Andrea Ferrero, PhD

  • 128 Citations
  • 7 Scopus h-Index
20112019

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Research Output

  • 128 Citations
  • 7 Scopus h-Index
  • 14 Article
  • 9 Conference contribution
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article
2019

Determination of iodine detectability in different types of multiple-energy images for a photon-counting detector computed tomography system

Zhou, W., Michalak, G., Weaver, J., Ferrero, A., Gong, H., Fetterly, K. A., McCollough, C. H. & Leng, S., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Medical Imaging. 6, 4, 043501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Understanding, justifying, and optimizing radiation exposure for CT imaging in nephrourology

Ferrero, A., Takahashi, N. M., Vrtiska, T. J., Krambeck, A. E., Lieske, J. C. & McCollough, C. H., Jan 1 2019, In : Nature Reviews Urology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations
2018

Characterization of Urinary Stone Composition by Use of Whole-body, Photon-counting Detector CT

Ferrero, A., Gutjahr, R., Halaweish, A. F., Leng, S. & McCollough, C. H., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Academic Radiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Detection and characterization of renal stones by using photon-counting-based CT

Marcus, R. P., Fletcher, J. G., Ferrero, A., Leng, S., Halaweish, A. F., Gutjahr, R., Vrtiska, T. J., Wells, M., Enders, F. T. & McCollough, C. H., Nov 1 2018, In : Radiology. 289, 2, p. 436-442 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Determination of optimal image type and lowest detectable concentration for iodine detection on a photon counting detector-based multi-energy CT system

Zhou, W., Schornak, R., Michalak, G., Weaver, J., Abdurakhimova, D., Ferrero, A., Fetterly, K. A., McCollough, C. H. & Leng, S., Jan 1 2018, Medical Imaging 2018: Physics of Medical Imaging. SPIE, Vol. 10573. 105734U

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Simulating low-dose cone-beam CT: A phantom study

Ferrero, A., Fetterly, K., Yu, L. & Schueler, B. A., Jan 1 2018, Medical Imaging 2018: Physics of Medical Imaging. SPIE, Vol. 10573. 1057347

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
2017

Lung nodule volume quantification and shape differentiation with an ultra-high resolution technique on a photon-counting detector computed tomography system

Zhou, W., Montoya, J., Gutjahr, R., Ferrero, A., Halaweish, A., Kappler, S., McCollough, C. H. & Leng, S., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Medical Imaging. 4, 4, 043502.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Lung nodule volume quantification and shape differentiation with an ultra-high resolution technique on a photon counting detector CT system

Zhou, W., Montoya, J., Gutjahr, R., Ferrero, A., Halaweish, A., Kappler, S., McCollough, C. H. & Leng, S., 2017, Medical Imaging 2017: Physics of Medical Imaging. SPIE, Vol. 10132. 101323Q

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Practical implementation of channelized hotelling observers: Effect of ROI size

Ferrero, A., Favazza, C. P., Yu, L., Leng, S. & McCollough, C. H., 2017, Medical Imaging 2017: Physics of Medical Imaging. SPIE, Vol. 10132. 101320G

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Renal stone characterization using high resolution imaging mode on a photon counting detector CT system

Ferrero, A., Gutjahr, R., Henning, A., Kappler, S., Halaweish, A., Abdurakhimova, D., Peterson, Z., Montoya, J., Leng, S. & McCollough, C. H., 2017, Medical Imaging 2017: Physics of Medical Imaging. SPIE, Vol. 10132. 101323J

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Technical Note: Insertion of digital lesions in the projection domain for dual-source, dual-energy CT

Ferrero, A., Chen, B., Li, Z., Yu, L. & McCollough, C. H., May 1 2017, In : Medical Physics. 44, 5, p. 1655-1660 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Ultra-high spatial resolution multi-energy CT using photon counting detector technology

Leng, S., Gutjahr, R., Ferrero, A., Kappler, S., Henning, A., Halaweish, A., Zhou, W., Montoya, J. & McCollough, C. H., 2017, Medical Imaging 2017: Physics of Medical Imaging. SPIE, Vol. 10132. 101320Y

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

16 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations
2016

A prototype PET scanner with hybrid DOI-encoding detectors

Sumanasena, M. G. B., Peng, Q., Godinez, F., Burkett, G., Ferrero, A., Chaudhari, A. J. & Badawi, R. D., Oct 3 2016, 2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7582207. (2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2015).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

High-resolution 18F-FDG PET/CT for assessing disease activity in rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis: Findings of a prospective pilot study

Chaudhari, A. J., Ferrero, A., Godinez, F., Yang, K., Shelton, D. K., Hunter, J. C., Naguwa, S. M., Boone, J. M., Raychaudhuri, S. P. & Badawi, R. D., Jan 1 2016, In : British Journal of Radiology. 89, 1063, 20160138.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Quantitative Prediction of Stone Fragility From Routine Dual Energy CT: Ex vivo proof of Feasibility

Ferrero, A., Montoya, J. C., Vaughan, L. E., Huang, A. E., McKeag, I. O., Enders, F. T., Williams, J. C. & McCollough, C. H., Dec 1 2016, In : Academic radiology. 23, 12, p. 1545-1552 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2014

Evaluation of penalty design in penalized maximum-likelihood image reconstruction for lesion detection

Yang, L., Ferrero, A., Hagge, R. J., Badawi, R. D. & Qi, J., Jan 1 2014, Medical Imaging 2014: Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment. SPIE, 90370K. (Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 9037).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Evaluation of penalty design in penalized maximum-likelihood image reconstruction for lesion detection

Yang, L., Ferrero, A., Hagge, R. J., Badawi, R. D. & Qi, J., Oct 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Imaging. 1, 3, 35501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Non-rigid registration of serial dedicated breast CT, longitudinal dedicated breast CT and PET/CT images using the diffeomorphic demons method

Santos, J., Chaudhari, A. J., Joshi, A. A., Ferrero, A., Yang, K., Boone, J. M. & Badawi, R. D., Sep 2014, In : Physica Medica. 30, 6, p. 713-717 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Regularization design in penalized maximum-likelihood image reconstruction for lesion detection in 3D PET

Yang, L., Zhou, J., Ferrero, A., Badawi, R. D. & Qi, J., Jan 20 2014, In : Physics in medicine and biology. 59, 2, p. 403-419 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2012

Quantification with a dedicated breast PET/CT scanner

Bowen, S. L., Ferrero, A. & Badawi, R. D., May 2012, In : Medical physics. 39, 5, p. 2694-2707 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2011

Design and initial performance evaluation of DbPET2, an intermediate generation breast PET prototype

Ferrero, A., Peng, Q., Godinez, F., Chaudhari, A. J., Vu, C., Choong, W. S., Moses, W. W. & Badawi, R. D., Jan 1 2011, 2011 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2011. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 3256-3259 4 p. 6152585. (IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Effect of object size on scatter fraction estimation methods for PET-A computer simulation study

Ferrero, A., Poon, J. K., Chaudhari, A. J., MacDonald, L. R. & Badawi, R. D., Feb 1 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 58, 1 PART 1, p. 82-86 5 p., 5634154.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations