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January 2020

2019 Articles

Sparse Wavenumber Recovery and Prediction of Anisotropic Guided Waves in Composites: A Comparative Study.
Sabeti, S; Leckey, C; De Marchi, L; Harley, J
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 8, pp 1352-1363 (2019)

Fast Acoustic Wave Sparsely Activated Localization Microscopy (fast-AWSALM): Ultrasound Super-Resolution using Plane-Wave Activation of Nanodroplets.
Zhang, G; Harput, S; Hu, H; Christensen-Jeffries, K; Zhu, J; Brown, J; Leow, CH; Eckersley, RJ; Dunsby, C; Tang, MX
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 6, pp 1039-1046 (2019)

Beamforming and Speckle Reduction Using Neural Networks
Hyun, D; Brickson, LL; Looby, KT; Dahl, JJ
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 5, pp 898-910 (2019)

Assessment of Carotid Artery Plaque Components With Machine Learning Classification Using Homodyned-K Parametric Maps and Elastograms
Roy-Cardinal, MH; Destrempes, F; Soulez, G; Cloutier, G
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 3, pp 493-504 (2019)

Imaging Performance for Two Row–Column Arrays
Bouzari, H; Engholm, M; Nikolov, SI; Stuart, MB; Thomsen, EV; Jensen, JA
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 7, pp 1209-1221 (2019)

Closed-Loop Characterization of Noise and Stability in a Mode-Localized Resonant MEMS Sensor
Pandit, M; Zhao, C; Sobreviela, G; Mustafazade, A; Du, SJ; Zou, XD; Seshia, AA
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 1, pp 170-180 (2019)

Clinical Pilot Application of Super-Resolution US Imaging in Breast Cancer
Dencks, S; Piepenbrock, M; Opacic, T; Krauspe, B; Stickeler, E; Kiessling, F; Schmitz, G
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 3, pp 517-526 (2019)

Debiasing-Based Noise Suppression for Ultrafast Ultrasound Microvessel Imaging.
Huang, C; Song, P; Gong, P; Trzasko, JD; Manduca, A; Chen, S
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 8, pp 1281-1291 (2019)


2018 Articles

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)


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

December 2019

2019 Articles

Combining Slow Flow Techniques With Adaptive Demodulation for Improved Perfusion Ultrasound Imaging Without Contrast
Tierney, J; Walsh, K; Griffith, H; Baker, J; Brown, DB; Byram, B
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 5, pp 834-848 (2019)

Continuous Simultaneous Recording of Brachial Artery Distension and Wall Shear Rate: A New Boost for Flow-Mediated Vasodilation
Ramalli, A; Aizawa, K; Shore, AC; Morizzo, C; Palombo, C; Lenge, M; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 3, pp 463-471 (2019)

iMAP Beamforming for High Quality High Frame Rate Imaging
Chernyakova, T; Cohen, D; Shoham, M; Eldar, YC
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 12, pp 1830-1844 (2019)

Considerations for Choosing Sensitive Element Size for Needle and Fiber-Optic Hydrophones-Part I: Spatiotemporal Transfer Function and Graphical Guide
Wear, KA
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 2, pp 318-339 (2019)

Beamforming and Speckle Reduction Using Neural Networks
Hyun, D; Brickson, LL; Looby, KT; Dahl, JJ
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 5, pp 898-910 (2019)

Investigation of Microbubble Detection Methods for Super-Resolution Imaging of Microvasculature
Brown, J; Christensen-Jeffries, K; Harput, S; Zhang, G; Zhu, JQ; Dunsby, C; Tang, MX; Eckersley, RJ
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 4, pp 676-691 (2019)

An FPGA-Based Backend System for Intravascular Photoacoustic and Ultrasound Imaging
Wu, X; Sanders, JL; Zhang, X; Yamaner, FY; Oralkan, O
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 1, pp 45-56 (2019)

Robust Short-Lag Spatial Coherence Imaging of Breast Ultrasound Data: Initial Clinical Results
Wiacek, A; Rindal, OMH; Falomo, E; Myers, K; Fabrega-Foster, K; Harvey, S; Bell, MAL
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 66, Iss 3, pp 527-540 (2019)


2018 Articles

Lag-One Coherence as a Metric for Ultrasonic Image Quality
Long, W; Bottenus, N; Trahey, GE
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 10, pp 1768-1780 (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)

Real-Time High-Frame-Rate Cardiac B-Mode and Tissue Doppler Imaging Based on Multiline Transmission and Multiline Acquisition
Ramalli, A; Dallai, A; Guidi, F; Bassi, L; Boni, E; Tong, L; Fradella, G; D’hooge, J; Tortoli, P
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 11, pp 2030-2041 (2018)

Lithium Niobate Phononic Crystals for Tailoring Performance of RF Laterally Vibrating Devices
Lu, RC; Manzaneque, T; Yang, YS; Gong, SB
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 6, pp 934-944 (2018)

Full Wavefield Analysis and Damage Imaging Through Compressive Sensing in Lamb Wave Inspections
Esfandabadi, YK; De Marchi, L; Testoni, N; Marzani, A; Masetti, G
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 2, pp 269-280 (2018)

Monolithic Multiband CMUTs for Photoacoustic Computed Tomography With In Vivo Biological Tissue Imaging
Pun, SH; Yu, YY; Zhang, J; Wang, JJ; Cheng, CH; Lei, KF; Yuan, Z; Mak, PU
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 3, pp 465-475 (2018)

Signal Coherence and Image Amplitude With the Filtered Delay Multiply and Sum Beamformer
Prieur, F; Rindal, OMH; Austeng, A
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 7, pp 1133-1140 (2018)

Super-Resolution Imaging With Ultrafast Ultrasound Imaging of Optically Triggered Perfluorohexane Nanodroplets
Yoon, H; Hallam, KA; Yoon, C; Emelianov, SY
IEEE T-UFFC, Vol 65, Iss 12, pp 2277-2285 (2018)

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

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