Diffusion MRI:  Acquisition & Experimental Design

Hall 1     11:00 - 13:00     Chairs: Mara Cercignani and Shin-ichi Urayama



Prog #

11:00 4.  

How Many Shells? - Investigating a Long Held Tradition in DT-MRI

Derek K. Jones1

1School of Psychology, Cardiff, Wales, UK

11:12 5.

It Is Not Possible to Design a Rotationally Invariant Sampling Scheme for DT-MRI

Derek K. Jones1, Cheng G. Koay2, Peter J. Basser2

1CUBRIC and School of Psychology, Cardiff, Wales, UK; 2National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

11:24 6.

Diffusion Tensor MRI: Combination of Signals from Phased Array Coils

Guillaume Gilbert1, Dany Simard1, Gilles Beaudoin1

1CHUM, Hôpital Notre-Dame, Montreal, QC, Canada

11:36 7.

PROPELLER Image Reconstruction Using the Non-Uniform Fast Fourier Transform

Ashish A. Tamhane1, Mark Anastasio1, Konstantinos Arfanakis1

1Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, USA


11:48 8.

k-Space Based Multicoil Phase Correction and Reconstruction for Multishot Diffusion Weighted Imaging

Ken-Pin Hwang1, Anja C. Brau2, Reed F. Busse3, Scott B. Reeder4, Philip J. Beatty2

1General Electric Healthcare Technologies, Houston, Texas, USA; 2General Electric Healthcare Technologies, Menlo Park, California, USA; 3General Electric Healthcare Technologies, Madison, Wisconsin, USA; 4University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

12:00 9.

3D Self-Navigated Interleaved Spiral (3D-SNAILS) for DWI

Jian Zhang1, Chunlei Liu1, Michael Moseley1

1Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

12:12 10.

Contiguous-Slice Diffusion Tensor Imaging of the Optic Nerve with CSF Suppressed IR CO-ZOOM

Nicholas G. Dowell1, David H. Miller1, Thomas Jenkins1, Claudia A. M. Wheeler-Kingshott1

1University College London, London, UK

12:24 11.

Towards Accurate In Vivo Diffusion Measurement in Human Optic Nerve

Junqian G. Xu1, Robert T. Naismith1, Kathryn M. Trinkaus1, Anne H. Cross1, Sheng-Kwei Song1

1Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

12:36 12.

Diffusion-Weighted Balanced-FFE Imaging Using Eddy-Current Compensation

Julie Absil1, Vincent Denolin2, Thierry Metens1

1ULB - Hôpital Erasme, Bruxelles, Belgium; 2Philips Medical Systems Benelux, Bruxelles, Belgium

12:48 13.

Quantification of the Spinal Cord Axon Diameter Using an Extension of the PGSE Sequence

Christian Herbert Ziener1, Thomas Weber1, Wolfgang Rudolf Bauer1, Peter Michael Jakob1

                               1University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany