Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. Su, J.L., Grainger, S.J., Greiner, C.A., Madden, S.P., Sum, S.T., Muller, J.E., Madder, R.D. “Detection and Structural Characterization of Lipid Core Plaques with Intravascular NIRS-IVUS Imaging”, Interventional Cardiology, 7(6): 519-535 (2015).
  2. Groves, E.M., Falahatpisheh, A., Su, J.L., Kheradvar, A., “The Effects of Positioning of Transcatheter Aortic Valve on Fluid Dynamics of the Aortic Root”, ASAIO Journal, 60:545–552. (2014). Featured issue cover
  3. Su, J.L., Bouchard, R.R., Karpiouk, A.B., Hazle, J.D., Emelianov, S.Y., “Photoacoustic Imaging of Prostate Brachytherapy Seeds”, Biomedical Optics Express 2(8): 2243-2254 (2011).
  4. Wang, B., Su, J.L., Karpiouk, A.B., Sokolov, K.V., Smalling R.W., Emelianov S.Y., “Intravascular Photoacoustic Imaging.”, IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 16(3): 588-599 (2010).
  5. Su, J.L., Wang, B., Wilson, K.E., Bayer, C.L., Chen, Y.-S., Kim, S., Homan, K.A., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Advances in Clinical and Biomedical Applications of Photoacoustic Imaging”, Expert Opinion on Medical Diagnostics, 5(6): 497-510 (2010).
  6. Su, J.L., Karpiouk, A.B., Wang, B., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Photoacoustic Imaging of Clinical Metal Needles in Tissue”, Journal of Biomedical Optics, 15, 021309 (2010).
  7. Wang, B., Su, J.L., Amirian, J., Litovsky, S.H., Smalling, R., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Detection of Lipid in Atherosclerotic Vessels Using Ultrasound-Guided Spectroscopic Intravascular Photoacoustic Imaging”, Optics Express 18, 4889-4897 (2010).
  8. Su, J.L., Wang, B., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Photoacoustic Imaging of Coronary Artery Stents” Optics Express, 17(22): 19894-19901 (2009).
  9. Wang, B., Yantsen, E., Larson, T., Karpiouk, A.B., Sethuraman, S., Su, J.L., Sokolov, K.V., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Plasmonic Intravascular Photoacoustic Imaging for Detection of Macrophages in Atherosclerotic Plaques,” Nano Letters, 9(6): 2212–2217 (2009)
  10. Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B. “Dynamic Stability of Passive Dynamic Walking on an Irregular Surface.” ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 129(6): 802-810 (2007).
  11. Gates, D.H., Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B. “Possible Biomechanical Origins of the Long-Range Correlations in Stride Intervals of Walking.” Physica A, 380: 259-270 (2007).

Abstracts, Proceedings and Presentations

  1. Su, J.L., Greiner, C.A., Grainger, S.J., Saybolt, M.D., Pickering, W.L.,Wilensky, R.L., Raichlen, J., He, V., Sum, S.T., Muller, J.E., Madden, S.P. Combined near-infrared spectroscopy and intravascular ultrasound (NIRS-IVUS) coronary imaging as a means to improve prediction of events by IVUS plaque burden alone. J Am Coll Cardiol. Presented at Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics. Washington D.C., October 29-November 2, (2016).
  2. Grainger, S.J., Greiner, C.A., Su, J.L., Saybolt, M.D., Pickering, W.L.,Wilensky, R.L., Raichlen, J., Muller, J.E., Madden, S.P. Traditional Coronary Risk Factors are Only Weakly Associated with Collagen Integrity of Caps over Lipid Cores in Selected Coronary Autopsy Specimens. J Am Coll Cardiol. Presented at Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics. Washington D.C., October 29-November 2, (2016).
  3. Su, J.L., Grainger, S.J., Greiner, C.A., Saybolt, M.D., Pickering, W.L.,Wilensky, R.L., Raichlen, J., Madden, S.P., Muller, J.E. Depleted Collagen as a Possible Measure of Cap Weakness in Human Coronary Autopsy Specimens J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13_S). Presented at American College of Cardiology, Chicago, IL Apr 2-4 (2016).
  4. Su, J.L., Grainger, S.J., Greiner, C.A., Hendricks, M.J., Goode, M.M., Saybolt, M.D., Wilensky, R.L., Madden, S.P., Muller, J.E. Evaluation of combined near-IR spectroscopic (NIRS)-IVUS imaging as a means to detect lipid-rich plaque burden in human coronary autopsy specimens, Proc. SPIE 9689, Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics XII, 96892V, (2016). Presented at Photonics West 2016, San Francisco, CA Feb. 13-18 (2016).
  5. Grainger, S.J., Su, J.L., Greiner, C.A., Saybolt, M.D., Wilensky, R.L., Raichlen, J.S., Madden, S.P., Muller, J.E. Ability of Combined NIRS-IVUS Imaging to Detect Lipid Core Plaques and Estimate Cap Thickness in Human Autopsy Coronary Arteries. Proceedings of the 2016 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing, San Francisco, CA, Feb. 13-18, (2016).
  6. Greiner, C.A., Grainger, S.J., Su, J.L., Madden, S.P., Muller, J.E. A Method to Compensate for the Underestimation of Collagen with Polarized Picrosirius Red Imaging in Human Artery Atherosclerotic Plaques. Proceedings of the 2016 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Imaging, Manipulation, and Analysis of Biomolecules, Cells, and Tissues, San Francisco, CA, Feb. 13-18, (2016).
  7. Su, J.L., Grainger, S.J., Greiner, C.A., Saybolt, M.D., Wilensky, R.L., Raichlen, J., Madden, S.P., Muller, J.E. Variation in Collagen in the Caps of Human Coronary Lipid-core Plaque Autopsy Specimens: A Possible Measure of Cap Weakness. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;66(15_S). Presented at Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics. San Francisco, CA, October 11-15, (2015).
  8. Grainger, S.J., Greiner, C.A., Su, J.L., Saybolt, M.D., Wilensky, R.L., Madden, S.P., Muller, J.E. Ability of NIRS-IVUS to Detect Lipid-core Plaque through Organized Thrombus. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;66(15_S). Presented at Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics. San Francisco, CA, October 11-15, (2015).
  9. Falahatpisheh, A., Groves, E., Su, J.L., Kheradvar A. Quantification of Flow Characteristics for Varying Implantation Positions in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation In-Vitro. Society for Heart Valve Disease (SHVD) & Heart Valve Society of America (HVSA), 7th Biennial Meeting, Venice, Italy, June 22-25, (2013).
  10. Su, J.L., Falahatpisheh, A., Kheradvar, A.D. “Development of a TAVI Catheter System for Percutaneous Repositioning and Retrieval of the Valve”, BMES Annual Fall Scientific Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, (2012).
  11. Falahatpisheh, A., Su, J.L., Alavi, S.H., Kheradvar, A.D., “First-time Flow Visualization of Transcatheter Aortic Valve-in-Valve”, Proceedings of the 58th ASAIO Conference. San Francisco, CA, June 14-16, (2012).
  12. Karpiouk, A.B., Wang, B., Su, J.L., Yeager, D.E., Amirian, J.H., Smalling, R.W., Emelianov, S.Y., “In vivo imaging of stents using an integrated intravascular ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging catheter”, Proceedings of the 2011 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing, San Francisco, CA, Jan. 21-26, (2012).
  13. Emelianov, S.Y., Wang, B., Karpiouk, A.B., Su, J.L., Yeager, D.E., Joshi, P., Amirian, J.H., Litovsky, S., Sokolov, K., Smalling, R.W., “Combined intravascular ultrasound and spectroscopic photoacoustic imaging for detecting morphology and composition of atherosclerotic plaques”, Proceedings of the 2012 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications of Light in Cardiology, San Francisco, CA, Jan. 21-26, (2012).
  14. Wang, B., Karpiouk, A.B., Su, J.L., Amirian, J., Litovsky, S., Smalling, R.W., and Emelianov, S.Y., “In Vivo Intravascular Photoacoustic Imaging in the Presence of Luminal Blood”, Abstract and presentation at the 2011 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium (2011)
  15. Bouchard, R.R., Su, J.L., Karpiouk, A.B., Hazle, J., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Quantitative Assessment of Photoacoustic and Ultrasonic Imaging of Prostate Brachytherapy Seeds”, Abstract and presentation at the 2011 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, (2011)
  16. Su, J.L., Karpiouk, A.B., Chen, Y.-S., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Photoacoustic Imaging to Guide Needle Injections”, Proceedings of the 2011 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing, San Francisco, CA, Jan. 23-26, (2011).
  17. Graf, I.M., Su, J.L., Yeager, D., Amirian, J., Smalling, R.W., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Methodical study on plaque characterization using integrated vascular ultrasound, strain and spectroscopic photoacoustic imaging”, Proceedings of the 2011 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing, San Francisco, CA, Jan. 23-26, (2011).
  18. Su, J.L., Karpiouk, A.B., Wang, B., and Emelianov, S.Y., "Ultrasound-Guided Photoacoustic Imaging of Needles Within Soft Tissue", Presentation at the Central Texas Research Forum, Austin, TX, May 7, (2010).
  19. Su, J.L., Wang, B., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Intravascular Photoacoustic Imaging of Coronary Artery Stents”, Presentation at the 2010 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing, San Francisco, CA, Jan. 23-28, (2010).
  20. Su, J.L., Wang, B., and Emelianov, S.Y., "Photoacoustic and Ultrasound Imaging of Coronary Arterial Stents", Presentation at the Central Texas Research Forum, Austin, TX, May 7, (2009).
  21. Wang, B., Su, J.L., Amirian, J., Litovsky, S.H., Smalling, R., and Emelianov, S.Y., “On the possibility to detect lipid in atherosclerotic plaques using intravascular photoacoustic imaging” The 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Minneapolis, MN, Sep 2-6, (2009).
  22. Su, J.L., Wang, B., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Spectroscopic intravascular photoacoustic imaging of neovasculature: phantom studies”, Proceedings of the 2009 SPIE Photonics West Symposium: Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing, 7177: 1-7, San Jose, CA, Jan. 24-29, (2009).
  23. Emelianov, S.Y., Wang, B., Su, J.L., Karpiouk, A.B., Yantsen, E., Sokolov, K., Amirian, J., Smalling, R.W., and Sethuraman, S., “Intravascular ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging”, Proceedings of the 30th Annual International IEEE EMBS Conference, DOI : 978-1-4244-1815-2: 1-5, Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 20-24, (2008).
  24. Dingwell, J.B. and Su, J.L., “Kinematic variability, local, and orbital stability as predictors of falls in passive dynamic walking,” Proceedings of the 21st Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibrations and Noise, 2007 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Las Vegas, NV, Sept. 4-7, (2007).
  25. Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B., “Orbital stability of stochastic limit cycles in passive dynamic walking” (Invited symposium presentation), Proceedings of the XXIth Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Taipei, Taiwan, Jul. 1-5, (2007).
  26. Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B., “Changes in variability predict local stability changes in passive dynamic walkers” Proceedings of the 5th World Congress of Biomechanics, Munich, Germany, Jul. 29-Aug. 4, (2006). Published in the Journal of Biomechanics, 39(S1): pg. S112-S113.
  27. Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B. “Orbital stability of passive dynamic walking on an irregular surface”, International Society of Biomechanics, Munich Germany, Jul. 29-Aug 4, (2006).
  28. Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B. “Orbital stability of passive dynamic walking on an irregular surface”, Dynamic Walking Conference, Ann Arbor MI, May 6-8, (2006).
  29. Su, J.L. and Dingwell J.B. “Variability predicts local stability of passive dynamic walkers on an irregular surface”, Dynamic Walking Conference, Ann Arbor MI, May 6-8, (2006).
  30. Dingwell, J.B., and Su, J.L. “Dynamic stability of walking over bumpy terrain,” (Invited symposium presentation), Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Houston Society for Engineering in Medicine and Biology, Houston, TX, February 9-10, (2006).
  31. Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B., “Local dynamic stability of passive dynamic walking,” Proceedings of the Progress in Motor Control V Meeting, pg. 1-31. State College, PA, Aug. 17-20, (2005).
  32. Su, J.L. and Dingwell, J.B., “Local dynamic stability of passive dynamic walking on an irregular surface,” Proceedings of the XXth Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, pg. 926. Cleveland, OH, Aug. 1-5, (2005).

Book Chapters

  1. Grainger, S.J., Greiner, C.A., Su, J.L., Madden, S.P., Sum, S.T., Muller, J.E., “Assessment of Plaque Composition & Structure with Combined Near Infrared Spectroscopic and Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging” in Coronary Stenosis. Imaging, Structure and Physiology, 2nd ed. Escaned, J. and Serruys, P.W., editors, Europa Edition, 2015.
  2. Wang, B., Su, J.L., Karpiouk, A.B., Yeager, D., and Emelianov, S.Y., “Intravascular Photoacoustic and Ultrasound Imaging: From Tissue Characterization to Molecular Imaging to Image-Guided Therapy,” in Atherosclerosis Disease Management, Suri, J.S., editor, Springer, New York 2011.

Patents

  1. Emelianov S., Wang B., Shah J., Sokolov K., Su J., Chen Y-S. Temperature Dependent Photoacoustic Imaging, U.S. Patent 8,904,871. Filed 07/25/2011 and issued 12/09/2014.
  2. Emelianov S., Su J., Wang B., Karpiouk A., Chen Y-S., Frey W., Bouchard R., Homan K. Combined ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging of metal objects, U.S. Patent 8,839,672. Filed 10/19/2011 and issued 9/23/2014.
  3. Su J., Falahatpisheh A., Kheradvar A., Gharib M. Medical device fastener mechanisms, US filing #13/773,389.
  4. Su J., Kheradvar A. Ultrasound-Guided Delivery System for Accurate Positioning/Repositioning of Transcatheter Heart Valves, patent pending.
  5. Su J., Kheradvar A., Gharib M.. Pull-Lock and Release Mechanism for Medical Device Applications, patent pending.