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November 2017

Regularized Dual Averaging Image Reconstruction for Full-Wave Ultrasound Computed Tomography
Matthews, TP; Wang, K; Li, CP; Duric, N; Anastasio, MA
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 64, Iss 5, pp 811-825 (2017)

Characterization of Contrast Agent Microbubbles for Ultrasound Imaging and Therapy Research
Mulvana, H; Browning, RJ; Luan, Y; de Jong, N; Tang, MX; Eckersley, RJ; Stride, E
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 232-251 (2017)

Ultrasonic 3-D Vector Flow Method for Quantitative In Vivo Peak Velocity and Flow Rate Estimation
Holbek, S; Ewertsen, C; Bouzari, H; Pihl, MJ; Hansen, KL; Stuart, MB; Thomsen, C; Nielsen, MB; Jensen, JA
IEEE T-UFFC, 64, Iss 3, pp 544-554 (2017)

Left Ventricular Myocardial Segmentation in 3-D Ultrasound Recordings: Effect of Different Endocardial and Epicardial Coupling Strategies
Pedrosa, J; Barbosa, D; Heyde, B; Schnell, F; Rosner, A; Claus, P; D’hooge, J
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 64, Iss 3, pp 525-536 (2017)

Contrast Enhanced Superharmonic Imaging for Acoustic Angiography Using Reduced Form-Factor Lateral Mode Transmitters for Intravascular and Intracavity Applications
Wang, Z; Martin, KH; Huang, W; Dayton, PA; Jiang, X
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 64, Iss 2, pp 311-319 (2017)

Fabrication of Linear Array and Top-Orthogonal-to-Bottom Electrode CMUT Arrays With a Sacrificial Release Process
Greenlay, BA; Zemp, RJ
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 93-107 (2017)

Targeting Effects on the Volume of the Focused Ultrasound-Induced Blood-Brain Barrier Opening in Nonhuman Primates In Vivo
Karakatsani, ME; Samiotaki, G; Downs, ME; Ferrera, VP; Konofagou, EE
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 5, pp 798-810 (2017)

A 200-1380-kHz Quadrifrequency Focused Ultrasound Transducer for Neurostimulation in Rodents and Primates: Transcranial In Vitro Calibration and Numerical Study of the Influence of Skull Cavity
Constans, C; Deffieux, T; Pouget, P; Tanter, M; Aubry, JF
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 4, pp 717-724 (2017)

2016 Articles

PVDF Multielement Lamb Wave Sensor for Structural Health Monitoring
Ren, B.; Lissenden, CJ
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 63, Iss 1, pp 178-185 (2016)

Ultrasound Vector Flow Imaging-Part II: Parallel Systems
Jensen, JA; Nikolov, SI; Yu, ACH; Garcia, D
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 63, Iss 11, pp 1722-1732 (2016)

Review of Quantitative Ultrasound: Envelope Statistics and Backscatter Coefficient Imaging and Contributions to Diagnostic Ultrasound
Oelze, ML.; Mamou, J
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 63, Iss 2, pp 336-351 (2016)

Safety Assessment of Advanced Imaging Sequences I: Measurements
Jensen, JA; Rasmussen, MF; Pihl, MJ; Holbek, S; Hoyos, CAV; Bradway, DP; Stuart, MB; Tomov, BG
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 63, Iss 1, pp 110-119 (2016)

ULA-OP 256: A 256-Channel Open Scanner for Development and Real-Time Implementation of New Ultrasound Methods
Boni, E; Bassi, L; Dallai, A; Guidi, F; Meacci, V; Ramalli, A; Ricci, S; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 63, Iss 10, pp 1488-1495 (2016)

In Vivo Characterization of Cortical Bone Using Guided Waves Measured by Axial Transmission
Vallet, Q; Bochud, N; Chappard, C; Laugier, P; Minonzio, JG
IEEE T-UFFC,  Vol 63, Iss 9, pp 1361-1371 (2016)

Guided Wave Tomography Based on Full Waveform Inversion
Rao, J; Ratassepp, M; Fan, Z
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 5, pp 737-745 (2016)

Excitation Waveform Design for Lamb Wave Pulse Compression
Lin, J; Hua, J; Zeng, L; Luo, Z
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 1, pp 165-177 (2016)

Based on citation reports of October 2017 for articles published in 2016 and 2017

December 2017

Design and Fabrication of a Conceptual Arterial Ultrasound Phantom Capable of Exhibiting Longitudinal Wall Movement
Sandra, S; Widerstrom, A; Ahlgren, AR; Cinthio, M
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 11-18 (2017)

Small Rodent Cardiac Phantom for Preclinical Ultrasound Imaging
Anderson, T
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 19-24 (2017)

Wall-Less Flow Phantoms With Tortuous Vascular Geometries: Design Principles and a Patient-Specific Model Fabrication Example
Ho, CK; Chee, AJY; Yiu, BYS; Tsang, ACO; Chow, KW; Yu, ACH
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 25-38 (2017)

Pipe Phantoms With Applications in Molecular Imaging and System Characterization
Wang, SY; Herbst, EB; Pye, SD; Morna, CM; Hossack, JA
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 39-52 (2017)

Fabrication of Two Flow Phantoms for Doppler Ultrasound Imaging
Zhou, XW; Kenwright, DA; Wang, S; Hossack, JA; Hoskins, PR
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 53-65 (2017)

Ultrasound Scattering Anisotropy Visualization With Ultrasound Tomography
Barber, QM; Zemp, RJ
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 2, pp 335-339 (2017)

Investigating Shear Wave Physics in a Generic Pediatric Left Ventricular Model via In Vitro Experiments and Finite Element Simulations
Caenen, A; Pernot, M; Shcherbakova, DA; Mertens, L; Kersemans, M; Segers, P; Swillens, A
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 2, pp 349-361 (2017)

Repeatability and Reproducibility of a Clinically Based QUS Phantom Study and Methodologies
Han, AG; Andre, MP; Erdman, JW; Loomba, R; Sirlin, CB; O’Brien, WD
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 218-231 (2017)

2016 Articles

Analysis of Coherent and Diffuse Scattering Using a Reference Phantom
Rosado-Mendez, IM; Drehfal, LC; Zagzebski, JA; Hall, TJ
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 9, pp 1306-1320 (2016)

Quantitative Characterization of Tissue Microstructure in Concentrated Cell Pellet Biophantoms Based on the Structure Factor Model
Franceschini, E; de Monchy, R; Mamou, J
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 9, pp 1321-1334 (2016)

A Comparison Between Compounding Techniques Using Large Beam-Steered Plane Wave Imaging for Blood Vector Velocity Imaging in a Carotid Artery Model
Saris, AECM; Hansen, HHG; Fekkes, S; Nillesen, MM; Rutten, MCM; de Korte, CL
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 11, pp 1758-1771 (2016)

Assessing the Performance of Ultrafast Vector Flow Imaging in the Neonatal Heart via Multiphysics Modeling and In Vitro Experiments
Van Cauwenberge, J; Lovstakken, L; Fadnes, S; Rodriguez-Morales, A; Vierendeels, J; Segers, P; Swillens, A
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 11, pp 1772-1785 (2016)

Walled Carotid Bifurcation Phantoms for Imaging Investigations of Vessel Wall Motion and Blood Flow Dynamics
Chee, AJY; Ho, CK; Yiu, BYS; Yu, ACH
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 11, pp 1852-1864 (2016)

2-D Versus 3-D Cross-Correlation-Based Radial and Circumferential Strain Estimation Using Multiplane 2-D Ultrafast Ultrasound in a 3-D Atherosclerotic Carotid Artery Model
Fekkes, S; Swillens, AES; Hansen, HHG; Saris, AECM; Nillesen, MM; Iannaccone, F; Segers, P; de Korte, CL
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 10, pp 1543-1553 (2016)

Detection of Contrast Agents: Plane Wave Versus Focused Transmission
Viti, J; Vos, HJ; de Jong, N; Guidi, F; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 2, pp 203-211 (2016)

A Robotic Ultrasound Scanner for Automatic Vessel Tracking and Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of B-Mode Images
Merouche, S; Allard, L; Montagnon, E; Soulez, G; Bigras, P; Cloutier, G
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 63, Iss 1, pp 35-46 (2016)

Based on citation reports of November 2017 for articles published in 2016 and 2017

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