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Abstract # 2990 A Spatially-based Binning Method for Improving the Quantitative Accuracy of Free-breathing PET/CT Images

Presenter: Yalavarthy, Phaneendra

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About the Presenter:
Phaneendra K. Yalavarthy received B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in physics from Sri Sathya Sai University, Prasanthi Nilayam, India in 1999 and 2001 respectively. He also obtianed a M.Sc. degree in engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India in 2004. He obtained a PhD, working as a U.S. Department of Defense Breast Cancer Predoctoral Fellow, in biomedical computation from Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA in 2007. He is currently a post-doctoral research associate in the Department of Radiation Oncology, Washington University in St. Louis, USA. His research interests include computational methods in medical imaging and radiation therapy, inverse problems in medical imaging, breathing motion modeling, 4D computed tomography, and 4D positron emission tomography. He is a member of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM).
Contact the presenter at: pyalavarthy@wustl.edu

Authors:
P. K. Yalavarthy1, Z. Wei2, J. Wen1, P. Parikh1, T. Zhao1, J. Bradely1, D. Low1, 1Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2Philips Medical Systems, Cleveland, OH

Author Disclosure:
 P.K. Yalavarthy, None; Z. Wei, Philips Medical Systems, A. Employment; J. Wen, None; P. Parikh, None; T. Zhao, None; J. Bradely, None; D. Low, None.

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