Medical Imaging

EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training

Students of current student publications

Esther Puyol Anton - 3rd year PhD

Multiview Machine Learning Using an Atlas of Cardiac Cycle Motion

Authors: Puyol-Antón, E., Sinclair, M., Gerber, B., Amzulescu, M. S., Langet, H., De Craene, M., ... & King, A. P.

In: International Workshop on Statistical Atlases and Computational Models of the Heart. Springer, Cham. 2017

A Multimodal Spatiotemporal Cardiac Motion Atlas from MR and Ultrasound Data

Authors: Puyol-Antón, E., Sinclair, M., Gerber, B., Amzulescu, M. S., Langet, H., De Craene, M., ... & King, A. P.

In: Medical Image Analysis, 40, 96-110. 2017 

Towards a multimodal cardiac motion atlas

Authors: Puyol-Anton, E., Peressutti, D., Aljabar, P., De Craene, M., Piro, P., & King, A. P

In: Biomedical Imaging (ISBI), DOI: 10.1109/ISBI.2016.7493204. 2016


Sam Ellis - 3rd year PhD

Simultaneous maximum a posteriori longitudinal PET image reconstruction

Authors: Ellis, S.; Reader, A.J.

In: Physic in Medicine and Biology, 2017 


Joseph Downey - 2nd year PhD

In-Loop Flow [11C]CO2 Fixation and Radiosynthesis of N,N’-[11C]Dibenzylurea

Authors:​ Downey, J.; Bongarzonev, S.; Hader S.; Gee, Antony D.

In: J Labelled Comp Radiopharm, DOI: 10.1002/jlcr.3568. 2017 


Jorge Mariscal-Harana - 2nd Year PhD

An integrated software application for non-invasive assessment of local aortic haemodynamic parameters

Authors: Florkow, M.; Mariscal Harana, J.; van Engelen, A.; Schneider, T.; Rafiq, I.; de Bliek, H.; Alastruey, J.; Botnar, R.

In: Procedia Computer Science, 90, 2-8. 2016


Camila Munoz Escobar - 3rd Year PhD

Motion-Corrected Simultaneous Cardiac PET and Coronary MR Angiography with High Acquisition Efficiency

Authors: Munoz, C.; Neji, R.; Cruz, G.; Mallia, A.; Jeljeli, S.; Reader, A.J.; Botnar, RM.; Prieto, C.

In: Magnetic Resonance in Medicine; DOI:10.1002/mrm.26690, 2017

MR-Based Cardiac and Respiratory Motion-Compensation Techniques for PET-MR Imaging

Authors: Munoz, C.; Kolbitsch, C.; Reader, A.J.; Marsden, P.; Schaeffter, T.; Prieto, C.

In: PET Clinics, Vol. 11, No. 2, 04.2016, p. 179-91


Christopher Bowles - 3rd Year PhD

Machine learning for the automatic localisation of foetal body parts in cine-MRI scans

Authors: Bowles, C.; Nowlan, N.C.; Hayat, T.T.A.; Malamateniou, C.; Ruthford, M.; Hajnal, J.V.; Rueckert, D.; Kainz, B.

In: SPIE Medical Imaging. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2015


Giovanna Nordio - 3rd Year PhD

3D Myocardial T1 Mapping Using Saturation Recovery

Authors: Nordio, G.; Henningsson, M.; Chiribiri, A.; Villa, A.D.M.; Schneider, T.; Botnar, R.M.

In: Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 2017


Jennifer Young - Writing Up

68Ga-THP-PSMA: a PET imaging agent for prostate cancer offering rapid, room temperature, one-step kit-based radiolabelling

Authors: Young, J.D.; Abbate, V.; Imberti, C.; Meszaros, L.K.; Ma, M.T.; Terry, A.Y.A.; Hider, R.C.; Mullen, G.E.; Blower, P.J.

In: J Nucl Med Published April 13, 2017 as doi:10.2967/jnumed.117.191882

[18F]tetrafluoroborate as a PET tracer for the sodium/iodide symporter: the importance of specific activity

Authors: Khoshnevisan, A.; Jauregui-Osoro, M.; Shaw, K.; Baguña Torres, J.; Young, J.D.; Ramakrishnan, N.K.; Jackson, A.; Smith, G.E.; Gee, AD.; Blower, P.J.

In: EJNMMI research, 6(1), 1-10. 2016


Cold Kit PSMA PET Imaging: Phase I study of 68 Ga-THP-PSMA PET/CT in patients with prostate cancer

Authors: Hofman M. S.; Eu P.; Jackson P.; Hong E.;Binns D.; Iravani A.; Murphy D.; Mitchell C.; Siva S.; Hicks R. J.; Young J. D.; Blower P.; Mullen G. E.

In: Journal of Nuclear Medicine, doi: 10.2967/jnumed.117.199554. 2017

Book Chapter

Opportunities and challenges for metal chemistry in molecular imaging: from gamma camera imaging to PET and multimodality imaging

Authors: Southworth, R.; Torres Martin de Rosales, R.; Meszaros, L.K.; Ma, M.T.; Mullen, G.E.D.; Fruhwirth, G.; Young, JD.; Imberti, C.; Bagunya-Torres, J.; Andreozzi, E.; Blower PJ.

In: Adv Inorg Chem, 2016; 68:1-41. 2016


Samuel Vennin - Writing Up

Computational assessment of hemodynamics-based diagnostic tools using a database of virtual subjects: Application to three case studies (2nd author)

Authors: Willemet, M.; Vennin, S.; Alastruey, J.

In: Journal of Biomechanics 49, no. 16 (2016): 3908-3914.

Noninvasive calculation of the aortic blood pressure waveform from the flow velocity waveform: a proof of concept

Authors: Vennin, S.; Mayer, A.; Li, Y.; Fok, H.; Clapp, B.; Alastruey, J.; Chowienczyk, P.

In: American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology 309, no. 5 (2015): H969-H976.


Samy Abo Seada - 3rd Year PhD

Optimized amplitude modulated multiband RF pulse design

Authors: Abo Seada, S.; Price, A.N.; Hajnal, J.V.; Malik, S.J.

In: Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2017