Tolga Cukur

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhanced spectral shaping in steady-state free precession imaging
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:1216-23. 2007
  2. pmc Variable-density parallel imaging with partially localized coil sensitivities
    Tolga Cukur
    Information Systems Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 29:1173-81. 2010
  3. pmc Positive contrast with alternating repetition time SSFP (PARTS): a fast imaging technique for SPIO-labeled cells
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 63:427-37. 2010
  4. pmc Multiple repetition time balanced steady-state free precession imaging
    Tolga Cukur
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 9510, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:193-204. 2009
  5. pmc Non-contrast-enhanced flow-independent peripheral MR angiography with balanced SSFP
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1533-9. 2009
  6. pmc Improving non-contrast-enhanced steady-state free precession angiography with compressed sensing
    Tolga Cukur
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 9510, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1122-31. 2009
  7. pmc Multiple-profile homogeneous image combination: application to phase-cycled SSFP and multicoil imaging
    Tolga Cukur
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 60:732-8. 2008
  8. pmc Fat-water separation with alternating repetition time balanced SSFP
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 60:479-84. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Varying kernel-extent gridding reconstruction for undersampled variable-density spirals
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 59:196-201. 2008
  10. pmc The central signal singularity phenomenon in balanced SSFP and its application to positive-contrast imaging
    R Reeve Ingle
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 67:1673-83. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhanced spectral shaping in steady-state free precession imaging
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:1216-23. 2007
    ..The method further facilitates the use of SSFP imaging by providing a control parameter to adjust the level of banding-reduction or fat suppression to application-specific needs...
  2. pmc Variable-density parallel imaging with partially localized coil sensitivities
    Tolga Cukur
    Information Systems Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 29:1173-81. 2010
    ..Aliasing-suppressed images can be produced with high SNR-efficiency without the need for accurate estimation of coil sensitivities and complex or iterative computations...
  3. pmc Positive contrast with alternating repetition time SSFP (PARTS): a fast imaging technique for SPIO-labeled cells
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 63:427-37. 2010
    ..The results indicate that the proposed method can enhance the suppression level by up to 18 dB compared with conventional balanced steady-state free precession...
  4. pmc Multiple repetition time balanced steady-state free precession imaging
    Tolga Cukur
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 9510, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:193-204. 2009
    ..In vivo studies at 1.5 T and 3 T demonstrate the superior fat-suppression performance of multiple-TR bSSFP...
  5. pmc Non-contrast-enhanced flow-independent peripheral MR angiography with balanced SSFP
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1533-9. 2009
    ..Finally, a new double-acquisition ATR-SSFP technique reduces this sensitivity to off-resonance. In vivo results indicate that the two ATR-based techniques provide more reliable contrast when partial volume effects are significant...
  6. pmc Improving non-contrast-enhanced steady-state free precession angiography with compressed sensing
    Tolga Cukur
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 9510, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1122-31. 2009
    ..Depiction of the vasculature is significantly improved with the increased resolution in the phase-encode plane and higher blood-to-background contrast...
  7. pmc Multiple-profile homogeneous image combination: application to phase-cycled SSFP and multicoil imaging
    Tolga Cukur
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 60:732-8. 2008
    ..The signal homogeneity can be significantly increased without compromising SNR. The improved performance of the method is demonstrated for SSFP banding artifact reduction and multicoil (phased-array and parallel) image reconstructions...
  8. pmc Fat-water separation with alternating repetition time balanced SSFP
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 60:479-84. 2008
    ..The proposed method can be tailored to achieve a smaller residual stop-band signal or a decreased sensitivity to field inhomogeneity depending on application-specific needs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Varying kernel-extent gridding reconstruction for undersampled variable-density spirals
    Tolga Cukur
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 59:196-201. 2008
    ..The image reconstructed from each annulus can be deapodized separately. The method can be applied to most k-space trajectories used in MRI...
  10. pmc The central signal singularity phenomenon in balanced SSFP and its application to positive-contrast imaging
    R Reeve Ingle
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 67:1673-83. 2012
    ..The technique can also simultaneously yield images with contrast similar to balanced steady-state free precession...
  11. pmc Three-dimensional magnetization-prepared imaging using a concentric cylinders trajectory
    Kie Tae Kwon
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 71:1700-10. 2014
    ..To develop new magnetization-prepared imaging schemes based on a three-dimensional (3D) concentric cylinders trajectory...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hadamard slice encoding for reduced-FOV diffusion-weighted imaging
    Emine Ulku Saritas
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey National Magnetic Resonance Research Center UMRAM, Bilkent University, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey
    Magn Reson Med 72:1277-90. 2014
    ..To improve the clinical utility of diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) by extending the slice coverage of a high-resolution reduced field-of-view technique...
  13. pmc Hybrid prospective and retrospective head motion correction to mitigate cross-calibration errors
    Murat Aksoy
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5488, USA
    Magn Reson Med 67:1237-51. 2012
    ..Moreover, the motion tracking system, which is used to reduce the dimensionality of the autofocusing problem, benefits the retrospective approach at the same time...