Publications

2019

  • B. Lal et al., “Carotid Plaque Characteristics Correlated to Baseline Vascular Risk Factors in a Large Randomized Trial: Results from CREST-2 (P1. 3-057),” 2019.
  • S. Guan, A. Khan, S. Sikdar, and P. Chitnis, “Fully Dense UNet for 2D sparse photoacoustic tomography artifact removal,” IEEE journal of biomedical and health informatics, 2019.
  • M. T. Chrencik et al., “Quantitative assessment of carotid plaque morphology (geometry and tissue composition) using computed tomography angiography,” Journal of vascular surgery, 2019.
  • P. V. Chitnis, C. H. Farny, and R. A. Roy, “SVD-based Separation of Stable and Inertial Cavitation Signals Applied to Passive Cavitation Mapping During HIFU,” IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control, 2019.
  • G. Antoniak, T. Biswas, N. Cortes, S. Sikdar, and V. Bhandawat, “Generalized Model of Locomotion,” in INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 2019, vol. 59, pp. E5–E5.
  • G. Antoniak, T. Biswas, S. Sikdar, N. Cortes, C. Chun, and V. Bhandawat, “Spring-loaded inverted pendulum goes through two contraction-extension cycles during the single stance phase of walking,” BioRxiv, p. 509687, 2019.
  • G. Antoniak, T. Biswas, N. Cortes, S. Sikdar, C. Chun, and V. Bhandawat, “Spring-loaded inverted pendulum goes through two contraction-extension cycles during the single support phase of walking,” Biology open, p. bio-043695, 2019.
  • J. Alshiek, M. Jalalizadeh, Q. Wei, P. Chitnis, and S. A. Shobeiri, “Ultrasongraphic age-related changes of the pelvic floor muscles in nulliparous women and their association with pelvic floor symptoms: A pilot study,” Neurourology and Urodynamics, 2019.
  • N. Akhlaghi et al., “Sparsity Analysis of a Sonomyographic Muscle-Computer Interface,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 2019.

2018

  • J. B. Delehanty et al., “Multifunctional Nanoparticle Bioconjugates for Photoacoustic-Based Recording of Cellular Membrane Potential,” Nov. 2018.
  • S. Sikdar, J. J. Pancrazio, I. A. Hunt, A. J. Nelson, and A. Al-Imran, “Artificial body part control system using ultrasonic imaging,” Oct. 2018.
  • S. Sikdar, P. Chitnis, N. Akhlaghi, E. Tarbox, P. Otto, and P. Gammell, “Method And Apparatus For Low-Power Ultraportable Ultrasound Imaging,” Apr. 2018.
  • S. Sikdar, J. J. Pancrazio, I. A. Hunt, A. J. Nelson, and A. Al-Imran, “Artificial body part control system using ultrasonic imaging,” Apr. 2018.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “Quantification of muscle tissue properties by modeling the statistics of ultrasound image intensities using a mixture of gamma distributions in children with and without cerebral palsy,” Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 37, no. 9, pp. 2157–2169, 2018.
  • G. Rostaminia, C. Awad, C. Chang, S. Sikdar, Q. Wei, and S. A. Shobeiri, “Shear Wave Elastography to Assess Perineal Body Stiffness During Labor.,” Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery, 2018.
  • M. Prebble et al., “Biomechanics of Walking in Healthy Adults at Different Gait Speeds: 121 Board# 2 May 30 9,” Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, vol. 50, no. 5S, p. 10, 2018.
  • B. Mukherjee et al., “Ultrasound–Based Muscle Activity Sensing for Intuitive Proportional Control in Upper Extremity Amputees,” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 99, no. 10, pp. e83–e84, 2018.
  • B. K. Lal et al., “Carotid Plaque Characterization In A Large Randomized Trial: Results From CREST-2,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 68, no. 2, p. e18, 2018.
  • D. George, H. Lloyd, R. H. Silverman, and P. V. Chitnis, “A frequency-domain non-contact photoacoustic microscope based on an adaptive interferometer,” Journal of biophotonics, vol. 11, no. 6, p. e201700278, 2018.
  • A. S. Dhawan et al., “Proprioceptive Sonomyographic Control: A novel method of intuitive proportional control of multiple degrees of freedom for upper-extremity amputees,” arXiv preprint arXiv:1808.06543, 2018.
  • A. S. Dhawan, J. Košecká, H. Rangwala, and S. Sikdar, “An intuitive muscle-computer interface using ultrasound sensing and Markovian state transitions,” in 2018 IEEE 15th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2018), 2018, pp. 1191–1194.
  • A. Dhawan et al., “Ultrasound sensing-based intuitive proportional control: An evaluation study with upper-extremity amputees,” Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, vol. 61, pp. e471–e472, 2018.
  • A. Aralar et al., “Assessment of Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Function Using Ultrasound Characterization of Valve Interface Oscillation as a Proxy,” Cureus, vol. 10, no. 2, 2018.

2017

  • Q. Wei, S. Sikdar, P. Chitnis, G. Rostaminia, and S. A. Shobeiri, “Patient-Specific Studies of Pelvic Floor Biomechanics Using Imaging,” in Practical Pelvic Floor Ultrasonography, Springer, 2017, pp. 337–344.
  • E. Tarbox et al., “Low-power ultrasound imaging systems using time delay spectrometry,” in 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2017, pp. 1–4.
  • M. Sudozai, N. Habib, S. Saleem, and A. Khan, “Signatures of viber security traffic,” Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law, vol. 12, no. 2, p. 11, 2017.
  • M. Sudozai, N. Habib, S. Saleem, and A. Khan, “SIGNATURES OF VIBER SECURE TRAFFIC.,” Journal of Digital Forensics, Security & Law, vol. 12, no. 2, 2017.
  • N. Rasheed, J. R. Cressman, and P. V. Chitnis, “Feasibility of using RH795 dye for photoacoustic imaging of neuro-electrical activity,” in Neural Imaging and Sensing, 2017, vol. 10051, p. 100510X.
  • B. K. Lal et al., “Asymptomatic carotid stenosis is associated with cognitive impairment,” Journal of vascular surgery, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 1083–1092, 2017.
  • A. A. Khan et al., “Noninvasive characterization of carotid plaque strain,” Journal of vascular surgery, vol. 65, no. 6, pp. 1653–1663, 2017.
  • A. A. Khan et al., “Semiautomatic quantification of carotid plaque volume with three-dimensional ultrasound imaging,” Journal of vascular surgery, vol. 65, no. 5, pp. 1407–1417, 2017.
  • A. A. Khan, A. Dhawan, N. Akhlaghi, J. A. Majdi, and S. Sikdar, “Application of wavelet scattering networks in classification of ultrasound image sequences,” in 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2017, pp. 1–4.
  • L. H. Gerber et al., “Beneficial effects of dry needling for treatment of chronic myofascial pain persist for 6 weeks after treatment completion,” PM&R, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 105–112, 2017.
  • D. George, H. Lloyd, R. H. Silverman, and P. V. Chitnis, “Frequency domain non-contact photoacoustic microscopy,” in Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2017, 2017, vol. 10064, p. 1006443.
  • R. S. Cires-Drouet, M. Mozafarian, A. Ali, S. Sikdar, and B. K. Lal, “Imaging of high-risk carotid plaques: ultrasound,” in Seminars in vascular surgery, 2017, vol. 30, pp. 44–53.
  • M. Bird et al., “Characterization of local muscle fiber anisotropy using shear wave elastography in patients with chronic myofascial pain,” in 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2017, pp. 1–4.
  • M. Z. Ahmad, A. M. Kamboh, S. Saleem, and A. A. Khan, “Mallat’s scattering transform based anomaly sensing for detection of seizures in scalp EEG,” IEEE Access, vol. 5, pp. 16919–16929, 2017.

2016

  • J. Hecker and S. Sikdar, “Method And Apparatus For Ultrasonic Analysis Of Brain Activity In Stroke Patients,” Dec. 2016.
  • L. Zhao, R. Patel, S. Sikdar, and S. J. Prior, “Comparison of Freehand 3D and 4D Ultrasound to Measure Thrombus Volume in Patients with Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis,” Journal for Vascular Ultrasound, vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 76–82, 2016.
  • J. Srbely, B. Vadasz, J. Shah, N. L. Gerber, S. Sikdar, and D. Kumbhare, “Central sensitization: a clinical conundrum,” The Clinical journal of pain, vol. 32, no. 11, pp. 1011–1013, 2016.
  • J. Shah, S. Sikdar, and L. Gerber, “Re:” Dry Needling Alters Trigger Points in the Upper Trapezius Muscle and Reduces Pain in Subjects with Chronic Myofascial Pain” Reply,” PM&R, vol. 8, no. 12, pp. 1226–1227, 2016.
  • M. Saeed, A. A. Khan, and A. M. Kamboh, “Comparison of classifier architectures for online neural spike sorting,” IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 334–344, 2016.
  • N. S. Rasheed, J. R. Cressman, and P. V. Chitnis, “Photoacoustic imaging of biopotentials: a feasibility study,” in Cancer Imaging and Therapy, 2016, pp. JW3A-56.
  • O. Ordeig, S. Y. Chin, S. Kim, P. V. Chitnis, and S. K. Sia, “An implantable compound-releasing capsule triggered on demand by ultrasound,” Scientific reports, vol. 6, p. 22803, 2016.
  • M. Malik et al., “Architecture exploration for energy-efficient embedded vision applications: From general purpose processor to domain specific accelerator,” in 2016 IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI), 2016, pp. 559–564.
  • B. K. Lal et al., “PC110. Semiautomatic Quantification of Carotid Plaque Volume With 3D Ultrasonography,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 63, no. 6, p. 186S, 2016.
  • M. Kliot et al., “Ultrasound Evaluation of Traumatic Peripheral Nerve Injuries,” in JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY, 2016, vol. 124, pp. A1183–A1183.
  • A. A. Khan, J. C. Hecker, B. K. Lal, and S. Sikdar, “Clinical viability of carotid plaque strain estimation using b-mode ultrasound image sequences,” in 2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2016, pp. 2877–2880.
  • A. A. Khan, J. C. Hecker, T. Hatsukami, S. Sikdar, and B. K. Lal, “Carotid Plaque Strain Characterization in Clinical B-Mode Ultrasound Image Sequences,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 64, no. 3, pp. 846–847, 2016.
  • R. Hayashi, J. S. Allen, P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, and J. A. Ketterling, “Subharmonic Response of Polymer Contrast Agents Based on the Empirical Mode Decomposition,” IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control, vol. 63, no. 12, pp. 2107–2113, 2016.
  • H. Hariharan, N. Aklaghi, C. A. Baker, H. Rangwala, J. Kosecka, and S. Sikdar, “Classification of motor intent in transradial amputees using sonomyography and spatio-temporal image analysis,” in Medical Imaging 2016: Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography, 2016, vol. 9790, p. 97901Q.
  • O. Eddo, S. Sikdar, S. Caswell, J. Ambegaonkar, J. Onate, and N. Cortes, “Evidence Supporting Biphasic Action Of Rectus Femoris During Gait Using Ultrasound Imaging: 3130 Board# 195 June 3, 200 PM-330 PM,” Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, vol. 48, no. 5S, p. 890, 2016.
  • P. V. Chitnis, O. Aristizábal, E. Filoux, A. Sampathkumar, J. Mamou, and J. A. Ketterling, “Coherence-weighted synthetic focusing applied to photoacoustic imaging using a high-frequency annular-array transducer,” Ultrasonic imaging, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 32–43, 2016.
  • C. A. Baker, N. Akhlaghi, H. Rangwala, J. Kosecka, and S. Sikdar, “Real-time, ultrasound-based control of a virtual hand by a trans-radial amputee,” in 2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2016, pp. 3219–3222.
  • A. J. C. Aralar et al., “Ultrasound characterization of interface oscillation as a proxy for ventriculoperitoneal shunt function,” in 2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2016, pp. 215–218.

 

2015

  • K. W. Beach, Y. Kim, and S. Sikdar, “Ultrasonic technique for assessing wall vibrations in stenosed blood vessels,” Jun. 2015.
  • Z. Younossi, A. Kumar, S. Sikdar, S. Hunt, and H. Allawi, “Use of Ultrasound Echotexture Analysis to Determine the Presence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease,” American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 110, 2015.
  • D. Turo et al., “Novel use of ultrasound elastography to quantify muscle tissue changes after dry needling of myofascial trigger points in patients with chronic myofascial pain,” Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 34, no. 12, pp. 2149–2161, 2015.
  • J. P. Shah, N. Thaker, J. Heimur, J. V. Aredo, S. Sikdar, and L. Gerber, “Myofascial trigger points then and now: a historical and scientific perspective,” PM&R, vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 746–761, 2015.
  • A. Sampathkumar, J. Mamou, E. Saegusa-Beercroft, P. V. Chitnis, J. Machi, and E. J. Feleppa, “Quantitative photoacoustic assessment of ex-vivo lymph nodes of colorectal cancer patients,” in Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2015, 2015, vol. 9323, p. 93231T.
  • H. Prather, L. H. Gerber, J. Shah, and S. Sikdar, “Ask the Authors,” PM&R, vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 719–720, 2015.
  • P. Otto, M. Malik, N. Akhlaghi, R. Sequeira, H. Homayoun, and S. Sikdar, “Power and performance characterization, analysis and tuning for energy-efficient edge detection on atom and ARM based platforms,” in 2015 33rd IEEE International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD), 2015, pp. 479–482.
  • S. Koppolu, P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, J. S. Allen, and J. A. Ketterling, “Correlation of rupture dynamics to the nonlinear backscatter response from polymer-shelled ultrasound contrast agents,” IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control, vol. 62, no. 3, pp. 494–501, 2015.
  • M. M. Hossain, K. AlMuhanna, L. Zhao, B. K. Lal, and S. Sikdar, “Semiautomatic segmentation of atherosclerotic carotid artery wall volume using 3D ultrasound imaging,” Medical physics, vol. 42, no. 4, pp. 2029–2043, 2015.
  • L. H. Gerber et al., “Dry needling alters trigger points in the upper trapezius muscle and reduces pain in subjects with chronic myofascial pain,” PM&R, vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 711–718, 2015.
  • A. Eranki, N. Cortes, and S. Sikdar, “Measurement of Musculoskeletal Kinematics in Real Time using Ultrasound Imaging,” 2015.
  • J. V. Aredo et al., “Poster 167 The Beneficial Effects of Dry Needling of Active Trigger Points in Subjects with Chronic Myofascial Pain Persist 6 Weeks After Treatment,” PM&R, vol. 7, pp. S146–S147, 2015.
  • K. AlMuhanna et al., “Carotid plaque morphometric assessment with three-dimensional ultrasound imaging,” Journal of vascular surgery, vol. 61, no. 3, pp. 690–697, 2015.
  • J. S. Allen, R. Hayashi, P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, and J. A. Ketterling, “Subharmonic threshold for chirp excitations of high frequency contrast agents,” in 2015 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2015, pp. 1–4.
  • N. Akhlaghi et al., “Real-time classification of hand motions using ultrasound imaging of forearm muscles,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 63, no. 8, pp. 1687–1698, 2015.

 

2014

  • D. Turo et al., “Poster 199 Vibration Elastography to Assess the Effect of Dry Needling on Myofascial Trigger Points in Patients Affected by Myofascial Pain Syndrome,” PM&R, vol. 6, pp. S255–S255, 2014.
  • S. Sikdar, “Dynamic Ultrasound Imaging Applications to Quantify Musculoskeletal Function (vol 42, pg 126, 2014),” EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES REVIEWS, vol. 42, no. 4, pp. 193–193, 2014.
  • S. Sikdar, Q. Wei, and N. Cortes, “Dynamic ultrasound imaging applications to quantify musculoskeletal function,” Exercise and sport sciences reviews, vol. 42, no. 3, p. 126, 2014.
  • S. Sikdar, N. Akhlaghi, H. Zafar, M. Lahlou, H. Rangwala, and J. Pancrazio, “A novel muscle computer interface using ultrasound imaging,” Neuromodulation, vol. 17, no. 5, 2014.
  • A. Sampathkumar, E. Saegusa-Beecroft, J. Mamou, P. V. Chitnis, J. Machi, and E. J. Feleppa, “Optical characterization of ex-vivo axillary lymph nodes of breast-cancer patients using a custom-built spectrophotometer,” in Optical Biopsy XII, 2014, vol. 8940, p. 89400Q.
  • A. Sampathkumar, P. V. Chitnis, and R. H. Silverman, “All-optical photoacoustic microscopy (AOPAM) system for remote characterization of biological tissues,” in Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2014, 2014, vol. 8943, p. 89432Y.
  • P. Otto, S. Sikdar, H. S. Im, and F. Gavelli, “Ultrasound based muscle kinematics measurement with tracklet stitching,” in 2014 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2014, pp. 1884–1887.
  • B. Lal et al., “Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis Impairs Cognitive Function: Preliminary Results of the ACCOF Study,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 59, no. 6, 2014.
  • M. M. Hossain, K. AlMuhanna, L. Zhao, B. K. Lal, and S. Sikdar, “Three dimensional level set based semiautomatic segmentation of atherosclerotic carotid artery wall volume using 3D ultrasound imaging,” in Medical Imaging 2014: Image Processing, 2014, vol. 9034, p. 90344B.
  • N. L. H. Gerber et al., “Poster 180 Dry-Needling Reduces Pain and Alters Status of Active Trigger Points in Subjects with Chronic Myofascial Pain: A Prospective Study,” PM&R, vol. 6, pp. S248–S248, 2014.
  • M. C. Dux, G. Kowalewski, L. Zhao, K. AlMuhanna, S. Sikdar, and B. Lal, “Asymptomatic carotid stenosis is associated with cognitive dysfunction,” in NEUROLOGY, 2014, vol. 83, pp. E34–E34.
  • P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, A. Sampathkumar, and E. J. Feleppa, “Spectrum analysis of photoacoustic signals for tissue classification,” in Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2014, 2014, vol. 8943, p. 89432J.
  • P. V. Chitnis, H. Lloyd, and R. H. Silverman, “An adaptive interferometric sensor for all-optical photoacoustic microscopy,” in 2014 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2014, pp. 353–356.
  • K. AlMuhanna, M. Hossain, L. Zhao, G. Kowalewski, S. Sikdar, and B. K. Lal, “3D Ultrasonic Tissue Characterization for Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis◊,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 818–819, 2014.
  • K. Al-Mohanna et al., “PS82. Measurement of Carotid Plaque Volume by 3D Ultrasound,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 59, no. 6, pp. 54S-55S, 2014.

 

2013

  • D. Turo et al., “Ultrasonic characterization of the upper trapezius muscle in patients with chronic neck pain,” Ultrasonic imaging, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 173–187, 2013.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “Ultrasound imaging and elastography for characterizing muscle tissue in myofascial pain syndrome,” PM&R, vol. 5, pp. S133–S133, 2013.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “Novel method for predicting dexterous individual finger movements by imaging muscle activity using a wearable ultrasonic system,” IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 69–76, 2013.
  • D. L. Purvis, K. Crutchfield, A. W. Trickey, T. Aldaghlas, A. Rizzo, and S. Sikdar, “Transcranial Doppler investigation of hemodynamic alterations associated with blunt cervical vascular injuries in trauma patients,” Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 32, no. 10, pp. 1759–1768, 2013.
  • D. Purvis, T. Aldaghlas, A. W. Trickey, A. Rizzo, and S. Sikdar, “A novel decision tree approach based on transcranial doppler sonography to screen for blunt cervical vascular injuries,” Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 32, no. 6, pp. 1023–1031, 2013.
  • M. M. Hossain, K. AlMuhanna, L. Zhao, B. Lal, and S. Sikdar, “Semiautomatic segmentation of atherosclerotic carotid artery lumen using 3D ultrasound imaging,” in Medical Imaging 2013: Image Processing, 2013, vol. 8669, p. 86694A.
  • N. L. H. Gerber et al., “Dry-Needling is Effective in Treating Active Myofascial Trigger Points in Subjects with Chronic Myofascial Pain: A Prospective Trial,” PM&R, vol. 5, pp. S289–S290, 2013.
  • L. H. Gerber et al., “A systematic comparison between subjects with no pain and pain associated with active myofascial trigger points,” PM&R, vol. 5, no. 11, pp. 931–938, 2013.
  • E. Filoux, A. Sampathkumar, P. V. Chitnis, O. Aristizábal, and J. A. Ketterling, “High-frequency annular array with coaxial illumination for dual-modality ultrasonic and photoacoustic imaging,” Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 84, no. 5, p. 053705, 2013.
  • A. Eranki, N. Cortes, Z. G. Ferencek, and S. Sikdar, “Dynamic musculoskeletal imaging using a USB-based ultrasound probe for point-of-care applications,” in 2013 IEEE Point-of-Care Healthcare Technologies (PHT), 2013, pp. 18–21.
  • A. Eranki, N. Cortes, Z. G. Ferenček, and S. Sikdar, “A novel application of musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging,” JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments), no. 79, p. e50595, 2013.
  • P. V. Chitnis, A. Sampathkumar, E. Filoux, J. Mamou, J. A. Ketterling, and O. Aristizábal, “Coherence-weighted beamforming and automated vessel segmentation for improving photoacoustic imaging of embryonic vasculature using annular arrays,” in 2013 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2013, pp. 1193–1196.
  • P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, A. Sampathkumar, and E. J. Feleppa, “Spectrum analysis of photoacoustic signals for characterizing tissue microstructure,” in 2013 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2013, pp. 1849–1852.

 

2012

  • D. Turo et al., “Ultrasonic tissue characterization of the upper trapezius muscle in patients with myofascial pain syndrome,” in 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2012, pp. 4386–4389.
  • S. Koppolu, P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, J. A. Ketterling, and J. S. Allen, “Influence of shell-thickness-to-radius ratio on buckling and rupture of polymer-shelled ultrasound contrast agents,” in 2012 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2012, pp. 398–401.
  • N. L. H. Gerber et al., “Poster 397 Comparison of Clinical Characteristics in Research Subjects With Chronic Neck Pain and Active Myofascial Trigger Points and Normal Controls,” PM&R, vol. 4, pp. S326–S326, 2012.
  • A. Eranki, N. Cortes, Z. G. Ferencek, J. J. Kim, and S. Sikdar, “Real-time measurement of rectus femoris muscle kinematics during drop jump using ultrasound imaging: A Preliminary study,” in 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2012, pp. 4851–4854.
  • P. V. Chitnis, S. Koppolu, J. Mamou, C. Chlon, and J. A. Ketterling, “Influence of shell properties on high-frequency ultrasound imaging and drug delivery using polymer-shelled microbubbles,” IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 53–64, 2012.
  • P. V. Chitnis et al., “Combined optoacoustic and high-frequency ultrasound imaging of live mouse embryos,” in Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2012, 2012, vol. 8223, p. 822314.
  • J. J. Ballyns et al., “Office-based elastographic technique for quantifying mechanical properties of skeletal muscle,” Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 31, no. 8, pp. 1209–1219, 2012.
  • K. AlMuhanna, L. Zhao, G. Kowalewski, K. W. Beach, B. K. Lal, and S. Sikdar, “Investigation of cerebral hemodynamics and collateralization in asymptomatic carotid stenoses,” in 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2012, pp. 5618–5621.

 

2011

  • M. K. Lebiedowska, S. Sikdar, A. Eranki, and L. Garmirian, “Knee joint angular velocities and accelerations during the patellar tendon jerk,” Journal of neuroscience methods, vol. 198, no. 2, pp. 255–259, 2011.
  • B. K. Lal, S. Sikdar, L. Zhao, K. Beach, and D. Leotta, “PVSS1. Ultrasonic Monitoring of Three-Dimensional Carotid Atherosclerotic Plaque Structure,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 53, no. 6, p. 3S, 2011.
  • F. Kong, R. Silverman, L. Liu, P. V. Chitnis, and Y. Chen, “Focusing of light through scattering media,” in Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2011, 2011, vol. 7899, p. 789925.
  • F. Kong, R. H. Silverman, L. Liu, P. V. Chitnis, K. K. Lee, and Y.-C. Chen, “Photoacoustic-guided convergence of light through optically diffusive media,” Optics letters, vol. 36, no. 11, pp. 2053–2055, 2011.
  • J. Hammond, J. J. Ballyns, T. M. Gebreab, N. L. Gerber, J. P. Shah, and S. Sikdar, “Poster 122 Objective Ultrasound Measures for Characterizing Myofascial Trigger Points,” PM&R, vol. 3, pp. S211–S211, 2011.
  • N. L. Gerber, S. Sikdar, J. Hammond, and J. Shah, “A brief overview and update of myofascial pain syndrome and myofascial trigger points,” Journal of The Spinal Research Foundation SPRING, vol. 6, no. 1, 2011.
  • A. Eranki et al., “Measurement of tendon velocities using vector tissue Doppler imaging and curved M-mode in patients with cerebral palsy,” in 2011 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2011, pp. 676–679.
  • P. Chitnis, P. Lee, P. Dayton, J. Mamou, and J. Ketterling, “Characterisation of polymer-shelled microbubbles in wall-less flow phantom using high-frequency ultrasound and video microscopy,” Bubble Science, Engineering & Technology, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 73–78, 2011.
  • P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, S. Koppolu, and J. A. Ketterling, “Influence of shell parameters on response of polymer-shelled microbubbles to high-frequency ultrasound,” in 2011 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2011, pp. 644–647.
  • P. V. Chitnis, P. Lee, J. Mamou, J. S. Allen, M. Böhmer, and J. A. Ketterling, “Rupture threshold characterization of polymer-shelled ultrasound contrast agents subjected to static overpressure,” Journal of applied physics, vol. 109, no. 8, p. 084906, 2011.
  • P. V. Chitnis, H. P. Brecht, R. Su, and A. A. Oraevsky, “Optoacoustic Imaging for Guiding and Monitoring HIFU Therapy,” in AIP Conference Proceedings, 2011, vol. 1359, pp. 36–41.
  • P. Chitnis, J. Mamou, and D. Gross, “MO-D-220-05: Optoacoustic Thermometry for Noninvasively Monitoring Thermal-Ablation Therapy in Real-Time,” Medical Physics, vol. 38, no. 6Part26, pp. 3718–3718, 2011.
  • J. Ballyns et al., “Evaluation of shear properties in muscle tissue via novel superficial elastography technique,” in 2011 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2011, pp. 668–671.
  • J. J. Ballyns, J. P. Shah, J. Hammond, T. Gebreab, L. H. Gerber, and S. Sikdar, “Objective sonographic measures for characterizing myofascial trigger points associated with cervical pain,” Journal of ultrasound in medicine, vol. 30, no. 10, pp. 1331–1340, 2011.
  • O. Artières et al., “Assessment of dams and dikes behavior with a fibre optics based monitoring solution,” Dam Maintenance & Rehabilitation II, 2011.
  • O. Aristizábal et al., “Simultaneous photoacoustic and high-frequency ultrasound imaging of in vivo embryonic-mouse vasculature,” in 2011 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2011, pp. 288–291.

 

2010

  • S. Sikdar, Y. Kim, and K. Beach, “Transcutaneous localization of arterial bleeding by two-dimensional ultrasonic imaging of tissue vibrations,” Sep. 2010.
  • K. W. Beach, Y. Kim, and S. Sikdar, “Ultrasonic technique for assessing wall vibrations in stenosed blood vessels,” Jun. 2010.
  • S. Vaezy, R. Held, S. Sikdar, R. Managuli, and V. Zderic, “Interference-free ultrasound imaging during HIFU therapy, using software tools,” Mar. 2010.
  • S. Vaezy, R. Held, S. Sikdar, R. Managuli, and V. Zderic, “Interference-free ultrasound imaging during hifu therapy, using software tools,” 2010.
  • S. Sikdar, R. Ortiz, T. Gebreab, L. H. Gerber, and J. P. Shah, “Understanding the vascular environment of myofascial trigger points using ultrasonic imaging and computational modeling,” in 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology, 2010, pp. 5302–5305.
  • S. Sikdar, R. Ortiz, T. Gebreab, L. H. Gerber, and J. P. Shah, “A new application of ultrasound imaging to characterize tissue properties and blood flow in myofascial pain syndromes,” in 2010 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2010, pp. 1380–1383.
  • A. Eranki et al., “Measurement of tendon velocities using vector tissue Doppler imaging: A feasibility study,” in 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology, 2010, pp. 5310–5313.
  • A. Eranki, K. AlMuhanna, and S. Sikdar, “Characterization of a vector Doppler system based on an array transducer,” in 2010 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2010, pp. 1076–1079.
  • M. DePrenger, Y. Shao, F. Lu, N. Fleming, and S. Sikdar, “Feasibility study of a smart pen for autonomous detection of concentration lapses during reading,” in 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology, 2010, pp. 1864–1867.
  • P. V. Chitnis, J. McLaughlan, J. Mamou, T. Murray, and R. A. Roy, “A photoacoustic sensor for monitoring in situ temperature during HIFU exposures,” in AIP Conference Proceedings, 2010, vol. 1215, pp. 267–272.
  • P. V. Chitnis, N. J. Manzi, R. O. Cleveland, R. A. Roy, and R. G. Holt, “Mitigation of damage to solid surfaces from the collapse of cavitation bubble clouds,” Journal of Fluids Engineering, vol. 132, no. 5, p. 051303, 2010.
  • P. V. Chitnis, P. Lee, J. Mamou, and J. A. Ketterling, “Influence of shell properties on rupture of polymeric contrast agents in response to overpressure,” in 2010 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2010, pp. 1720–1723.
  • P. V. Chitnis, H.-P. Brecht, R. Su, and A. A. Oraevsky, “Optoacoustic imaging of HIFU-induced thermal lesions in tissue,” in Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2010, 2010, vol. 7564, p. 75643I.
  • P. V. Chitnis, H.-P. F. Brecht, R. Su, and A. A. Oraevsky, “Feasibility of optoacoustic visualization of high-intensity focused ultrasound-induced thermal lesions in live tissue,” Journal of biomedical optics, vol. 15, no. 2, p. 021313, 2010.

 

2009

  • B. Zhuang, V. Shamdasani, S. Sikdar, R. Managuli, and Y. Kim, “Real-time 3-d ultrasound scan conversion using a multicore processor,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 571–574, 2009.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “Doppler vibrometry: assessment of arterial stenosis by using perivascular tissue vibrations without lumen visualization,” Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, vol. 20, no. 9, pp. 1157–1163, 2009.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “Novel applications of ultrasound technology to visualize and characterize myofascial trigger points and surrounding soft tissue,” Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, vol. 90, no. 11, pp. 1829–1838, 2009.
  • S. Sikdar, M. Lebiedowska, A. Eranki, L. Garmirian, and D. Damiano, “Measurement of rectus femoris muscle velocities during patellar tendon jerk using vector tissue Doppler imaging,” in 2009 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2009, pp. 2963–2966.
  • T. H. Shaw, R. Parasuraman, S. Sikdar, and J. Warm, “Knowledge of Results and Signal Salience Modify Vigilance Performance and Cerebral Hemovelocity,” in Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 2009, vol. 53, pp. 1062–1065.
  • A. Eranki and S. Sikdar, “Experimental characterization of a vector Doppler system based on a clinical ultrasound scanner,” in 2009 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2009, pp. 2260–2263.
  • P. V. Chitnis, J. Mamou, J. McLaughlan, T. Murray, and R. A. Roy, “Photoacoustic thermometry for therapeutic hyperthermia,” in 2009 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2009, pp. 1757–1760.
  • P. V. Chitnis, P. Lee, J. Mamou, and J. Ketterling, “An investigation of contrast-agent shell-rupture threshold in response to overpressure,” in 2009 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2009, pp. 1821–1824.
  • P. V. Chitnis, H.-P. Brecht, R. Su, A. A. Oraevsky, and P. V. Chitnis, “Feasibility of Optoacoustic Visualization of HIFU-Induced Thermal Lesions in Live Tissue,” 2009.

 

2008

  • Y. M. Yoo, S. Sikdar, K. Karadayi, O. Kolokythas, and Y. Kim, “Adaptive clutter rejection for 3D color Doppler imaging: Preliminary clinical study,” Ultrasound in medicine & biology, vol. 34, no. 8, pp. 1221–1231, 2008.
  • S. Sikdar, J. P. Shah, E. Gilliams, T. Gebreab, and L. H. Gerber, “Assessment of myofascial trigger points (MTrPs): a new application of ultrasound imaging and vibration sonoelastography,” in 2008 30th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2008, pp. 5585–5588.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “Doppler Vibrometry: Assessment of Arterial Stenoses Using Perivascular Tissue Vibrations without Lumen Visualization,” Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, vol. 19, p. S20, 2008.
  • V. Shamdasani et al., “Research interface on a programmable ultrasound scanner,” Ultrasonics, vol. 48, no. 3, pp. 159–168, 2008.
  • J. P. Shah, T. M. Gebreab, L. H. Gerber, E. A. Gilliams, and S. Sikdar, “Poster 105: a new application of 2-dimensional gray scale ultrasound and vibration sonoelastography to image myofascial trigger points in the upper trapezius muscle,” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 89, no. 11, p. e55, 2008.
  • A. Khan, V. Vrabie, J. Mars, A. Girard, and G. D’Urso, “Sensor Signal Processing and Array Sensor Fusion-A Source Separation Technique for Processing of Thermometric Data From Fiber-Optic DTS Measurements for Water Leakage Identification in Dikes,” IEEE Sensors Journal, p. 1118, 2008.
  • R. O. Cleveland, P. V. Chitnis, and S. R. McClure, “Shock wave therapy: what really matters reply,” ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY, vol. 34, no. 11, 2008.

 

2007

  • P. V. Chitnis, “A study of stone fragmentation in shock wave lithotripsy by customizing the acoustic field and waveform shape,” 2007.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “Ultrasonic Doppler vibrometry: Novel method for detection of left ventricular wall vibrations caused by poststenotic coronary flow,” Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, vol. 20, no. 12, pp. 1386–1392, 2007.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “12B-2 functional Doppler imaging: A feasibility study,” in 2007 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium Proceedings, 2007, pp. 1089–1092.
  • R. O. Cleveland, P. V. Chitnis, and S. R. McClure, “Acoustic field of a ballistic shock wave therapy device,” Ultrasound in medicine & biology, vol. 33, no. 8, pp. 1327–1335, 2007.

2006

  • H. Yoshikawa et al., “P2D-1 High Contrast Ultrasound Imaging by Motion-Compensated Time-Averaging Method,” in 2006 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 2006.
  • S. Sikdar, V. T. Shamdasani, M. S. Lidstrom, K. W. Beach, and Y. Kim, “Low-cost detection and monitoring of coronary artery disease using ultrasound,” in 1st Transdisciplinary Conference on Distributed Diagnosis and Home Healthcare, 2006. D2H2., 2006, pp. 55–58.
  • S. Sikdar, K. W. Beach, M. Paun, S. Vaezy, and Y. Kim, “Ultrasonic interrogation of tissue vibrations in arterial and organ injuries: Preliminary in vivo results,” Ultrasound in medicine & biology, vol. 32, no. 8, pp. 1203–1214, 2006.
  • S. Sikdar, K. W. Beach, S. L. Goldberg, M. S. Lidstrom, and Y. Kim, “Ultrasonic Doppler vibrometry: Measurement of left ventricular wall vibrations associated with coronary artery disease,” in 2006 International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2006, pp. 863–866.
  • S. Sikdar, B. Zhuang, M. Zaccardi, D. Leotta, K. Beach, and Y. Kim, “P1E-8 Ultrasonic Doppler Measurement of Tissue Vibrations: Opportunities and Limitations,” in 2006 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 2006.
  • S. Sikdar, K. Beach, S. Goldberg, T. Zwink, L. Baughman, and Y. Kim, “Ultrasonic Imaging of Myocardial Vibrations Associated with Coronary Artery Disease,” in 2005 IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology 27th Annual Conference, 2006, pp. 1087–1090.
  • Y. Kim, K. Beach, S. Sikdar, B. Zhuang, M. Zaccardi, and D. Leotta, “P1E-8 Ultrasonic Doppler Measurement of Tissue Vibrations: Opportunities and Limitations,” in 2006 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 2006, pp. 1341–1344.
  • K. Kawabata et al., “P2D-1 High Contrast Ultrasound Imaging by Motion-Compensated Time-Averaging Method,” in 2006 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 2006, pp. 1618–1621.
  • P. V. Chitnis and R. O. Cleveland, “Acoustic and cavitation fields of shock wave therapy devices,” in AIP Conference Proceedings, 2006, vol. 829, pp. 440–444.

 

2005

  • S. Sikdar, V. Zderic, R. Managuli, S. Vaezy, and Y. Kim, “Real-Time Ultrasound-Guided High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Therapy with Enhanced Visualization and Reduced Treatment Time,” in AIP Conference Proceedings, 2005, vol. 754, pp. 47–51.
  • S. Sikdar, K. W. Beach, S. Vaezy, and Y. Kim, “Ultrasonic technique for imaging tissue vibrations: preliminary results,” Ultrasound in medicine & biology, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 221–232, 2005.
  • S. Sikdar, Ultrasonic imaging of flow-induced vibrations in tissue. University of Washington, 2005.
  • R. O. Cleveland, P. V. Chitnis, B. D. Gerbus, and J. A. McAteer, “1578: An in Vitro Comparison of Open-Cage and Encapsulated Electrodes in Shock Wave Lithotripsy (SWL),” The Journal of Urology, vol. 173, no. 4S, pp. 427–428, 2005.
  • R. Cleveland, P. Chitnis, B. Gerbus, and J. McAteer, “An in vitro comparison of open-cage and encapsulated electrodes in shock wave lithotripsy (SWL),” in JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, 2005, vol. 173, pp. 427–428.

 

2004

  • S. Sikdar, Y. Kim, D. Leotta, J. Primozich, and K. Beach, “Ultrasonic techniques for assessing wall vibrations in stenosed arteries,” in The 26th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2004, vol. 1, pp. 1325–1328.
  • V. Shamdasani, R. Managuli, S. Sikdar, and Y. Kim, “Ultrasound color-flow imaging on a programmable system,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 191–199, 2004.
  • R. Cleveland, P. Chitnis, B. Gerbus, and J. McAteer, “LB16 An in vitro comparison of open-cage and encapsulated electrodes in shock wave lithotripsy (SWL),” European Urology Supplements, vol. 3, no. 2, p. 235, 2004.

2003

  • S. Sikdar, S. Vaezy, K. W. Beach, and Y. Kim, “Transcutaneous localization of arterial bleeding by two-dimensional ultrasonic imaging of tissue vibrations,” in IEEE Symposium on Ultrasonics, 2003, 2003, vol. 2, pp. 1820–1823.
  • S. Sikdar et al., “A single mediaprocessor-based programmable ultrasound system,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 64–70, 2003.

2002

  • S. Sikdar, R. Managuli, and Y. Kim, “Scan conversion for a multiprocessor-based ultrasound processing system,” in Medical Imaging 2002: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Display, 2002, vol. 4681, pp. 260–271.
  • P. V. Chitnis, “Characterization and comparative analysis of extracorporeal shock wave devices,” Boston University, 2002.
  • R. Anglade, R. Babayan, P. Chitnis, and R. Cleveland, “Respiratory motion reduces in vitro stone fragmentation in a Storz modulith SLX lithotriptor,” in JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, 2002, vol. 167, pp. 378–378.

2001

  • S. Sikdar, R. Managuli, T. Mitake, T. Hayashi, and Y. Kim, “Programmable ultrasound scan conversion on a media-processor-based system,” in Medical Imaging 2001: Visualization, Display, and Image-Guided Procedures, 2001, vol. 4319, pp. 699–712.
  • M. S. Grow, S. Sikdar, D. Kim, and Y. Kim, “Media processor programming interface to increase the portability of media processor software,” in Media Processors 2001, 2001, vol. 4313, pp. 11–23.