MSBI Thesis & Abstracts 2018-2019

Ravi Chachad
Advisor: Dr. Susan Noworolski, PhD
Thesis Title: Temporal Impact of Sugar Metabolism on the Liver

Qing Dai
Advisor: Dr. Peder Larson, PhD
Thesis Title: Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma: Deep Learning-Based Prediction of Tumor Grade from Contrast-Enhanced CT

Emilie Decavel-Bueff
Advisor: Dr. Steven Hetts, PhD
Thesis Title: Drug capture efficacy using polystyrenesulfonate-coated chemofilter device

Virginia Hinostroza
Advisor: Dr. Pratik Mukherjee, PhD
Thesis Title: 4D Flow with Compressed Sensing for the Evaluation of Intracranial Aneurysmal Flow Patterns

Alison Myoraku
Advisor: Dr. David Saloner, PhD
Thesis Title: Lifespan Changes of the Human Insula in Major Depression

Samuel Shu
Advisor: Dr. Benjamin Yeh, PhD
Thesis Title: Understanding differences in quantification of conventional versus experimental contrast materials with different clinical dual-energy computed tomography systems, and development of universal contrast quantification “handshake”

Benjamin Sipes
Advisor: Dr. Sri Nagarajan, PhD
Thesis Title: EEG Microstates in Neurofeedback Attention Training

Torie Tsuie
Advisor: Dr. Victor Valcour, PhD
Thesis Title: Longitudinal Changes in Brain Structure and Integrity During Acute HIV

Jack Williams
Advisor: Dr. Steven Hetts, PhD
Thesis Title: Evaluating EPflex MRline Guidewire for Endovascular Interventions Guided by MRI at 3T vs. X-ray Fluoroscopy

Fei Xiong
Advisor: Dr. David Saloner, PhD
Thesis Title: Prediction of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (AAAs) Progression by Automatic Segmentation and Radiomics Feature Quantification

Jiamin Zhou
Advisor: Dr. Ashish Raj, PhD
Thesis Title: spectrome-AI: a Neural Network Framework for Inferring MEG Spectra