Faculty and Researchers

Faculty

Bois, Frederic

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

Carson, Richard E

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and of Biomedical Engineering
Director, Yale PET Center
Director of Graduate Studies, Biomedical Engineering

Research Interests: Positron emission tomography (PET) modeling and physics; Tracer kinetic modeling methods and parametric imaging techniques for PET tracers; Application of receptors ligands to assess neurotransmitter dynamic; 3D and 4D PET image reconstruction; Medical imaging

Cheng, David W.

Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology

Research Interests: Molecular imaging

Cosgrove, Kelly P

Associate Professor of Psychiatry, of Diagnostic Radiology and of Neurobiology

Research Interests: Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography; Positron Emission Tomography; Neuroimaging; Alcohol Dependence; Tobacco Smoking; Nicotine Dependence; Brain; nicotinic acetylcholine receptor; GABAA-benzodiazepine receptor; Sex differences

Esterlis, Irina

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and of Diagnostic Radiology
Director, Molecular Imaging Program, NCPTSD, VA

Research Interests: Neuroreceptor imaging; Mood disorders; Tobacco addiction

Gallezot, Jean-Dominique

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

Huang, Yiyun Henry

Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology
Co-Director of Yale PET Center & Director of Chemistry

Research Interests: PET Radiochemistry, PET Radiotracer Development, Preclinical PET Imaging, Clinical PET Imaging, Application of PET Imaging in Drug Development

Labaree, David C.

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

Lim, Keunpoong

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

Research Interests: PET(Positron Emission Tomography) radiopharmaceutical development

Liu, Chi

Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and of Biomedical Engineering

Research Interests: Quantitative PET/CT and SPECT/CT for cardiology and oncology applications; Image reconstruction algorithms; Quantitative data correction; Respiratory and cardiac motion compensation; Dynamic imaging; Translational imaging.

Morris, Evan Daniel

Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, of Biomedical Engineering and of Psychiatry
Co-director for Imaging, Yale PET Center

Research Interests: Kinetic modeling; Parameter estimation; Parametric imaging; Dopamine; Reward; Drug occupancy; Drug abuse; Alcoholism; Parkinson's disease

Nabulsi, Nabeel

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology
Deputy Director of Chemistry
Chief Quality Control and Regulatory Affairs

Research Interests: Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Radiopharmaceuticals

Naganawa, Mika

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

Ropchan, Jim R

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

Williams, Wendol A

Instructor in Psychiatry

Zheng, Ming-Qiang

Associate Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

     

Personnel

Chung ChanPostdoctoral AssociateMentor: Chi Liu
Songye LiPostdoctoral AssociateMentor:Henry Huang
Yan XiaPostdoctoral AssociateMentor: Richard E. Carson
Yajing ZhangPostdoctoral FellowMentor: Richard E. Carson
Mary GerminoGraduate StudentMentor: Richard E. Carson
Yiqiang JianGraduate StudentMentor: Richard E. Carson
Joseph Ryan PetrulliGraduate StudentMentor: Richard E. Carson
Shuo WangGraduate StudentMentor: Richard E. Carson