ThUNDDAR Committee

From ThUNDDAR
Jump to: navigation, search


This article needs improving. Please help by moving biographies from [1] please use the example below for consistency. To add an image, first specify the name, save the edit and then a red link will appear - Use this link to upload a picture.

Thunddar is run by a committee. There are lots of members.

Management Committee

Katherine Johnson (Example)

Ms Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson I am not part of ThUNDDAR, this is just an example. Johnson's work included calculating trajectories, launch windows and emergency return paths for Project Mercury spaceflights, including those of astronauts Alan Shepard, the first American in space.

Personal blog/website

Gail ter Haar

Professor Gail ter Haar

Gail ter Haar is Team Leader in Therapeutic Ultrasound, within the Joint Department of Physics, Institute of Cancer Research.

She holds a PhD in physics and a DSc in Clinical Medicine. Her interests lie mainly in developing therapeutic applications of ultrasound for cancer. She has held grants in excess of £6M, mainly from EPSRC and the National Health Services’ New and Emerging Applications of Technology.

She has successfully supervised 25 PhD students. Gail has written 6 books and 34 book chapters, and over 180 peer reviewed research papers. In 2007 she was awarded the NHS Healthcare Scientist of the Year award for Innovation for her work on FUS therapy.

She is founding President of the International Society for Therapy Ultrasound (ISTU) and is an honorary member of BMUS, honorary fellow of the American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine, and fellow of the Acoustical Society of America and IPEM.

She is Deputy Editor of “Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology”, associate editor of “Ultrasonics” and on the editorial boards of International Journal of Hyperthermia, Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound and Medical Physics. In 2007, Gail started informal, UK wide meetings on therapy ultrasound (THUGs).

Personal blog/website

Steven Freear

256x256px

Professor Steven Freear

Co-Investigator

Steven Freear is head of the ultrasound group at Leeds University which was formed in 2006, specialising in biomedical ultrasonics.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Wady Gedroyc

Professor Wady Gedroyc

Wady Gedroyc is a radiologist who has been actively involved in research in MR guided FUS for the past 15 years at Imperial College, London and has authored many articles in this field on subjects such as fibroid focused ultrasound surgery (FUS), facet FUS, FUS drug activation etc. Professor Gedroyc is currently joint President of the EFUS society, and organiser and president of this year’s European FUS in London.

He was recently PI on a £1.25M EPSRC grant looking at development of new theranostic FUS activated drugs. This project is now progressing to commercialisation and early human trials.

Personal blog/website

Nader Saffari

333x331px

Professor Nader Saffari

Co-Investigator

Nader Saffari is the Professor of Ultrasonics at UCL and the head of the Ultrasonics Group.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Eleanor Stride

250x250px

Professor Eleanor Stride

Co-Investigator

Eleanor Stride is a Professor of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


=Steering Committee

Jean Francois Aubry

300x293px

Professor Jean-Francois Aubry

Jean Francois Aubry is Director of Research at the Institut Langevin (Paris, France) and visiting Associate Professor at the University of Virginia, Department of Radiation Oncology.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


250x250px

Nandita deSouza

Professor Nandita deSouza

Professor Nandita deSouza is the lead academic radiologist at The Institute of Cancer Research and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust.

Personal blog / website


Brian Davidson

370x300px

Professor Brian Davidson

Brian Davidson is Professor of Surgery at UCL, as well as consultant surgeon at both the Royal Free and Wellington Hospital.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Ronald Roy

480x513px

Professor Ronald A. Roy

Trained as a physicist and an engineer, Prof. Roy specializes in the application of physical acoustics principles to problems in biomedical acoustics, industrial ultrasonics, and acoustical oceanography.

E-mailLinkedin


Members

David Sinden

David Sinden, PhD.

Dr David Sinden is a senior research scientist at NPL.

E-mail


Constantin Coussios

512x512px

Professor Constantin Coussios

Professor Constantin Coussios is the Director of the Oxford Institute of Biomedical Engineering.

E-mailLinkedin


Piero Miloro

512x524px

Piero Miloro, PhD

I am currently involved in different research projects on ultrasound safety, in-vitro acoustic stimulation of cells, tissue mimicking materials manufacturing and characterization and therapeutic ultrasound.

E-mailLinkedin


Robin Cleveland

528x525px

Professor Robin Cleveland

Robin Cleveland is a Professor of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford and his research is based at the Biomedical Ultrasound, Biotherapy and Biopharmaceuticals Laboratory (BUBBL) at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Sandy Cochran

512x512px

Professor Sandy Cochran

Prof. Cochran’s research focuses on materials and systems to apply ultrasound principally in medicine and life sciences.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Valeria Garbin

240x257px

Valeria Garbin

Valeria Garbin is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Imperial College London.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


David Cranston

238x238px

David Cranston

Associate Professor of Surgery, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Jason Raymond

468x512px

Jason Raymond

Jason Raymond is a Senior Research Associate in the Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Xiao Yun Xu

310x310px

Professor Xiao Yun Xu

Professor Xiao Yun Xu is a Professor of Biofluid Mechanics in the Dept of Chemical Engineering.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Maya Thanou

140x142px

Maya Thanou

Maya Thanou is a Senior Lecturer in the Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, King’s College London.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail


Marcia Martinho Costa

512x516px

Márcia Martinho Costa

Marcia Martinho Costa background is in biomedical and biophysics engineering

E-mailLinkedin


Justin Stebbing

234x239px

Professor Justin Stebbing

Justin specialises in the systemic management of a range of malignancies

Personal blog / websiteE-mail

Anton Slipszenko

512x540px

Anton Slipszenko

I have been working in the field of ultrasonic device development since 1999

Personal blog / websiteE-mail

Sarah Brueningk

512x509px

Sarah Brueningk

I completed a M.Sc. in Physics (Biophysics) at the Technische Universität München with the major focus of my courses in the field of bio-medical and soft matter physics

E-mailResearchGate


Tim Mason

512x523px

Professor Tim Mason

Tim Mason obtained a BSc and PhD in Chemistry from Southampton University and spent two years in the USA at Amherst College

E-mailResearchGate


Carmel M Moran

519x579px

Carmel Moran

Dr Carmel M Moran graduated in Maths and Physics from Queen’s University Belfast, MSc in Medical Physics from Aberdeen University and completed her PhD at the Institute of Cancer Research in Sutton, Surry in 1991

E-mailResearchGate

James Choi

512x512px

James Choi

Dr. James Choi leads the Noninvasive Surgery & Biopsy Laboratory at Imperial College London

Personal blog / websiteE-mail

Bradley Treeby

300x302px

Bradley Treeby

Bradley Treeby is an EPSRC Early Career Fellow at University College London, and co-author of the open-source k-Wave toolbox.

Personal blog / websiteE-mail

Petros Mouratidis

512x514px

Petros Mouratidis

Petros is a cell biologist who is interested in the cytotoxic effects of therapeutic ultrasound on cancer

E-mail


Sharon Giles

500x527px

Sharon Giles

Sharon Giles is a qualified diagnostic radiographer with more than 10 years’ experience in magnetic resonance (MR) research projects.

E-mailLinkedin


Fiammetta Fedele

555x622px

Fiammetta Fedele

Fiammetta Fedele is a Medical Physics specialised in both therapeutic and diagnostic Ultrasound

E-mailLinkedin


Georgios Imseeh

512x494px

Dr Georgios Imseeh

Georgios Imseeh is a research fellow in clinical oncology at the Royal Marsden Hospital

E-mail