Editorial Team

* denotes Editor in Chief

** denotes Associate Editor in Chief

Keith A. Wear **

Address: Bldg. WO-62, Room 2104, Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD 20993

Email: keith.wear@fda.hhs.gov
Phone: (301)796-2538

Keywords: hydrophone, exposimetry, therapeutic ultrasound, bone

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Alessandro Stuart Savoia

Address: Roma Tre University. Department of Engineering. Via Vito Volterra 62, 00146
Roma, Italy

Email: alessandro.savoia@uniroma3.it
Phone: +39 328 9027632

Keywords: Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducers, CMUTs, PMUTs, Transducer Arrays, Medical Imaging

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Alfred C. H. Yu **

Address: EIT 4125, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3G1

Email: alfred.yu@uwaterloo.ca
Phone: (519) 888-4567 ext. 36908

Keywords: Beamforming, Blood flow measurement, Systems and devices, Contrast agents, Therapeutics

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Andrei L. Kholkin

Address: Advanced Microscopy of Functional Materials,
Physics Dept. & CICECO – Aveiro Institute of Materials,
University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal.

Email: kholkin@ua.pt
Phone: +351-234-247025

Keywords: Medical Ultrasonics, Sensors NDE and Industrial Applications, Physical Acoustics, Surface Acoustic Waves (SAW), Transducers and Transducer Materials, Ferroelectrics, Frequency Control

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Archita Hati

Address: NIST Time & Frequency Division, MS 847.3, 325 Broadway, Boulder, CO, 80305

Email: archita.hati@nist.gov
Phone: (303) 497-5629

Keywords: Phase Noise, Low-noise Frequency Synthesis, Oscillator, Frequency Control, Vibration Sensitivity

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Ashwin A. Seshia

Address: Nanoscience Centre, Cambridge University Engineering Department, 11 JJ, Thomson Avenue, Cambridge CB3 0FF, UK

Email: aas41@cam.ac.uk
Phone: +44-1223-760333

Keywords: Microelectromechanical systems, sensor systems, resonators, oscillators, acoustic wave devices.

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Ayache Bouakaz

Address: UFR Médecine Inserm U930, 10 Bld Tonnellé, 37032 Tours, France

Email: ayache.bouakaz@univ-tours.fr
Phone: +33 2 47366142

Keywords: Ultrasound, imaging, therapy, contrast agent, drug delivery

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Chris L.de Korte

Address: Medical UltraSound Imaging Center (MUSIC 766), Radboud University Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Email: chris.dekorte@radboudumc.nl
Phone: +31 24 3617694

Keywords: elastography, quantitative Ultrasound, flow estimation, Vascular imaging, Breast imaging.

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Damien Garcia

Address: CREATIS, INSA Lyon, 7 avenue Jean Capelle, 69621 Villeurbanne Cedex, FRANCE

Email: damien.garcia@creatis.insa-lyon.fr
Phone: +33 (0)4 72 43 82 49

Keywords: echocardiography, hemodynamics, cardiac function, numerical methods, clinical investigation

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Address: University of Toulouse III, 118, route de Narbonne, F-31062, Toulouse, France

Email: dkouame@ieee.org
Phone: +33 5 61 556 310

Keywords: signal and image processing, medical ultrasound imaging, inverse problems, sparse techniques

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Dr Helen Mulvana **

Address: Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Graham Hills Building, 40 George Street, Glasgow, G1 1QE

Email: Helen.mulvana@strath.ac.uk
Phone: +44-141-548-3842

Keywords: iophysical Mechanisms, High frequency imaging, HIFU, hypethermia and surgery, Elastography, Medical tissue characterisation, Therapeutics, System and device design, Ultrasound contrast agents

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Dr. Fei Li

Address: Electronic Materials Research Lab, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China 710049

Email: ful5@xjtu.edu.cn
Phone: +86-029-82668679

Keywords: ferroelectric, piezoelectric, dielectric, ceramic, crystal

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Dr. Hideyuki Hasegawa

Address: 3190 Gofuku, Toyama 930-8555, Japan

Email: hasegawa@eng.u-toyama.ac.jp
Phone: +81-76-445-6741

Keywords: Medical Ultrasonics, Blood Flow Measurement, Elastography, High frequency imaging, Medical beam-forming and beam steering, Medical Imaging, Medical Signal and Image Processing, Medical Tissue Characterization, System & device design

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Dr. Hiroshi Kanai

Address: Aramaki-aza-Aoba 6-6-05, Sendai 980-8577, Japan

Email: hiroshi.kanai.e7@tohoku.ac.jp
Phone: +81-22-795-7080

Keywords: Cardiac measurement, Atherosclerosis diagnosis

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Dr. Jeffrey A. Ketterling

Address: Riverside Research, New York, NY 10006

Email: jkettermeister@gmail.com
Phone: 917 225-0691

Keywords: transducers, high-frequency ultrasound, contrast agents, small-animal imaging, plane-wave imaging

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Dr. Nobuki Kudo


Email: kudo@ist.hokudai.ac.jp

Keywords: Medical Ultrasound, Biological effects & dosimetry, Biophysical Mechanisms, High intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), hyperthermia and surgery, Therapeutics, Ultrasound contrast agents

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Dr. Yao Kui

Address: Principal Scientist II
Institute of Materials Research & Engineering (IMRE)
A*STAR (Agency for Science, Technology, and Research)
#08-03, Innovis, 2 Fusionopolis Way,
Singapore 138634

Email: k-yao@imre.a-star.edu.sg
Phone: +65 6416 8936

Keywords: Ferroelectric Materials; Ferroelectric Devices; Ultrasonic Sensors and Transducers

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Farid G. Mitri

Address: 5 Bisbee Court, Suite 112, Santa Fe, NM 87508, United States

Email: f.g.mitri@ieee.org
Phone: (505) 501 7950

Keywords: Physical acoustics, Biomedical ultrasound, Ultrasonic imaging, Acoustic metamaterials, Oilfield R&D

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Giorgio Santarelli **

Address: 1, Rue F. Mitterand 33400 Talence France

Email: giorgio.santarelli@institutoptique.fr
Phone: +33557017250

Keywords: time&frequency metrology, lasers, low noise

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Guy Cloutier **

Address: Laboratory of Biorheology and Medical Ultrasonics, University of Montreal Hospital Research Center, 900 St-Denis, Montréal, Québec, Canada, H2X 0A9

Email: guy.cloutier@umontreal.ca
Phone: 514-890-8000 (24703)

Keywords: Quantitative ultrasound imaging; ultrasound tissue characterization; ultrasound elastography, shear wave viscoelasticity imaging, biomechanics

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Hassan Rivaz

Address: 1455 Maisonneuve West, EV5.235, Montreal, H3G 1M8, Canada

Email: hrivaz@ece.concordia.ca
Phone: 514-291-1077 ext 8741

Keywords: Elastography, Quantitative Ultrasound, Machine Learning in Ultrasound, Vascular Imaging

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Hervé Liebgott

Address: INSA - Bâtiment Blaise Pascal, 7, avenue Jean Capelle, 69621 Villeurbanne Cedex FRANCE

Email: liebgott@creatis.insa-lyon.fr
Phone: +33 4 72 43 64 63

Keywords: ultrasound - beamforming - motion estimation - cardiovascular - 3D

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James C. Lacefield, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Address: Western University, Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, 1151 Richmond St. N, London, ON N6A 3K7, Canada

Email: jlacefield@robarts.ca
Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 84303

Keywords: High-frequency ultrasound, beamformation, signal processing, microvascular imaging, cancer imaging.

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Jan D’hooge

Address: Lab on Cardiovascular Imaging & Dynamics – Dept. of Cardiovascular Sciences, Medical Imaging Research Centre – University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven

Email: jan.dhooge@uzleuven.be
Phone: +

Keywords: Cardiac ultrasound imaging, strain imaging, high frame rate imaging, automated ultrasound image analysis, cardiac pathophysiology

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Jessica Liu Strohmann **

Address: 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara, California, 95051

Email: jessica.strohmann@gmail.com
Phone: 1-303-518-4173

Keywords: Sensors System and Industrial Applications; Transducers and Transducer Materials; Micromachined Ultrasound Transducer

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Jiashi Yang

Address: P. O. Box 880526, Lincoln, NE 68588-0526

Email: jyang1@unl.edu
Phone: (402) 472-0712

Keywords: Piezoelectricity, wave, vibration, film, fiber

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Jin Ho Chang

Address: 333 Techno Jungang Daero, Hyeonpung-Eup, Dalseong-Gun
Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST), E3-412
Daegu, 42988, Korea

Email: jhchang@sogang.ac.kr
Phone: +82-2-705-4744

Keywords: Medical Ultrasonics, Transducers and Transducer Materials

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John A. Hossack

Address: Department of Biomedical Engineering, 415 Lane Rd, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908-0759, USA

Email: jh7fj@virginia.edu
Phone: +434 243 5866

Keywords: Medical imaging, medical transducers

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John Vig

Address: 33 Bucks Mill Rd., Colts Neck, NJ 07722, USA

Email: j.vig@ieee.org
Phone: 1 732 462 5715

Keywords: Resonator, oscillator, quartz, stability, sensor

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Jonathan Mamou

Address: F. L. Lizzi Center for Biomedical Engineering, Riverside Research, New York, NY 10025

Email: JMamou@riversideresearch.org
Phone: 917 225-0824

Keywords: Quantitative ultrasound, Ultrasonic tissue characterization, high-frequency ultrasound, scanning acoustic microscopy, signal/image processing

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L. Scott Smith

Address: GE Global Research, One Research Circle KW-C1300, Niskayuna, NY 12309

Email: scottuffc@gmail.com
Phone: 518 387 5996

Keywords: ultrasound phased arrays, transducer design, piezoelectrics, CMUTs, additive manufacturing

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Marvin M. Doyley, PhD

Address: University of Rochester, Hopeman Building 333, Box 270126, Rochester, NY 14627-0126

Email: m.doyley@rochester.edu
Phone: +1-585-275-3774

Keywords: elastography; contrast agents; small animal imaging; atherosclerosis; pancreatic cancer

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Massimo Mischi

Address: Eindhoven University of Technology, room Flux 7.074, De Zaale, 5612AJ Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Email: M.Mischi@tue.nl
Phone: +31(0)613269039

Keywords: Quantitative Ultrasound, Contrast Agents, Image Analysis, Modeling, Signal Processing

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Matteo Rinaldi

Address: 360 Huntington Ave., Boston, Massachusetts 02115, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering – Northeastern University

Email: rinaldi@northeastern.edu
Phone: +1-215-696-0038


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Matthew W. Urban

Address: Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905

Email: urban.matthew@mayo.edu
Phone: 1-507-538-1522

Keywords: shear waves, acoustic radiation force, elasticity, viscoelasticity, kidney, artery

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Mengxing Tang

Address: Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College, London, SW7 2AZ, U.K.

Email: mengxing.tang@ic.ac.uk
Phone: 0044 207 5943664

Keywords: Ultrafast Imaging, Microbubbles, Super-resolution, Signal Processing, Flow and Perfusion

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Michael C. Kolios

Address: Ryerson University, Victoria Building VIC-740, 285 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON, M5B 2K3

Email: mkolios@ryerson.ca
Phone: 416-979-5000 x 3157

Keywords: Ultrasound imaging, Ultrasound Therapy, Photoacoustic Imaging, Theranostics. Hyperthermia

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Michael L Oelze **

Address: Beckman Institute, 405 N Mathews, Urbana, IL 61801

Email: oelze@illinois.edu
Phone: 217-333-9226

Keywords: Ultrasonic imaging and therapeutics

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Michael M. Driscoll

Address: 41 Apple Jack Lane, Littlestown, PA 17340

Email: mdriscoll8@comcast.net
Phone: 410-371-2577

Keywords: Signal Sources, Oscillators, Phase Noise, Vibration, Filters

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Muyinatu A. Lediju Bell **

Address: Johns Hopkins University, 3400 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218

Email: mledijubell@jhu.edu
Phone: 410-516-7854

Keywords: coherence-based beamforming, photoacoustic imaging, photoacoustic-guided surgery, image-guided robots, deep learning

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Nico de Jong

Address: Lorentzweg 1 - 2628 CJ Delft

Email: n.dejong@erasmusmc.nl
Phone: +31 6 45470122

Keywords: Cardiac, Medical imaging, Ultrasound, Transusers

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Osama M. Mukdadi

Address: 395 Evansdale Drive, Engineering Science Building Rm 927, Morgantown, WV 26506-6106.

Email: sam.mukdadi@mail.wvu.edu
Phone: (304) 293-3110

Keywords: Ultrasonic Non-destructive Testing, Biomedical Ultrasound Imaging, Tissue Characterization, Ultrasonic Guided Waves; Elastic Wave Propagation,

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Pai-Chi Li

Address: Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, No.1, Sec.4, Roosevelt Road, Taipei, Taiwan 106

Email: paichi@ntu.edu.tw
Phone: +886233663551

Keywords: Biomedical ultrasound, photoacoustics, medical device

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Pascale Defraigne

Address: Royal Observatory of Belgium, Avenue Circulaire, 3, B-1180 Brussels, Belgium

Email: p.defraigne@oma.be
Phone: +32 2 373 02 60

Keywords: GNSS, time transfer, time scales

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Peter A. Lewin *

Address: School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health System, Bossone 7-701, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

Email: lewinpa@drexel.edu
Phone: +1 215 895 2361

Keywords: Biomedical ultrasonics, bioeffects, contrast agents, ferro- and piezoelectric transducers and sensors, nonlinear acoustics, power ultrasonics, shock waves, therapeutic ultrasound, ultrasound exposimetry, tissue characterization, image reconstruction and processing

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Philip Feng

Address: University of Florida, Nanoscale Research Facility, 1041 Center Drive,
Gainesville, FL 32611-6200

Email: philip.feng@ufl.edu
Phone: +352-294-6320

Keywords: MEMS, NEMS, Resonators, Frequency Control, Sensing, Quantum Engineering, Advanced Materials

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Piero Tortoli

Address: via Santa Marta 3, 50139 Firenze - Italy

Email: piero.tortoli@unifi.it
Phone: 0039 3296509173

Keywords: Doppler ultrasound, ultrasound imaging, ultrasound research platforms, real-time ultrasound systems

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Prof. Daniel Razansky, Technical University and Helmholtz Center Munich

Address: Ingolstaedter Landstr. 1, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany

Email: dr@tum.de
Phone: +49-89-3187-1587

Keywords: Medical Imaging, Optoacoustics, Ultrasound, Molecular Imaging, Functional Neuroimaging

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Georg Schmitz

Address: Faculty for Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany

Email: Georg.Schmitz@rub.de
Phone: +49 234 32 27573

Keywords: ultrasound signal processing, ultrasound contrast media detection, linear and nonlinear image reconstruction, superresolution imaging, photoacoustic imaging.

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Professor Alireza BAGHAI-WADJI

Address: University of Cape Town, Ronde Bosch, Western Cape, 7701, South Africa

Email: alireza.baghai-wadji@uct.ac.za
Phone: +27(21)6504018

Keywords: Theory, Modelling, Simulation, Small-scale Devices, Materials

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Qifa Zhou

Address: DRB130, BME, USC,1042 Downey Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089

Email: qifazhou@usc.edu
Phone: 213-8212651

Keywords: High Frequency Ultrasound, Piezoelectric Single Crystal, Photoacoustic Imaging, High Resolution Elastograph, Ophthalmic Imaging

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Qing Wang

Address: N-322 MSC, Department of Materials Sci. & Eng. Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA

Email: wang@matse.psu.edu
Phone: +814-863-0042

Keywords: ferroelectric, piezoelectric, polymers, ceramic-polymer composites

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Rasmus Lou-Møller

Address: Director of Engineering and Business Development, Meggitt A/S, Producers of FerropermTM Piezoceramics and InSensorTM Products, Meggitt Energy and Equipment
Porthusvej 4
DK-3490 Kvistgaard, Denmark

Email: Rasmus.Lou-Moeller@meggitt.com
Phone: +45 49 12 71 00

Keywords: Medical Ultrasonics; Sensors, NDE and Industrial Applications; Transducers and Transducer Materials; Ferroelectrics. Piezo materials

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Robert J. McGough

Address: Michigan State University
Engineering Building
Electrical & Computer Engineering
428 S. Shaw Lane, Room 2120
East Lansing, MI 48824-1226

Email: mcgough@egr.msu.edu
Phone: 517-432-3333

Keywords: ultrasound simulations, fractional calculus, shear wave elasticity imaging, attenuation and dispersion

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Robert Muratore **

Address: 49 Cedar Dr, Huntington NY 11743

Email: wave@quantumnow.com
Phone: 516 317 6326

Keywords: low intensity therapeutic ultrasound, neuromodulation, orthopedics

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Roberto J. Lavarello

Address: Av. Universitaria 1801, San Miguel, Lima 32, Perú

Email: lavarello.rj@pucp.edu.pe
Phone: (+51) 1 626-2000 ext 4697

Keywords: Ultrasonic tissue characterization; beamforming; ultrasound medical imaging; acoustic tomography

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Roger James Zemp

Address: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 11-203 Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering, University of Alberta, 9211-116 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 1H9

Email: rzemp@ualberta.ca
Phone: 780-492-1825

Keywords: Photoacoustic Imaging, Ultrafast Ultrasound, Micromachined Ultrasound Transducers, Biomedical Optics, Molecular Imaging 

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S. Lori Bridal

Address: Laboratoire d'Imagerie Biomédicale, 15 rue de l'école de médecine, 75006 Paris, France

Email: lori.bridal@upmc.fr
Phone: +33 6 63 74 44 13

Keywords: contrast agents, microvascularization, preclinical ultrasound, quantititve ultrasound, signal/image analysis

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Sevan Harput

Address: Division of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, London South Bank University, London, SE1 0AA, UK

Email: harputs@lsbu.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7815 7555

Keywords: high frame-rate ultrasound imaging, super-resolution imaging, ultrasound contrast agents, signal processing

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Shujun Zhang **

Address: University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2500, Australia

Email: shujun@uow.edu.au
Phone: +61-242981479

Keywords: Piezoelectric; Dielectric; Ferroelectric; Crystal; Ceramic

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Sleiman R. Ghorayeb

Address: 104 Weed Hall, Hempstead, NY 11549

Email: Sleiman.R.Ghorayeb@hofstra.edu
Phone: +1 (516) 463-4918

Keywords: Noninvasive ultrasonic Imaging, surgical, and therapeutic techniques, sensor/actuator/transducer Design, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), signal and image processing, tissue characterization

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Stanislav Emelianov


Email: stas@gatech.edu
Phone: 1-404-385-0373

Keywords: Contrast-enhanced Imaging, Molecular probes, Image-guided therapy, Elasticity, Photoacoustics

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Svetoslav Ivanov Nikolov

Address: BK Medical Aps; Mileparken 34; 2730 Herlev

Email: nikolov.svetoslav@gmail.com
Phone: +45 44528207

Keywords: beamforming; elastography; flow estimation; signal processing;

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Tadej Rojac

Address: Jamova cesta 39, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Email: tadej.rojac@ijs.si
Phone: +386 1 477 38 34

Keywords: dielectrics, piezoelectrics, ferroelectrics, electrocalorics

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Timothy A Bigelow **

Address: Iowa State University, Center for Nondestructive Evaluation, IA 50011

Email: bigelow@iastate.edu
Phone: 515-294-4177

Keywords: Ultrasound tissue characterization, ultrasound therapy, histotripsy, nondestructive evaluation, additive manufacturing

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Vera A. Khokhlova

Address: Dept. of Acoustics, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow 119991

Email: vera@acs366.phys.msu.ru
Phone: +7(495)939-2952

Keywords: HIFU, nonlinear propagation, simulations, bioeffects

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Vincent Laude

Address: Institut FEMTO-ST, 15B Avenue des Montboucons 25030 Besançon Cedex, France

Email: vincent.laude@femto-st.fr
Phone: +33 (3) 63 08 24 57

Keywords: Phononic crystals, acoustic metamaterials, acousto-optics, surface acoustic waves, Brillouin light scattering

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Weibao Qiu

Address: Paul C. Lauterbur Research Center for Biomedical Imaging, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1068 Xueyuan Ave., Shenzhen University Town, Nanshan, Shenzhen 518055, China

Email: wb.qiu@siat.ac.cn
Phone: +86-755-86392284

Keywords: High frequency imaging, System & device design, Piezoelectric transducer, Ultrasound neuromodulation, Medical ultrasound

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Yipeng Lu

Address: Qualcomm, 3105 Kifer road, Santa Clara, CA 95051, USA

Email: yplu@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 1-408-533-9365

Keywords: MEMS, Ultrasonic Imaging and Sensing, Device and Sensor System, Micromachined Ultrasound Transducer (MUT), Transducers and Transducer Materials, Thin Film Piezoelectric

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Yook-Kong Yong

Address: Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rutgers University, 96 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway NJ 08854, U.S.A.

Email: yook.kong@gmail.com
Phone: 848 445 3219

Keywords: Numerical modeling; BAW and SAW piezoelectric resonators and filters; frequency-temperature behavior; vibration and acceleration sensitivity; magnetostrictive resonators.

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Zhen Xu

Address: 2200 Bonisteel Blvd., Rm 1107 Gerstacker Bldg., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2099

Email: zhenx@umich.edu
Phone: 734-647-4961

Keywords: histotripsy, therapeutic ultrasound, cavitation, transducer

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