Bell, Muyinatu

Assistant Professor
Electrical And Computer Engineering
https://pulselab.jhu.edu/

208 Barton Hall
(410) 516-7854
mledijubell@jhu.edu

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Muyinatu Bell

Muyinatu Bell to receive NSF CAREER Award

February 16, 2018

Bell’s research focuses on significantly improving photoacoustic imaging by developing tools that will unconventionally separate light from acoustic receivers and deliver it directly to the surgical site.

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About

Education
  • Ph.D. 2012, DUKE UNIVERSITY
  • Bachelor of Science 2006, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Experience
  • 2016 - Present:  Joint, SOM Biomedical Engineering
  • 2009 - 2010:  Academic Visitor, Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden Hospital
Awards
  • 2019:  Maryland's Outstanding Young Engineer
  • 2019:  Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
  • 2018:  NSF CAREER Award
  • 2018:  Johns Hopkins Discovery Award
  • 2018:  NIH Trailblazer Award
  • 2016:  MIT Technology Review, Innovator Under 35

Publications

Journal Articles
  • Wiacek A, Rindal OMH, Falomo E, Myers K, Fabrega-Foster K, Harvey S, Bell MAL (2019).  Robust Short-Lag Spatial Coherence Imaging of Breast Ultrasound Data: Initial Clinical Results.  IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control.  66(3).  527-540.
  • Nair A, Liu L, Rangamani A, Chin P, Lediju Bell MA, Tran TD (2019).  Reconstruction-free deep convolutional neural networks for partially observed images.  2018 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing, GlobalSIP 2018 - Proceedings.  400-404.
  • Graham MT, Guo JY, Lediju Bell MA (2019).  Simultaneous visualization of nerves and blood vessels with multispectral photoacoustic imaging for intraoperative guidance of neurosurgeries.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10868.
  • Bell MAL (2019).  Deep learning the sound of light to guide surgeries.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10868.
  • Nair AA, Gubbi MR, Duy Tran T, Reiter A, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  A Fully Convolutional Neural Network for Beamforming Ultrasound Images.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  2018-October.
  • Allman D, Assis F, Chrispin J, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  Deep Neural Networks to Remove Photoacoustic Reflection Artifacts in Ex Vivo and in Vivo Tissue.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  2018-October.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Shubert J (2018).  Photoacoustic-based visual servoing of a needle tip.  Scientific Reports.  8(1).
  • De Luca V, Banerjee J, Hallack A, Kondo S, Makhinya M, Nouri D, Royer L, Cifor A, Dardenne G, Goksel O, Gooding MJ, Klink C, Krupa A, Le Bras A, Marchal M, Moelker A, Niessen WJ, Papiez BW, Rothberg A, Schnabel J, van Walsum T, Harris E, Lediju Bell MA, Tanner C (2018).  Evaluation of 2D and 3D ultrasound tracking algorithms and impact on ultrasound-guided liver radiotherapy margins.  Medical Physics.  45(11).  4986-5003.
  • Stephanian B, Graham MT, Hou H, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  Additive noise models for photoacoustic spatial coherence theory.  Biomedical Optics Express.  9(11).  5566-5582.
  • Nair AA, Tran TD, Reiter A, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  A Deep Learning Based Alternative to Beamforming Ultrasound Images.  ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings.  2018-April.  -3363.
  • Shubert J, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  Photoacoustic imaging of a human vertebra: Implications for guiding spinal fusion surgeries.  Physics in Medicine and Biology.  63(14).
  • Allman D, Reiter A, Bell MAL (2018).  Photoacoustic Source Detection and Reflection Artifact Removal Enabled by Deep Learning.  IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging.  37(6).  1464-1477.
  • Allard M, Shubert J, Bell MAL (2018).  Feasibility of photoacoustic-guided teleoperated hysterectomies.  Journal of Medical Imaging.  5(2).
  • Nair AA, Tran TD, Bell MAL (2018).  Robust Short-Lag Spatial Coherence Imaging.  IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control.  65(3).  366-377.
  • Allard M, Shubert J, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  Technical note: Feasibility of photoacoustic guided hysterectomies with the da Vinci robot.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10576.
  • Graham MT, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  Development and validation of a short-lag spatial coherence theory for photoacoustic imaging.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10494.
  • Allman D, Reiter A, Bell M (2018).  Exploring the effects of transducer models when training convolutional neural networks to eliminate reflection artifacts in experimental photoacoustic images.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10494.
  • Shubert J, Lediju Bell MA (2018).  A novel drill design for photoacoustic guided surgeries.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10494.
  • Wiacek A, Falomo E, Myers K, Hoel Rindal OM, Fabrega-Foster K, Harvey S, Bell MAL (2018).  Clinical Feasibility of Coherence-Based Beamforming to Distinguish Solid from Fluid Hypoechoic Breast Masses.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  2018-January.
  • Gonzalez E, Bell MAL (2018).  Segmenting Bone Structures in Ultrasound Images with Locally Weighted SLSC (LW-SLSC) Beamforming.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  2018-January.
  • Gandhi N, Allard M, Kim S, Kazanzides P, Lediju Bell MA (2017).  Photoacoustic-based approach to surgical guidance performed with and without a da Vinci robot.  Journal of Biomedical Optics.  22(12).
  • Allman D, Reiter A, Bell M (2017).  Identification and removal of reflection artifacts in photoacoustic images using convolutional neural networks.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Dahl JJ, Hyun D, Li Y, Jakovljevic M, Bell MAL, Long WJ, Bottenus N, Kakkad V, Trahey GE (2017).  Coherence beamforming and its applications to the difficult-to-image patient.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Shubert J, Bell M (2017).  Photoacoustic visual servoing of needle tips to improve biopsy on obese patients.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Graham MT, Bell MAL (2017).  Theoretical application of short-lag spatial coherence to photoacoustic imaging.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Shubert J, Bell MAL (2017).  Photoacoustic based visual servoing of needle tips to improve biopsy on obese patients.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Rodriguez-Molares A, Rindal OMH, Bernard O, Nair A, Bell MAL, Liebgott H, Austeng A, Lovstakken L (2017).  The UltraSound ToolBox.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Allman D, Reiter A, Bell MAL (2017).  A machine learning method to identify and remove reflection artifacts in photoacoustic channel data.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Graham M, Bell ML (2017).  Theoretical application of short-lag spatial coherence to photoacoustic imaging.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.
  • Kim S, Bell MAL, Kazanzides P (2017).  Feasibility of a photoacoustic image guided telerobotic system for skull base surgery.  2017 14th International Conference on Ubiquitous Robots and Ambient Intelligence, URAI 2017.  595-596.
  • Kim S, Gandhi N, Bell MAL, Kazanzides P (2017).  Improving the safety of telerobotic drilling of the skull base via photoacoustic sensing of the carotid arteries.  Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation.  2385-2390.
  • Sen HT, Lediju Bell MA, Zhang Y, Ding K, Boctor E, Wong J, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2017).  System Integration and in Vivo Testing of a Robot for Ultrasound Guidance and Monitoring during Radiotherapy.  IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.  64(7).  1608-1618.
  • Su L, Iordachita I, Zhang Y, Lee J, Ng SK, Jackson J, Hooker T, Wong J, Herman JM, Tutkun Sen H, Kazanzides P, Lediju Bell MA, Yang C, Ding K (2017).  Feasibility study of ultrasound imaging for stereotactic body radiation therapy with active breathing coordinator in pancreatic cancer.  Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics.  18(4).  84-96.
  • Eddins B, Bell MAL (2017).  Design of a multifiber light delivery system for photoacoustic-guided surgery.  Journal of Biomedical Optics.  22(4).
  • Reiter A, Lediju Bell MA (2017).  A machine learning approach to identifying point source locations in photoacoustic data.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10064.
  • Huang P, Li D, Cao K, Song Q, Kazanzides P, Iordachita I, Bell M, Wong J, Ding K (2017).  respiration-induced Landmark Motion Tracking in Ultrasound Guided Radiotherapy: su-f-708-04.  Medical Physics.  Medical Physics.  44.  2761.
  • Gandhi N, Kim S, Kazanzides P, Lediju Bell MA (2017).  Accuracy of a novel photoacoustic-based approach to surgical guidance performed with and without a da Vinci robot.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10064.
  • Su L, Iordachita I, Zhang Y, Lee J, Ng SK, Jackson J, Hooker T, Wong J, Herman JM, Sen HT, others (2017).  Feasibility study of ultrasound imaging for stereotactic body radiation therapy with active breathing coordinator in pancreatic cancer.  Journal of applied clinical medical physics.  18.  84--96.
  • Eddins B, Lediju Bell MA (2017).  Optimizing light delivery for a photoacoustic surgical system.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  10064.
  • Kang HJ, Bell MAL, Guo X, Boctor EM (2016).  Spatial Angular Compounding of Photoacoustic Images.  IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging.  35(8).  1845-1855.
  • Zhang HK, Bell MAL, Guo X, Kang HJ, Boctor EM (2016).  Synthetic-aperture based photoacoustic re-beamforming (SPARE) approach using beamformed ultrasound data.  Biomedical Optics Express.  7(8).  3056-3069.
  • Kim S, Tan Y, Kazanzides P, Bell MAL (2016).  Feasibility of photoacoustic image guidance for telerobotic endonasal transsphenoidal surgery.  Proceedings of the IEEE RAS and EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics.  2016-July.  482-488.
  • Bell MAL, Kumar S, Kuo L, Sen HT, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2016).  Toward Standardized Acoustic Radiation Force (ARF)-Based Ultrasound Elasticity Measurements with Robotic Force Control.  IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.  63(7).  1517-1524.
  • Kang H, Lediju Bell M, Guo X, Boctor E (2016).  Spatial angular compounding of photoacoustic images.  IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Kumar S, Kuo L, Sen HT, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2016).  Toward standardized acoustic radiation force (ARF)-based ultrasound elasticity measurements with robotic force control.  IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.  63.  1517--1524.
  • Zhang HK, Lediju Bell MA, Guo X, Kang HJ, Boctor EM (2016).  Synthetic-aperture based photoacoustic re-beamforming (SPARE) approach using beamformed ultrasound data.  Biomedical Optics Express.  7.  3056--3068.
  • Sen H, Bell MAL, Zhang Y, Ding K, Boctor E, Wong J, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2016).  System Integration and In-Vivo Testing of a Robot for Ultrasound Guidance and Monitoring during Radiotherapy.  IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.  IEEE.
  • Su L, Kien Ng S, Zhang Y, Ji T, Iordachita I, Herman J, Wong J, Tutkun Sen H, Kazanzides P, Lediju Bell MA, others (2016).  MO-FG-CAMPUS-JeP3-04: Feasibility Study of Real-Time Ultrasound Monitoring for Abdominal Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy.  Medical Physics.  American Association of Physicists in Medicine.  43.  3727--3727.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Dagle AB, Kazanzides P, Boctor EM (2016).  Experimental assessment of energy requirements and tool tip visibility for photoacoustic-guided endonasal surgery.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  9708.
  • Sen HT, Bell MAL, Zhang Y, Ding K, Wong J, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2015).  System integration and preliminary in-vivo experiments of a robot for ultrasound guidance and monitoring during radiotherapy.  Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, ICAR 2015.  53-59.
  • De Luca V, Benz T, Kondo S, König L, Lübke D, Rothlübbers S, Somphone O, Allaire S, Lediju Bell MA, Chung DYF, Cifor A, Grozea C, Günther M, Jenne J, Kipshagen T, Kowarschik M, Navab N, Rühaak J, Schwaab J, Tanner C (2015).  The 2014 liver ultrasound tracking benchmark.  Physics in Medicine and Biology.  60(14).  5571-5599.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2015).  Resolution and brightness characteristics of short-lag spatial coherence (SLSC) images.  IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control.  62(7).  1265-1276.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Ostrowski AK, Li K, Kazanzides P, Boctor EM (2015).  Localization of Transcranial Targets for Photoacoustic-Guided Endonasal Surgeries.  Photoacoustics.  3(2).  78-87.
  • Bell MAL, Guo X, Song DY, Boctor EM (2015).  Transurethral light delivery for prostate photoacoustic imaging.  Journal of Biomedical Optics.  20(3).
  • Bell MAL, Ostrowski AK, Li K, Kazanzides P, Boctor E (2015).  Quantifying bone thickness, light transmission, and contrast interrelationships in transcranial photoacoustic imaging.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  9323.
  • Su L, Zhang Y, Lee J, Ng S, Iordachita I, Jackson J, Wong J, Herman J, Sen H, Hooker T, others (2015).  Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Planning for Pancreas Cancer Under Real Time Ultrasound Monitoring.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics.  Elsevier.  93.  E590--E591.
  • Zhang Y, Su L, Lee J, Hooker T, Ng S, Iordachita I, Wong J, Herman J, Sen H, Kazanzides P, others (2015).  Planning Feasibility Study of Ultrasound Guided Stereotactic Radiation Therapy (SBRT) on CyberKnife for Pancreatic Cancer.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics.  Elsevier.  93.  E611.
  • Ng S, Su L, Zhang Y, Iordachita I, Wong J, Herman J, Sen H, Kazanzides P, Bell M, Ding K (2015).  Feasibility Study of Real Time Ultrasound Intrafractional Monitoring in Liver Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Underactive Breathing Control.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology• Biology• Physics.  Elsevier.  93.  E613.
  • Ng S, Armour E, Su L, Zhang Y, Iordachita I, Wong J, Sen HT, Kazanzides P, Bell ML, Ding K (2015).  SU-EJ-42: Evaluation of Fiducial Markers for Ultrasound and X-Ray Images Used for Motion Tracking in Pancreas SBRT.  Medical physics.  American Association of Physicists in Medicine.  42.  3273--3273.
  • De Luca V, Benz T, Kondo S, K"onig L, L"ubke D, Rothl"ubbers S, Somphone O, Allaire S, Lediju Bell MA, Chung DYF, others (2015).  The 2014 liver ultrasound tracking benchmark.  Physics in Medicine and Biology.  60.  5571--99.
  • Su L, O’Shea T, Ng SK, Zhang Y, Iordachita I, Wong J, Harris E, Bamber J, Sen H, Kazanzides P, others (2015).  TH-EF-BRB-09: Real-Time Ultrasound Monitoring with Speckle Tracking in Abdominal Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy.  Medical physics.  American Association of Physicists in Medicine.  42.  3744--3744.
  • Bell MAL, Guo X, Song DY, Boctor EM (2015).  Transurethral light delivery for prostate photoacoustic imaging.  Journal of biomedical optics.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  20.  036002.
  • Bell MAL, Ostrowski AK, Li K, Kazanzides P, Boctor EM (2015).  Localization of transcranial targets for photoacoustic-guided endonasal surgeries.  Photoacoustics.  Elsevier.  3.  78--87.
  • Kim S, Kang HJ, Cheng A, Lediju Bell MA, Boctor E, Kazanzides P (2015).  Photoacoustic image guidance for robot-assisted skull base surgery.  Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation.  2015-June(June).  592-597.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2015).  Resolution and Brightness Characteristics of Short-Lag Spatial Coherence (SLSC) Images.  EEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control.  62.  1265--1276.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Kuo NP, Song DY, Kang JU, Boctor EM (2014).  In vivo visualization of prostate brachytherapy seeds with photoacoustic imaging.  Journal of Biomedical Optics.  19(12).
  • Lediju Bell MA, Sen HT, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P, Wong J (2014).  In vivo reproducibility of robotic probe placement for a novel ultrasound-guided radiation therapy system.  Journal of Medical Imaging.  1(2).
  • Bell MAL, Kuo NP, Song DY, Kang J, Boctor EM (2014).  In vivo photoacoustic imaging of prostate brachytherapy seeds.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  8943.
  • Bell MAL, Sen HT, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2014).  Force-controlled ultrasound robot for consistent tissue pre-loading: Implications for acoustic radiation force elasticity imaging.  Proceedings of the IEEE RAS and EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics.  259-264.
  • Bell MAL, Sen HT, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P, Wong J (2014).  In vivo reproducibility of robotic probe placement for an integrated US-CT image-guided radiation therapy system.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  9036.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Song DY, Boctor EM (2014).  Coherence-based photoacoustic imaging of brachytherapy seeds implanted in a canine prostate.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  9040.
  • Kang HJ, Lediju Bell MA, Guo X, Taylor RH, Boctor EM (2014).  Freehand spatial-angular compounding of photoacoustic images.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  8943.
  • Bell MAL, Sen HT, Iordachita II, Kazanzides P, Wong J (2014).  In vivo reproducibility of robotic probe placement for a novel ultrasound-guided radiation therapy system.  Journal of Medical Imaging.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  1.  025001.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Guo X, Song DY, Boctor EM (2014).  Photoacoustic imaging of prostate brachytherapy seeds with transurethral light delivery.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  8943.
  • Ding K, Zhang Y, Sen H, Lediju Bell M, Goldstein S, Kazanzides P, Iordachita I, Wong J (2014).  SU-E-J-114: Towards Integrated CT and Ultrasound Guided Radiation Therapy Using A Robotic Arm with Virtual Springs.  Medical Physics.  American Association of Physicists in Medicine.  41.  182--182.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Ostrowski AK, Kazanzides P, Boctor E (2014).  Feasibility of transcranial photoacoustic imaging for interventional guidance of endonasal surgeries.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  8943.
  • Bell MAL, Kuo NP, Song DY, Kang JU, Boctor EM (2014).  In vivo visualization of prostate brachytherapy seeds with photoacoustic imaging.  Journal of biomedical optics.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  19.  126011--126011.
  • Bell MAL, Xiaoyu G, Kang HJ, Boctor E (2014).  Improved contrast in laser-diode-based photoacoustic images with short-lag spatial coherence beamforming.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  37-40.
  • Dahl JJ, Bottenus N, Bell MAL, Cook MJ (2013).  Coherent flow imaging: A power Doppler imaging technique based on backscatter spatial coherence.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  639-642.
  • Sen HT, Bell MAL, Iordachita I, Wong J, Kazanzides P (2013).  A cooperatively controlled robot for ultrasound monitoring of radiation therapy.  IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems.  3071-3076.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Kuo N, Song DY, Boctor EM (2013).  Short-lag spatial coherence beamforming of photoacoustic images for enhanced visualization of prostate brachytherapy seeds.  Biomedical Optics Express.  4(10).  1964-1977.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Sen HT, Kazanzides P, Iordachita I, Forbang RT, Boctor E, Lachaine M, Wong J (2013).  SU-E-U-13: Repeatability of Robotic Placement of Ultrasound Probes for An Integrated US-CT Approach to Image-Guided Radiotherapy.  Medical Physics.  American Association of Physicists in Medicine.  40.  376--376.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Goswami R, Kisslo JA, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2013).  Short-Lag Spatial Coherence Imaging of Cardiac Ultrasound Data: Initial Clinical Results.  Ultrasound in medicine & biology.  Elsevier.  39.  1861--1874.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Goswami R, Kisslo JA, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2013).  Short-Lag Spatial Coherence Imaging of Cardiac Ultrasound Data: Initial Clinical Results.  Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology.  39(10).  1861-1874.
  • Bell mL, Sen hT, Kazanzides P, Iordachita I, Forbang rT, Boctor E, Lachaine M, Wong J (2013).  SU‐E‐U‐13: Repeatability of Robotic Placement of Ultrasound Probes for An Integrated US‐CT Approach to Image‐Guided Radiotherapy.  Medical Physics.  40(6).  376.
  • Bell MAL, Kuo N, Song DY, Boctor EM (2013).  Short-lag spatial coherence beamforming of photoacoustic images for enhanced visualization of prostate brachytherapy seeds.  Biomedical optics express.  Optical Society of America.  4.  1964--1977.
  • Bell MAL, Goswami R, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2012).  Improved visualization of endocardial borders with Short-Lag Spatial Coherence imaging of fundamental and harmonic ultrasound data.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  2129-2132.
  • Bell MAL, Goswami R, Trahey GE (2012).  Clutter reduction in echocardiography with short-lag spatial coherence (SLSC) imaging.  Proceedings - International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging.  1116-1119.
  • Bell MAL, Byram BC, Harris EJ, Evans PM, Bamber JC (2012).  In vivo liver tracking with a high volume rate 4D ultrasound scanner and a 2D matrix array probe.  Physics in Medicine and Biology.  57(5).  1359-1374.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Byram BC, Harris EJ, Evans PM, Bamber JC (2012).  In vivo liver tracking with a high volume rate 4D ultrasound scanner and a 2D matrix array probe.  Physics in Medicine and Biology.  IOP Publishing.  57.  1359.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2011).  Comparative resolution and tracking performance in B-mode and short-lag spatial coherence (SLSC) images.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS.  1985-1988.
  • Dahl JJ, Pinton GF, Lediju M, Trahey GE (2011).  A novel imaging technique based on the spatial coherence of backscattered waves: Demonstration in the presence of acoustical clutter.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  7968.
  • Dahl JJ, Hyun D, Lediju M, Trahey GE (2011).  Lesion detectability in diagnostic ultrasound with short-lag spatial coherence imaging.  Ultrasonic Imaging.  33(2).  119-133.
  • Dahl JJ, Hyun D, Lediju MA, Trahey GE (2011).  Lesion detectability in diagnostic ultrasound with short-lag spatial coherence imaging.  Ultrasonic imaging.  SAGE Publications.  33.  119--133.
  • Lediju MA, Trahey GE, Byram BC, Dahl JJ (2011).  Short-lag spatial coherence of backscattered echoes: Imaging characteristics.  IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control.  IEEE.  58.  1377--1388.
  • Lediju MA, Trahey GE, Byram BC, Dahl JJ (2011).  Short-lag spatial coherence of backscattered echoes: Imaging characteristics.  IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control.  58(7).  1377-1388.
  • Lediju MA, Trahey GE, Jakovlijevic M, Byram BC, Dahl JJ (2010).  Short-lag spatial coherence imaging.  Proceedings - IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium.  987-990.
  • Lediju MA, Byram BC, Harris EJ, Evans PM, Bamber JC (2010).  3D Liver tracking using a matrix array: Implications for ultrasonicguidance of IMRT.  Proceedings - IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium.  1628-1631.
  • Lediju MA, Byram BC, Trahey GE (2009).  Sources and characterization of clutter in cardiac B-mode images.  Proceedings - IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium.
  • Lediju MA, Pihl MJ, Hsu SJ, Dahl JJ, Gallippi CM, Trahey GE (2009).  A motion-based approach to abdominal clutter reduction.  IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control.  56(11).  2437-2449.
  • Dahl JJ, Pinton GF, Lediju M, Trahey GE (2009).  Simulation and experimental analysis of ultrasonic clutter in fundamental and harmonic imaging.  Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE.  7265.
  • Lediju MA, Pihl MJ, Hsu SJ, Dahl JJ, Gallippi CM, Trahey GE (2008).  Magnitude, origins, and reduction of abdominal ultrasonic clutter.  Proceedings - IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium.  50-53.
  • Lediju MA, Pihl MJ, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2008).  Quantitative assessment of the magnitude, impact and spatial extent of ultrasonic clutter.  Ultrasonic Imaging.  30(3).  151-168.
Conference Proceedings
  • Shubert J, Bell MAL (2018).  A novel drill design for photoacoustic guided surgeries.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2018.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  104940J.
  • Allman D, Reiter A, Bell M (2018).  Exploring the effects of transducer models when training convolutional neural networks to eliminate reflection artifacts in experimental photoacoustic images.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2018.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  104945H.
  • Graham MT, Bell MAL (2018).  Development and validation of a short-lag spatial coherence theory for photoacoustic imaging.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2018.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  104945K.
  • Eddins B, Bell MAL (2017).  Optimizing light delivery for a photoacoustic surgical system.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2017.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  100640J.
  • Allman D, Reiter A, Bell MAL (2017).  A Machine Learning Method to Identify and Remove Reflection Artifacts in Photoacoustic Channel Data.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.
  • Rodriguez-Molares A, Rindal OMH, Bernard O, Nair A, Bell MAL, Liebgott H, Austeng A, Lovstakken L (2017).  The UltraSound ToolBox.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.
  • Dahl J, Hyun D, Li Y, Jakovljevic M, Bell MAL, Long W, Bottenus N, Kakkad V, Trahey G (2017).  Coherence Beamforming and its Applications to the Difficult-to-Image Patient.  Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Washington, DC.
  • Kim S, Bell MAL, Kazanzides P (2017).  Feasibility of a photoacoustic image guided telerobotic system for skull base surgery.  Ubiquitous Robots and Ambient Intelligence (URAI), 2017 14th International Conference on.  IEEE.  595--596.
  • Kim S, Gandhi N, Bell MAL, Kazanzides P (2017).  Improving the safety of telerobotic drilling of the skull base via photoacoustic sensing of the carotid arteries.  Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2017 IEEE International Conference on.  IEEE.  2385--2390.
  • Reiter A, Bell MAL (2017).  A machine learning approach to identifying point source locations in photoacoustic data.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2017.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  100643J.
  • Graham MT, Bell MAL (2017).  Theoretical Application of Short-Lag Spatial Coherence to Photoacoustic Imaging.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.
  • Gandhi N, Kim S, Kazanzides P, Bell MAL (2017).  Accuracy of a novel photoacoustic-based approach to surgical guidance performed with and without a da Vinci robot.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2017.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  100642V.
  • Shubert J, Bell MAL (2017).  Photoacoustic Based Visual Servoing of Needle Tips to Improve Biopsy on Obese Patients.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.
  • Bell MAL, Dagle AB, Kazanzides P, Boctor E (2016).  Experimental assessment of energy requirements and tool tip visibility for photoacoustic-guided endonasal surgery.  Proc. SPIE.  97080D.
  • Kim S, Tan Y, Kazanzides P, Bell MAL (2016).  Feasibility of photoacoustic image guidance for telerobotic endonasal transsphenoidal surgery.  6th IEEE RAS/EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics.
  • Kim S, Kang H, Cheng A, Lediju Bell M, Boctor E, Kazanzides P (2015).  Photoacoustic image guidance for robot-assisted skull base surgery.  Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation.  IEEE.
  • Bell MAL, Ostrowski AK, Li K, Kazanzides P, Boctor E (2015).  Quantifying bone thickness, light transmission, and contrast interrelationships in transcranial photoacoustic imaging.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2015.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  93230C.
  • Sen HT, Lediju Bell MA, Zhang Y, Ding K, Wong J, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2015).  System Integration and Preliminary In-Vivo Experiments of a Robot for Ultrasound Guidance and Monitoring during Radiotherapy.  2015 International Conference on Advanced Robotics.  IEEE.
  • Bell MAL, Ostrowski AK, Kazanzides P, Boctor E (2014).  Feasibility of transcranial photoacoustic imaging for interventional guidance of endonasal surgeries.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2014.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  894307.
  • Bell MAL, Sen HT, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P (2014).  Force-controlled ultrasound robot for consistent tissue pre-loading: Implications for acoustic radiation force elasticity imaging.  Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics (2014 5th IEEE RAS & EMBS International Conference on.  IEEE.  259--264.
  • Bell MAL, Song DY, Boctor EM (2014).  Coherence-based photoacoustic imaging of brachytherapy seeds implanted in a canine prostate.  Medical Imaging 2014: Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  90400Q.
  • Bell MAL, Sen HT, Iordachita I, Kazanzides P, Wong J (2014).  In vivo reproducibility of robotic probe placement for an integrated US-CT image-guided radiation therapy system.  Medical Imaging 2014: Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  903611.
  • Kang H, Bell MAL, Guo X, Taylor RH, Boctor EM (2014).  Freehand spatial-angular compounding of photoacoustic images.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2014.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  894361.
  • Bell MAL, Guo X, Song DY, Boctor EM (2014).  Photoacoustic imaging of prostate brachytherapy seeds with transurethral light delivery.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2014.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  89430N.
  • Bell MAL, Guo X, Kang HJ, Boctor E (2014).  Improved contrast in laser-diode-based photoacoustic images with short-lag spatial coherence beamforming.  2014 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.  IEEE.  37--40.
  • Bell MAL, Kuo NP, Song DY, Kang J, Boctor EM (2014).  In vivo photoacoustic imaging of prostate brachytherapy seeds.  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2014.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  894348.
  • Dahl JJ, Bottenus N, Lediju Bell MA, Cook MJ (2013).  Coherent flow imaging: A power Doppler imaging technique based on backscatter spatial coherence.  Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2013 IEEE International.  IEEE.  639--642.
  • Sen HT, Bell MAL, Iordachita I, Wong J, Kazanzides P (2013).  A cooperatively controlled robot for ultrasound monitoring of radiation therapy.  2013 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems.  IEEE.  3071--3076.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Goswami R, Trahey GE (2012).  Clutter reduction in echocardiography with short-lag spatial coherence (SLSC) imaging.  Biomedical Imaging (ISBI), 2012 9th IEEE International Symposium on.  IEEE.  1116--1119.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Goswami R, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2012).  Improved visualization of endocardial borders with Short-Lag Spatial Coherence imaging of fundamental and harmonic ultrasound data.  Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2012 IEEE International.  IEEE.  2129--2132.
  • Lediju Bell MA, Dahl JJ, Trahey GE (2011).  Comparative resolution and tracking performance in B-mode and Short-Lag Spatial Coherence (SLSC) images.  IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS).
  • Dahl JJ, Pinton GF, Lediju M, Trahey GE (2011).  A novel imaging technique based on the spatial coherence of backscattered waves: Demonstration in the presence of acoustical clutter.  Medical Imaging 2011: Ultrasonic Imaging, Tomography, and Therapy.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  796809.
  • Lediju MA, Byram BC, Harris EJ, Evans PM, Bamber JC (2010).  3D Liver tracking using a matrix array: Implications for ultrasonic guidance of IMRT.  2010 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.  IEEE.  1628--1631.
  • Lediju MA, Trahey GE, Jakovlijevic M, Byram BC, Dahl JJ (2010).  Short-lag spatial coherence imaging.  2010 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.  IEEE.  987--990.
  • Lediju MA, Byram BC, Trahey GE (2009).  Sources and characterization of clutter in cardiac b-mode images.  2009 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium.  IEEE.  1419--1422.
  • Dahl JJ, Pinton GF, Lediju M, Trahey GE (2009).  Simulation and experimental analysis of ultrasonic clutter in fundamental and harmonic imaging.  Medical Imaging 2009: Ultrasonic Imaging and Signal Processing.  International Society for Optics and Photonics.  726509.
  • Lediju MA, Pihl MJ, Hsu SJ, Dahl JJ, Gallippi CM, Trahey GE (2008).  Magnitude, origins, and reduction of abdominal ultrasonic clutter.  2008 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium.  IEEE.  50--53.
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