Members

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

 Bernard Choi, Ph.D.
 Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

 Anthony Durkin, Ph.D.
 Associate Professor, Beckman Laser Institute

 Bruce Tromberg, Ph.D.
 Director, Beckman Laser Institute
 Principal Investigator, Laser and Medical Microbeam Program (LAMMP)
 Professor, Biomedical Engineering

RESEARCH STAFF

 Fred Ayers, M.S. BME
 Lab Consultant, MI Inc.
 Wide-Field Spatial Mapping of In-vivo Tattoo Skin Optical Properties
 Characterization and Classification of Skin Pathologies

 David Cuccia, Ph.D.
 Lab Consultant, MI Inc.
 Quantitative Assessment of Pedicle Flaps in Reconstructive Surgery
 SFDI/PDT of Basal Cell Carcinoma
  Metal Nanoparticle Mediated Imaging, Targeting, and Treatment of Cancer
  Software and Hardware Design

 Amaan Mazhar, Ph.D.
 Lab Consultant, MI Inc.
 Speckle Imaging in the SFD
 Fluorescence Imaging in the SFD
  Spatially-Modulated Near-Infrared Light for Image-Guided Oncologic Surgery

  SFDI for monitoring effects of laser therapy on port wine stain

 Gennadiy Melkumyan, B.S.
 Biomedical Engineering
 Instrument Integration

 John Nguyen, M.S. BME
 Junior Specialist, Biomedical Engineering
 Motion Correction for SFDI
 Correcting for the Effects of Melanin in SFDI
  SFDI for Burn Severity Assessment in a Preclinical Model

 Dmitry Yudovsky, Ph.D.
 Consultant, DYScientific
 Modeling of Light Propagation in Layered Tissue
 Imaging of Diabetic Ulcers

POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLARS

 Adrien Ponticorvo, Ph.D.
 SFDI for Quantitative Assesment of Reconstructive Flaps

 Rolf Saager, Ph.D.
 Characterization and Classifcation of Skin Pathologies
  SFDI/PDT of Basal Cell Carcinoma
  Spatially Modulated Quantitative Spectroscopy (SMoQS)
 SFDI Instrumentation

 Ata Sharif, M.D.
 Wide-Field Functional Imaging of Burns
  In-vivo Determination of Skin Optical Properties
 SFDI for Monitoring Effects of Laser Therapy on Port Wine Stain

 Sean White, Ph.D.
 Tracking Angiogenesis in Pre-Vascularized Tissues with WiFI

 Robert Wilson, PhD
 3D multispectral SFD tomographic reconstruction algorithms

 Bruce Yang, Ph.D. BME

GRADUATE STUDENTS

 Kyle Nadeau, Graduate Student
 Biomedical Engineering
  Point of Care DSLR SFDI System
 Novel Modulation Schemes to Quantify Scattering Orientation

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

 Yasna Behmardi

 Ryan Bertwell, BS Candidate
  Biomedical Engineering

 Rebecca Rowland, BS Candidate
  Biomedical Engineering

 Kevin Suh

 June Tong, B.S. Candidate
  Biomedical Engineering
 SFDI Analysis of Reconstructive Flaps

 Mark Zafico

ALUMNI

  Kendrew Au, M.S. BME
  Biomedical Engineering
 Spatially Modulated Quantitative Spectroscopy (SMoQS)

  Scott Bogdanoff, BS
  Biomedical Engineering

 Haotian Cui, M.S. BME
  Biomedical Engineering
 WiFI 3 Spanning Visible to NIR

 Steven Dell

 Sandesh Gourkar, BS
 Biology

 Eugene Huang, Ph.D.
 Clinical LSI

 Jae Kim, Ph.D. (post-doc)
 Monitoring Tumor Angiogenesis and Chemotherapy Treatments in Pre-Clinical Models

 Clement Kondru, M.S. BME
 Biomedical Engineering
  Characterization and Classification of Skin Pathologies

 Soren Konecky, Ph.D. (post-doc)
Tomography in the SFD
  Monitoring Acute and Chronic Brain Injuries

 Alexander Lin, PhD, MD Candidate
 Biomedical Engineering
  Optical Characterization of Alzheimers Disease

 Austin Moy, Ph.D. BME
 Biomedical Engineering
 Monitoring Tumor Angiogenesis and Chemotherapy Treatments in Pre-Clinical Models

 Scott Newacheck, B.S.
 Biomedical Engineering
 SFDI Imaging in a Preclinical Model of Graded Burn Wounds

 Vincent Nguyen, BS BME
 Biomedical Engineering

 Nika Nikbakht, B.S.
 Biomedical Engineering

 Sangyong Park, Ph.D. (post-doc)
 Characterization and Classification of Skin Pathologies

 Sarin Patel, BS
 Biomedical Engineering
  Quantitative Assessment of Pedicle Flaps in Reconstructive Surgery

 Tyler Bywaters Rice, Ph.D., Physics
 Physics
  A Spatially-Modulated Scatter Imaging System to Detect Tumor-Associate Stroma
 Speckle Imaging in the SFD

 Kelly Sry, BS
 Biomedical Engineering
  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3565222/

 Ricky Suen, BS
 Biomedical Engineering

 Eren Taydas, MD
 Burn Wound Assessment in a Preclinical Model using SFDI
 SFDI for Quantitative Assesment of Reconstructive Flaps

 Alex Truong, BS
 Biomedical Engineering

 Jessie Weber, Ph.D.
 Biomedical Engineering
 Layered Geometries in SFD
 Coregistration of Electrical and Optical Signals in a Seizure Model

  SFDI and CTIS: Rapid Hyperspectral Imaging

 Amr Yafi, MD
 Assessment of Burn Wounds Using WiFI

  Quantitative Assessment of Pedicle Flaps in Reconstructive Surgery

 Owen Yang, Ph.D. BME
 Biomedical Engineering

  Rapid Visualization of LSI Data

 Clement Yaori, BS
 Biomedical Engineering