Dr. Francisco Robles is currently an adjunct assistant professor in the School of ECE and an assistant professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University. He runs the Optical Imaging and Spectroscopy (OIS) Lab which focuses on advancing optical technologies to help improve the understanding of biological processes and the ability to identify and stage disease.
P. Ledwig, M. Sghayyer, J. Kurtzberg, F.E. Robles. Dual-wavelength oblique back-illumination microscopy for the non-invasive imaging and quantification of blood in collection and storage bags. Biomedical Optics Express 9, 1–12 (2018).
F.E. Robles, S. Deb, W.J. Wilson, C.S. Gainey, M.A. Selim, P.J. Mosca, D.S. Tyler, M.C. Fischer, W.S. Warren, “Pump-probe imaging of pigmented cutaneous melanoma primary lesions gives insight into metastatic potential,” Biomedical Optics Express, 6(9), 363115, 2015
F.E. Robles, M.C. Fischer, W.S. Warren, “Femtosecond pulse shaping enables detection of optical Kerr-effect (OKE) dynamics for molecular imaging,” Optics Letter, 39 (16), 4788-4791, 2014 Featured cover article
F.E. Robles, J.W. Wilson, W.S. Warren, “Quantifying melanin spatial distribution using pump- probe microscopy and a two-dimensional morphological autocorrelation transformation for melanoma diagnosis,” J. Biomed. Opt., 18 (12), 2013
Wax, M.C. Giacomelli, T.E. Matthews, M.T. Rinehart, F. E. Robles, Y. Zhu, “Optical Spectroscopy of Biological Cells,” Adv. Opt. Photon., 4, 322-378, 2012
Dr. Brooks Lindsey is an adjunct assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering and an assistant professor in the Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering.He leads the Ultrasonic Imaging and Instrumentation Lab, where research activities focus on the development of devices, systems, and algorithms for diagnostic imaging and image guidance using ultrasound. Current areas of interest include intravascular and endoscopic imaging and blood flow imaging.Before joining Georgia Tech, Dr.
Lindsey BD, Shelton SE, Foster FS, and Dayton PA, “Assessment of molecular acoustic angiography for combined microvascular and molecular imaging in fibrosarcoma tumors,” Molecular Imaging and Biology, vol. 19, p. 194-202, Apr. 2017.
Kim J, Lindsey BD, Chang WY, Dai X, Stavas J, Dayton PA, Jiang X, “Intravascular forward-looking ultrasound transducers for microbubble-mediated sonothrombolysis,” Scientific Reports, 7(1), 3454, June 2017.
Lindsey BD, Kim J, Dayton PA, and Jiang X, “Dual-Frequency Piezoelectric Endoscopic Transducer for Imaging Vascular Invasion in Pancreatic Cancer,” IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 64(7), 1078-1086, July 2017.