MILES WERNICK

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Affiliation: Illinois Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Computation of mass-density images from x-ray refraction-angle images
    Miles N Wernick
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 3301 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 51:1769-78. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple-image radiography
    Miles N Wernick
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 48:3875-95. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint An extended diffraction-enhanced imaging method for implementing multiple-image radiography
    Cheng Ying Chou
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 10 West 32nd Street, E1 116, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 52:1923-45. 2007
  4. pmc Motion-compensated temporal summation of cardiac gated SPECT images using a deformable mesh model
    Thibault Marin
    Illinois Institute of Technology, ECE Dept, Medical Imaging Research Center, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:3657-60. 2009
  5. pmc Learning a channelized observer for image quality assessment
    Jovan G Brankov
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616 USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 28:991-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint A support vector machine approach for detection of microcalcifications
    Issam El-Naqa
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 21:1552-63. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Relevance vector machine for automatic detection of clustered microcalcifications
    Liyang Wei
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 24:1278-85. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Prostate cancer segmentation with simultaneous estimation of Markov random field parameters and class
    Xin Liu
    Medical Imaging Research Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 28:906-15. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint A physical model of multiple-image radiography
    Gocha Khelashvili
    Center for Synchrotron Radiation Research and Instrumentation, Department of Biological, Chemical and Physical Sciences, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 51:221-36. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Supervised and unsupervised methods for prostate cancer segmentation with multispectral MRI
    Sedat Ozer
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Medical Imaging Research Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
    Med Phys 37:1873-83. 2010

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Computation of mass-density images from x-ray refraction-angle images
    Miles N Wernick
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 3301 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 51:1769-78. 2006
    ..We anticipate that density imaging may have application in assessment of water content of cartilage resulting from osteoarthritis, in evaluation of bone density, and in mammographic interpretation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple-image radiography
    Miles N Wernick
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 48:3875-95. 2003
    ..MIR results are shown in the form of planar images of a phantom and a biological specimen. A preliminary demonstration of the use of MIR for computed tomography is also presented...
  3. ncbi request reprint An extended diffraction-enhanced imaging method for implementing multiple-image radiography
    Cheng Ying Chou
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 10 West 32nd Street, E1 116, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 52:1923-45. 2007
    ..The extended DEI method can be viewed as an implementation of the recently proposed multiple-image radiography paradigm. Validation studies are conducted by use of computer-simulated and synchrotron measurement data...
  4. pmc Motion-compensated temporal summation of cardiac gated SPECT images using a deformable mesh model
    Thibault Marin
    Illinois Institute of Technology, ECE Dept, Medical Imaging Research Center, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:3657-60. 2009
    ..In addition, quantitative evaluation from phantom studies proves that the proposed method achieves better noise reduction performance than available clinical techniques...
  5. pmc Learning a channelized observer for image quality assessment
    Jovan G Brankov
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616 USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 28:991-9. 2009
    ..In the examples studied, we find that the CSVM is better able to generalize to unseen images than the CHO, and therefore may represent a useful improvement on the CHO methodology, while retaining its essential features...
  6. ncbi request reprint A support vector machine approach for detection of microcalcifications
    Issam El-Naqa
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 21:1552-63. 2002
    ..The ability of SVM to out perform several well-known methods developed for the widely studied problem of MC detection suggests that SVM is a promising technique for object detection in a medical imaging application...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relevance vector machine for automatic detection of clustered microcalcifications
    Liyang Wei
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 24:1278-85. 2005
    ..26 s for a mammogram (nearly 35-fold reduction). Thus, the proposed RVM classifier is more advantageous for real-time processing of MC clusters in mammograms...
  8. doi request reprint Prostate cancer segmentation with simultaneous estimation of Markov random field parameters and class
    Xin Liu
    Medical Imaging Research Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 28:906-15. 2009
    ..We perform computer simulations on synthetic test images and multispectral MR prostate datasets to demonstrate the efficacy and efficiency of the proposed method and also provide a comparison with some of the commonly used methods...
  9. ncbi request reprint A physical model of multiple-image radiography
    Gocha Khelashvili
    Center for Synchrotron Radiation Research and Instrumentation, Department of Biological, Chemical and Physical Sciences, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Phys Med Biol 51:221-36. 2006
    ..Our analysis also shows that MIR truly separates the effects of absorption, refraction and ultra-small-angle scattering for the case considered. We validate our analytical model using real and simulated imaging data...
  10. ncbi request reprint Supervised and unsupervised methods for prostate cancer segmentation with multispectral MRI
    Sedat Ozer
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Medical Imaging Research Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
    Med Phys 37:1873-83. 2010
    ..The goal is also to compare the performance of automated supervised and unsupervised methods for prostate cancer localization with multispectral MRI...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bayesian kernel methods for analysis of functional neuroimages
    Ana S Lukic
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 26:1613-24. 2007
    ..We find that, while RVM and RJMCMC both produce good results, RVM requires far less computation time, and thus appears to be the more promising of the two approaches...
  12. doi request reprint Prostate cancer localization with multispectral MRI using cost-sensitive support vector machines and conditional random fields
    Yusuf Artan
    Medical Imaging Research Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Image Process 19:2444-55. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Methods to detect objects in photon-limited images
    Ahmad Abu-Naser
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 23:272-8. 2006
    ..LROC curves demonstrate the ability of an algorithm to detect and locate objects in a scene correctly. Our simulations demonstrate that the GLRT approach is superior to all other tested algorithms...
  14. pmc Multiple-image radiography for human soft tissue
    Carol Muehleman
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Anat 208:115-24. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the use of MIR for evaluation of soft tissue, and in particular to conduct a preliminary investigation of the USAXS image, which has not previously been used in tissue imaging...
  15. ncbi request reprint A computed tomography implementation of multiple-image radiography
    Jovan G Brankov
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Med Phys 33:278-89. 2006
    ..We also investigate the merit of an iterative reconstruction method for use with future clinical implementations of CT-MIR, which we anticipate would be photon limited...
  16. ncbi request reprint Spatiotemporal processing of gated cardiac SPECT images using deformable mesh modeling
    Jovan G Brankov
    Illinois Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 3301 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
    Med Phys 32:2839-49. 2005
    ..Our experiments demonstrate that the proposed algorithm can yield significantly more-accurate results than several existing methods...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tomographic image reconstruction based on a content-adaptive mesh model
    Jovan G Brankov
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 23:202-12. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Novel observations and potential applications using digital infrared iris imaging
    Daniel K Roberts
    Illinois Eye Institute, Illinois College of Optometry, 3241 S Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 40:207-16. 2009
    ..These observations suggest further development and study of this technology...
  19. ncbi request reprint Infrared imaging technique may help demonstrate iris transillumination defects in blacks who show other pigment dispersion syndrome clinical signs
    Daniel K Roberts
    Illinois Eye Institute, Illinois College of Optometry, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    J Glaucoma 16:440-7. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of spatial alignment transformations in PCA and ICA of functional neuroimages
    Ana S Lukic
    Predictek Inc, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 26:1058-68. 2007
    ..We illustrate our findings using functional magnetic-resonance imaging (fMRI) data. Our analysis is applicable to both intersubject and intrasubject spatial normalization...
  21. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of methods for detecting brain activations from functional neuroimages
    Ana S Lukic
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Artif Intell Med 25:69-88. 2002
    ..Adaptive, multivariate covariance-based approaches and pooled-variance t-tests represent promising directions for obtaining optimal signal detection in functional neuroimaging studies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Digital camera system to perform infrared photography of iris transillumination
    Elzie C Chan
    Illinois Eye Institute, Illinois College of Optometry, Chicago, 60616, USA
    J Glaucoma 11:426-8. 2002
    ..This technique, which is convenient and produces high quality, color images, can highlight details of the normal and pathologic iris. It may have significant utility in clinical research as well as routine clinical care...
  23. pmc Detectability of perfusion defect in five-dimensional gated-dynamic cardiac SPECT images
    Xiaofeng Niu
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Medical Imaging Research Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
    Med Phys 37:5102-12. 2010
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  24. ncbi request reprint A similarity learning approach to content-based image retrieval: application to digital mammography
    Issam El-Naqa
    Medical School of Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 23:1233-44. 2004
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  25. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous assessment of cardiac perfusion and function using 5-dimensional imaging with Tc-99m teboroxime
    Bing Feng
    Department of Radiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, 01655, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 13:354-61. 2006
    ..Our goal was to investigate the feasibility of simultaneously imaging myocardial ischemia and transient poststress akinesis using gated-dynamic SPECT...

Research Grants11

  1. Design of Multiple-Image Radiography of the Breast
    MILES WERNICK; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. 4D and 5D image reconstruction for cardiac SPECT
    MILES WERNICK; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. 4D IMAGE RECONSTRUCTION FOR GATED CARDIAC SPECT
    MILES WERNICK; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Although the research will focus on cardiac SPECT, the techniques developed are expected to be applicable to other nuclear medicine applications, and image-sequence processing for other imaging modalities. ..
  4. 4D and 5D image reconstruction for cardiac SPECT
    MILES WERNICK; Fiscal Year: 2009
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