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May 2019

Ultrasound Localization Microscopy and Super-Resolution: A State of the Art
Couture, O; Hingot, V; Heiles, B; Muleki-Seya, P; Tanter, M
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 8, pp 1304-1320 (2018)

Improved Super-Resolution Ultrasound Microvessel Imaging With Spatiotemporal Nonlocal Means Filtering and Bipartite Graph-Based Microbubble Tracking
Song, PF; Trzasko, JD; Manduca, A; Huang, RQ; Kadirvel, R; Kallmes, DF; Chen, SG
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 2, pp 149-167 (2018)

Multiline Transmit Beamforming Combined With Adaptive Apodization
Zurakhov, G; Tong, L; Ramalli, A; Tortoli, P; D’hooge, J; Friedman, Z; Adam, D
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 4, pp 535-545 (2018)

Compressed Sensing Based Synthetic Transmit Aperture for Phased Array Using Hadamard Encoded Diverging Wave Transmissions
Liu, J; Luo, JW
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 7, pp 1141-1152 (2018)

Ultrasound Open Platforms for Next-Generation Imaging Technique Development
Boni, E; Yu, ACH; Freear, S; Jensen, JA; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 7, pp 1078-1092 (2018)

Two-Stage Motion Correction for Super-Resolution Ultrasound Imaging in Human Lower Limb
Harput, S; Christensen-Jeffries, K; Brown, J; Li, YW; Williams, KJ; Davies, AH; Eckersley, RJ; Dunsby, C; Tang, MX
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 5, pp 803-814 (2018)

Recovery of the Complete Data Set From Focused Transmit Beams
Bottenus, N
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 1, pp 30-38 (2018)

High-Frame-Rate Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography
Joos, P; Poree, J; Liebgott, H; Vray, D; Baudet, M; Faurie, J; Tournoux, F; Cloutier, G; Nicolas, B; Garcia, D
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 5, pp 720-728 (2018)


2017 Articles

Acoustic Wave Filter Technology-A Review
Ruppel, CCW
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 9, pp 1390-1400 (2017)

Architecture of an Ultrasound System for Continuous Real-Time High Frame Rate Imaging
Boni, E; Bassi, L; Dallai, A; Meacci, V; Ramalli, A; Scaringella, M; Guidi, F; Ricci, S; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 9, pp 1276-1284 (2017)

High-Quality Plane Wave Compounding Using Convolutional Neural Networks
Gasse, M; Millioz, F; Roux, E; Garcia, D; Liebgott, H; Friboulet, D
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 10, pp 1637-1639 (2017)

Quantitative Frequency-Domain Passive Cavitation Imaging
Haworth, KJ; Bader, KB; Rich, KT; Holland, CK; Mast, TD
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 177-191 (2017)

Lung Ultrasound Surface Wave Elastography: A Pilot Clinical Study
Zhang, XM; Osborn, T; Zhou, BR; Meixner, D; Kinnick, RR; Bartholmai, B; Greenleaf, JF; Kalra, S
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 9, pp 1298-1304 (2017)

High-Performance SAW Resonator on New Multilayered Substrate Using LiTaO3 Crystal
Takai, T; Iwamoto, H; Takamine, Y; Yamazaki, H; Fuyutsume, T; Kyoya, H; Nakao, T; Kando, H; Hiramoto, M; Toi, T; Koshino, M; Nakajima, N
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 9, pp 1382-1389 (2017)

A 200-1380-kHz Quadrifrequency Focused Ultrasound Transducer for Neurostimulation in Rodents and Primates: Transcranial In Vitro Calibration and Numerical Study of the Influence of Skull Cavity
Constans, C; Deffieux, T; Pouget, P; Tanter, M; Aubry, JF
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 4, pp 717-724 (2017)

The Practicalities of Obtaining and Using Hydrophone Calibration Data to Derive Pressure Waveforms
Hurrell, AM; Rajagopal, S
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 126-140 (2017)

Based on citation reports of April 2019 for articles published in 2017 and 2018.

April 2019

Ultrasound Open Platforms for Next-Generation Imaging Technique Development
Boni, E; Yu, ACH; Freear, S; Jensen, JA; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 7, pp 1078-1092 (2018)

Multiline Transmit Beamforming Combined With Adaptive Apodization
Zurakhov, G; Tong, L; Ramalli, A; Tortoli, P; D’hooge, J; Friedman, Z; Adam, D
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 4, pp 535-545 (2018)

Advanced Satellite-Based Frequency Transfer at the 10(-16) Level
Fujieda, M; Yang, SH; Gotoh, T; Hwang, SW; Hachisu, H; Kim, H; Lee, YK; Tabuchi, R; Ido, T; Lee, WK; Heo, MS; Park, CY; Yu, DH; Petit, G
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 6, pp 973-978 (2018)

Combining Acoustic Trapping With Plane Wave Imaging for Localized Microbubble Accumulation in Large Vessels
Nie, LZ; Harput, S; Cowell, DMJ; Carpenter, TM; McLaughlan, JR; Freear, S
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 7, pp 1193-1204 (2018)

High-Frame-Rate Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography
Joos, P; Poree, J; Liebgott, H; Vray, D; Baudet, M; Faurie, J; Tournoux, F; Cloutier, G; Nicolas, B; Garcia, D
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 5, pp 720-728 (2018)

Regularized Spectral Log Difference Technique for Ultrasonic Attenuation Imaging
Coila, AL; Lavarello, R
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 3, pp 378-389 (2018)

Ultraino: An Open Phased-Array System for Narrowband Airborne Ultrasound Transmission
Marzo, A; Corkett, T; Drinkwater, BW
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 1, pp 102-111 (2018)

Loss Mechanisms Determining the Quality Factors in Quartz Tuning Forks Vibrating at the Fundamental and First Overtone Modes
Patimisco, P; Sampaolo, A; Mackowiak, V; Rossmadl, H; Cable, A; Tittel, FK; Spagnolo, V
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 10, pp 1951-1957 (2018)


2017 Articles

High-Quality Plane Wave Compounding Using Convolutional Neural Networks
Gasse, M; Millioz, F; Roux, E; Garcia, D; Liebgott, H; Friboulet, D
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 10, pp 1637-1639 (2017)

Methods of Generating Submicrometer Phase-Shift Perfluorocarbon Droplets for Applications in Medical Ultrasonography
Sheeran, PS; Matsuura, N; Borden, MA; Williams, R; Matsunaga, TO; Burns, PN; Dayton, PA
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 252-263 (2017)

A Study on the Effects of Release Area on the Quality Factor of Contour-Mode Resonators by Laser Doppler Vibrometry
Gibson, B; Qalandar, K; Cassella, C; Piazza, G; Foster, KL
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 5, pp 898-904 (2017)

3-D In Vitro Acoustic Super-Resolution and Super-Resolved Velocity Mapping Using Microbubbles
Christensen-Jeffries, K; Brown, J; Aljabar, P; Tang, MX; Dunsby, C; Eckersley, RJ
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 10, pp 1478-1486 (2017)

Wideband 2-D Array Design Optimization With Fabrication Constraints for 3-D US Imaging
Roux, E; Ramalli, A; Liebgott, H; Cachard, C; Robini, MC; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 1, pp 108-125 (2017)

A Frequency-Shift Method to Measure Shear-Wave Attenuation in Soft Tissues
Bernard, S; Kazemirad, S; Cloutier, G
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 3, pp 514-524 (2017)

Cross-Spectrum PM Noise Measurement, Thermal Energy, and Metamaterial Filters
Gruson, Y; Giordano, V; Rohde, UL; Poddar, AK; Rubiola, E
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 3, pp 634-642 (2017)

A Parametric Study for the Design of an Optimized Ultrasonic Percussive Planetary Drill Tool
Li, X; Harkness, P; Worrall, K; Timoney, R; Lucas, M
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 64, Iss 3, pp 577-589 (2017)

Based on citation reports of April 2019 for articles published in 2017 and 2018.

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