Publications

A few selected publications are listed below.


  1. Ngo, O., Niemann, E., Gunasekaran, V., Sankar, P., Putterman, M., Lafontant, A., Nadkarni, S., DiMaria-Ghalili, R. A., Neidrauer, M., Zubkov, L., Weingarten, M., Margolis, D., Lewin, P. A., Development of low frequency (20-100 kHz) clinically viable ultrasound applicator for chronic wound treatment, IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control. 2018. doi: 10.1109/TUFFC.2018.2836311.
  2. Bajpai, A., S. Nadkarni, M. Neidrauer, M.S. Weingarten, P.A. Lewin, K.L. Spiller. Effects of nonthermal, noncavitational ultrasound exposure on human diabetic ulcer healing and inflammatory gene expression. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. 2018. PMID 29941215. doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2018.05.011
  3. W. Secomski, K. Bilmin, T.Kujawska, A. Nowicki, P.Grieb, P. A. Lewin, In vitro ultrasound experiments: standing wave and multiple reflections influence on the outcome, Ultrasonics; 77:203-213. doi: 10.1016/j.ultras.2017.02.008.
  4. Nguyen, A.T., Sunny, Y., Bawiec, C. R., Lewin, P.A., & Wrenn, S. P., Use of echogenic liposomes to increase cavitational events and leakage in mixed liposome populations, Ultrasonics, 77:176-182. PMID 28246036 DOI: 10.1016/j. ultras. 2017.01.022.
  5. Kohut, A.R., C. Vecchio, D. Adam and P. A. Lewin, The Potential of Ultrasound in Cardiac Rhythm Modulation, Expert Review of Medical Devices. 2016. 13(9): 815-22.
  6. Kevin Jones, Francois Vanderstppen, Christopher Bawiec, Guillaume Janssens, Peter Lewin, Damien Prieels, Timothy Solberg, Chandra Sehgal, and Stephen Avery, Experimental Observation of Acoustic Emissions Generated by a Pulsed Proton Beam from a Hospital-Based Clinical Cyclotron, Med. Phys. 42, 7090 (2015) ; http://dx.doi.org/10.1118/1.4935865 - paper selected as Editor’s choice and featured at Medical Physics portal: http://medicalphysicsweb.org/cws/article/research/63779.
  7. A. Fleischman, C. Vecchio, Y. Sunny, C.R. Bawiec, P.A. Lewin, J.Y. Kresh and A. R. Kohut, Ultrasound-Induced Modulation of Cardiac Rhythm in Neonatal Rat Ventricular Cardiomyocytes, Journal of Applied Physiology. 2015. 118:1423-1428.
  8. Cohen, G., Natsheh, H., Sunny, T., Bawiec, C. R., Touitou, E., Lerman, M. A., Lazarovici, P., & Lewin, P. A., Enhanced therapeutic anti-inflammatory effect of betamethasone upon topical administration with low frequency, low intensity (20kHz, 100 mW/cm2) ultrasound exposure on carrageenan-induced arthritis in mice model. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, pp. 1-9, 2015. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2015.04.009.
  9. N. Wallace, S. Dicker, P. A. Lewin, S. P. Wrenn (2014). “Inertial cavitation of nested microbubbles. ” Ultrasonics, 67-74 (v. 55), 2015.
  10. An Nguyen, Peter A Lewin, Steven P Wrenn, Hydrophobic drug concentration affects the acoustic susceptibility of liposomes, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) Volume 1850, Issue 4, Pages 667–672, 2015.
  11. Lewin, P.A., Bawiec, C. R., Sunny, Y., Diaz, D., Nadkarni, S., Weingarten, M.S., Zubkov, L.A., Margolis, D.J., & Neidrauer, M.T., 20 kHz ultrasound assisted treatment of chronic wounds with concurrent optic monitoring, Proc. SPIE 9467, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VII, 94670E (May 22, 2015) ; doi: 10.1117/12.2083508. (Invited Paper).
  12. Peter A. Lewin, Sumati Nadkarni, David Diaz, Joshua Samuels, Chris Bawiec, Youhan Sunny, Michael Weingarten, Leonid Zubkov, David Margolis, and Michael Neidrauer; Ultrasound for healing chronic wounds. SPIE Newsroom: Biomedical Optics and Medical Imaging. (March 16, 2015) ; doi: 10.1117/2.1201502.005829.
  13. Joshua Samuels, Leonid A. Zubkov, Michael Neidrauer, David Diaz, Rayna Vause, Michael S. Weingarten, and Peter A. Lewin, “Diffuse Correlation Spectroscopy to Assess Capillary Flow Relative to Vascular Disease and Cigarette Smoking, ” Biomedical Optics 2014, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America), paper BS3A. 27 (April 2014); doi: 10.1364/BIOMED.2014.BS3A. 27.
  14. P. E. Bloomfield and P. A. Lewin, Determination of Ultrasound Hydrophone Phase from Fourier-Hilbert Transformed 1-40 MHz Time Delay Spectrometry Amplitude, IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, vol. 61, no. 4, pp 662-672, April 2014.
  15. Diaz D, Weingarten MS, Neidrauer MT, Samuels JA, Huneke RB, Kuzmin VL, Lewin PA, Zubkov LA. Development of a multi-frequency diffuse photon density wave device for the characterization of tissue damage at multiple depths. Proc. SPIE 8935, Advanced Biomedical and Clinical Diagnostic Systems XII, 89351K, (February 27, 2014) ; doi: 10.1117/12.2040095; http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2040095.
  16. Fleischman, A., Vecchio, C., Sunny, Y., Bawiec, C.R., Lewin, P.A., Kresh, Y., Kohut, A.R., Ultrasound-induced Modulation of Cardiac Rhythm in Neonatal Rat Ventricular Cardiomyocytes, Journal of Applied Physiology, DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol. 00980.2014.
  17. N Wallace, S Dicker, P Lewin, S P Wrenn (2014). “Influence of nesting shell size on brightness longevity and resistance to ultrasound-induced dissolution during enhanced B-mode contrast imaging. ” Ultrasonics. 2099-2108, 54 (8), 2014.
  18. Neidrauer M, Ercan UK, Bhattacharyya A, Samuels J, Sedlak J, Trikha R, Barbee KA, Weingarten MS, Joshi SG. Antimicrobial efficacy and wound-healing property of a topical ointment containing nitric-oxide-loaded zeolites. Journal of Medical Microbiology. 2014;63(Pt 2):203-9.
  19. Stephen Dicker, Michal Mleczko, Monica Freemann, Nicole Wallace, Youhan Sunn, Christopher R Bawiec, Georg Schmitz, Peter A Lewin, Steven P Wrenn, Influence of Shell Composition on the Resonance Frequency of Microbubble Contrast Agents, Ultrasound Medicine and Biology, 39(7), 1292-1302, 2013.
  20. Tasinkevych Y., Klimonda Z., Lewandowski M., Nowicki A., Lewin P. A. (2013), Modified multi-element synthetic transmit aperture method for ultrasound imaging: A tissue phantom study, Ultrasonics, 53, 570–579, 2013.
  21. T. L. Szabo and PA Lewin Ultrasound Transducer Selection in Clinical Imaging Practice, J. Ultrasound in Medicine, 32(4), 573-582, 2013.
  22. Samuels JA, Weingarten MS, Margolis DJ, Zubkov L, Sunny Y, Bawiec CR, Conover D, Lewin PA. Low-frequency (< 100 kHz), low-intensity (< 100 mW/cm2) ultrasound to treat venous ulcers: A human study and in vitro experiments. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 2013;134(2):1541-7.
  23. Sunny Y, Bawiec CR, Nguyen AT, Samuels JA, Weingarten MS, Zubkov LA, Lewin PA. Optimization of un-tethered, low voltage, 20–100kHz flexural transducers for biomedical ultrasonics applications. Ultrasonics. 2012;52(7):943-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ultras.2012.03.004.
  24. Bawiec CR, Sunny Y, Nguyen AT, Samuels JA, Weingarten MS, Zubkov LA, Lewin PA. Finite Element Static Displacement Optimization of 20-100 kHz flexural transducers for fully portable ultrasound applicator. Ultrasonics. 2012.
  25. Wrenn SP, Dicker SM, Small EF, Dan NR, Mleczko M, Schmitz G, Lewin PA. Bursting bubbles and bilayers. Theranostics. 2012;2(12):1140.
  26. Weingarten MS, Samuels JA, Neidrauer M, Mao X, Diaz D, McGuire J, McDaniel J, Jenkins L, Zubkov L, Papazoglou ES. Diffuse near‐infrared spectroscopy prediction of healing in diabetic foot ulcers: A human study and cost analysis. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2012.
  27. Small EF, Willy MC, Lewin PA, Wrenn SP. Ultrasound-induced transport across lipid bilayers: Influence of phase behavior. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 2011;390(1):40-7.
  28. Weingarten MS, Neidrauer M, Mateo A, Mao X, McDaniel JE, Jenkins L, Bouraee S, Zubkov L, Pourrezaei K, Papazoglou ES. Prediction of wound healing in human diabetic foot ulcers by diffuse near infrared spectroscopy: A pilot study. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2010;18(2):180-5.
  29. Gopinath Minasamudram R, Arora P, Gandhi G, Daryoush AS, El-Sherif MA, Lewin PA. Thin film metal coated fiber optic hydrophone probe. Applied Optics. 2009;48(31):G77-G82.
  30. Neidrauer M, Papazoglou ES. Optical Non-invasive Characterization of Chronic Wounds. In: Gefen A, editor. Bioengineering Research of Chronic Wounds. 1st ed. Ramat Aviv: Springer; 2009. p. 381-404.
  31. Papazoglou ES, Weingarten MS, Zubkov L, Neidrauer MT, Zhu L, Pourrezaei K. Methods for Measuring Changes in Optical Properties of Wound Tissue and Correlating Near Infrared Absorption (FNIR) and Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy Scattering (DRS) With Tissue Neovascularization and Collagen Concentration to Determine Whether Wound is Healing. Google Patents; 2009.
  32. Papazoglou E, Weingarten M, Zubkov L, Neidrauer M, Pourrezaei K, editors. Assessment of diabetic foot ulcers with diffuse near infrared methodology 2008: IEEE.
  33. Papazoglou E, Weingarten M, Zubkov L, Neidrauer M, Zhu L, Tyagi S, Pourrezaei K. Changes in optical properties of tissue during acute wound healing in an animal model. Journal of Biomedical Optics. 2008;13:044005.
  34. Papazoglou ES, Weingarten MS, Zubkov L, Zhu L, Tyagi S, Pourezaei K. Near infrared diffuse optical tomography: improving the quality of care in chronic wounds of patients with diabetes. Journal Information. 2007;41(1).
  35. Papazoglou ES, Weingarten MS, Zubkov L, Zhu L, Tyagi S, Pourrezaei K. Optical properties of wounds: diabetic versus healthy tissue. Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Transactions on. 2006;53(6):1047-55.
  36. Weingarten MS, Papazoglou E, Zubkov L, Zhu L, Vorona G, Walchack A. Measurement of optical properties to quantify healing of chronic diabetic wounds. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2006;14(3):364-70.
  37. Radulescu E, Lewin P, Nowicki A, Berger W. Hydrophones’ effective diameter measurements as a quasi-continuous function of frequency. Ultrasonics. 2003;41(8):635-41.