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Selected Bioengineering Research Partnership publications from 1952 through the present are available in pdf format. If the full pdf of a publication is available, the title will be linked. Updated: May 15, 2012.

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1989

• N. Akashi, H. Asai, J. Kushibiki, N. Chubachi and F. Dunn. A Method of Tissue Characterization at High Frequencies--Measurement of Acoustic Properties of Liver, Heart, and Fatty Tissues. Proc. Sprg. Mtg. Acoust. Soc. Japan, (Acoust. Soc. Japan, Tokyo, 1989), pp. 759-760, in Japanese.

• N. Akashi, J. Kushibiki, N. Chubachi and F. Dunn. Considerations for Quantitative Characterization of Biological Tissues by Scanning Acoustic Microscopy. Acoustical Imaging, 17, 183-191, 1989.

• C. M. W. Daft, G. A. D. Briggs and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Frequency Dependence of Tissue Attenuation Measured by Acoustic Microscopy. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 85, 2194-2201, 1989.

• T. J. Hall, E. L. Madsen, J. A. Zagzebski and E. J. Boote. Accurate Depth-independent Determination of Acoustic Backscatter Coefficients with Focused Transducers. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 85, 2410-2416, 1989.

• M. F. Insana, B. S. Garra, S. J. Rosenthal and T. J. Hall. Quantitative Ultrasonography. Medical Progress and Technology, 15, 141-153, 1989.

• M. F. Insana, T. J. Hall, G. G. Cox and S. J. Rosenthal. Progress in Quantitative Ultrasonic Imaging. SPIE Proceedings on Medical Imaging III: Image Formation, 1092-1099, 1989.

• H. Okawai, M. Tanaka, F. Dunn, N. Chubachi and K. Honda. Quantitative Display of Acoustic Properties of Biological Tissue Elements. Acoustical Imaging, 17, 193-206, 1989.

• L. X. Yao, J. A. Zagzebski and E. J. Boote. A Fast Algorithim to Calculate Ultrasound Pressure Fields from Single Element Transducers. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectircs and Frequency Control, 36, 446-451, 1989.


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1988

• E. J. Boote, J. A. Zagzebski, E. L. Madsen and T. J. Hall. Instrument-independent Acoustic Backscatter Coefficient Imaging. Ultrasonic Imaging, 10, 121-138, 1988.

• K. I. Carnes and F. Dunn. Absorption of Ultrasound by Mammalian Ovaries. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 84, 434-437, 1988.

• N. Chubachi, J. Kushibiki, T. Sannomiya, N. Akashi, M. Tanaka, H. Ohkawai and F. Dunn. Scanning Acoustic Microscope for Quantitative Characterization of Biological Tissues. Acoustical Imaging, 16, 277-285, 1988.

• C. M. W. Daft, G. A. D. Briggs and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Frequency dependence of tissue attenuation measured by acoustic microscopy. Proceedings of the 1988 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, pp. 971-974, 1988.

• W. D. O'Brien, Jr., J. W. Erdman, Jr. and T. B. Hebner. Ultrasonic Propagation Properties (@100 MHz) in Excessively Fatty Rat Liver. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 83, 1159-1167, 1988.

• R. C. Preston, D. R. Bacon, S. S. Corbett III, G. R. Harris, P. A. Lewin, J. A. MacGregor, W. D. O'Brien, Jr. and T. L. Szabo. Interlaboratory Comparison of Hydrophone Calibrations. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 35, 206-213, 1988.

• M. A. Riederer-Henderson, J. E. Olerud, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., F. K. Forster, D. L. Steiger, D. J. Ketterer and G. F. Odland. Biochemical and Acoustical Parameters of Normal Canine Skin. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 35, 967-972, 1988.

• D. L. Steiger, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., J. E. Olerud, M. A. Riederer-Henderson and G. F. Odland. Measurement Uncertainty Assessment of the Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope and Application to Canine Skin and Wound. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 35, 741-748, 1988.


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1987

• T. Burke, E. L. Madsen and J. A. Zagaebski. A Preliminary Study on the Angular Distribution of Scattered Ultrasound from Bovine Liver and Myocardium. Ultrasonic Imaging, 9, 132-145, 1987.

• T. J. Hall, E. L. Madsen and J. A. Zagzebski.A Taylor Series Expansion for Time Savings in Accurate Computation of Focused Ultrasound PRessure Fields. Ultrasonic Imaging, 9, 203-219, 1987.

• E. L. Madsen, T. J. Hall, J. A. Zagzebski and M. F. Insana. Use of Taylor Series Expansions for Time Savings in Computation of Accurate Transducer Pressure Fields. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectircs and Frequency Control, 34, 300-308, 1987.

• J. E. Olerud, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., M. A. Riederer-Henderson, D. Steiger, F. K. Forster, C. Daly, D. J. Ketterer and G. F. Odland. Ultrasonic Assessment of Skin and Wounds with the Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 88, 615-623, 1987.

• J. Zhang and F. Dunn. In vivo B/A Determination in a Mammalian Organ. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 81, 1635-1637, 1987.


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1986

• W. J. Davros, J. A. Zagzebski and E. L. Madsen. Frequency Dependent Angular Scattering of Ultrasound by Tissue Mimicking Materials and Excised Tissues. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 80, 229-237, 1986.

• F. Dunn. The Ultrasonic Nonlinearity Parameter of Biological Media and Its Dependence on Tissue Structure, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 12, 701-702, 1986.

• F. Dunn. Attenuation and Speed of Ultrasound in Lung: Dependence upon Frequency and Inflation. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 80, 1248-1250, 1986.

• N. Endoh and F. Dunn. On a Simple Measurement Method of the Nonlinear Acoustic Parameter B/A of Human Tissue. Proc. Fall Mtg. Acoust. Soc. Japan (Acoust. Soc. Japan, Tokyo, 1986), pp. 763-764, in Japanese.

• M. J. Haney and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Temperature Dependency of Ultrasonic Propagation Properties in Biological Materials. In Tissue Characterization with Ultrasound, Vol. I, J. F. Greenleaf (ed.), pp. 15-55, CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, FL, 1986.

• M. F. Insana, E. L. Madsen, T. J. Hall and J. A. Zagzebski. Tests of the Accuracy of Data Reduction for Determination of Acoustic Backscatter Coefficients. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 79, 1230-1236, 1986.

• E. L. Madsen, G. R. Franke, P. L. Carson, P. D. Edmonds, L. A. Frizzell, B. A. Herman, F. W. Kremkau, W. D. O'Brien, Jr., K. J. Parker and R. A. Robinson. Interlaboratory Comparison of Ultrasonic Attenuation and Speed Measurements. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 5, 569-576, 1986.


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1985

• C. A. Edwards and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Speed of Sound in Mammalian Tendon Threads Using Reference Media. IEEE Transactions on Sonics and Ultrasonics, SU-32, 351-354, 1985.

• P. M. Embree, K. M. U. Tervola, S. G. Foster and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Spatial Distribution of the Speed of Sound in Biological Materials with the Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope. IEEE Transactions Sonics and Ultrasonics, SU-32, 341-350, 1985.

• W. K. Law, L. A. Frizzell and F. Dunn. Determination of the Nonlinearity Parameter B/A of Biological Media. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 11, 307-318, 1985.

• K. M. U. Tervola, S. G. Foster and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Attenuation Coefficient Measurement Technique at 100 MHz with the Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope. IEEE Transactions on Sonics and Ultrasonics, SU-32, 259-265, 1985.

• K. M. U. Tervola, M. A. Grummer, J. W. Erdman, Jr. and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Ultrasonic Attenuation and Velocity Properties in Rat Liver as a Function of Fat Concentration - A Study at 100 MHz using a Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 77, 307-313, 1985.

• K. M. U. Tervola, D. Steiger and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Velocity and Attenuation Coefficient Measurement Techniques Using the Interferometric Mode of a 100 MHz Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope. Proceedings Image Science '85, Acta nica Scandinavia, Applied Physics Series No. 150, Vol. 2, pp. 223-227, 1985.

• J. A. Zagzebski, E. L. Madsen and M. M. Goodsitt. Quantitative Tests of a Three-Dimensional Model for Gray-scale Texture in Ultrasound B-mode Images. Ultrasonic Imaging, 7, 252-263, 1985.


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1984

• T. M. Burke, M. M. Goodsitt, E. L. Madsen and J. A. Zagzebski. Angular Distribution of Scattered Ultrasound from a Single Steel Sphere in Agar Gel: A Comparison Between Theory and Experiment. Ultrasonic Imaging, 6, 342-347, 1984.

• E. L. Madsen, M. F. Insana and J. A. Zagzebski. Method of Data Reduction for Accurate Determination of Acoustic Backscatter Coefficients. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 76, 913-923, 1984.

• P. R. Strom-Jensen and F. Dunn. Ultrasonic Absorption by Solvent Solute Interactions in Aqueous Solutions of Peptides and Small Proteins. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 75, 960-966, 1984.


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1983

• F. Dunn. Ultrasonic Properties of Biological Media. in Ultrasound Interactions in Biology and Medicine, ed. by R. Millner, E. Rosenfeld and U. Cobet, (Plenum Press, New York, 1983), pp. 1-6.

• F. Dunn. Ultrasonic Propagation Properties of Mammalian Tissues and Organs: An Epitome. Journal of the Acoustical Society of India, 11, 6-9, 1983.

• F. Dunn, W. K. Law and L. A. Frizzell. Nonlinear Propagation of Ultrasound in Liquid Media. in Ultrasound Interactions in Biology and Medicine, ed. by R. Millner, E. Rosenfeld, and V. Cobet, Plenum Publishing Corporation, 1983, pp. 191-194.

• P. M. Embree, S. G. Foster, G. Bright and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Ultrasonic Velocity Spatial Distribution Analysis of Biological Materials with the Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope. Acoustical Imaging, 13, 203-216, 1983.

• M. F. Insana, J. A. Zagzebski and E. L. Madsen. Improvements in the Spectral Difference Method for Measuring Ultrasonic Attenuation. Ultrasonic Imaging, 5, 331-345, 1983.

• W. K. Law, L. A. Frizzell and F. Dunn. Comparison of Thermodynamic and Finite Amplitude Methods of B/A Measurement in Biological Materials. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 74, 1295-1297, 1983.

• E. L. Madsen, H. J. Sathoff and J. A. Zagzebski. Ultrasonic Shear Wave Properties of Soft Tissues and Tissue-like Materials. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 74, 1346-1355, 1983.

• W. D. O'Brien, Jr. and L. A. Segal. Frequency Dependent Ultrasonic Attenuation Coefficient Assessment in Fresh Tissue. Arch. Acoustics (Poland), 10, 11-14, 1983.

• H. Ohkawai, S. Nitta, M. Tanaka, and F. Dunn. In vivo Measurement of Thickness or of Speed of Sound in Biological Tissue Structures. IEEE Transactions on Sonics and Ultrasonics, SU-30, 231-237, 1983.

• L. A. Segal and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Frequency Dependent Ultrasonic Attenuation Coefficient in Fresh Tissue. Proceedings of the 1983 Ultrasonics Symposium, pp. 797-799, 1983.


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1982

• F. Dunn, H. Ohkawai and M. Tanaka. Explicit Use of Ultrasonic Propagation Properties for Tissue Characterization. Acoustic Letters, 6, 40-43, 1982.

• M. M. Goodsitt, E. L. Madsen and J. A. Zagzebski. Field PAtterns of Pulsed, Focused Ultrasonic Radiators in Attenuating and Nonattenuating Media. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 71, 318-329, 1982.

• M. F. Insana, J. A. Zagzebski and E. L. Madsen. Measurement of Backscattering from Ultrasonically Tissue-like Media. Medical Physics, 9, 848-855, 1982.

• E. L. Madsen, J. A. Zagzebski and G. R. Frank. Oil-in-gelatin Dispersions for use as Ultrasonically Tissue-mimicking Materials. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 8, 277-287, 1982.

• E. L. Madsen, J. A. Zagzebski and G. R. Frank. An Anthromorphic Ultrasound Breast Phantom Containing Intermediate-Sized Scatterer. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 8, 381-392, 1982.

• E. L. Madsen, J. A. Zagzebski, M. F. Insana and T. M. Burke. Ultrasonically Tissue Mimicking Liver Including the Frequency Dependence of Scatter. Medical Physics, 9, 703-708, 1982.


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1981

• L. A. Frizzell and J. D. Gindorf. Measurement of Ultrasonic Velocity in Several Biological Tissues. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 7, 385-387, 1981.

• E. L. Madsen, M. M. Goodsitt and J. A. Zagzebski. Continuous Waves Generated by Focused Radiators. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 70, 1508-1517, 1981.

• W. D. O'Brien, Jr., J. Olerud, J. M. Reid and K. K. Shung. Quantitative Acoustical Assessment of Wound Maturation with Acoustic Microscopy. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 69, 575-579, 1981.

• J. D. Pohlhammer, C. A. Edwards and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Phase Insensitive Ultrasonic Attenuation Coefficient Determination of Fresh Bovine Liver Over an Extended Frequency Range. Medical Physics, 8, 692-694, 1981.

• J. Pohlhammer and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. Dependency of Ultrasonic Scatter Coefficient on Collagen Concentration in Mammalian Tissue. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 69, 283-285, 1981.

• F. Safari, E. L. Madsen, J. A. Zagzebski and M. M. Goodsitt. Exact Evaluation of Ultrasonic Scattering Formula for a Rigid, Immovable Sphere. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 7, 293-296, 1981.


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1980

• S. A. Goss and F. Dunn. Ultrasonic Propagation Properties of Collagen, Physics in Medicine and Biology, 25, 827-837, 1980.

• S. A. Goss, L. A. Frizzell, F. Dunn and K. A. Dines. Dependence of the Ultrasonic Properties of Biological Tissue on Constituent Proteins. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 67, 1041-1044, 1980.

• S. A. Goss, R. L. Johnston and F. Dunn. Compilation of Empirical Ultrasonic Properties of Mammalian Tissues II. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 68, 93-108, 1980.

• J. D. Pohlhammer and W. D. O'Brien, Jr. The Relationship Between Ultrasonic Attenuation and Speed in Tissues and Constituents: Water, Collagen, Protein and Fat. In Medical Physics of CT and Ultrasound: Tissue Imaging and Characterization, eds. G.D. Fullerton and J. A. Zagzebski, pp. 409-435, Medical Physics Monograph No. 6, American Association of Physicists in Medicine, American Institute of Physics, New York, NY, 1980.


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