Meng Xing Tang

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Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Photoacoustics, thermoacoustics, and acousto-optics for biomedical imaging
    M X Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 224:291-306. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Effect of bubble shell nonlinearity on ultrasound nonlinear propagation through microbubble populations
    Meng Xing Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
    J Acoust Soc Am 129:EL76-82. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Albumin coated microbubble optimization: custom fabrication and comprehensive characterization
    Helen Mulvana
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:1599-607. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Single bubble acoustic characterization and stability measurement of adherent microbubbles
    Jonathan Casey
    Imaging Sciences Department, Imperial College, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 39:903-14. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Quantitative ultrasound molecular imaging
    James Shue Min Yeh
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK Department of Cardiology, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK Imaging Sciences Department, Medical Research Council, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:2478-96. 2015
  6. doi request reprint The influence of gas saturation on microbubble stability
    Helen Mulvana
    Imaging Sciences, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:1097-100. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Nonlinear propagation of ultrasound through microbubble contrast agents and implications for imaging
    Meng Xing Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London, London, SW7 2AZ, UK
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 53:2406-15. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Modeling non-spherical oscillations and stability of acoustically driven shelled microbubbles
    Jonathan Loughran
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
    J Acoust Soc Am 131:4349-57. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Theoretical and experimental characterisation of magnetic microbubbles
    Helen Mulvana
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:864-75. 2012
  10. pmc Evaluation of methods for sizing and counting of ultrasound contrast agents
    Charles A Sennoga
    Imaging Sciences Department, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Campus, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:834-45. 2012

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Photoacoustics, thermoacoustics, and acousto-optics for biomedical imaging
    M X Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 224:291-306. 2010
    ..A description of existing experimental and image reconstruction techniques is provided. Some recent key developments are highlighted and current issues in each of the areas are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of bubble shell nonlinearity on ultrasound nonlinear propagation through microbubble populations
    Meng Xing Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
    J Acoust Soc Am 129:EL76-82. 2011
    ..The results were found to be sensitive to the parameters characterizing the coating nonlinearity and thus accurate measurement of these parameters is required for accurate quantitative predictions...
  3. doi request reprint Albumin coated microbubble optimization: custom fabrication and comprehensive characterization
    Helen Mulvana
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:1599-607. 2012
    ..The results show that microbubble characteristics can be simply manipulated in the lab and indicate that for a given application this may provide the opportunity to further enhance favorable characteristics...
  4. doi request reprint Single bubble acoustic characterization and stability measurement of adherent microbubbles
    Jonathan Casey
    Imaging Sciences Department, Imperial College, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 39:903-14. 2013
    ..3 ± 0.1 μm for an adherent MB. MB stability was seen to be closely related to MB resonance and gave further evidence of a change in the resonance frequency due to adherence...
  5. doi request reprint Quantitative ultrasound molecular imaging
    James Shue Min Yeh
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK Department of Cardiology, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK Imaging Sciences Department, Medical Research Council, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:2478-96. 2015
    ..g., the microbubble half-life). In conclusion, quantitative determination of the level of molecular expression is feasible acoustically using a time-signal intensity curve analytical method based on bubble elimination. ..
  6. doi request reprint The influence of gas saturation on microbubble stability
    Helen Mulvana
    Imaging Sciences, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:1097-100. 2012
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  7. ncbi request reprint Nonlinear propagation of ultrasound through microbubble contrast agents and implications for imaging
    Meng Xing Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London, London, SW7 2AZ, UK
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 53:2406-15. 2006
    ..It also is found that the first type of error is larger at the bubble resonance frequency...
  8. doi request reprint Modeling non-spherical oscillations and stability of acoustically driven shelled microbubbles
    Jonathan Loughran
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
    J Acoust Soc Am 131:4349-57. 2012
    ..The shelled bubbles have reduced surface mode amplitudes and a narrower bubble size range within which these modes develop compared to shell free bubbles. The clinical implications were also discussed...
  9. doi request reprint Theoretical and experimental characterisation of magnetic microbubbles
    Helen Mulvana
    Department of Imaging Sciences, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:864-75. 2012
    ..Both the video and acoustic data were supported by the results from theoretical modelling...
  10. pmc Evaluation of methods for sizing and counting of ultrasound contrast agents
    Charles A Sennoga
    Imaging Sciences Department, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Campus, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:834-45. 2012
    ..3%, compared with a variability of 22.4% for OM and 32% for LD. This study showed that no method is fully suited to both sizing and counting of microbubbles...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of acoustic radiation force and shear waves for absorption and stiffness sensing in ultrasound modulated optical tomography
    Rui Li
    Dept of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, Exhibition Road, London, SW7 2AZ, UK
    Opt Express 19:7299-311. 2011
    ..Furthermore, it has been demonstrated that this technique simultaneously detects both optical and mechanical contrast in the medium and the optical and mechanical contrast can be distinguished by adjusting the CCD exposure time...
  12. doi request reprint Viscosity measurement based on shear-wave laser speckle contrast analysis
    Yi Cheng
    Imperial College London, Department of Bioengineering, London, SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
    J Biomed Opt 18:121511. 2013
    ..Derived viscosity values had a maximum standard deviation of 9%, and these values were consistent with the independent measurements reported in a previous study using nonoptical methods...
  13. doi request reprint A Targeting Microbubble for Ultrasound Molecular Imaging
    James Shue Min Yeh
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom Department of Cardiology, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom Imaging Sciences Department, Medical Research Council, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0129681. 2015
    ..Furthermore, disclosures of the compositions and methodologies enabling reproduction of the bubbles are often withheld...
  14. doi request reprint Dynamics of targeted microbubble adhesion under pulsatile compared with steady flow
    Charles A Sennoga
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom Imaging Sciences Department, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 40:2445-57. 2014
    ..The rates of microbubble accumulation differed significantly between PF and SF (p < 0.05) at intermediate WSS but not at low WSS (p > 0.05). The rate of microbubble accumulation decreased as WSS increased...
  15. doi request reprint Shear wave elasticity imaging based on acoustic radiation force and optical detection
    Yi Cheng
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:1637-45. 2012
    ..This bias can be reduced at the expense of reduced spatial resolution...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of nonlinear propagation in ultrasound contrast agent imaging
    Meng Xing Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 36:459-66. 2010
    ..However because of a greater reduction in nonlinear scattering from bubbles at higher frequencies, the corresponding CTR is much lower than that at bubble resonance frequency...
  17. doi request reprint Comparison of pulse subtraction Doppler and pulse inversion Doppler
    Veronique Mahue
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 58:73-81. 2011
    ..PSD also allows less energy to be transmitted into the medium, which makes it less disruptive. The relative performances of PSD and PID in terms of the bandwidth of the imaging system are also discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Microbubble contrast agent detection using binary coded pulses
    Robert J Eckersley
    Imaging Sciences Department, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 33:1787-95. 2007
    ..The results also show that both the insonating acoustic pressure and resonance behavior of bubbles have an effect on the detection sensitivity and spatial resolution for the binary encoded approach...
  19. doi request reprint Decompression induced bubble dynamics on ex vivo fat and muscle tissue surfaces with a new experimental set up
    Virginie Papadopoulou
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK Environmental and Occupational Physiology Lab, Haute Ecole Paul Henri Spaak, Brussels, Belgium Electronic address
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 129:121-9. 2015
    ..In addition, a competition for dissolved gas between adjacent multiple bubbles was demonstrated in increased delay times as well as slower growth rates for non-isolated bubbles. ..
  20. doi request reprint Circulatory bubble dynamics: from physical to biological aspects
    Virginie Papadopoulou
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK Environmental and Occupational Physiology Lab, Haute Ecole Paul Henri Spaak, Brussels, Belgium Electronic address
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 206:239-49. 2014
    ..Bubble behavior in the bloodstream is then discussed, including bubble dissolution in blood, bubble rheology and biological interactions for the different cases of bubble and blood composition considered. ..
  21. pmc Mapping microbubble viscosity using fluorescence lifetime imaging of molecular rotors
    Neveen A Hosny
    Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:9225-30. 2013
    ..We also demonstrate that heterogeneous viscosity distributions exist within individual microbubble shells even with a single surfactant component...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of ultrasound on adherent microbubble contrast agents
    Jonathan Loughran
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    Phys Med Biol 57:6999-7014. 2012
    ..The oscillation force is shown to be much higher than other forces. The mechanisms of bubble detachment are discussed...
  23. doi request reprint Effect of albumin and dextrose concentration on ultrasound and microbubble mediated gene transfection in vivo
    Richard J Browning
    Imaging Sciences Department, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:1067-77. 2012
    ..Microbubble behaviour can also be simply controlled by altering the initial ingredients used during manufacture...
  24. pmc Ultrasound-mediated optical tomography: a review of current methods
    Daniel S Elson
    Department of Surgery and Cancer, Hamlyn Centre for Robotic Surgery, Imperial College London, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    Interface Focus 1:632-48. 2011
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  25. doi request reprint Parallel detection of amplitude-modulated, ultrasound-modulated optical signals
    Rui Li
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    Opt Lett 35:2633-5. 2010
    ..The increase in the signal is likely to be due to the particle oscillation and the induced shear wave as a result of the radiation force generated by the AM US...
  26. doi request reprint Surface Charge Measurement of SonoVue, Definity and Optison: A Comparison of Laser Doppler Electrophoresis and Micro-Electrophoresis
    Fairuzeta Ja'afar
    Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:2990-3000. 2015
    ..We found that the reliability of laser Doppler electrophoresis is compromised by MB buoyancy. Micro-electrophoresis determined zeta potential values with a 10-fold improvement in relative standard deviation...
  27. doi request reprint Quantifying activation of perfluorocarbon-based phase-change contrast agents using simultaneous acoustic and optical observation
    Sinan Li
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:1422-31. 2015
    ..Compared with body temperature, room temperature was found to produce much fewer and larger bubbles after ultrasound droplet activation...
  28. doi request reprint Attenuation correction in ultrasound contrast agent imaging: elementary theory and preliminary experimental evaluation
    Meng Xing Tang
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:1998-2008. 2008
    ..This development is an important step towards real-time quantitative contrast US imaging...
  29. doi request reprint Ultrasound imaging velocimetry: effect of beam sweeping on velocity estimation
    Bin Zhou
    Institute of Space Science and Technology, Southeast University, Nanjing, China
    Ultrasound Med Biol 39:1672-81. 2013
    ..Correction methods to reduce the errors under steady flow conditions are proposed and evaluated. Errors in flow estimation under unsteady flow are discussed...
  30. doi request reprint Correction of Non-Linear Propagation Artifact in Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Imaging of Carotid Arteries: Methods and in Vitro Evaluation
    Yesna O Yildiz
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:1938-47. 2015
    ..Contrast signal from a small vessel 600 μm in diameter buried in tissue artifacts before correction was recovered after the correction. ..
  31. doi request reprint Flow Velocity Mapping Using Contrast Enhanced High-Frame-Rate Plane Wave Ultrasound and Image Tracking: Methods and Initial in Vitro and in Vivo Evaluation
    Chee Hau Leow
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:2913-25. 2015
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Microbubble Void Imaging: A Non-invasive Technique for Flow Visualisation and Quantification of Mixing in Large Vessels Using Plane Wave Ultrasound and Controlled Microbubble Contrast Agent Destruction
    Chee Hau Leow
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 41:2926-37. 2015
    ..There is a high level of concordance between the computational fluid dynamics and experimental results. The technique could also serve as a flow visualisation tool. ..
  33. doi request reprint A critical review of physiological bubble formation in hyperbaric decompression
    Virginie Papadopoulou
    Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 191:22-30. 2013
    ..Finally the modeling relevance of the bubble formation process is discussed, together with that of bubble growth as well as multiple bubble behavior...