Conference Abstracts

  1. Chen X, Lowerison MR, Dong Z, Chandrasekaran NV, Llano DA, Song P, “Deep Learning-Based Microbubble Localization for Fast Ultrasound Localization Microscopy,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, 2020.
  2. Lowerison MR, Zhang W, Dong Z, Miller RJ, Keller KA, Song P, “Super-resolution Ultrasound Localization Microscopy on a Rabbit Liver VX2 Tumor Model: an Initial Feasibility Study,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, 2020.
  3. Kou Z, Lowerison MR, Song P, Oelze ML, “Fast High-Resolution Ultrasound Microvessel Imaging with Null Subtraction Imaging-based Beamforming,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, 2020.
  4. Lowerison MR, Zhang W, Song P, “Therapy Evaluation of Chemotherapy and Anti-angiogenic Treated Colorectal Cancer Xenografts in Chicken Embryo via Ultrasound Localization Microscopy,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, 2020.
  5. Huang C, Lowerison MR, Trzasko JD, Manduca A, Bresler Y, Tang S, Gong P, Lok UW, Song P, Chen S, “Fast and Robust Super-Resolution Ultrasound Microvessel Imaging via Microbubble Separation,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Glasgow, Scotland, 2019.
  6. Lowerison MR, Huang C, Chen S, Song P, “Structural-Functional Imaging of Renal Tumor Xenografts in Chicken Embryo via Ultrasound Localization Microscopy,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Glasgow, Scotland, 2019.
  7. Gong P, Song P, Huang C, Trzasko JD, Chen S, “System-Independent Ultrasound Attenuation Coefficient Estimation Using Spectra Normalization,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Kobe, Japan, 2018.
  8. Gong P, Song P, Huang C, Chen S, “On Combination of Hadamard-encoded Multi-pulses and Multiplane Wave Transmission in Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Imaging,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Kobe, Japan, 2018.
  9. Huang C, Song P, Gong P, Trzasko JD, Manduca A, Chen S, “Ultrafast Ultrasound Microvessel Imaging With Accelerated Singular Value Decomposition Clutter Filtering and Noise Debiasing,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Kobe, Japan, 2018.
  10. Huang C, Song P, Gong P, Trzasko JD, Manduca A, Chen S, “Simultaneous Noise Suppression and Incoherent Artifacts Reduction In Ultrafast Ultrasound Microvessel Imaging,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Kobe, Japan, 2018.
  11. Song P, Manduca A, Trzasko JD, Daigle RE, Chen S, “A Systematic Investigation of Microbubble Spatial Sampling Requirement and Microbubble Localization Methods for Super-resolution Imaging,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Kobe, Japan, 2018.
  12. Song P, Trzasko JD, Manduca A, Chen S, “Kalman Filter-based Microvessel Inpainting for Super-Resolution Imaging,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Kobe, Japan, 2018.
  13. Nicolai EN, Song P, Knudsen BE, Settell ML, McConico AL, Ross EK, Chen S, Ludwig KA, “Immediate and Compensatory Responses to Vagus Nerve Stimulation: From Deep Brain to End Organ,” Minnesota Neuromodulation Symposium, Minneapolis, MN, 2018.
  14. Song P, Manduca A, Trzasko JD, Chen S, “Robust and Fast Subpixel Registration for Functional Ultrasound Imaging and Ultrafast Ultrasound Localization Microscopy,” American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, New York, NY, 2018.
  15. Gong P, Song P, Huang C, Fazzio RT, Ruddy KJ, Ghosh K, Chen S, “Ultra-sensitive Microvessel Imaging for Breast Tumors: Initial Experiences,” American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, New York, NY, 2018.
  16. Knudsen JM, Song P, Sheedy SP, Kolbe AB, Bruining DH, Chen S, “Utilizing Ultrasound Super-Resolution Microvessel Imaging by Combining Ultrafast Imaging with Contrast Microbubbles: An In Vivo Feasibility Study Under Clinical Settings,” International Bubble Conference 2017, Chicago, IL, 2017.
  17. Song P, Kolbe AB, Knudsen JM, Sheedy SP, Becker BD, Bruining DH, Chen S, “Quantitative Inflammation Assessment for Crohn’s Disease Using Ultrasound Microvessel Imaging: A Pilot Study,” Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2017, Chicago, IL, 2017.
  18. Urban MW, Kijanka P, Qiang B, Song P, Amador Carrascal C, Chen S, “Shear Wave Phase Velocity Dispersion Estimation in Viscoelastic Materials Using the Multiple Signal Classification Method,” J Acoust Soc Am., 141(5), 3720-3720, 2017.
  19. Yang Y, Song P, Chen S, Urban MW, McGough RJ, “Shear Elasticity and Shear Viscosity Imaging in Viscoelastic Phantoms,” J Acoust Soc Am., 141(5), 3720-3721, 2017.
  20. Song P, Cuellar Ramos C, Islam R, Wen H, Knudsen BE, Grahn PJ, Lee KH, Chen S, Lavrov IA, “Functional Ultrasound (fUS) Imaging of Vascular Changes Evoked by Spinal Cord Electrical Stimulation and Spinal Cord Transection,” Neuroscience 2017, Washington DC, 2017.
  21. Song P, Trzasko JD, Manduca A, Huang R, Kadirvel R, Kallmes DF, Chen S, “Robust Ultrasound Super-Resolution Mirovessel Imaging with Spatiotemporal Nonlocal Means Filtering and Bipartite Graph-Based Microbubble Tracking,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Washington, DC, 2017.
  22. Song P, Manduca A, Trzasko JD, Chen S, “Singular Value Decomposition-Based Noise Equalization for Ultrafast Plane Wave Microvessel Imaging,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Washington, DC, 2017.
  23. Song P, Trzasko JD, Manduca A, Qiang B, Kadirvel R, Kallmes DF, Chen S, “Fast and Robust Spatiotemporal Microvessel Clutter Filter with Randomized Singular Value Decomposition (rSVD) and Randomized Spatial Downsampling,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Washington, DC, 2017.
  24. Mellema DC, Song P, Manduca A, Urban MW, Kinnick RR, Greenleaf JF, Chen S, “Probe Oscillation Shear Wave Elastography: A Model Free Approach for Estimation of Probe Motion Artifacts,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Washington, DC, 2017.
  25. Long Z, Tradup DJ, Eby S, Song P, Chen S, Hangiandreou NJ, “Evaluation of Two Ultrasound Systems for Shear Wave Elastography Measurements of Small Targets,” American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Denver, CO, 2017.
  26. Urban MW, Kijanka P, Qiang B, Song P, Amador Carrascal C, Chen S, “Estimation of Phase Velocity Dispersion in Viscoelastic Materials Using the Multiple Signal Classification (MUSIC) Method,” International Symposium on Ultrasonic Imaging and Tissue Characterization, Arlington, VA, Jun. 2017.
  27. Song P, Manduca A, Trzasko JD, Chen S, “Block-wise Adaptive Clutter Filtering for Ultrasound Microflow Imaging,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Tours, France, Sep. 2016.
  28. Mellema DC, Song P, Manduca A, Urban MW, Kinnick RR, Greenleaf JF, Chen S, “Real-time Realization of Probe Oscillation Shear Wave Elastography on a Low-tier Portable Ultrasound Scanner,” IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Tours, France, Sep. 2016.
  29. Long Z, Tradup DJ, Song P, Stekel SF, Chen S, Hangiandreou NJ, “Acceptance testing of ultrasound systems for shear wave elastography measurements,” American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Washington, DC, 2016.
  30. Song P, Bi X, Mellema DC, Manduca A, Urban MW, Pellikka PA, Chen S, Greenleaf JF, “Pediatric Cardiac Shear Wave Elastography: A Pilot Study on Healthy Controls,” American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, New York, NY, 2016.
  31. Song P, Mellema DC, Sheedy SP, Meixner DD, Karshen RM, Urban MW, Manduca A, Sanchez W, Callstrom MR, Greenleaf, JF, Chen S, “Performance of 2-D Ultrasound Shear Wave Elastography in Liver Fibrosis Detection Using Magnetic Resonance Elastography as the Reference Standard: A Pilot Study,” American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, New York, NY, 2016.
  32. Urban MW, Qiang B, Aristizabal S, Nenadic IV, Song P, Chen S, McGough RJ, Greenleaf JF, “Simulation of Wave Propagation in Anisotropic and Viscoelastic Tissues,” J Acoust Soc Am., 138(3), 1906-1906, 2015.
  33. Song P, Urban MW, Manduca A, Greenleaf JF, Chen S, “Robust and Ultrafast Detection of Shear Wave Motion Using Coded Excitation,” American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Orlando, FL, Mar. 2015.
  34. Denis M, Mehrmohammadi M, Song P, Meixner DD, Fazzio RT, Chen S, Fatemi M, Alizad A, “Comb-push Ultrasound Shear Elastography Assessment of Suspicious Breast Lesions: Updates on Preliminary In Vivo Study,” International Tissue Elasticity Conference, Snowbird, UT, Sep. 2014.
  35. Eby SF, Giambini H, Cloud BA, Brandenburg JE, Song P, Chen S, An KN, “Shear wave elastography of passive muscle stiffness throughout adulthood,” Minnesota Orthopedic Society Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, 2014.
  36. Mehrmohammadi M, Song P, Denis M, Fazzio RT, Chen S, Fatemi M, Alizad A, “Comb-push ultrasound shear elastography of thyroid,” The American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2014, Montreal, Canada.
  37. Brandenburg JE, Eby SF, Song P, Zhao H, Chen S, Landry B, An KN, “Direct Quantification of Passive Muscle Stiffness in Children With Cerebral Palsy Using Shear Wave Elastography,” American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine
  38. Brandenburg JE, Eby SF, Song P, Zhao H, Landry B, Chen S, An KN, “Gender and foot dominance do not influence passive muscle stiffness of the lateral gastrocnemius muscle in typically developing children,” American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  39. Eby SF, Giambini H, Cloud B, Brandenburg JE, Song P, Chen S, An KN, “Quantitative Evaluation of Passive Biceps Brachii Stiffness Throughout Adulthood”, 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston July, 2014.
  40. Song P, Urban MW, Pislaru SV, Pislaru C, Zhao H, Chen S, Greenleaf JF, “Novel Shear Wave Motion Tracking Technique with Pulse-inversion Harmonic Imaging for Quantitative and Noninvasive Assessment of Myocardial Stiffness”, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Las Vegas, NV, Apr. 2014. (AIUM New Investigator Award Honorable Mention).
  41. Song P, Zhao H, Urban MW, Manduca A, Pislaru SV, Kinnick RR, Greenleaf JF, Chen S, “Robust Shear Wave Motion Tracking Using Ultrasound Harmonic Imaging”, J Acoust Soc Am. 2013 Nov; 134(5):4010.
  42. Mehrmohammadi M, Song P, Amador Carrascal C, Urban MW, Callstrom MR, Morris JC, Chen S, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M, Alizad A, “Application of shear wave imaging and shear wave dispersion ultrasound vibrometry in assessing viscoelastic properties of human thyroid: In vivo pilot study”, J Acoust Soc Am. 2013 Nov; 134(5):4009.
  43. Mehrmohammadi M, Song P, Amador Carrascal C, Urban MW, Callstrom MR, Morris JC, Chen S, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M, Alizad A, “Fast and Targeted Viscoelastic Evaluation of Thyroid Nodules: In vivo Study”, International Tissue Elasticity Conference, Lingfield Park, Surrey, UK, 2013.
  44. Brandenburg JE, Eby SF, Song P, Zhao H, Chen S, Hoffman AM, Landry B, Kingsley-Berg S, An KN, “Shear Wave Elastography for Noninvasive Quantification of Passive Muscle Stiffness in Typically Developing Children”, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  45. Song P, Manduca A, Li Z, Zhao H, Urban MW, Greenleaf JF, Chen S, “Two-dimensional Shear Elasticity Imaging Using Comb-push Acoustic Radiation Force and Algebraic Direct Inversion of the Motion Differential Equation”, J Acoust Soc Am. 2011 Oct; 130(4):2424.
  46. Hannanvash N, Chang YJ, Song P, Bashford GR, Kulig K, “Patellar Tendon Morphology in Elite Male Volleyball Athletes with and without Patellar Tendinopathy”, American Physical Therapy Association, New Orleans, LA, Feb. 2011.
  47. Rawat M, Burnfield JM, Song P, Arya S, Bashford GR, Kulig K, “Morphological Adaptations in Lower Extremity Tendons Following Spinal Cord Injury”, American Physical Therapy Association, San Diego, CA, Feb. 2010.