Publications

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2010

  • Alessio A, Kinahan P, Champley K and Caldwell J 2010 Attenuation-emission alignment in cardiac PET/CT based on consistency conditions. Med Phys 37 pp 1191-200
  • Alessio A and Phillips G 2010 A pediatric CT dose and risk estimator. Pediatr Radiol 40 pp 1816-21
  • Alessio A, Stearns C, Tong S, Ross S, Kohlmyer S, Ganin A and Kinahan P 2010 Application and evaluation of a measured spatially variant system model for PET image reconstruction. IEEE Trans Med Imaging 29 pp 938-49
  • Bassingthwaighte J, Raymond G, Butterworth E, Alessio A and Caldwell J 2010 Multiscale modeling of metabolism, flows, and exchanges in heterogeneous organs. Ann N Y Acad Sci 1188 pp 111-20
  • Champley K, Raylman R and Kinahan P 2010 Advancements to the planogram frequency-distance rebinning algorithm. Inverse Probl 26 pp 45008
  • Chen D and Kinahan P 2010 Multimodality molecular imaging of the lung. J Magn Reson Imaging 32 pp 1409-20
  • DeWitt D, Johnson-Williams N G, Miyaoka R S, Li X L, Lockhart C, Lewellen T K and Hauck S 2010 Design of an FPGA-Based Algorithm for Real-Time Solutions of Statistics-Based Positioning 57(1) (Univ Washington, Dept Elect Engn, Seattle, WA 98195 USA dewitdq@earthlink.net: pp 71-77
  • Doot R, Muzi M, Peterson L, Schubert E, Gralow J, Specht J and Mankoff D 2010 Kinetic analysis of 18F-fluoride PET images of breast cancer bone metastases. J Nucl Med 51 pp 521-27
  • Doot R K, Scheuermann J S, Christian P E, Karp J S and Kinahan P E 2010 Instrumentation factors affecting variance and bias of quantifying tracer uptake with PET/CT 37(11) (Univ Washington, Dept Radiol, Seattle, WA 98195 USA bdoot@uw.edu: pp 6035-46
  • Fahey F, Kinahan P, Doot R, Kocak M, Thurston H and Poussaint T 2010 Variability in PET quantitation within a multicenter consortium. Med Phys 37 pp 3660-66
  • Haselman M, Hauck S, Lewellen T K and Miyaoka R S 2010 FPGA-based pulse parameter discovery for positron emission tomography Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record (NSS/MIC), 2009 IEEE 2010) pp 2956-61
  • Haselman M, Miyaoka R, Lewellen T K, Hauck S, McDougald W and Dewitt D 2009 FPGA-based front-end electronics for positron emission tomography Proceeding of the ACM/SIGDA international symposium on Field programmable gate arrays 2009) pp 93-102
  • Hunter W, Miyaoka R, Macdonald L and Lewellen T 2009 Measured temperature dependence of scintillation camera signals read out by Geiger-Muller mode avalanche photodiodes. IEEE Nucl Sci Symp Conf Rec (1997) 2009 pp 2662-65
  • Hunter W C J, Harrison R L, Gillispie S B, MacDonald L R and Lewellen T K 2010 Parametric design study of a long axial field-of-view PET scanner using a block-detector tomograph simulation of a cylindrical phantom Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record (NSS/MIC), 2009 IEEE 2010) pp 3900-03
  • Johnson-Williams N G, Miyaoka R S, Li X, Lewellen T K and Hauck S 2010 Design of a real time FPGA-based three dimensional positioning algorithm Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record (NSS/MIC), 2009 IEEE 2010) pp 3652-59
  • Lewellen T K 2010 The Challenge of Detector Designs for PET 195(2) (Univ Washington, Med Ctr, Div Nucl Med, Seattle, WA 98195 USA tkldog@u.washington.edu: pp 301-09
  • Li X, Lockhart C, Lewellen T and Miyaoka R 2009 Impact on the spatial resolution performance of a monolithic crystal PET detector due to different sensor parameters. IEEE Nucl Sci Symp Conf Rec (1997) 2009 pp 3102-05
  • Liu C, Alessio A, Pierce L, Thielemans K, Wollenweber S, Ganin A and Kinahan P 2010 Quiescent period respiratory gating for PET/CT. Med Phys 37 pp 5037-43
  • Macdonald L, Edwards J, Lewellen T, Haseley D, Rogers J and Kinahan P 2009 Clinical imaging characteristics of the positron emission mammography camera: Pem flex solo ii. J Nucl Med 50 pp 1666-75
  • Miyaoka R, Li X, Lockhart C and Lewellen T 2010 Comparison of detector intrinsic spatial resolution characteristics for sensor on the entrance surface and conventional readout designs Nuclear Science, IEEE Transactions on 57 pp 990-97
  • Miyaoka R, Ling T, Lockhart C, Li X and Lewellen T 2010 Calibration procedure for a continuous miniature crystal element (cMiCE) detector Nuclear Science, IEEE Transactions on 57 pp 1023-28
  • Tong S, Alessio A and Kinahan P 2010 Noise and signal properties in PSF-based fully 3D PET image reconstruction: An experimental evaluation. Phys Med Biol 55 pp 1453-73
  • Tong S and Alessio… A 2010 Image reconstruction for PET/CT scanners: Past achievements and future challenges Imaging Med. pp
  • Xia T, Alessio A and Kinahan P 2010 Noise and bias properties of monoenergetic images from DECT used for attenuation correction with PET/CT and SPECT/CT. Proc Soc Photo Opt Instrum Eng 7622 pp 762225-28

 

 

2009

  • Alessio AM, Kinahan PE, Manchandad V, Ghioni V, Aldap L, Parisi M. Weight -based, low-dose pediatric whole-body PET/CT protocols. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, vol. 50:(10)925-933. To JNM 
  • Champley KM, Lewellen TK,MacDonald LR, Miyaoka RS, Kinahan PE. Statistical LOR estimation for high-resolution dMiCE PET detector. Physics in Medicine and Biology 54(20):6369-6382. To PMB
  • Harrison RL. Introduction to Monte Carlo simulation. Nuclear Physics Methods and Accelerators in Biology and Medicine, American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings 1204, New York. 2009, pp 17-21. To AIP
  • Harrison RL. Monte Carlo simulation of emission tomography and other medical imaging techniques. American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings 1204, New York. 2009. pp 126-134. To AIP
  • Haselman M, DeWit D, McDougald, W, Lewellen, TK, Miyaoka, RS, Hauck, S. FPGA-based front-end electronics for Postiron mission Tomography. ACM/SIGDA Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays. 2009:93-102. 
  • Hunter WC, Miyaoka RS, MacDonald LR, LewellenTK. Measured temperature dependence of scintillation camera signals read out by Geiger-Muller mode avalanche photodiodes. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Conference Record 2009:2662-2665. To IEEE
  • Hunter WC, Harrison RL, Gillespie SB, MacDonald LR, Lewellen TK. Parametric design study of an axial field of view PET scanner using block detector tomograph simulation of a cylindrical phantom. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Conference Record 2009:3900-3903 To IEEE
  • Johnson-Williams NG, Miyaoka RS, Li X, Lewellen TK, Hauck S. Design of a real time FPGA-based three dimensional positioning algorithm. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Conference Record 2009:3952-3952. To IEEE
  • Kinahan PE, Doot RK, Wanner-Royball M, Bidaut LM, Armato III SG, Meyer CR, McIennan G. PET/CT assessment of response to therapy: tumor change measurement, truth, data & error. Translational Oncology. Vol 2(4):223-230. To Trans Onc
  • Lee K, Miyaoka RS, Lewellen TK. Impact on image noise of incorporating detector blurring into image reconstruction for a small animal PET scanner. IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science. 2009, vol 56(5)2769-2776. To IEEE
  • Li X, Lockhart C, Lewellen TK, Miyaoka RS. Impact of the spatial resolution performance of a monolithic crystal PET detector due to different sensor parameters. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Conference Record 2009:3102-3105. To IEEE
  • Liu C, Pierce LA, Alessio AM, Kinahan PE. Impact of respiratory motion on tumor quantification and delineation in static PET/CT imaging. Physics in Medicine and Biology, vol 54(24):7345-7362. To PMB
  • MacDonald LR, Edwards J, Lewellen TK, Haseley D, Rogers J, Kinahan PE. Clinical imaging characteristics of the positron emission mammography camera: PEM Flex Solo II. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, vol 50(10):1666-1675. To JNM
  • Miyaoka RS Lockhart C, Lewellen TK. New continuous miniature crystal element (cMiCE) detector geometries. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. 2009 Conference Proceedings, pp 3639-3642. To IEEE
  • Pierce LA, Miyaoka RS, Lewellen TK, Alessio AM, Kinahan PE. Determining block detector positions for PET scanners. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. 2009 Conference Proceedings, pp 2976-2980. To IEEE
  • Shih YC, Sun FW, MacDonald LR, Otis BP, Miyaoka RS, McDougald W, Lewellen TK. An 8x8 row-column summing readout electronics for preclinical positron emission tomography scanners. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. 2009 Conference Proceedings, pp 2376-2380. To IEEE
  • Tong S, Alessio AM, Kinahan PE. Evaluation of noise properties in PSF-based PET image reconstruction. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. 2009 Conference Proceedings, pp 3042-3047. To IEEE
  • Xia T, Alessio AM, Kinahan PE. Limits of ultra-low dose CT attenuation correction for PET/CT. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. 2009 Conference Proceedings, pp3074-3079. To IEEE

2008

  • Alessio AM and Kinahan PE. Application of a spatially variant system model for 3-D whole body PET image reconstruction. IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, 2008:1315-1318. Paris. To IEEE
  • Alessio AM, Schmitz RE, MacDonald LR, Wollenweber S, Stearns CW, Ross S,  Ganin A, Lewellen TK, Kinahan PE. Image reconstruction for a partially collimated whole-body PET scanner.  IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2008:55(3),  Part 1, pp: 975-983. To IEEE
  • Alessio AM and MacDonald LR. Spatially variant positron range modeling derived from CT for PET image reconstruction. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. Dresden. 2008:MO3-8:3637-3640. To IEEE
  • Champley, KM, Lewellen, TK, MacDonald, LR, Miyaoka, RS, Kinahan, PE. Statistical three-dimensional positioning algorithm for high-resolution dMiCE PET detector. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record 2008:4751-4754. To IEEE
  • Champley KM, Defrise M, Clackdoyle R, Raylman RR< Kinahan PE. Planogram rebinning with the frequency-distance relationship. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, vol 27(7)925-933. To IEEE
  • DeWitt D, Miyaoka RS, Li X, Lockhart C, Lewellen TK, Hauck, S. Design of an FPGA based algorithm for real-time solutions of Statistics-Based Positioning. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record 2008:5029-5035. To IEEE
  • Harrison RL, Gillispie SB, Lewellen TK. Simulation of system for emission tomography (SimSET): Using simulation to research ideas in emission tomography (PET and SPECT). Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 2008 meeting abstracts:157 P-B. To JNM
  • Lewellen TK. Recent developments in PET detector technology. Physics in Medicine and Biology, vol 53:R287-R317. To PhysMedBiol
  • Lewellen TK, Miyaoka RS, MacDonald LR, Haselman M, DeWitt D, Hunter W, Hauck S. Design of a second generation firewire based data acquisition system for small animal PET scanners. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. Conference proceedings M10-284:5023-5028. To IEEE 
  • Li X, Lockhart C, Lewellen TK, Miyaoka RS.  A high resolution, monolithic crystal, PET/MRI detector with DOI positioning capability.  IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society.  Vancouver, Canada.  2008:2287-2290. To IEEE
  • Ling T, Burnett TH, Lewellen TK, Miyaoka RS.  Parametric positioning of a continuous crystal PET detector with depth of interaction decoding.  Physics in Medicine and Biology. 2008:(53)1843-1863. To Phys Med Biol
  • MacDonald LR, Edwards J, LewellenTK, Rogers J, Kinahan PE. Clinical imaging characteristics of the positron emission mammography camera: PET Flex Solo II. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. Conference proceedings2008:4494-4501. To IEEEE
  • MacDonald LR, Schmitz RE, Alessio AM, Wollenweber SD, Stearns CW, Ganin A, Harrison RL, Lewellen TK, Kinahan PE. Count-rate performance of  the Discovery STE PET scanner using partial collimation. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 2008:(53)3723-3738. To Phys Med Biol
  • Miyaoka RS, Li X, Lockhart C, Lewellen TK. Design of a high resolution, monolithic crystal, PET/MRI detector with DOI psoitioning capability. 2008:4688-4692. To IEEE
  • Miyaoka RS, Joo SK, Lee K.  Detector light response modeling for a thick continuous slab detector.  Journal of Nuclear Science Technology. 2008:45(7)634-638. To JNST
  • Schmitz RE, Gillispie SB, Harrison RL, MacDonald LR, Kinahan PE, Lewellen TK. Expanding SimSET to include block detectors: Performance with pseudo-blocks and a true block model. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2008 M26-48:4275-4278. To IEEE

2007

  • Alessio AM, Kohlmyer S, Branch K, Chen G, Caldwell J, Kinahan P. Cine CT for attenuation correction in cardiac PET/CT. Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 2007:48(5)794-802.  To JNM
    •  Alessio AM, Kohlmyer SG, and Kinahan PE, Consistency driven respiratory phase alignment and motion compensation in PET/CT. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. Honolulu, Hawaii. 2007:(4)3115 – 3119. To IEEE
    • Alessio AM, Sauer K, Kinahan PE, Statistical image reconstruction from correlated data with applications to PET. 2007. Physics in Medicine and  Biology. Vol.52 pp 6133-6150.  To Phys Med Biol
    • Chen GP, Branch KR, Alessio AM, Pham P, Tabibiazar R, Kinahan P,  Caldwell JH. Effect of reconstruction algorithms on myocardial blood flow measurement with N-13 ammonia PET imaging. Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 2997:(48)1259-1265. To JNM
    • Doot RK,  Dunnwald LK, Schubert EK, Muzi M, Peterson LM, Kinahan PE,  Kurland  BF, Mankoff DA. Dynamic and static approaches to quantifying  FDG uptake for measuring cancer response to therapy including the  effect of GCSF. Journal of Nulcear Medicine. 2007:(48)920-925. To JNM
    • Doot RK, Christian PE, Mankoff DA, Kinahan PE. Reproducibility of quantifying tracer uptake with PET/CT for evaluation of response to therapy. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2007:54(1)2880-2884. To IEEE
    • Gifford HC, Kinahan PE, Lartizien C, and King MA. Evaluation of  multi-class model observers in PET LROC studies. IEEE Transactions on  Nuclear Science. 2007:54(1)116-123. To IEEE
    • Harrison RL, Kinahan PE, and Lewellen TK. A generalized simulation description language. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record, 2007:4012-4014. To IEEE
    • Haselman MD, Hauck S, Lewellen TK, and Miyaoka RS. Simulation of algorithms for pulse timing in FPGAs. 2007. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record.2007:M13:369.
    • Lewellen TK, MacDonald LR, Miyaoka RS, McDougald W, and Champley K. New directions for dMiCE - a depth-of-interaction detector design for PET scanners. 2007. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record, 2007 M19-147:3798-3802.  To IEEE
    • Ling T, Lewellen TK, Miyaoka RS. Depth of interaction decoding of a continuous crystal detector module. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 2007. 52:2213-2228. To Phys Med Biol
    • Ling T, Lewellen TK, Miyaoka RS.  Improving the intrinsic spatial resolution performance of the Continuous Miniature Crystal Element (cMiCE) detector. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. Honolulu. 2007:26-88:4308-4313. To IEEE
    • MacDonald LR, Schmitz RE, Alessio AM, Harrison, RL Lewellen TK, and Kinahan PE. Estimating live-time for new PET scanner configurations. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2007 M13-41:(4)2880-2884. To IEEE
    • Miyaoka RS, Ling T, Lockhart CM, Lewellen TK.  Calibration procedure for a Continuous Miniature Crystal Element (cMiCE) detector. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. Honolulu. 2007 M26-96: 4314-4318. To IEEE
    • Miyaoka RS, Ling T, Lewellen TK.  Effect of number of readout channels on the intrinsic spatial resolution performance of a continuous miniature crystal element (cMiCE) detector. IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science. 2007:54(5)1561-7. To IEEE
    • Schmitz RE, Gillispie SB, Harrison RL, MacDonald LR, Kinahan PE and Lewellen TK. Expanding SimSET to include block detectors: performance with pseudo-blocks and a true block model. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2007 M26-48:4275-4278. To IEEE
    • Schmitz RE, Harrison RL, Stearns CW, Lewellen TK, Kinahan PE. Optimization of noise equivalent count-rate performance for a partially collimated PET scanner by varying the number of SEPTA. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. 2007. 26-7:935-944. To IEEE

    2006

    • Alessio, AM, Caldwell J, Chen G, Branch K, Kinahan P. Attenuation-emission alignment in cardiac PET/CT with consistency conditions. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2006:(6)3288-3291. To IEEE
    • Alessio, A, Kinahan P. Improved quantitation for PET/CT image  reconstruction with system modeling and anatomical priors. Medical  Physics. 2006:33(11)4095-4103. To Med Phy
    • Alessio AM, Kinahan PE. Lewellen TK. Modeling and incorporation of  system response functions in 3D whole-body PET. 2006. IEEE Transactions on  Medical Imaging. 25(7):828-837. To IEEE
    • Harrison RL, Gillispie SB, Lewellen TK. Design and implementation of a block detector simulation in SimSET. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2006 M14-27:3151-3153. To IEEE
    • Janeiro L, Comtat C, Lartizien C, Kinahan PE, Defrise M, Michel C,  Trebossen R, Almeida P. Numerical observer studies comparing FORE +AWOSEM, FORE+NECOSEM and NEC based fully 3-D OSEM for 3-D whole-Body PET imaging. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2006:53(3)1194-1199. To IEEE
    • Kinahan PE, Alessio AM. Fessler JA. Dual energy CT attenuation correction methods for quantitative assessment of response to cancer therapy with PET/CT imaging. Journal of Technology in Cancer Research Treatment. 2006:5(4)319-323.  To JTCRT
    • Lewellen BK, Cross D, Craft S, Baker L, Kosugi T, Okada H, Lewellen TK, Kinahan PE, Minoshima S. Improved PET detection of focal brain activity using subset-dependent relaxation 'dynamic' row-action maximum likelihood algorithm (DRAMA). IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2006 M06-362:2177- 2179. To IEEE
    • Ling T, Lewellen TK, Miyaoka RS. Investigation of depth of interaction decoding for a continuous crystal detector. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. San Diego, CA. 2006 M14066:3012-3017. To IEEE
    • Ling T, Lee K, Miyaoka RS. Performance comparisons of continuous Miniature Crystal Element (cMiCE) detectors. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2006:53(1)2513-2518. To IEEE
    • MacDonald LR, Schmitz RE, Alessio AM, Wollenweber SD, Stearns CW, Ganin A, Harrison RL, Lewellen TK, Kinahan PE. Count-rate performance of the discovery STE PET scanner using partial collimation. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2006 M11-109:2488-2493. To IEEE
    • Miyaoka RS, Ling T, Lewellen TK. Effect of number of readout channels on the performance of a continuous Miniature Crystal Element (cMiCE) detector. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. San Diego, CA. 2006 M06-103:1885-1888. To IEEE
    • Schmitz RE, Kinahan PE, Harrison RL, and Lewellen TK. Simulations of the effect of collimation on count rates of an LSO PET system. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference. 2006 M14-108:3049-3052. To IEEE

    2005

    • Lee K, Miyaoka RS, Janes ML, Lewellen TK. Detector characteristics of the Micro Crystal Element Scanner (MiCES. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2005:52(5)1:1428-33. To IEEE
    • Lewellen TK, Janes R, Miyaoka RS, Gillispie SG, Park B, Herrmannsfeldt G. A firewire based data acquisition system for small volume positron emission tomographs. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2005:260-264. To IEEE
    • Ling T, Lee K, Miyaoka RS. Performance characteristics of continuous Miniature Crystal Element (cMiCE) detectors. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. Fajardo, Puerto Rico. 2005 M03-127:1586-1589. To IEEE
    • Miyaoka RS, Janes ML, Lee K, Park B, Kinahan PE, Lewellen TK. Development of a single detector ring micro crystal element scanner: QuickPET II. Molecular Imaging. 2005:4(2)117-127. PDF
    • Miyaoka RS, Lewellen TK. Sub-millimeter intrinsic spatial resolution PET detector designs using Geiger-mode avalance photodetectors. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record. 2005 JO3-34:2903-2907. To IEEE
    • Schmitz RE, Kinahan PE, Harrison RL, Stearns CW and Lewellen TK. Simulation of count-rate performance for a PET scanner with partial collimation. Proceedings of the SPIE. San Diego, CA. 2005:(5745)921-32. To SPIE
    • Schmitz RE, Kinahan PE, Harrison RL, Stearns C, and Lewellen TK. Simulation of count-rate performance for a PET scanner with different degrees of partial collimation. IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference Record. 2006 M11-150:2506-09. To IEEE
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