Special Sessions

Special Sessions From Past Meetings

Special sessions from recent meetings are available as a condensed list. Session ideas are always welcome for future meetings.

YEAR

CITY

TC

SESSION NAME

CHAIR(S)

2013B San Francisco BA Bubble detection in diagnostic and therapeutic applications Eleanor Stride
2013B San Francisco BA Nanobubbles, nanoparticles, and nanodroplets for biomedical acoustic applications Jonathan Mamou and Jeff Ketterling
2013B San Francisco BA(SP) Application of acoustic radiation force in medical imaging Mostafa Fatemi
2013B San Francisco BA(PA) Field characterization and dosimetry for therapeutic ultrasound applications Vera Khokhlova and Gail ter Haar
2013B San Francisco BA Recent advances in Therapeutic Ultrasound Larry Crum
2013A Montreal BA Acoustic Microscopy: Biomedical Applications John Allen
2013A Montreal BA Ultrasound tomography Yun Jing
2013A Montreal BA Biophysical mechanisms of sonoporation Richard Manasseh and John Allen
2013A Montreal BA High-frequency ultrasound (20-80 MHz) Michael Oelze
2013A Montreal BA Delivery of nucleic acids (DNA, siRNA, antisense oligos) Tyrone Porter and Raffi Karshafian
2012B Kansas City BA Biomedical applications of acoustic standing waves Martin Wiklund
2012B Kansas City BA Measurement of Material Properties using Wave Propagation Methods Matt Urban
2012B Kansas City BA Nonlinear simulations of medical ultrasound Martin Verweij and Koen van Dongen
2012B Kansas City BA(PA) Wes Nyborg memorial session Larry Crum and Junru Wu
2012A Hong Kong BA Acoustic Microscopy Imaging Methods for Biomedical Applications Jonathan Mamou, Tadashi Yamaguchi
2012A Hong Kong BA Biomedical Ultrasound Instrumentation Qifa Zhou, Lei Sun
2012A Hong Kong BA Bone Quantitative Ultrasound Pascal Laugier, Dean Ta
2012A Hong Kong BA Subharmonic Contrast Imaging Michel Versluis, Jeffrey Ketterling
2012A Hong Kong BA Ultrasound Enhanced Drug Delivery Constantin Coussios, Juan Tu
2012A Hong Kong PA Sonoluminescence Larry Crum, Juan Tu & W.Z. Chen
2012A Hong Kong PA Acoustic Micro- and Nanofluidics John Allen, Richard Manasseh & James Friend
2012A Hong Kong PA Metrics and Objectivity in Cavitation Research Charles Church, Suk Wang Yoon and Gail ter Haar
2012A Hong Kong PA Emerging Technologies and Concepts in Ultrasonics Won Suk Ohm and Preston Wilson
2012A Hong Kong PA Negative radiation forces exerted by acoustical and optical beams Phil Marston and Jack Ng
2011B San Diego BA Thrombolysis and microbubble-mediated therapies Azzdine Ammi
2011B San Diego BA Medical Acoustics in Urology Mostafa Fatemi
2011A Seattle BA(PA) Photons and phonons: Diagnostic and therapeutic applications Ron Silverman and Parag Chitnis
2011A Seattle BA Medical Acoustics in Urology Mike Bailey and Robin Cleveland
2011A Seattle BA(PA) Tissue erosion techniques in therapeutic ultrasound Vera Khokhlova and Larry Crum
2011A Seattle BA(PA) HIFU-induced thermal lesion imaging with ultrasound Larry Crum and Vera Khokhlova
2011A Seattle BA(ACOSOC) Metrology of high intensity ultrasound Peter Kaczkowski and Gail ter Haar
2011A Seattle PA(BA) Nonlinear acoustic waves and their characterizaton Oleg Sapozhnokiv and Robin Cleveland
2010B Cancun BB(PA/SP) Biomedical applications of time reversal acoustics Armen Sarvazyan and Matthias Fink
2010B Cancun BB Doppler methods and blood-flow imaging in medical ultrasound Jonathan Mamou and Michael Oelze
2010B Cancun BB Image guided therapeutic ultrasound Tyrone Porter
2010B Cancun BB(PA) Ultrasound contrast agent for molecular imaging and therapy Azzdine Ammi and Saurabh Dattas
2010A Baltimore BB(AB/SC/PP) Blast-induced traumatic brain injury: Mechanisms, assessment,therapy, and mitigation Steve Kargl, Willy Moss, and Tom Matula
2010A Baltimore BB(PA) Numerical modeling for medical ultrasound Bob McGough and Vera Khokhlova
2010A Baltimore BB Ultrasonic characterization of bone Keith Wear
2010A Baltimore BB(PA) Ultrasonically activated agents Oliver Kripfgans
2010A Baltimore BB Ultrasound induced cellular bioeffects Carr Everbach
2009B San Antonio BB Multiple scattering of waves: From theory to application Guillaume Haiat and Purnima Ratilal
2009B San Antonio PA(BB) Light and sound in science, engineering, and medicine Ron Roy and Joel Mobley
2009B San Antonio PA(BB) 40th anniversary of the KZK equation Vera Khokhlova and Mark Hamilton
2009B San Antonio UW(BB) Structural acoustics for poroelastic materials Karl Grosh
2009A Portland BB Image enhancement and targeted drug and gene delivery Azzdine Ammi and Saurabh Datta
2009A Portland BB Medical ultrasound imaging with high frequency and/or contrast agents John Allen and Jonathan Lindner
2009A Portland BB Shock wave therapy Michael Bailey and Thomas Matula
2009A Portland BB Biomedical applications of acoustic radiation force Mostafa Fatemi
2009A Portland BB Metrology and calibration of high intensity focused ultrasound Peter Kaczkowski
2009A Portland BB Biomedical applications of standing waves Armen Sarvazyan
2009A Portland PA(BB) Numerical methods for weak shock propagation Andrew Piacsek
2008B Miami SP(UW/AA/BB) Recent Developments in Coded Signals in Acoustics David C. Waddington
2008B Miami EA(ASACOS/BB) High Precision Acoustical Measurements Victor Nedzelnitsky
2008A Paris BB Quantitative Ultrasound Methods for Diagnosis and Therapy I Jonathan Mamou/Genevieve Berger
2008A Paris BB High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound I Lawrence Crum/Jean Chapelon
2008A Paris BB High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Metrology and Standards I Peter Kaczkowski/Gail Ter Haar
2008A Paris BA/PA Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Imaging I Charles Church/Ayache Bouakaz
2008A Paris SP(PA/BB/UA) Overview of Time Reversal in Acoustics I David Chambers/Claire Prada
2008A Paris SP(BB/UA) Time Reversal Methods for Array Imaging and Signal Processing I David Chambers/Claire Prada
2008A Paris BB Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Therapy I Tyrone Porter/Eleanor Stride
2008A Paris BB/PA Light and Sound for Medical Imaging and Therapy I Ronald Roy/Emmanuel Bossy
2008A Paris BB/PA Shock Waves in Medicine Robin Cleveland/Oleg Sapozhnikov
2008A Paris BB Theoretical and Computational Models of Ultrasonic Propagation in Bones I James Miller/Pascal Laugier
2008A Paris PA(AO/BB) Acoustically Activated Bubble Dynamics and Applications I Erich Everbach/Joachim Holzfuss
2008A Paris BB Ultrasonic Characterization of Bone I Keith Wear/Kay Raum
2008A Paris BB/EA Transducers for Medical Imaging and Therapy I Jeffrey Ketterling/Marc Lethiecq
2008A Paris BB Ultrasonic Characterization of Bone III Keith Wear/Emmanuel Bossy
2008A Paris BB Biomedical Applications of Acoustic Radiation Force II Mostafa Fatemi/Mathias Fink
2007B New Orleans BB Topical Meeting on Tissue Response to Acoustics and Vibrations Tyrone Porter
2007B New Orleans BB Biomedical Applications of Acoustic Radiation Force Mostafa Fatemi
2007B New Orleans BB/PA Biological Effects and Medical Applications of Stable Cavitation I R. Glynn Holt
2007B New Orleans BB/PA Biological Effects and Medical Applications of Stable Cavitation II Saurabh Datta
2007A Salt Lake City BB Modeling of Acoustic Cavitation In-Vivo Sheryl Gracewski/Diane Dalecki
2007A Salt Lake City BB Biomedical Applications of Acoustic Radiation Force Imaging Mostafa Fatemi
2007A Salt Lake City BB Coded Excitation Jonathan Mamou/Michael Oelze
2006B Honolulu BB Ultrasound Enhancement of Drug Activity Constantin Coussios/Shin-ichiro Umemura
2006B Honolulu BB/SP Acoustic Tomography in Tissue Jeffrey Ketterling/Iwaki Akiyama
2006B Honolulu BB Topical Meeting on Shock Wave Therapy I Robin Cleveland/S. Hosseni
2006B Honolulu BB Topical Meeting on Shock Wave Therapy II S. Hosseni/Robin Cleveland
2006B Honolulu BB/PA Celebration of Floyd Dunn I William O’Brien/J. Kushibiki
2006B Honolulu BB/PA Celebration of Floyd Dunn II Michael Oelze/Shin-ichiro Umemura
2006B Honolulu BB Interaction of Cavitation Bubbles with Cells and Tissue John Allen/Yoshiki Yamakoshi
2006B Honolulu PA/BB Sound Propagation in Inhomogeneous Media I James Miller/Mami Matsukawa
2006B Honolulu BB/SP Elastic Imaging Peter Kaczkowski/Tsuyoshi Shiina
2006B Honolulu PA/BB Sound Propagation in Inhomogeneous Media II Takahiko Otani/James Miller
2006A Providence BB Brown Tadpoles and Red Herrings I: Boiling Inertial Cavitation and Nonlinearity in High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Lesion Formation R. Holt
2006A Providence BB Brown Tadpoles and Red Herrings II: Boiling Inertial Cavitation and Nonlinearity in High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Lesion Formation Peter Kaczkowski
2006A Providence BB Memorial Session for Frederic Lizzi Jeffrey Ketterling/Ernest Feleppa
2006A Providence BB/PA/SP Sensing and Imaging Using Light and Sound Ronald Roy/Todd Murray
2006A Providence BB/PA Celebration Session for Edwin Carstensen I Lawrence Crum/Diane Dalecki
2006A Providence BB/PA Celebration Session for Edwin Carstensen II Frederick Kremkau/Leon Frizzell
2006A Providence BB Targeted Contrast Agents Tyrone Porter
2005B Minneapolis BB Topical Meeting on Imaging and Control of HIFU-Induced Lesions Emad Ebbini
2005B Minneapolis BB/PA/SP Medical Applications of Time Reversal Acoustics Armen Sarvazyan
2005B Minneapolis BB/PA Acoustic Radiation Force Methods for Medical Imaging and Tissue Evaluation Mostafa Fatemi

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