenlid, and H. H. Barrett, “Progress in BazookaSPECT,” invited paper at SPIE Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, Aug. 2009. Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7450, 74500C (2009). PMC3033223
  • H. H. Barrett, “NEQ: Its Progenitors and Progeny,” Keynote talk at SPIE Medical Imaging Conference, Orlando, FL February 2009. Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7263, 72630F (2009).
  • R. Palit, M. A. Kupinski, H. H. Barrett, E. W. Clarkson, J. A. Aarsvold, L. Volokh, and Y. Grobshtein, “Singular value decomposition of pinhole SPECT systems,” Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7263, 72631U (2009). PMC3027005
  • A. Bousselham, H. H. Barrett, and K. Shah, “Photoelectron Anticorrelations and Sub-Poisson Statistics in Scintillation Detectors,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 2009. PMC2923410
  • S. Shokouhi, D. W. Wilson, S. D. Metzler, B. S. McDonald, and T. E. Peterson, “System Modeling and Image Reconstruction for SiliSPECT Using Synthetic Collimation with a Large Number of Focusing Apertures,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 2009.
  • L. Volokh, Y. Grobshtein, H. H. Barrett, and M. A. Kupinski, “Singular Value Decomposition Analysis of a Novel Clinical Ultra-Fast Cardiac SPECT Camera,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 2009.
  • M. I. Peterson, B. W. Miller, K. Ljunggren, and S.-E. Strand, “Construction of a Pre-Clinical High Resolution Tomographic Scintillation Camera System,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 2009.
  • B. W. Miller, J. W. Moore, L. R. Furenlid, H. H. Barrett, and M. E. Gehm, “Novel applications of rapid prototyping in SPECT, PET, CT, X-ray, and gamma-ray imaging,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 6515, 2009. NIHMS ID 241209
  • B. W. Miller, L. R. Furenlid, H. H. Barrett, S. K. Moore, H. B. Barber and V. V. Nagarkar, “System integration of FastSPECT III, a dedicated SPECT rodent-brain imager based on BazookaSPECT Detector Technology”, IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 2009. PMC3017366
  • L. Caucci, L. R. Furenlid, and H. H. Barrett, “List-mode maximum-likelihood expectation-maximization image reconstruction on GPU hardware,” Workshop on High-performance Medical Imaging, IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 2009.
  • J. W. Moore, H. H. Barrett, and L. R. Furenlid, “Adaptive CT for high-resolution, controlled-dose, region-of-interest imaging,” Workshop on High-performance Medical Imaging, IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Orlando, FL, 2009. PMC2952940

2008

  • H. L. Durko, B. S. McDonald, S. Shokouhi, L. R. Furenlid, H. H. Barrett, and T. E. Peterson, “Data-Processing Strategies for Crossed-Strip Gamma-Ray Detectors,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Dresden, Germany, 2008.
  • L. Caucci, M. A. Kupinski, M. Freed, L. R. Furenlid, D. W. Wilson, and H. H. Barrett, “Adaptive SPECT for Tumor Necrosis Detection,” IEEE Nucl. Sci. Symp. Conf. Record, Dresden, Germany, 2008.
  • D. Burke, N. Devaney, S. Gladysz, H. H. Barrett, M. K. Whitaker, and L. Caucci, “Optimal linear estimation of binary star parameters,” Proc. SPIE, 7015, 70152J:90, Marseille, France, June 23-28, 2008.
  • K. Cheong, E. Clarkson, and J. P. Rolland, “Detection of abnormalities in biological tissue using optical coherence tomography,” Proc. SPIE, 6849:68490L, 2008.
  • S. Park and E. Clarkson, “Markov chain Monte Carlo for the performance of channelized-ideal observer in detection tasks with non-Gaussian lumpy backgrounds,” Proc. SPIE, 6917:69170T, 2008.

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1996

  • M. A. Kupinski, M. L. Giger, K. Doi, “Optimization of Neural Network Inputs with Genetic Algorithms,” Digital Mammography, 96: Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Digital Mammography, Chicago, IL, 1997.

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