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BRL Publications (2010 - 2019)

Selected Bioacoustics Research Lab publications from 1980 through the present are available in pdf format. If the full pdf of a publication is available, the title will be linked. Updated: October 2, 2014

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2014

• O.C. Coiado and W.D. O'Brien, Jr. The Role of the Duty Factor in Ultrasound-mediated Cardiac Stimulation. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 136:3, 231-235, 2014.

• X. Li, G. Ghoshal, R.J. Lavarello, M.L. Oelze. Exploring Potential Mechanisms Responsible for Observed Changes of Ultrasonic Backscattered Energy with Temperature Variations. Med Phys, 41, 052901, 2014.

• D.A. King and W.D. O'Brien, Jr. Quantitative Analysis of Ultrasound Contrast Agent Postexcitation Collapse. IEEE Trans UFFC, 61, 1237-1241, 2014.

• N. Mannicke, M. Schone, M. Gottwald, F. Gobel, M.L. Oelze. 3-D High-Frequency Ultrasound Backscatter Analysis of Human Articular Cartilage. Ultrasound in Med & Biol, 40:1, 244-257, 2014.

• N. Mannicke, M. Schone, M.L. Oelze, K. Raum. Articular Cartilage Degeneration Classification by Means of High-Frequency Ultrasound. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 22, 1577-1582, 2014.

2013

• M. Gauthier, D.A. King, W.D. O'Brien, Jr. Influence of Microbubble Size on Postexcitation Collapse Thresholds for Single Ultrasound Contrast Agents Using Double Passive Cavitation Detection. IEEE Trans UFFC, 60:5, 877-879, 2013.

• M. Gauthier, D.A. King, W.D. O'Brien, Jr. Evaluation of the Temporal Stability of Definity using Double Passive Cavitation Detection. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 32, 1535-1537, 2013.

• M. Gauthier, Q. Yin, J.-J. Cheng, W.D. O'Brien, Jr. Production Approaches for Microbubbles Loaded with Nanoparticles. 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF and PFM Symposium, 1521-1524, 2013.

• A. Han, R. Abuhabsah, R.J. Miller, S. Sarwate, W.D. O'Brien, Jr. The Measurement of Ultrasound Backscattering from Cell Pellett Biophantoms and Tumors ex vivo. JASA, 134:1, 686-693, 2013.

• C.P. Karunakaran, M.L. Oelze. Amplitude Modulated Chirp Excitation to Reduce Grating Lobes and Maintain Ultrasound Intensity at the Focus of an Array. Ultrasonics, 53, 1293-1303, 2013.

• J.P. Kemmerer, G. Ghoshal, C. Karunakaran, M.L. Oelze. Assessment of High-intensity Focused Ultrasound Treatment of Rodent Mammary Tumors using Ultrasound Backscatter Coefficients. JASA, 134:2, 1559-1568, 2013.

• J.P. Kemmerer, G. Ghoshal, M.L. Oelze. Quantitative Ultrasound Assessment of Ultrasound Therapy in Rodent Mammary Tumors: In Vivo and Ex Vivo Results. 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF and PFM Symposium, 1793-1796, 2013.

• G.K. Kulsharova, M.B. Lee, F. Cheng, M. Haque, H. Choi, K. Kim, W.D. O'Brien, Jr, G. Logan Liu. In Vitro and In Vivo Imaging of Peptide-Encapsulated Polymer Nanoparticles for Cancer Biomarker Activated Drug Delivery. IEEE Trans Biosci, 12:4, 304-310, 2013.

• R.J. Lavarello, W.R. Ridgway, S.S. Sarwate, M.L. Oelze. Characterization of Thyroid Cancer in Mouse Models using High-frequency Quantitative Ultrasound Techniques. Ultrasound in Med & Biol, 39:12, 2333-2341, 2013.

• F. Liao, W.D. O'Brien Jr., Y.-K. Jan. Assessing Complexity of Skin Blood Flow Oscillations in Response to Locally Applied Heating and Pressure in Rats: Implications for Pressure Ulcer Risk. Physica A, 2013.

• A.C. Luchies, M.L. Oelze. Modeling Volume Power Spectra for Collections of Spheres in a Finite Container. 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF and PFM Symposium, 413-416, 2013.

• J. Mamou, A. Coron, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, M. Hata, M.L. Oelze, E. Yanagihara, T. Yamaguichi, P. Laugier, J. Machi, E.J. Feleppa. High-Frequency Quantitative Ultrasound Approaches for Cancer Detection in Freshly-Excised Lymph Nodes. Proc of Meetings on Acoustics, 19:075078, 1-3, 2013.

• J. Mamou, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, A. Coron, M.L. Oelze, T. Yamaguichi, M. Hata, E. Yanagihara, J. Machi, P. Laugier, E.J. Feleppa. Spatial-Resolution Optimization of 3D High-Frequency Quantitative Ultrasound Methods to Detect Metastatic Regions in Human Lymph Nodes. 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF and PFM Symposium, 1216-1219, 2013.

• N. Mannicke, M. Schone, M. Gottwald, F. Gobel, M. Oelze, K. Raum. High-Frequency Backscatter Analysis of Human Articular Cartilage. 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF and PFM Symposium, 1228-1231, 2013.

• A.D. Pawlicki, W.D. O'Brien, Jr., . Method for Estimating Total Attenuation from a Spatial Map of Attenuation Slope for Quantitative Ultrasound Imaging. Ultrasonic Imaging, 35:2, 162-172, 2013.

• E. Saegusa-Beecroft, J. Machi, J. Mamou, M. Hata, A. Coron, E.T. Yanagihara, T. Yamaguchi, M.L. Oelze, P. Laugier, E.J. Feleppa. Three-dimensional quantitative ultrasound for detecting lymph node metastases. J Surg Res, 183, 258-269, 2013.

• L. Sannachi, H. Tadayyon, A. Sadeghi-naini, O. Falou, Z. Jahedmotlagh, M.L. Oelze, G.J. Czarnota. Evaluation of Tumor Cell Death Response in Locally-Advanced Breast Cancer Patients to Chemotherapy Treatment by Scattering Property Estimates Using Ultrasound Backscatter. Proc of Meetings on Acoustics, 19:075087, 1-5, 2013.

• B.W. Smith, J.K. King, R.J. Miller, J.P. Blue, Jr., S. Sarwate, W.D. O'Brien, Jr., J. W. Erdman, Jr. Optimization of a Low Magnesium Cholesterol-Containing Diet for the Development of Atherosclerosis in Rabbits. J Food Res, 2:1, 168-178, 2013.

• T. Tran-Duc, N. Linh-Trung, M.L. Oelze, M.N. Do. Application of l1 Regularization for High-Quality Reconstruction of Ultrasound Tomography. IFMBE Proc, 40, 309-312, 2013.

• L.A. Wirtzfeld, K. Nam, Y. Labyed, G. Ghoshal, A. Haak, E. Sen-Gupta, Z. He, N.R. Hirtz, R.J. Miller, S. Sarwate, D.G. Simpson, J.A. Zagzebski, T.A. Bigelow, M.L. Oelze, T.J. Hall, W.D. O'Brien Jr. Techniques and Evaluation From a Cross-Platform Imaging Comparison of Quantitative Ultrasound Parameters in an In Vivo Rodent Fibroadenoma Model. IEEE TUFFC, 60:7, 1386-1400, 2013.

• O. Zentano, W. Ridgway, S. Sarwate, M.L. Oelze, R. Lavarello. Ultrasonic Attenuation Imaging in a Rodent Thyroid Cancer Model. 2013 Joint UFFC, EFTF and PFM Symposium, 88-91, 2013.

2012

• C.K. Abbey, N.Q. Nguyen, W.D. O'Brien, Jr., M.F. Insana. An Ideal Observer Approach to Mechanical Limits in B-Mode Ultrasound Imaging. 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS, San Diego, CA USA, 28 August-1 September 2012, 2306-2309, 2012.

• M. J. Borrelli, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., L. J. Bernock, H. R. Williams, E. Hamilton, J. Wu, M. L. Oelze, W. C. Culp. Production of Uniformly Sized Serum Albumin and Dextrose Microbubbles. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 19, 198-208, 2012.

• M. J. Borrelli, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., E. Hamilton, M. L. Oelze, J. Wu, L.J. Bernock, S. Tung, H. Rokadia, W.C. Culp. Influences of Microbubble Diameter and Ultrasonic Parameters on In Vitro Sonothrombolysis Efficacy. J Vasc Interv Radiol, 23, 1677-1684, 2012.

• E.B. Buiochi, R.J. Miller, E. Hartman, F. Buiochi, R.A. Bassani, E.T. Costa, W.D. O'Brien Jr.. Transthoracic Cardiac Ultrasonic Stimulation Induces a Negative Chronotropic Effect. IEEE Trans UFFC, 59:12, 2655-2661, 2012.

• O.C. Coiado, E.B. Buiochi, E.T. Costa, R.A. Bassani, W.D. O'Brien, Jr. Efeito Cronotropico Negativo Em Coracao De Ratos Apos A Aplicacao Do Ultrassom De Alta Potencia. XXIII Congresso Brasileiro em Engenharia Biomedica-XXIII CBEB, 2356-2359, 2012.

• A. Coron, J. Mamou, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, M.L. Oelze, T. Yamaguchi, M. Hata, J. Machi, E. Yanagihara, P. Laugier, E.J. Feleppa A Quantiatative Ultrasound-Based Method and Device for Reliably Guiding Pathologists to Metastatic Regions of Dissected Lymph Nodes. ISBI 2012, 1064-1067, 2012.

• M.M. Forbes, W.D.O'Brien, Jr. Development of a Theoretical Model Describing Sonoporation Activity of Cells Exposed to Ultrasound in the Presence of Contrast Agents. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 131, 2723-2729, 2012.

• M. Gauthier, D.A. King, W.D.O'Brien, Jr. Influence of Microbubble Size Distribution on Postexcitation Thesholds for Single Ultrasound Contrast Agent using Double Passive Cavitation Detection. 2012 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium Proceedings, 417-420, 2012.

• G. Ghoshal, R.J. Lavarello, J.P. Kemmerer, R.J. Miller, M. Oelze. Ex Vivo Study of Quantitative Ultrasound Parameters in Fatty Rabbit Livers. Ultrasound in Med. & Biol., 38, 2238-2248, 2012.

• G. Ghoshal, S. Swat, M. Oelze. Synergistic Effects of Ultrasound-Activated Microbubbles and Doxorubicin on Short-Term Survival of Mouse Mammary Tumor Cells. Ultrasonic Imaging, 34, 15-22, 2012.

• G. Ghoshal and M. Oelze. Time Domain Attenuation Estimation Method from Ultrasonic Backscattered Signals. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 132, 533-543, 2012.

• G. Ghoshal, J.P. Kemmerer, M.L. Oelze. Changes in Quantitative Ultrasound Parameters during HIFU Application. AIP Conf. Proc., 1481, 106-111, 2012.

• C. A. Johnson, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. The Angiogenic Response is Dependent on Ultrasound Contrast Agent Concentration. Vascular Cell, 4, 2012.

• J.P. Kemmerer, G. Ghoshal, M.L. Oelze. Quantitative Ultrasound Assessment of Thermal Damage in Excised Liver. AIP Conf. Proc., 1481, 169-174, 2012.

• J.P. Kemmerer and M.L. Oelze. Ultrasonic Assessment of Thermal Therapy in Rat Liver. Ultrasound in Med. & Biol., 38, 2130-2137, 2012.

• M.W. Kroll, R.M. Fish, D. Lakkireddy, R.M. Luceri, and D. Panescu. Defibrillation Success Rates for Electrically-induced Fibrillation: Hair of the Dog. EMBC, 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE, 689-693, 2012.

• M.W. Kroll, R.M. Fish, D. Lakkireddy, R.M. Luceri, and D. Panescu. Essentials of Low-power Electrocution: Established and Speculated Mechanisms. EMBC, 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE, 5734-5740, 2012.

• R. Lavarello, M. Oelze. Quantitative Ultrasound Estimates from Populations of Scatterers with Continuous Size Distributions: Effects of the Size Estimator Algorithm. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 59:9, 2012.

• S.M. Leithem, R.J. Lavarello, W. D. O'Brien, Jr.,M.L. Oelze. Estimating Concentration of Ultrasound Contrast Agents with Backscatter Coefficients: Experimental and Theoretical Aspects. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 131, 2295-2305, 2012.

• A. C. Luchies, G. Ghoshal, W. D. O'Brien Jr., M. L Oelze. Quantitative Ultrasonic Characterization of Diffuse Scatterers in the Presence of Structures that Produce Coherent Echoes. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 59, 893-904, 2012.

• J. Mamou, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, A. Coron, M.L. Oelze, T. Yamaguchi, M. Hata, J. Machi, E. Yanagihara, P. Laugier, E.J. Feleppa. Lymph Explorer: A New GUI using 3D High-Frequency Quantitative Ultrasound Methods to Guide Pathologists Towards Metastatic Regions in Human Lymph Nodes. 2012 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Dresden, Germany, 7-10 October, 2340-2343, 2012.

• J. Mamou, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, A. Coron, M.L. Oelze, T. Yamaguchi, J. Machi, M. Hata, E. Yanagihara, P. Laugier, E.J. Feleppo. Three-Dimensional Quantitative Ultrasound to Guide Pathologists Towards Metastatic Foci in Lymph Nodes. 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS, San Diego, CA USA, 28 August-1 September 2012, 1114-1117, 2012.

• K. Nam, I.M. Rosado-Mendez, L.A. Wirtzfeld, G. Ghoshal, A.D. Pawlicki, E.L. Madsen, R.J. Lavarello, M.L. Oelze, , J.A. Zagzebski, W.D. O'Brien, Jr., T.J. Hall. Comparison of Ultrasound Attenuation and Backscatter Estimates in Layered Tissue-Mimicking Phantoms among Three Clinical Scanners. Ultrasonic Imaging, 34(4), 209-221, 2012.

• K. Nam, I.M. Rosado-Mendez, L.A. Wirtzfeld, V., Kumar, E.L. Madsen, G. Ghoshal, A.D. Pawlicki, M.L. Oelze, R.J. Lavarello, T.A. Bigelow, J.A. Zagzebski, W.D. O'Brien, Jr., T.J. Hall. Cross-imaging System Comparison of Backscatter Coefficient Estimates from a Tissue-mimicking Material. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 132(3), 1319-1324, 2012.

• W.D. O'Brien, Jr.. Quantitative Ultrasound from Single Cells to Biophantoms to Tumors. 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS, San Diego, CA USA, 28 August-1 September 2012, 1118-1120, 2012.

• M.L. Oelze. Quantitative Ultrasound Techniques and Improvements to Diagnostic Ultrasonic Imaging. 2012 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Dresden, Germany, 7-10 October, 232-239, 2012.

• D. Panizo, R. Lavarello, G. Ghoshal, M. Oelze. Accuracy of Backscatter Coefficient Estimation Using Highly Focused Transducers. 2012 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Dresden, Germany, 7-10 October, 2344-2347, 2012.

• B.W. Smith, D.G. Simpson, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., R.J. Miller, J.P.Blue, A. Haak, J.W. Erdman. Contrast Ultrasound Imaging of the Aorta Alters Vascular Morphology and Circulating von Willebrand Factor in Hypercholesterolemic Rabbits. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 31, 711-720, 2012.

• J.S. Ullom, Michael L. Oelze, Jose R. Sanchez. Speckle Reduction for Ultrasonic Imaging Using Frequency Compounding and Despeckling Filters along with Coded Excitation and Pulse Compression. Advanced in Acoustics and Vibration, 2012, 1-16, 2012.

• Y. Yang and D. G Simpson. Conditional decomposition diagnostics for regression analysis of zero-inflated and left-censored data. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 21(4), 393-408, 2012.

2011

• E. Belassiano, R. Miller, E. Hartman, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., F. Buiochi and E. T. Costa. The Role of Ultrasound Operation Mode for Safely Interfering in the Heart Rate. Proceedings of the Pan American Health Care Exchanges Meeting, PAHCE 2011, 254-259, 2011.

• T. A. Bigelow, Y. Labyed,B. L. McFarlin, E. Sen-Gupta and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Comparison of Algorithms for Estimating Ultrasound Attenuation When Predicting Cervical Remodeling in a Rat Model. Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, 883-886, 2011.

• A. J. Dapore, M. R. King, J. Harter, S. Sarwate, M. L. Oelze, J. A. Zagzebski, M. N. Do, T. J. Hall and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Analysis of Human Fibroadenomas Using Three-Dimensional Impedance Maps. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 30, 1206-1213, 2011.

• R. M. Fish. High-Voltage Electrical Shock Without Injury. Eplasty, 11, 2011.

• M. M. Forbes, R. L. Steinberg, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Frequency-Dependent Evaluation of the Role of Definity in Producing Sonoporation of Chinese Hamster Ovary Cells. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 30, 61-69, 2011.

• G. Ghoshal, A. C. Luchies, J. P. Blue and M. L. Oelze. Temperature Dependent Ultrasonic Characterization of Biological Media. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 130, 2203-2211, 2011.

• A. Han, R. Abuhabsah, J. P. Blue, Jr., S. Sarwate and W. D. O'Brien, Jr.Ultrasonic Backscatter Coefficient Quantitative Estimates from High-concentration Chinese Hamster Ovary Cell Pellet Biophantoms. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 130, 4139-4147, 2011.

• C. A. Johnson, R. J. Miller and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Ultrasound Contrast Agents Affect the Angiogenic Response. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 30, 933-941, 2011.

• D. A. King and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Comparison Between Maximum Radial Expansion of Ultrasound Contrast Agents and Experimental Postexcitation Signal Results. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 129, 114-121, 2011.

• Y. Labyed, T. A. Bigelow. A theoretical comparison of attenuation measurement techniques from backscattered ultrasound echoes. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 129, 2316-2324, 2011.

• Y. Labyed, T. A. Bigelow, B. L. McFarlin. Estimate of the Attenuation Coefficient Using a Clinical Array Transducer for the Detection of Cervial Ripening in Human Pregnancy. Ultrasonics, 51, 34-39, 2011.

• R. Lavarello and M. Oelze. Quantitative Ultrasound Estimates From Populations of Scatterers with Continuous Size Distributions. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 58, 744-749, 2011.

• R. Lavarello, G. Ghoshal and M. L. Oelze. On the Estimation of Backscatter Coefficients Using Single-Element Focused Transducers. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 129, 2903-2911, 2011.

• J. Mamou, A. Coron, M. L. Oelze, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, M. Hata, P. Lee, J. Machi, E. Yanagihara, P. Laugier and E. J. Feleppa. Three-Dimensional High-Frequency Backscatter and Envelope Quantification of Cancerous Human Lymph Nodes. Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology, 37, 345-357, 2011.

• K. Nam, I. M. Rosado-Mendez, L. A. Wirtzfeld, A. D. Pawlicki, V. Kumar, E. L. Madsen, G. Ghoshal, R. J. Lavarello, M. L. Oelze, T, A. Bigelow, J. A. Zagzebski, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. and T. J. Hall. Ultrasonic Attenuation and Backscatter Coefficient Estimates of Rodent-Tumor-Mimicking Structures: Comparison of Results among Clinical Scanners. In ultrasonic Imaging, 33, 233-250, 2011.

• W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Thermal and Other Non-Cavitational Mechanisms. In Advances in Biological and Medical Physics, ed. by V. Frenkel, pp. 7-38, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York, 2011. Contact Dr. O'Brien to discuss equation errors.

• A. D. Pawlicki, A. J. Dapore, S. Sarwate and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Three-Dimensional Impedance Map Analysis of Rabbit Liver. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 130, EL334-EL338, 2011.

• R.W. Schoonover, R. Lavarello, M. L. Oelze and P. S. Carney. Observation of Generalized Wolf Shifts in Short Pulse Spectroscopy. Applied Physics Letters, 98, 251107-1 - 251107-3, 2011.

2010

• J. J. Anderson, M.-T. Herd, M. R. King, A. Haak, Z. T. Hafez, J. Song, M. L. Oelze, E. L. Madsen, J. A. Zagzebski, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. and T. J. Hall. Interlaboratory Comparison of Backscatter Coefficient Estimates for Tissue-Mimicking Phantoms. Ultrasonic Imaging, 32, 48-64, 2010.

• G. Ghoshal and M. L. Oelze. Improved Scatterer Property Estimates from Ultrasound Backscatter Using Gate-Edge Correction and a Pseudo-Welch Technique. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, 57, 2828-2832, 2010.

• C. A. Johnson, S. Sarwate, R. J. Miller and William D. O'Brien, Jr. A Temporal Study of Ultrasound Contrast Agent-Induced Changes in Capillary Density. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 29, 1267-1275, 2010.

• J. Kemmerer, G. Ghoshal and M. L. Oelze. Quantitative Ultrasound Assessment of HIFU Induced Lesions in Rodent Liver. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 1396-1399, 2010.

• J. Kemmerer, S. Chang and M. L. Oelze. A New Approach for Detecting Attenuation Changes During High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 1404-1407, 2010.

• D. A. King, M. J. Malloy, A. C. Roberts, A. Haak, C. C. Yoder and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Determination of Postexcitation Thresholds for Single Ultrasound Contrast Agent Microbubbles Using Double Passive Cavitation Detection. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 127, 3449-3455, 2010.

• M. R. King, J. J. Anderson, M.-T. Herd, D. Ma, A. Haak, L. A. Wirtzfeld, E. L. Madsen, J.A. Zagzebski, M. L. Oelze, T. J. Hall and William D. O'Brien, Jr. Ultrasonic Backscatter Coefficients for Weakly Scattering, Agar Spheres in Agar Phantoms. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 128, 903-908, 2010.

• R. J. Lavarello and M. L. Oelze. Scattering by an Arrangement of Eccentric Cylinders Embedded on a Coated Cylinder with Applications to Tomographic Density Imaging (L). The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 127, 645-648, 2010.

• R. Lavarello and M. Oelze. Density Imaging Using a Multiple-Frequency DBIM Approach. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 57, 2471-2479, 2010.

• R. J. Lavarello and M. L. Oelze. Assessment of the Effects of Scatterer Size Distributions on Effective Scatterer Diameter Estimates. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 732-735, 2010.

• R. J. Lavarello, S. D. Bond and M.L. Oelze. Regularized Tomographic Density Imaging Using Multiple Frequency Information. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 2336-2339, 2010.

• P. Linden, J. R. Sanchez and M. L. Oelze. Small Lesion Detection with Resolution Enhancement Compression. Ultrasonic Imaging, 32, 16-32, 2010.

• A. Luchies, G. Ghoshal, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. and M.L. Oelze. Reducing the Effects of Specular Scatterers on QUS Imaging Using the Generalized Spectrum. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 728-731, 2010.

• J. Mamou, A. Coron, M. L. Oelze, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, M. Hata, J. Machi, E. Yanagihara, P. Laugier and E. J. Feleppa. Three-Dimentional High-Frequency Spectral and Envelope Quantification of Excised Human Lymph Nodes. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 604-607, 2010.

• B. L. McFarlin, T. A. Bigelow, Y. Labyed, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., M. L. Oelze. Ultrasonic Attenuation Estimation of the Pregnant Cervix: A Preliminary Report. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 36, 218-225, 2010.

• J.R. Sanchez and M. Oelze. A Spatially Varying Pulse Compression Filter for Coded Excitation Signals. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 371-374, 2010.

• J. R. Sanchez, M. Orescanin and M. Oelze. Improving Image Contrast Using Coded Excitation for Ultrasonic Imaging. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, 325-330, 2010.

• M. D. Santin, D. A. King, J. Foiret, A. Haak, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. and S. L. Bridal. Encapsulated Contrast Microbubble Radial Oscillation Associated with Postexcitation Pressure Peaks. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 127, 1156-1164, 2010.

• B. W. Smith, J. Strakova, J. L. King, J. W. Erdman, Jr. and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Validated Sandwich ELISA for the Quantification of von Willebrand Factor in Rabbit Plasma. Biomarker Insights, 5, 119-127, 2010.

• M. Teisseire, A. Han, R. Abuhabsah, J. P. Blue, Jr., S. Sarwate and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Ultrasonic Backscatter Coefficient Quantitative Estimates from Chinese Hamster Ovary Cell Pellet Biophantoms. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 128, 3175-3180.

• J. S. Ullom, M.Oelze and J.R. Sanchez. Ultrasound Speckle Reduction using Coded Excitation, Frequency Compounding, and Post-processing Despeckling Filters. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 2291-2294, 2010.

• Y. Yang and D. G. Simpson. Unified Computational Methods for Regression Analysis of Zero-Inflated and Bound-Inflated Data. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 54, 1525-1534, 2010.

• Y. Yang and D. G. Simpson. Conditional Decomposition Diagnostics for Regression Analysis of Zero-Inflated and Left-Censored Data. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, online, 2010.

• L. A. Wirtzfeld, G. Ghoshal, Z. T. Hafez, K. Nam, Y. Labyed, J. J. Anderson, M. - T. Herd, A. Haak, Z. He, R. J. Miller, S. Sarwate, D. G. Simpson, J. A. Zagzebski, T. A. Bigelow, M. L. Oelze, T. J. Hall, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Cross-Imaging Platform Comparison of Ultrasonic Backscatter Coefficient Measurements of Live Rat Tumors. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 29, 1117-1123, 2010.

• M. G. Wismer and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Evaluation of the Vibrational Modes of the Human Skull as it Relates to Bone-conducted Sound. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 128, 2792-2797, 2010.