Biomedical Ultrasound Research LabWestern Science

Presentations & Invited Talks

Presentations at professional meetings/workshops and others (2003-present)

  1. Onaizah O., Poepping, T.L., Zamir M. Modified Windkessel Model (MWM) of the Carotid Bifurcation. Poster session presented at: London Health Research Day. London, ON 2014 March 18.
  2. Poepping TL. Turbulence mapping using DUS and PIV. Artimino Ultrasound Conference, June 2013
  3. Kefayati S, Poepping TL. Proper orthogonal decomposition analysis for transitional flow of the carotid artery bifurcation based on stereoscopic PIV. AFDAR Workshop on TOMO-PIV and TR-PIV, Delft, Netherlands, June 2013.
  4. Hussain B, Wong EY, Poepping TL. Geometrical optimization of vector Doppler ultrasound for accurate 3-D measurements of complex flow. Artimino Conference on Medical Ultrasound Technology, Florence, Italy, June 2011
  5. Kefayati S, Poepping TL. Hemodynamics of the carotid artery bifurcation using stereoscopic particle image velocimetry. Artimino Conference on Medical Ultrasound Technology, Florence, Italy, June 2011
  6. Hussain B, Poepping TL. Design and numerical evaluation of a vector Doppler ultrasound system for accurate 3-D flow velocity measurements. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2010.
  7. Kefayati S, Poepping TL. Flow characterization and shear stress in a stenosed carotid artery model using stereoscopic PIV. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2010. (** Won 1st prize for best poster award)
  8. Powell JL, Poepping TL. Volumetric extent of spectral broadening index and turbulence intensity. London Imaging Discovery conference, London, ON, June 2010.
  9. Rozik A, Poepping TL. Development of a particle tracking velocimetry methodology for the study of in vitro carotid artery blood flow. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2010.
  10. Wong EY, Nikolov HN, Rankin RN, Poepping TL, Holdsworth DW. An in vitro flow study on the interrelationship of carotid plaque surface ulceration and stenosis severity on Doppler ultrasound turbulence intensity. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2010.
  11. Hussain B, Poepping TL. Design of a vector Doppler ultrasound system for accurate 3-D flow velocity measurements. Canadian Association of Physicists Congress, Toronto ON, June 2010. (**Top 10 semi-finalist for best poster paper)
  12. Kefayati S, Poepping TL. Flow characterization and shear stress in a stenosed carotid artery model using stereoscopic PIV. Canadian Association of Physicists Congress, Toronto ON, June 2010.
  13. Wong EY, Nikolov HN, Rankin RN, Poepping TL, Holdsworth DW. An in vitro flow study on the interrelationship of carotid plaque surface ulceration and stenosis severity on Doppler ultrasound turbulence intensity. European Stroke Conference, Barcelona, Spain, May 2010.
  14. Hussain B, Poepping TL. Design of a vector Doppler ultrasound system for accurate 3-D flow velocity measurements. J. Allyn Taylor Cardiovascular Research Symposium, London ON, 2009.
  15. Wong EY, Milner JS, Steinman DA, Poepping TL, Holdsworth DW. Numerical analysis of the hemodynamic effect of plaque ulceration in the stenotic carotid artery bifurcation. J. Allyn Taylor Cardiovascular Research Symposium, London ON, 2009. (** Won 1st Place Poster Award in Imaging Division)
  16. Thorne ML, Poepping TL, Nikolov HN, Rankin RN, Steinman DA, Holdsworth DW. In vitro Doppler ultrasound investigation of turbulence intensity in pulsatile flow with simulated cardiac variability. J. Allyn Taylor Cardiovascular Research Symposium, London ON, 2009. (** Won 1st Place Poster Award in Imaging Post-doc Division)
  17. Hussain B, Poepping TL. Design of a vector Doppler ultrasound system for accurate 3-D flow velocity measurements. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2009.
  18. Soto E, Karnik V, Gyacskov I, Gardi L, Poepping TL, Campbell G, Fenster A, McKenzie CA. Assessment of the accuracy of registration between magnetic resonance imaging and three-dimensional trans-rectal ultrasound imaging of prostate cancer, London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2009.
  19. Yousif MY, Holdsworth DW, Poepping TL. A novel blood-mimicking fluid for particle image velocimetry in silicone vascular models. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2009.
  20. Yousif MY, Holdsworth DW, Poepping TL. Refractive index matching for particle image velocimetry in vascular models. Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health Young Investigators Forum, Ottawa ON, May 2009.
  21. Yousif MY, Holdsworth DW, Poepping TL. Refractive index matching for particle image velocimetry in vascular models. Molecular Function & Imaging Symposium, Ottawa ON, May 2009.
  22. Soto E, Karnik V, Gyacskov I, Gardi L, Poepping TL, Campbell G, Fenster A, McKenzie CA. Assessment of the accuracy of registration between magnetic resonance imaging and three-dimensional trans-rectal ultrasound imaging of prostate cancer. Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society, Calgary AB, May 2009.
  23. Soto E, Karnik V, Gyacskov I, Gardi L, Campbell G, Poepping TL, Fenster A, McKenzie CA. Assessment of registration accuracy between magnetic resonance imaging and three-dimensional trans-rectal ultrasound imaging of prostate cancer. Margaret Moffat Graduate Research Day, London ON, March 2009.
  24. Yousif MY, Holdsworth DW, Poepping TL. Refractive index matching for particle image velocimetry in vascular models. Margaret Moffat Graduate Research Day, London ON, Mar 2009.
  25. Soto E, Karnik V, Gyacskov I, Gardi L, Poepping TL, Campbell G, Fenster A, McKenzie CA. Assessment of accuracy between magnetic resonance imaging and three-dimensional trans-rectal ultrasound imaging of prostate cancer. Imaging Network of Ontario, Toronto ON, 2009.
  26. Soto E, Karnik V, Gyacskov I, Gardi L, Campbell G, Poepping TL, Fenster A, McKenzie CA. Assessment of registration accuracy between magnetic resonance imaging and three-dimensional trans-rectal ultrasound imaging of prostate cancer. Imaging Network of Ontario, Toronto ON, Sept 2008.
  27. Wong EY, Milner JS, Poepping TL, and Holdsworth DW. Analysis of hemodynamic disturbances and thrombogenic factors in ulcerated atherosclerotic carotid arteries. Margaret Moffat Graduate Research Day, London ON, March 2008. ** (Won the Margaret Moffat Research Day Award for Best Poster in Imaging and Medical Biophysics).
  28. Wong EY, Milner JS, Poepping TL, and Holdsworth DW. Analysis of hemodynamic disturbances and thrombogenic factors in ulcerated atherosclerotic carotid arteries. Western Research Forum, London ON, Feb 2008. ** (Won 3rd place award for oral presentation in Bioscience Division).
  29. Cox J, Chronik B, Wong E, Poepping TL. A Hand-Held Imaging System for Teaching Ultrasound Imaging Principles. International Conference on Expanding Scholarship in Radiology Education, London ON, Aug 2007. (Physics Education)
  30. Battista J, Poepping TL. Portable Imaging Systems for Interactive Teaching of Radiography, CT, and Ultrasound Principles. International Conference on Expanding Scholarship in Radiology Education, London ON, Aug 2007. (Physics Education; joint presentation)
  31. Powell JL, Poepping TL. Volumetric extent of spectral broadening index and turbulence intensity. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2007.
  32. Wong EY, Thorne ML, Nikolov HN, Poepping TL, Rankin RN, Holdsworth DW. Doppler-ultrasound compatible plastic material for use in rigid flow models. London Imaging Discovery conference, London ON, June 2007.
  33. Poepping TL, Hoskins PR, Easson WJ. Hybrid konjac-carrageenan hydrogel for use as an ultrasound TMM. New England Doppler Conference, Maastricht, Netherlands, May 2007.
  34. Poepping TL, Markowski M, Thompson RS. Magnitude and phase measurements of the edge-shadow artefact, New England Doppler Conference, Maastricht, Netherlands, May 2007.
  35. Powell JL, Poepping TL. Volumetric extent of spectral broadening index and turbulence intensity. New England Doppler Conference, Maastricht, Netherlands, May 2007.
  36. Wong EY, Thorne ML, Nikolov HN, Poepping TL, Rankin RN, Holdsworth DW. Investigation of velocity-based indices for the detection of carotid plaque ulcerations. New England Doppler Conference, Maastricht, Netherlands, May 2007.
  37. Wong EY, ML Thorne, HN Nikolov, TL Poepping, RN Rankin, and DW Holdsworth. Investigation of Doppler-ultrasound turbulence intensity for carotid plaque ulceration geometry using in vitro flow models. Margaret Moffat Graduate Research Day, London ON, March 2007. ** (Won the Margaret Moffat Research Day Award for Best Poster in Imaging and Medical Biophysics.)
  38. Agyem K, Thompson RS, Poepping TL. Computer simulation of the effect of a cylindrical refractive interface on ultrasound intensity. Canadian Undergraduate Physics Conference, Fredericton NB, 2006.
  39. Wong EY, Thorne ML, Nikolov HN, Poepping TL, Rankin RN, Holdsworth DW. Investigation of Doppler-ultrasound velocity-based indices for carotid plaque ulcerations using in vitro flow models. IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Vancouver BC, October 2006.
  40. Wong EY, Thorne ML, Nikolov HN, Poepping TL, and Holdsworth DW. Doppler ultrasound compatible plastic material for use in rigid flow models. London Imaging Discovery conference 2006, London ON, June 2006.
  41. Thorne ML, Poepping TL, Nikolov HN, Rankin RN, Steinman DA, Holdsworth DW. Investigation of turbulence intensity in unsteady flow using Doppler ultrasound. Exp Clin Cardiol 11.1:69, 2006.
  42. Thorne ML, Poepping TL, Steinman DA, Rankin RN, Nikolov HN, and Holdsworth, DW. In vitro investigations of turbulence using Doppler ultrasound. Exp. Clin. Cardiol. 10.1:52, 2005
  43. Poepping TL, Hoskins PR, Easson WJ. Development of a new tissue-equivalent gel for wall-less flow and wall motion phantoms. 3rd International Conference on the Ultrasonic Measurement and Imaging of Tissue Elasticity, Lake Windermere, Cumbria UK, 17-20 Oct 2004.
  44. Dineley JA, Poepping TL, Hoskins PR. Design and characterization of a vascular phantom of varying elasticity for ultrasound investigation of arterial wall motion. 3rd International Conference on the Ultrasonic Measurement and Imaging of Tissue Elasticity. Lake Windermere, Cumbria UK 17-20 Oct 2004.
  45. Fraser K, Poepping T, McNeilly A, Megson I, Easson W, Hoskins P. Measurement of the acoustic properties of sheep aorta with a scanning acoustic macroscope (SAM). BMUS, Manchester UK, 2004.
  46. Chen C, Poepping TL, Beech-Brandt JJ, Hammer SJ, Baldock R, Hill B, Allan P, Easson WJ, Hoskins PR. Segmentation of arterial geometry from ultrasound images using balloon models. IEEE Biomedical Imaging, Washington DC, 2004.
  47. Khoshniat M, Thorne ML, Poepping TL, Holdsworth DW, Steinman DA. Real-time virtual Doppler ultrasound. SPIE Medical Imaging, San Diego CA, 2004.
  48. Meagher S, Cosgrove J, Poepping TL, Greated C, Hoskins PR. Accuracy of blood velocity measurements using ultrasound. IEEE Biomedical Imaging, Washington DC, 2004.
  49. Steel R, Poepping TL, Thompson RS, MacAskill AC. Edge shadows around rigid, absorbing and non-absorbing cylinders. IEEE Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, Montreal, QC 2004.
  50. Thorne ML, Poepping TL, Rankin RN, Nikolov HN, Holdsworth DW. Doppler ultrasound in vitro modeling of turbulence in carotid vascular disease. SPIE Medical Imaging, San Diego CA, 2004.
  51. Poepping TL. Anthropomorphic phantoms: Development of vessel- and tissue-mimicking materials. New England Doppler Conference, Florence, Italy, 2003.
  52. Meagher S, Morgan R, Watts D, Poepping TL, Sutcliffe C, Wardlaw J, Connell M, Black R, Hoskins P. Construction of a tissue equivalent anatomical model for testing Doppler systems. New England Doppler Conference, Florence, Italy, 2003.
  53. Dineley JA, Meagher S, Poepping TL, Hoskins PR. Development of an arterial wall motion (AWM) phantom: a work in progress. New England Doppler Conference, Florence, Italy 2003.
  54. Beech-Brandt JJ, Chen C, Hammer SJ, Poepping TL, Easson WJ, Hoskins PR. Unstructured CFD applied to carotid artery flow. Intl Symp on Modeling of Physiological Flows, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2003.
  55. Beech-Brandt J, Chen C, Hammer SJ, Poepping TL, Easson WJ, Hoskins P. Simulation of blood flow in the carotid artery. IPEM Physical, Mathematical, and Numerical Modeling of Blood Flow in Cardiovascular Disease, York UK, 2003.
  56. Meagher S, Cosgrove J, Poepping TL, Greated C, Hoskins PR. Assessment of the accuracy of velocity profile measurements using colour flow ultrasound. British Medical Ultrasound Society, UK, 2003.
  57. Beech-Brandt J, Chen C, Hammer SJ, Poepping TL, Easson WJ, Hoskins P. Simulation of blood flow in the carotid artery. IPEM Physics and Technology of Medical Ultrasound, York UK, 2003.
  58. Chen C, Hoskins PR, Easson W, Poepping TL, Hammer SJ, Beech-Brandt JJ. Extraction of artery shape in ultrasound images by 2D deformable models. IPEM Physics and Technology of Medical Ultrasound, York UK, 2003.
  59. Hammer SJ, Poepping TL, Chen C, Beech-Brandt J, Easson W, Hoskins P. Development of a 3D ultrasound scanning system. IPEM Physics and Technology of Medical Ultrasound, York UK, 2003.
  60. Hoskins PR, Black R, Greated C, Sutcliffe C, Meagher S, Poepping T, Watts D, Morgan R, Cosgrove J, Connell M, Wardlaw J. Development of anatomical flow models for the calibration of ultrasound blood velocity measurements. IPEM, Bath UK, 2003.
  61. Thorne ML, Poepping TL, Nikolov HN, Rankin RN, Holdsworth DW. In vitro investigation of turbulence intensity in the carotid bifurcation. AIUM World Federation for Medicine in Biology, Montreal QC. Ultrasound Med Biol. 29(Suppl 5):S162, 2003.
  62. Beech-Brandt JJ, Chen C, Hammer S, Poepping TL, Stroev P, Easson WJ, Hoskins PR. New diagnostic tool for arterial disease. ICMS Conference on Computational Modelling in Medicine, Edinburgh, Scotland, 17-19 Sept 2003.

Invited Talks/Colloquia (2003-present)

  1. Poepping T. Vascular modelling and hemodynamics research. CIHR Strategic Training Program in Vascular Research Seminar Series, London ON, Feb 2014.
  2. Poepping TL, Hemodynamics modeling and measurements. Physics & Astronomy Colloquium, Oct 2010.
  3. Poepping TL. Vascular modeling and measurement tools. CIHR Strategic Training Program in Vascular Research Seminar Series, London ON, Nov 2009.
  4. de Bruyn JR, Hutter JL, Poepping TL, Zinke-Allmang M. Educational research and innovation in the Physics and Astronomy Department, Physics & Astronomy Colloquium, Western, Apr 2009.
  5. Poepping T. Vascular modelling and hemodynamics research using ultrasound and particle imaging. Windsor ON, Mar 2009.
  6. Poepping TL. Vascular modeling and hemodynamics research using ultrasound and particle imaging. Canadian Association of Physicists, Quebec City, Canada, June 2008.
  7. Poepping TL, Chronik BA, MacDonald I, Wong E, Cox JD, Taylor RA, Battista JJ. A new medicine for physics: using medical imaging as a tactic for teaching physics. Spring Perspectives on Teaching, Western, May 2008.
  8. Poepping TL, Holdsworth DW, Thorne ML, Wong EY. Vascular modeling and flow visualization for stroke research. London Health Sciences Centre – Radiology Grand Rounds, London, ON, Dec 2007. (Team presentation)
  9. Poepping TL. Vascular modeling and hemodynamics research using ultrasound and particle imaging. Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Western, Nov 2007.
  10. Poepping TL. Vascular modeling and stroke research. CIHR Strategic Training Program in Vascular Research Seminar Series, London ON, Sept 2007.
  11. Poepping TL. Medical ultrasound: Vascular modeling and stroke research. Robarts Research Institute Summer Student Seminar Series, London ON, July 2007.
  12. Poepping TL. Biomedical ultrasound: flow and tissue characterization. London Regional Cancer Program, London ON, 2006.
  13. Poepping TL. Ultrasound applications for investigating cerebrovascular disease. Dept. of Physics & Astronomy Colloquium, Western, 2003.
  14. Poepping TL. Ischemic stroke and the hemodynamics of the carotid artery bifurcation. Dept of Medical Physics Colloquium, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, 2003.