Projects and Presentations

Projects

Epilepsy

  • A New Medical Image Analysis Approach Integrating Expert Systems and Deformable Models
  • Human Brain Image Database System (HBIDS) for Epilepsy
  • Demo of HBIDS

Presentations

BioMed

  • Tissue characterization by fuzzy clustering of wavelet denoised MRSI data (2002)
  • Measurement of cerebral blood flow from perfusion magnetic images by wavelet transform (2002)

IEEE

  • ARMA Modeling for Estimation of Permeability from Perfusion MRI (2002)
  • Fast centerline extraction for quantification of vessels in Confocal Microscopy images (2002)

Irano-Armanian Workshop on Neural Networks

  • Neural Network approach to Diagnose of Coronary Artery Disease in Nuclear Medicine (2002)

ISMRM

  • Segmentation of Partial Volume in Gliomas Using Dynamic Contrast MRI (2002)

RSNA

  • Comparison of High-Frequency Linear Array Fundamental and Coded Harmonics B-Mode Ultrasound in the Assessment of Musculoskeletal Pathology (2002)
  • Diagnostic Work-Up of an Inflamed Sterno-Clavicular Joint - When is Diagnostic Aspiration Indicated? (2002)
  • Segmentation of Brain Tumor Boundaries using Pattern Recognition of Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (2001)

SPIE

  • New 2D ultrasound phased-array design for hyperthermia cancer therapy (2001)
  • Voxel-coding method for quantification of vascular structure from 3D images (2001)
  • Tissue characterization in cerebral ischemia using multiparameter MRI (2001)
  • A knowledge-based deformable surface model with application to segmentation of brain structures in MRI (2001)
  • Partial volume estimation using continuous representations (2001)
  • Polynomial transformation for MRI feature extraction (2001)
  • Shape-based and texture-based feature extraction for classification of microcalcifications in mammograms (2001)
  • Fast skeletonization algorithm for 3-D elongated objects (2001)

Publications

Journal articles
(accepted/published)

  1. H. Ghadiri, M.B. Shiran, M.R. Ay, H. Zaidi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Bone material decomposition by energy resolved CT: application in CT-based attenuation correction of PET data,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3th International Nuclear Medicine Congress and 15th Iranian Congress of Nuclear Medicine, Tehran, Iran, May 19-21, 2011.
  2. A. Babajani-Feremi, V. Gumenyuk, C. Jefferson, T. Roth, C.L. Drake, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Study of Chronic Short Sleep Using Brain Connectivity Analysis of EEG Data,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 8th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 12-13, 2011.
  3. K. Jafari-Khouzani, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “FLAIR-SPECT Fusion for Lateralizing Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 8th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 12-13, 2011.
  4. H. Bagher-Ebadian, R. Jain, S.P. Nejad-Davarani, T. Mikkelsen1, M. Lu, L. Scarpace, A.S. Arbab, Q. Jiang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, R. Paudyal, J.R. Ewing, “Model Selection in DCE-T1 Studies in Human Glioblastoma Multiforme,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 8th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 12-13, 2011.
  5. Sh. Fakhraei, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, F. Fotouhi, K. Elisevich, “Consensus Feature Ranking in Human Brain Image Database System (Datasets with Missing Values),” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 8th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 12-13, 2011.
  6. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Noninvasive Tissue Characterization Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging,” Invited Talk at the 10th Conference of Biophysical Chemistry, Jahrom, Iran, Feb. 22-24, 2011.
  7. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “IEEE and Power Electronics and Drive Systems,” Invited Talk at the 2nd Power Electronics, Drive Systems & Technologies Conference (PEDSTC’2011), Tehran, Iran, Feb. 16-17, 2011.
  8. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Advanced Methods for Segmentation of Blood Vessels in Retina,” Invited Talk at Ophthalmic Physics and Biomedical Engineering: Imaging in Ophthalmology, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 10, 2011.
  9. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Quantitative Analysis of MRI for Noninvasive Lateralization of Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Invited Talk at the First International Epilepsy Congress, Mashhad, Iran, Dec. 10-13, 2010.
  10. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Localization of Deep Focal Epileptogenicity Using Intracranial Electrocorticogram and Independent Component Analysis,” Invited Talk at the First International Epilepsy Congress, Mashhad, Iran, Dec. 10-13, 2010.
  11. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Analysis of Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Images for Abnormality Detection,” Invited Talk at the School of Cognitive Science, Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, Nov. 14, 2010.
  12. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Detection of Abnormality in White Matter Fiber Bundles using DT MRI,” Invited Talk at the 17th Iranian Conference of Biomedical Engineering (ICBME’2010), Isfahan, Iran, Nov. 04, 2010.
  13. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Neuroimaging and Multi-Modality Analysis,” Invited Talk at the 6th Iranian Conference on Machine Vision and Image Processing (MVIP’2010), Isfahan, Iran, Oct. 28, 2010.
  14. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Analysis,” Invited Talk at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Aug. 9, 2010.
  15. B. Afshin-Pour, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, C. Grady, S.C. Strother, “Enhancing the reproducibility of fMRI statistical maps using generalized canonical correlation analysis in the NPAIRS framework,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Barcelona, Spain, June 6-10, 2010, NeuroImage, Supplement 1, July 2010, p. S194.
  16. K. Jafari-Khouzani, A. Akhondi-Asl, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Automated Segmentation of Hippocampus Using Multiple Atlas for Lateralization in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 7th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 13-14, 2010.
  17. A. Babajani-Feremi, S. Bowyer, J. Moran, K. Elisevich, K. Podell, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Develop and Evaluate an Integrated E/MEG and fMRI Multi-Area Model,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 7th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 13-14, 2010.
  18. A. Akhondi-Asl, A. Ray, K.V. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “DTI-Based Lateralization in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 7th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 13-14, 2010.
  19. M.R. Nazem-Zadeh, K. Jafari-Khouzani, Q. Jiang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Clustering Method for Estimating Principal Diffusion Directions,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 7th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 13-14, 2010.
  20. P. Mitsias, M. Lu, H. Bagher-Ebadian, J.R. Ewing, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A. Kapke, M. Chopp, “Multiparametric MRI ISODATA Analysis in the Assessment of Acute Ischemic Stroke,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the International Stroke Conference 2010, San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 23-26, 2010.
  21. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Advances in Digital Image Processing,” Invited Talk at the 3rd Broadcast Engineering Conference, Tehran, Iran, Dec. 19, 2009.
  22. A. Ray, A. Akhondi-Asl, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh H, “Diffusion Tensor Imaging of Parahippocampal Gyrus as a Lateralizing Tool in Intractable Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Published in Epilepsia, vol. 50, Suppl. 11, pp. 74-75, Nov. 2009.
  23. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Segmentation and Characterization of Fiber Bundles of the Brain using Diffusion MRI,” Invited Talk at the School of Cognitive Science, Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, Nov. 08, 2009.
  24. M.-R. Nazem-Zadeh, E. Davoodi-Bojd, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Atlas-based Fiber Bundle Segmentation Using Principal Diffusion Directions and Spherical Harmonic Coefficients,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th IBMISPS World Congress for Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy, Boston, MA, Aug. 26-29, 2009.
  25. D. Pai, J. Hua, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Evaluation of specific fiber bundles using brain mapping and registration of diffusion tensor data,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th IBMISPS World Congress for Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy, Boston, MA, Aug. 26-29, 2009.
  26. A. Akhondi-Asl, A. Ray, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Diffusion Tensor Imaging Characteristic of Parahippocampal gyrus in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th IBMISPS World Congress for Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy, Boston, MA, Aug. 26-29, 2009.
  27. A. Akhondi-Asl, K. Jafari-khouzani, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Automatic Segmentation of Hippocampus for lateralization in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th IBMISPS World Congress for Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy, Boston, MA, Aug. 26-29, 2009.
  28. E. Davoodi-Bojd, M.-R. Nazem-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Atlas-Based Segmentation of White Matter Fiber Bundles Using Reduced Position Orientation Space (RPOS),” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th IBMISPS World Congress for Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy, Boston, MA, Aug. 26-29, 2009.
  29. D.A. Jacobson, R. Lajiness-O'Neill, P. Lewandowski, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D. Hearshen, “Neural Substrates of Social Functioning in Individuals with Velocardiofacial Syndrome (VCFS),” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, San Francisco, California, June 18-22, 2009, NeuroImage, vol. 47, Supplement 1, July 2009, p. S194.
  30. B. Afshinpour, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, S. Strother, “Mutual Information Based Metric for Evaluation of fMRI Data Processing Approaches,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, San Francisco, California, June 18-22, 2009, NeuroImage, vol. 47, Supplement 1, July 2009, p. S81.
  31. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Role of Neuroimaging in Biomedical Engineering,” Invited Talk at the Shahed University, Tehran, Iran, May 26, 2009.
  32. A. Akhondi-Asl, K. Jafari-Khouzani, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Lateralization in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Using Automatic Segmentation of Hippocampus,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 14-15, 2009.
  33. K. Jafari-Khouzani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Elisevich, “Comparison of SPECT Intensity Features and MRI Volume Measures for Lateralization in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 14-15, 2009.
  34. A. Babajani-Feremi, S. Bowyer, J. Moran, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Parameter Estimation of Integrated E/MEG and fMRI Model Based on Variational Bayesian Framework,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 6th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, May 14-15, 2009.
  35. H. Jahanian, K. Elisevich, A. Yazdan-Shahmorad, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “White Matter Tractography by Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Insular Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the ISMRM’2009, Hawai'i, USA, April 18-24, 2009, pp. 3413 (winner of best poster competition).
  36. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Multi-Modality Analysis of Neuroimaging Data,” Invited Talk at the Rotman Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, March 20, 2009.
  37. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Computer Vision and Image Processing Algorithms for Medical Imaging Applications,” Invited Talk at the School of Cognitive Science, Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, March 12, 2009.
  38. S.A. Ali, A. Iskander, B. Janic, K. Jafari-Khouzani, S. Kumar, R.A. Knight, J. Frank, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, S. Brown, “Cytotoxic T-cells as Cellular Probes to Differentiate Glioma from Radiation Injury by MRI, Presented at the 94th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA’2008), Chicago, IL, USA, Nov. 30-Dec. 5, 2008.
  39. A. Shirani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, M.A. Sahraian, “Application of artificial intelligence techniques in the diagnosis and assessment of multiple sclerosis,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 5th International MS Congress of Iran, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 13-14, 2008.
  40. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “State-of-the-art in Neuro-Imaging and Analysis,” Invited Talk at the 5th Iranian Conference on Machine Vision and Image Processing (MVIP’2008), Tabriz, Iran, Nov. 4-6, 2008.
  41. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Image Guided Intervention: Neuroimaging Advances and Challenges,” Invited Talk at the Second Iranian Imaging Informatics Conference, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 15-17, 2008.
  42. M.R. Nazem-Zadeh, E. Davoodi-Bojd, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “White Matter Tract Segmentation Using Spherical Harmonic Coefficients,” Presented at the Second Iranian Imaging Informatics Conference, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 15-17, 2008.
  43. H. Khosravi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “MEG Source Localization via Bayesian Kernels,” Presented at the Second Iranian Imaging Informatics Conference, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 15-17, 2008.
  44. M. Esmaeil-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, “Comparison of Recent Least Square Approaches for Fusion of Multimodal Medical Images,” Presented at the Second Iranian Imaging Informatics Conference, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 15-17, 2008.
  45. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Overview of Multi-Area Model for Integrated Analysis of MEG and fMRI,” Invited Talk at the School of Cognitive Science, Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, Oct. 12, 2008.
  46. A. Babajani-Feremi, J.E. Moran, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Integrated MEG and fMRI Model: Synthesis, Analysis, and Validation Using Auditory Data,” Invited Talk at the 10th International Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience (ICON X), Bodrum, Turkey, Sept. 1-5, 2008.
  47. L. Amini, S. Achard, Christian Jutten, G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Connectivity Analysis of EEG Recordings for Epileptic Patients,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 10th International Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience (ICON X), Bodrum, Turkey, Sept. 1-5, 2008.
  48. A. Babajani-Feremi, J.E. Moran, S.M. Bowyer, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Using Variational Bayesian Expectation Maximization (VBEM) Method for Multi-Area Integrated MEG/fMRI Model,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 16th International Conference on Biomagnetism (BIOMAG’2008), Sapporo, Japan, August 25-28, 2008.
  49. D.A. Jacobson, R. Lajiness-O’Neill, D. Hearshen, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J. Gadowski, F. Pierson, “The Role of Amygdala in Social Functioning of Individuals With Velocardiofacial Syndrome,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 15th International Scientific Meeting of the VCFS Educational Foundation, Inc., Troy (Detroit), Michigan, July 18-20, 2008.
  50. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.M. Rad, B. Janic, A.S.M. Iskander, R.A. Knight, A.S. Arbab, “Magnetically labeled transgenic endothelial progenitor cells and dendritic cells as probes for cellular MRI and gene delivery vehicles,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the DOD Breast Cancer Research Program Meeting: Era of Hope, Baltimore, MD, USA, June 25-28, 2008.
  51. A.M. Rad, B. Janic, A.S.M. Iskander, M.R. Siadat, A.S. Arbab, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Efficacy of Gene Delivery and Expression of Transgenic Stem and Dendritic Cells Using SPECT” Presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM) 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, FL, USA, June 14-18, 2008 and Published in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Vol. 49, Sup. 1 (1353), pp. 319P, June 2008.
  52. H.B. Ebadian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, S. Setayeshi, “A Hierarchical Fuzzy Clustering Model for Myocardial Segmentation in Cardiac SPECT Images,” Presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM) 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, FL, USA, June 14-18, 2008 and Published in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Vol. 49, Sup. 1 (496), pp. 124P, June 2008.
  53. H.B. Ebadian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, S. Setayeshi, “Re-orientation of the Left Ventricle’s Long-Axis in Cardiac SPECT Images Using a Statistical Recursive Method,” Presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM) 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, FL, USA, June 14-18, 2008 and Published in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Vol. 49, Sup. 1 (1708), pp. 406P, June 2008.
  54. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Neuroimage Analysis Research,” Presentation to the Radiology Residents, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA, June 11, 2008.
  55. B. Shalchian, H. Rajabi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Assessment of the Wavelet Transform in Reduction of Noise from the Simulated PET Images,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 8th Iranian Congress of Medical Physics, Tehran, Iran, May 28-29, 2008.
  56. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “International Experience on Education of Biomedical Engineering Including Bioelectric,” Invited Talk at the Iranian Academy of Sciences, Tehran, Iran, May 28, 2008.
  57. H. Bagher-Ebadian, K. Jafari-Khouzani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.R. Ewing, “A Blood Circulatory Model to Estimate the Arterial Input Function in MR Brain Perfusion Studies,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the ISMRM’2008, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 3-9, 2008, pp. 3260.
  58. A. Babajani-Feremi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J. Moran, “Validation of Integrated EEG/MEG and fMRI Model Using Real Data,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 5th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 25, 2008.
  59. A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, B. Janic, R.A. Knight, A.S. Arbab, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Comparison Between Transgenic Endothelial Progenitor Cells and Dendritic Cells in Gene Delivery and Their Expressions,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 5th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 25, 2008.
  60. H. Bagher-Ebadian, K. Jafari-Khouzani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.R. Ewing, “Blood Circulatory Model to Estimate Arterial Input Function in Brain MR Perfusion Study,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 5th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 25, 2008.
  61. K. Jafari-Khouzani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Elisevich, “SPECT Analysis of Hippocampus and Amygdale of Lateralization in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 5th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 25, 2008.
  62. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Neuroimaging: Opportunities and Challenges,” Invited Talk at the 14th Iranian Conference on Biomedical Engineering (ICBME’08), Tehran, Iran, Feb. 13-14, 2008.
  63. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Multi-Modality Image Analysis for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Invited Talk at the Experts Symposium on Quantitative Neuroimaging, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 25, 2007.
  64. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Multimodality Integration in Neuroimaging,” Invited Talk at the School of Cognitive Science, Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, Oct. 28, 2007.
  65. B. Shalchian, H. Rajabi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, F. Kalantari, “Noise Reduction in Simulated PET Images Using Wavelet and Thresholding Method,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th International Conference on Imaging Technologies in Biomedical Sciences, Milos Island, Greece, Sept. 22-28, 2007, pp. 21.
  66. A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, R.A. Knight, M.-R. Siadat, B. Janic, A.S. Arbab, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Hematopoietic Stem Cells and its Lineage as Gene Delivery Vehicle and Cellular Probes in Subcutaneous Tumor Models,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Joint Molecular Imaging Conference, Providence, Rhode Island, USA, Sept. 8-11, 2007.
  67. B. Janic, A.S.M. Iskander, A.M. Rad, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Effect of Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Labeling on Immunological Characteristics of Macrophage-like THP-1 Cells,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Joint Molecular Imaging Conference, Providence, Rhode Island, USA, Sept. 8-11, 2007.
  68. A.-R. Mohammadi-Nejad, G.-A. Hossein-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Deriving the Point Spread Function of MR Pulse Sequences for Molecular Imaging through a Realistic Simulator,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Joint Molecular Imaging Conference, Providence, Rhode Island, USA, Sept. 8-11, 2007.
  69. M. Shaker, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “White Matter Abnormalities and Changes of Gray Matter Concentration in Hippocampus, Amygdala, and Entorhinal Cortex of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Patients,” Presented at the First Iranian Imaging Informatics Conference, Tehran, Iran, Sept. 6-7, 2007 (Received best presentation award of the conference).
  70. A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, M.R. Siadat, B. Janic, A.S. Arbab, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “SPECT Imaging of Transgenic Stem Cells and Dendritic Cells for Gene Delivery” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM) 54th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, June 2-6, 2007.
  71. Z. Torbatian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Integrated Cluster Analysis of DTI and MRSI for Brain Tumors,” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB, Berlin, Germany, May 19-25, 2007.
  72. A.S. Arbab, A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, K. Jafari-Khouzani, S.L. Brown, G. Ding, Q. Jiang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “Magnetically Labeled Sensitized Splenocytes to Identify Glioma by MRI,” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB, Berlin, Germany, May 19-25, 2007.
  73. A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, R.A. Knight, M.R. Siadat, B. Janic, A.S. Arbab, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Magnetically Labeled Transgenic Endothelial Progenitor and Dendritic Cells as Probes for Cellular MRI and Gene Delivery Vehicles,” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB, Berlin, Germany, May 19-25, 2007.
  74. H. Bagher-Ebadian, J.R. Ewing, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, P.D. Mitsias, K. Jafari-Khouzani, M. Chopp, “Predicting Final Infract Size and Pattern of 3-Month Lesion in MRI for Patients with Ischemic Stroke: Using Artificial Neural Network Technique,” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB, Berlin, Germany, May 19-25, 2007.
  75. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Multi-Modality Integration: from MRI to E/MEG and fMRI,” Invited Talk at the 4th Annual Meeting of the Association of European Psychiatrists (AEP): Neuroimaging Section, Santander, Spain, May 3-4, 2007.
  76. S.A. Ali, A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, K. Jafari-Khouzani, S.L. Brown, G. Ding, Q. Jiang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “Magnetically Labeled Sensitized Splenocytes to Identify Glioma by MRI,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  77. M. Ghannad-Rezaie, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Elisevich, “Data Mining from Epilepsy Database using PSO,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  78. B. Janic, A.S.M. Iskander, A.M. Rad, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Immunomodulatory characteristics of magnetically labeled macrophage like THP-1 cells,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  79. M. Siadat, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Using B-Splines to Estimate Partial Volume,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  80. K. Jafari-Khouzani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Elisevich, S. Patel, “Three-Dimensional Wavelet Analysis for TLE Lateralization,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  81. A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, R.A. Knight, M.R. Siadat, B. Janic, A.S. Arbab, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Endothelial progenitor and dendritic cells as probes for cellular MRI and gene delivery vehicles,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  82. A.S.M. Iskander, B. Janic, R.A. Knight, A.M. Rad, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Migration of SPIO Labeled EPCs and Angiogenic Factors,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  83. H. Jahanian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Multi-subject fMRI analysis using fuzzy clustering,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  84. H. Bagher-Ebadian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Analytical Method for Cardiac SPECT Simulation,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  85. A. Yazdan-Shahmorad, H. Jahanian, S. Patel, L. Scarpace, T. Mikkelsen, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Segmentation of Brain Tumors Using Different Tensor Imaging,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  86. H. Bagher-Ebadian, J.R. Ewing, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, P.D. Mitsias, K. Jafari-Khouzani, M. Chopp, “Predicting Final Infract Size and Pattern of 3-Month Lesion in MRI For Patients with Ischemic Stroke: Using Artificial Neural Network Technique,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  87. A. Babajani-Feremi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Integrated Model for Simultaneous Analysis of EEG or MEG with fMRI,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 13, 2007.
  88. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Multi-Modality Image Analysis in Epilepsy,” Invited Talk at the School of Cognitive Science, Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, Feb. 25, 2007.
  89. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Machine Vision and Image Processing in Medical Imaging,” Invited Plenary Talk at the Fourth Iranian Machine Vision and Image Processing Conference (MVIP'07), Mashhad, Iran, Feb. 14-15, 2007.
  90. F. Dargi, M.A. Oghabian, A. Ahmadian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, M. Zarei, “Designing a Testing Framework for Assessing the Robustness of White Matter Fiber Tracking Algorithms,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 4th Congress of Iranian Radiological Sciences Association (IRSA), Tehran, Iran, Jan. 18, 2007, pp. 26.
  91. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Multi-Modality Image Analysis for Epilepsy,” Invited Talk at the Third Cairo International Biomedical Engineering Conference (CIBEC'06), Cairo, Egypt, Dec. 21-24, 2006.
  92. R. Farjam, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, Y. Khademi, “Computerized Gleason Grading of Prostate Pathological Samples,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 8th Annual Congress of Pathology and 2nd Annual Congress of Iranian Cancer Association, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 2-4, 2006.
  93. M.R. Siadat, M. Nomani, A. Eetemadi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, F. Fotouhi, K.V. Elisevich, HIPAA Compliant and Secured Content-Based Support Environment for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy, Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 11th World Congress on Internet in Medicine Conference (Mednet 2006), Toronto, Canada, Oct. 14-19, 2006.
  94. S.A. Mohammadi-Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Comparison of Cellular Labeling Efficiency of New USPIO Agent Ferumoxtran-10 and SPIO Agent Ferumoxides,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, Hawaii, USA, Aug. 30-Sept. 2, 2006.
  95. S.A. Mohammadi-Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Efficient Method for Measuring Iron in Magnetically Labeled Cells Used in Cellular MRI,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, Hawaii, USA, Aug. 30-Sept. 2, 2006.
  96. A.S. Arbab, A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, S.L. Brown, S. Panda, K.A. Ledbetter, J.R. Ewing, T. Mikkelsen, J.A. Frank, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “Magnetically Labeled Endothelial Progenitor Cells to Differentiate Glioma from Radiation Necrosis,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, Hawaii, USA, Aug. 30-Sept. 2, 2006.
  97. A.S. Arbab, A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, S. Panda, K.A. Ledbetter, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “Cellular MRI to Detect the Migration of Magnetically Labeled Stem Cell Derived Dendritic Cells to Glioma,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, Hawaii, USA, Aug. 30-Sept. 2, 2006.
  98. S.L. Brown, A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, J.L. Churchman, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Cellular MRI to Differentiate Glioma from Radiation Necrosis Using Sensitized Splenocytes,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, Hawaii, USA, Aug. 30-Sept. 2, 2006.
  99. A.S. Arbab, A.M. Rad, A.S.M. Iskander, S.L. Brown, S. Panda, K.A. Ledbetter, G. Ding, J.R. Ewing, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “Differentiation of Glioma from Radiation Necrosis by MRI Using Magnetically labeled cells,” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the 14th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Seattle, WA, May 6-12, 2006.
  100. H. Jahanian, S. Shams, G. A. Hossein-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Multisubject fuzzy cluster analysis of functional MRI,” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the 14th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Seattle, WA, May 6-12, 2006.
  101. N. Batmanghelich, M.M. Karimi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “3-D Deformable Surface Model for Automatic Segmentation of Hippocampus-Amygdala Complex,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  102. M. Ghannad-Rezaie, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Elisevich, “Flexible Rule Extraction Algorithm for Surgery Candidate Selection for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy using Swarm Intelligence,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  103. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, M. Siadat, K. Elisevich, “Construction of Rules for Knowledge-Based Anatomical Landmark Localization (K-BALL),” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  104. M. Siadat, K. Elisevich, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Jafari, S. Bowyer, “Subdural and Depth Electrode Placement in the Brain for Validation of MEG in Partial Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  105. K. Jafari-Khouzani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Elisevich, “MRI and SPECT Fusion for Epilepsy Lateralization,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  106. A.M. Rad, A.S. Arbab, A.S.M. Iskander, Q. Jiang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Comparison of Relaxation Effects of Different Labeled Cells with Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  107. A.S.M. Iskander, A.M. Rad, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Cellular MRI to Differentiate Glioma from Radiation Necrosis in Rat Brain,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  108. H. Jahanian, G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “A Novel Feature Space for Fuzzy Cluster Analysis of Functional MRI,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  109. S. Pourabdollah-Nejad D., H. Soltanian-Zadeh, L. Wang, Z.G. Zhang, R.L. Zhang, S.R. Gregg, M. Chopp, “Design of a software Tool for Quantification of Neuronal Characteristics in 2D Microscopic Images of Cultured Cells,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  110. A. Yazdan-Shahmorad, H. Jahanian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Noise suppression in magnetic resonance diffusion tensor imaging,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 3rd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 21, 2006.
  111. A.M. Rad, A. Iskander, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A.S. Arbab, “Efficient Magnetic Labeling of Cells with New USPIO Agent Combidex,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2006 Annual Conference of the Academy of Molecular Imaging, Orlando, FL, March 25-29, 2006.
  112. A.S. Arbab, S.L. Brown, A. Iskander, A.M. Rad, S. Panda, K.A. Ledbetter, J.R. Ewing, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “Cellular Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Differentiate Glioma from Radiation Injury in Rat Brain,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2006 Annual Conference of the Academy of Molecular Imaging, Orlando, FL, March 25-29, 2006.
  113. A.S. Arbab, S.L. Brown, A.M. Rad, J.L. Churchman, G.L. Ding, Q. Jiang, J.R. Ewing, D.J. Peck, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Detection of the Margin of Glioma by MRI Using Magnetically Labeled Sensitized Splenocytes,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, Cologne, Germany, Sept. 7-10, 2005.
  114. A. Mohammadi-Rad, A.S. Arbab, Q. Jiang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Quantitation of Intracellular and Free Iron Using MRI of Labeled Gliosarcoma (9L) and T-cells,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, Cologne, Germany, Sept. 7-10, 2005.
  115. A.S. Arbab, S.L. Brown, A.M. Rad, J.L. Churchman, G. Ding, Q. Jiang, J.R. Ewing, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “FePro Labeled Splenocytes as Cellular Probe for MRI to Delineate the Margin, Early Detection of Recurrent or Metastatic Glioma,” Presented at and Published in the Proceedings of the 13th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Miami, FL, May 7-13, 2005.
  116. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, P.D. Mitsias, M.M. Khalighi, M. Lu, H.B. Ebadian, J.R. Ewing, Q. Zhao, S.C. Patel, M. Chopp, “Relationships among ISODATA, DWI, MTT, and T2 Lesions in Stroke,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2nd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, April 15, 2005.
  117. K. Jafari-Khouzani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, and K. Elisevich, “Texture Analysis of High-resolution FLAIR Images for TLE,” Presented at the 2nd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, April 15, 2005.
  118. A.M. Rad, A.S. Arbab, J. Quan, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Effect of Intracellular SPIO on T2 Signal Intensity and T2 Map: Comparison with Free SPIO,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2nd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, April 15, 2005.
  119. A.S. Arbab, A.M. Rad, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, D.J. Peck, “MRI of Angiogenesis in Xenografted Tumors Using Ferumoxides Labeled Endothelial Progenitor Cells,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2nd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, April 15, 2005.
  120. L. Li, Q. Jiang, G. Ding, L. Zhang, Z.G. Zhang, J.R. Ewing, R.A. Knight, A. Kapke, M. Lu, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, M. Chopp, “Map-ISODATA Demarcates Regional Response to Combination rt-PA and 7E3 F(ab')2 Treatment of Embolic Stroke in the Rat,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2nd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, April 15, 2005.
  121. M. Siadat, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, F. Fotouhi, K. Elisevich, “Medical Image Database for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2nd Annual Research Symposium of Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, April 15, 2005.
  122. A. Mohammadi-Rad, S.A. Ali, Q. Jiang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Effect of Intracellular SPIO on R2 Map: Comparison with Free SPIO,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the 2005 Annual Conference of the Academy of Molecular Imaging, Orlando, FL, March 18-23, 2005.
  123. G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Activation detection in fMRI using wavelet transform,” Invited Talk at the First Iranian Symposium on Wavelet Transform and Its Applications, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tehran, Feb. 2, 2005.
  124. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Structural Segmentation of MRI and Analysis of fMRI,” Invited Talk at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA, Jan. 18, 2005.
  125. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Molecular Imaging and Analysis,” Invited Talk at the Applied Biology Congress, Azad University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran, Sept. 28-30, 2004.
  126. A. Mohammadi-Rad, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, Q. Jiang, S. Gautam, “Quantitative Studies for Molecular Imaging Using MRI,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the Third Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Imaging, St. Louis, MO, Sept. 9-12, 2004.
  127. M. Siadat, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, F. Fotouhi, K. Elisevich, “Multimedia Human Brain Database System for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy with Content-Based Management, Navigation, and Retrieval,” Presented at and Published in the Abstracts of the BISTIC-BICON-NIH Biomedical Informatics for Clinical Decision Support: A Vision for the 21st Century, Bethesda, MD, June 21-22, 2004.
  128. M. Lu, P.D. Mitsias, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.R. Ewing, H.B. Ebadian, Q.M. Zhao, N. Oja-Tebbe, S.C. Patel, M. Chopp, “Predicting tissue outcome using early multi-parametric MRI in patients with ischemic stroke,” Presented at the 29th International Stroke Conference, San Diego, CA, February 5-7, 2004, Stroke, vol. 35, no. 1, p. 268.
  129. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, P.D. Mitsias, M.M. Khalighi, M. Lu, H.B. Ebadian, J.R. Ewing, S.C. Patel, M. Chopp: Relationships among ISODATA, DWI, MTT, and T2 Lesions in Stroke. Presented at and published in the Proceedings of the 11th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Toronto, Canada, July 10-16, 2003.
  130. G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, H. Jahanian, H. Soltanian-Zadeh: Using Features of Hemodynamic Response in Fuzzy Cluster Analysis of fMRI. Presented at and published in the Proceedings of the 11th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Toronto, Canada, July 10-16, 2003.
  131. L. Amini, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, C. Lucas: Automated Segmentation of Brain Structure from MRI. Presented at and published in the Proceedings of the 11th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Toronto, Canada, July 10-16, 2003.
  132. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K. Jafari-Khouzani, “Multiwavelet grading of prostate pathological images.'' Presented at the 3rd Annual Symposium of Michigan Prostate Research Colloquium: Advances in Prostate Cancer, Detroit, MI, March 29, 2003, vol. 4684, pp. 1130-1138.
  133. J.M. Gorell, N. Gelman, E.M. Spickler, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, A. Kapke, E.L. Peterson, “3T MRI measures of nigral volume and of transverse and longitudinal relaxation rates in Parkinson’s disease,” Presented at the Movement Disorder Society’s 7th International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, Miami, FL, November 10-14, 2002, vol. 17, p. S160.
  134. D.J. Peck, DO, Hearshen, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, C. Dodge, L. Scarpace, Tom Mikkelsen, “Segmentation of Partial Volume Differences in Gliomas Using Dynamic Contrast MRI” Presented at and published in the Book of Abstracts of the 10th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Honolulu, Hawaii, May 18-24, 2002.
  135. G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, B.A. Ardekani, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “An Adaptive Anisotropic Spatial Filtering Method for fMRI Data Analysis,” Presented at and published in the Book of Abstracts of the 10th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Honolulu, Hawaii, May 18-24, 2002.
  136. B.A. Ardekani, G.A. Hossein-Zadeh, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Trend Removal from fMRI Time-Series Using Translation Invariant Wavelet Transform,” Presented at and published in the Book of Abstracts of the 10th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Honolulu, Hawaii, May 18-24, 2002.
  137. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Image Processing and Computer Vision Algorithms for Medical Imaging,” Invited Talk at the Graduate Seminar Course, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, Jan. 22, 2002.
  138. D.J. Peck, D.O. Hearshen, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, L. M. Scarpace, C. Dodge, T. Mikkelsen: “Segmentation of Brain Tumor Boundaries using Pattern Recognition of Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy,” Presented at the 87th Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, Nov. 25-30, 2001.
  139. D.J. Peck, T. Mikkelsen, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, C. Dodge, D.O. Hearshen: “Analysis of Perfusion in Gliomas using Dynamic Contrast MRI,” Presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Salt Lake City, Utah, July 22-26, 2001.
  140. M. Pasnoor, P. D. Mitsias, S.C. Patel, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, S. Santhakumar, R. Hammoud, N. H. Papamistsakis, M. Lu, M.A. Jacobs, D. Peck, M. Chopp, “Multi-parametric MRI ISODATA of Human Stroke Segments the Ischemic Lesion According to Degree of Ischemic Injury.” Presented at and published in the Book of Abstracts of the 9th ISMRM Meeting, pp. 1431, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, April 21-27, 2001.
  141. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, L. Smith, D.J. Peck, D. O. Hearshen, L. Scarpace, T. Mikkelsen, “Feature Space Analysis of MRI: Active Brain Tumors versus Radiation Necrosis,” Presented at and published in the Book of Abstracts of the 9th ISMRM Meeting, pp. 2296, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, April 21-27, 2001.
  142. D.J. Peck, D.O. Hearshen, L. Scarpace, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, T. Mikkelsen. “Segmentation of Brain Tumor Boundaries using Pattern Recognition of Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy,” Presented at and published in the Book of Abstracts of the 9th ISMRM Meeting, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, April 21-27, 2001.
  143. R. Hammoud, P. D. Mitsias, S.C. Patel, M. Pasnoor, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, S. Santhakumar, N. Ih. Papamistsakis, M.A. Jacobs, D. J. Peck, M. Lu, I. Duhaini, M. Chopp, “Lesion defined by Multiparametric MRI ISODATA correlates well with neurological deficit and PWI.” Presented at the 26th International Stroke Conference, vol. 32, pp. 349-350, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Jan. 2001.
  144. P. D. Mitsias, M. Pasnoor, R. Hammoud, M.A. Jacobs, S. Santhakumar, N. Ih. Papamistsakis, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, M. Lu, M. Chopp, S.C. Patel, “Multi-parametric MRI Defines Tissue Signatures Compatible with Reversible Acute Cerebral Ischemia,” Presented at the 26th International Stroke Conference, vol. 32, p. 348, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Jan. 2001.
  145. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, R. Hammoud, M.A. Jacobs, M. Lu, S.C. Patel, P. D. Mitsias, M. Pasnoor, R. Knight, Z.G. Zheng, M. Chopp, “Multiparameter MRI ISODATA characterizes ischemic damage,” Presented at the 26th International Stroke Conference, vol. 32, p. 343, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Jan. 2001.
  146. A. Ghanei, A. Ratkewics, F. Yin, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “A 3D Deformable Model for Segmentation of Human Prostate from Ultrasonic Images.” Presented at the World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering WC2000, Chicago, IL, July 2000.
  147. D.J. Peck, D.O. Hearshen, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, Renee R. Lajiness-O'Neill, “Analysis of fMRI using a Linear Filter.” Presented at the World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering WC2000, Chicago, IL, July 2000.
  148. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “Robotics in Biomedical Engineering,” Invited Talk at ROBOSHOP'2000, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, May 31, 2000.
  149. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Medical Image Analysis.” Invited Talk at the 3rd Students Computer Engineering Conference, Amir Kabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, May 11, 2000.
  150. M.A. Jacobs, S. Patel, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, P. Mitsias, D.J. Peck, A. Ghanei, R. Hammoud, I. Duhaini, M. Chopp, “Segmentation of Clinical Stroke with Multiparameter MRI,” 8th ISMRM Meeting, Denver, CO, April 2000.
  151. M.A. Jacobs, R.A. Knight, D.J. Peck, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, Z.G. Zheng, A.V. Goussev, R. Hammoud, I. Duhaini, M. Chopp, “Tissue Characterization of Multiparameter MRI with Histopathological Validation in Experimental Cerebral Ischemia in Rat,” 8th ISMRM Meeting, Denver, CO, April 2000.
  152. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Medical Imaging and Analysis.” Invited Talk at the International Millennium Seminar, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, March 2000.
  153. M.A. Jacobs, Z.G. Zheng, R.A. Knight, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, P.D. Mitsias, S. Patel, Q. Jaing, A.V. Goussev, M. Chopp, “Multiparameter MRI Tissue Staging in Experimental Cerebral Ischemia in Rat,” 25th International Stroke Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Feb. 2000, vol. 31, no. 1, p. 346.
  154. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Designing MLP Neural Networks for Phase or Magnitude Retrieval.” Invited Talk at the Institute for Studies in Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, Dec. 1999.
  155. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Medical Image Analysis Using Neural Networks.” Invited Talk at Joint Iranian and Armenian Workshop on Neural Networks, IPM, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 1999.
  156. M.A. Jacobs, J.P. Windham, Z.G. Zheng, R.A. Knight, D.J. Peck, N. Jiang, A.V. Goussev, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, M. Chopp, “Unsupervised Segmentation of Multi-Parameter MRI in Experimental Cerebral Ischemia in Rat wit h Histopathological Validation,” ISMRM-99, April 1999.
  157. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “An Expert System for Localization of Brain Structures from MRI.” Invited Talk at the Institute for Studies in Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, April 1999.
  158. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Neural Networks for Signal and Image Processing.” Invited Talk at the University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 1999.
  159. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Multi-Wavelets for MRI Feature Extraction.” Invited Talk at the Institute for Studies in Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, Oct. 1998.
  160. K.M.A. Welch, V. Nagesh, J.P. Windham, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, K.J. Robbins, D.J. Peck, J.A. Nelson, M.D. Boska, D.O. Hearshen, S.R. Levine, S. Patel: “Calculation of Average ADC in Acute Human Stroke Foci is Insensitive to Pseudonormalized and High ADC Regions of Diffusion-Weighted Images,” Abstract Published in Neurology, vol. 50, no. 4, pp. A442-A443, Apr. 1998.
  161. V. Nagesh, J.P. Windham, K.M.A. Welch, D.J. Peck, M.D. Boska, and H. Soltanian-Zadeh, “A Semi-Automatic Approach to Quantitatively Classifying Stroke Regions.” Presented at Brain 1997, Baltimore, WA, June 1997, Summary Published in the J. Cerb. Blood Flow and Metab., vol. 17-S1, pp. S110, 1997.
  162. M.R. Samadi, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, and C. Lucas: “Surface Extraction Using Fuzzy Set Theory.” Presented at the Fifth Iranian Conference on Elec. Eng., Tehran, Iran, May 1997.
  163. M. Rezaeian and H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Time-Frequency Analysis of Noise.” Presented at the Fifth Iranian Conference on Elec. Eng., Tehran, Iran, May 1997.
  164. V. Nagesh, J.P. Windham, K.M.A. Welch, M.D. Boska, and H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Quantitative Classification of Stroke: A Semi-Automatic Approach.” Presented at the Fifth Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Vancouver, B.C., Canada, April 1997, Summary Published in the Proc. of ISMRM Fifth Scientific Meeting, Vol. 1, pp. 420, 1997.
  165. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.P. Windham, and D.J. Peck: “Optimal Feature Space for MRI: Application to Tumor Patients.” Presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Anaheim, CA, July 1996, Abstract Published in Med. Phys., vol. 23, No. 6, pp. 1134, June 1996.
  166. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Parallel Processing and its Applications in Medical Imaging.” Invited Talk at Amir Kabir University, Tehran, Iran, Dec. 1995.
  167. H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Medical Image Processing.” Invited Talk at Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, May 1995.
  168. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.P. Windham, and F. Chen: “Automated Contour Extraction Using a Multi-Scale Approach.” Presented at the Second Annual Meeting of the Society of Magnetic Resonance (SMR), San Francisco, CA, August 1994.
  169. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.P. Windham, and D.J. Peck: “Semi-Automatic Brain Morphometry in CT.” Presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Anaheim, CA, July 1994, Abstract Published in Med. Phys., vol. 21, No. 6, pp. 926, June 1994.
  170. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.P. Windham, and F. Chen: “Automated Contour Extraction Using a Multi-Scale Approach.” Presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Anaheim, CA, July 1994, Abstract Published in Med. Phys., vol. 21, No. 6, pp. 892, June 1994.
  171. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.P. Windham, and D.J. Peck: “An Optimal Feature Extraction Method for MRI.” Presented at the 35th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Washington, DC, Aug. 1993, Abstract Published in Med. Phys., vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 893, May/June 1993.
  172. J.P. Windham, D.J. Peck, and H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Reproducibility Study for Volume Estimations in MRI of the Brain Using the Eigenimage Algorithm.” Presented at the 35th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Washington, DC, Aug. 1993, Abstract Published in Med. Phys., vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 893, May/June 1993.
  173. J.P. Windham, K. Karvelis, D. Wang, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, and D.J. Peck: “Ejection Fraction Estimation Using Filtered First Pass Studies.” Presented at the 1993 Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 1993, Abstract Published in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine, vol. 34, No. 5, pp. 97P, 1993.
  174. J.P. Windham, D.J. Peck, and H. Soltanian-Zadeh: “Segmentation of Soft Tissue for 3D Visualization with MRI.” Presented at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago, IL, Dec. 1992, Abstract Published in Radiology, vol. 185(P), pp. 175-176, 1992.
  175. H. Soltanian-Zadeh and A.E. Yagle: “A Fast Algorithm for Extrapolation of Discrete Time Periodic Band-Limited Signals.” Presented at the Fifth Digital Signal Processing Workshop, Starved Rock State Park, Illinois, Sep. 1992.
  176. J.P. Windham, H. Soltanian-Zadeh, and D.J. Peck: “Delineation of Internal Structure in Cerebral Tumors Using MRI.” Presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Calgary, Canada, Aug. 1992, Abstract Published in Med. Phys., vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 844, May/June 1992.
  177. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.P. Windham, and D.J. Peck: 'Magnetic Resonance Image Restoration Using a New Multi-Dimensional Non-Linear Edge-Preserving Filter.” Presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Calgary, Canada, Aug. 1992, Abstract Published in Med. Phys., vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 782, May/June 1992.
  178. H. Soltanian-Zadeh, J.P. Windham, and D.O. Hearshen: “Pre-Processing of MR Image Sequences Using a New Edge-Preserving Multi-Dimensional Filter.” Presented at and Published in the Book of Abstracts of the 10th Annual Meeting of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (SMRM), vol. 2, pp. 748, San Francisco, CA, August 1991.
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