MICCAI 2011 Workshop on
Computational Diffusion MRI




Oral Session I:

Tractography and applications



Free-Form Fibers: a Whole Brain Fiber-to-DTI Registration Method

Chao Li, Xiaotian He, Vincent Mok, Winnie Chu, Jing Yuan, Ying Sun, Xiaogang Wang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Bayesian Local Functional Models for Diffusion Tensor Tract Statistics

Zhaowei Hua, David Dunson, John H. Gilmore, Martin Styner, Hongtu Zhu
UNC-Chapel Hill & Duke, USA

Automatic fiber bundle segmentation in massive tractography datasets using a multi-subject bundle atlas

Pamela Guevara, Delphine Duclap, Cyril Poupon, Linda Marrakchi-Kacem, Josselin Houenou, Marion Leboyer, Jean-François Mangin
Neurospin, CEA & INSERM, France

Two-Tensor Model-Based Bootstrapping on Classified Tensor Morphologies: Estimation of Uncertainty in Fibre Orientation and Probabilistic Tractography

Nagulan Ratnarajah, Andy Simmons, Miguel Bertoni, Ali Hojjatoleslami
University of Kent; Kings College & East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Coffee Break


Oral Session II:

diffusion modeling



Optimal Design of Multiple Q-shells experiments for Diffusion MRI

Emmanuel Caruyer, Jian Cheng, Christophe Lenglet, Guillermo Sapiro, Tianzi Jiang, Rachid Deriche
INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée, France; University of Minnesota Medical School, USA

Fourth-order Tensor Invariants in High Angular Resolution Diffusion Imaging

Andrea Fuster, Justus van de Sande, Laura Astola, Cyril Poupon, Bart ter Haar Romeny
Eindhoven University of Technology & Wageningen University and Research Centre, Netherlands; NeuroSpin, CEA Saclay, France
2.3 Interpolation of High Angular Resolution Diffusion Imaging Data by Imposing Distances on Q-space
Tom Haeck, Thijs Dhollander, Wim Van Hecke, Frederik Maes, Stefan Sunaert, Paul Suetens
K.U.Leuven & University of Antwerp, Belgium
2.4 Generalizing Diffusion Tensor Model using Probabilistic Inference in Markov Random Fields
Çağatay Demiralp, David H. Laidlaw
Brown University, USA



Oral Session III:

Compressed sensing in diffusion mri



Theoretical Analysis and Practical Insights on EAP Estimation via a Uniļ¬ed HARDI Framework

Jian Cheng, Tianzi Jiang, Rachid Deriche
Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; INRIA Sophia Antipolis, France

Compressive Sensing Ensemble Average Propagator Estimation via L1 Spherical Polar Fourier Imaging

Jian Cheng, Sylvain Merlet, Emmanuel Caruyer, Aurobrata Ghosh, Tianzi Jiang, Rachid Deriche
INRIA Sophia Antipolis, France; Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

HARDI-based diagnosis of first episode schizophrenia using isometric embedding and compressed sensing

Oleg Michailovich, Yogesh Rathi, Martha Shenton
University of Waterloo, Canda; Harvard Medical School, USA
3.4 Dictionary Based Tensor Estimation and Comprehensive Compressed Sensing Reconstruction of Diffusion Tensor Images
Yue Li, Manisha Aggarwal, Jianyang Zhang, Susumu Mori
Johns Hopkins University, USA

Coffee Break



Oral Session IV:

clinical applications of diffusion mri



Multiscale Tractography for Representing Heart Muscular Architecture

Ferran Poveda, Debora Gil, Albert Andaluz, Enric Marti
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona & Computer Vision Center, Spain

Comparison of 3 diffusion models to track the hand motor fibers within the corticospinal tract using functional, anatomical and diffusion MRI

Nicolas Wiest-Daesslé, Commowick Olivier, Stamm Aymeric, Pérez Patrick, Barillot Christian, Seizeur, Romuald, Prima, Sylvain
University Hospital, Rennes; INRIA, Rennes & Technicolor, Rennes; University Hospital, Brest, France

White Matter Tract Analysis in 454 Adults using Maximum Density Paths

Gautam Prasad, Shantanu Joshi, Neda Jahanshad, Julio Villalon, Paul Thompson, Greig de Zubicaray, Katie McMahon, Nick Martin, Margie Wright, Arthur Toga
Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, UCLA, USA

Comparison of probabilistic diffusion tensor tractography and histological tracer studies in the rhesus macaque

Elizabeth Zakszewski, Jeff Moirano, Andrew S. Fox, Nagesh Adluru, Alexander K. Converse, Steve E. Shelton, Ned H. Kalin, Andrew L. Alexander
University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA

Closing Remarks