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Researcher: Diego Hernando

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Areas of Expertise
  • Medical imaging
  • Image reconstruction
  • Parameter estimation
  • Multidimensional signal processing
  • Estimation theory and algorithms
  • Imaging techniques for rapid and quantitative MRI
Web Site Diego Hernando's Website
Curriculum Vitae (CV) Diego Hernando's CV
Issued Patent(s)
  • 9,329,250 - System and method for combined chemical species separation and high resolution R.sub.2.sup.* mapping with magnetic resonance imaging, issued May 2016.
  • 8,995,738 - System and method for magnetic resonance imaging parametric mapping using confidence maps, issued March 2015.
  • 8,975,895 - Method for correcting motion-induced phase errors in magnetic resonance imaging, issued March 2015.
  • 8,957,681 - System and method for magnetic resonance imaging water-fat separation with full dynamic range using in-phase images, issued February 2015.
  • 8,854,038 - Method for R.sub.2.sup.* quantification with magnetic resonance imaging, issued October 2014.
USPTO Published Applications
  • 20140266192 - System and method for combined chemical species separation and high resolution r2* mapping with magnetic resonance imaging, published September 2014.
  • 20140233817 - System and method for magnetic resonance imaging parametric mapping using confidence maps, published August 2014.
  • 20140142417 - System and method for assessing susceptibility of tissue using magnetic resonance imaging, published May 2014.
  • 20130214781 - System and method for magnetic resonance imaging water-fat separation with full dynamic range using in-phase images, published August 2013.
  • 20130181712 - Method for correcting motion-induced phase errors in magnetic resonance imaging, published July 2013.
Recent Publication(s)
  • Accuracy of liver fat quantification with advanced ct, MRI, and ultrasound techniques: Prospective comparison with MR spectroscopy. Kramer H, Pickhardt PJ, Kliewer MA, Hernando D, Chen GH, Zagzebski JA, Reeder SB. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Oct 11:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]

  • The effects of concomitant gradients on chemical shift encoded MRI. Colgan TJ, Hernando D, Sharma SD, Reeder SB. Magn Reson Med. 2016 Sep 21. doi: 10.1002/mrm.26461. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Thermogenic profiling using magnetic resonance imaging of dermal and other adipose tissues. Kasza I, Hernando D, Roldán-Alzate A, Alexander CM, Reeder SB. JCI Insight. 2016 Aug 18;1(13):e87146. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.87146.

  • MRI-based quantitative susceptibility mapping (qsm) and R2* mapping of liver iron overload: Comparison with squid-based biomagnetic liver susceptometry. Sharma SD, Fischer R, Schoennagel BP, Nielsen P, Kooijman H, Yamamura J, Adam G, Bannas P, Hernando D, Reeder SB. Magn Reson Med. 2016 Aug 11. doi: 10.1002/mrm.26358. [Epub ahead of print]


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E-mail Address [email protected]
Phone Number 608-263-4296
Current University UW–Madison
Department Radiology / Biomedical Engineering
Title Assistant Professor
Other Appointments Honorary Associate/Fellow
Address Line 1 3252 Clinical Science Center
Address Line 2 600 Highland Avenue
City Madison
State WI
Zip Code 53792
Bachelor's Degree B.E., Universidad de Valladolid, Spain, Telecommunications Engineering, 2001
Master's Degree M.S., Dartmouth College, Computer Engineering, 2004
PhD Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2010
Other Degrees
Technologies Available for Licensing Method for Error-Compensated Chemical Species Signal Separation with Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Method for Quantification of R2 Relaxivity in Magnetic Resonance Imaging

MRI Water-Fat Separation with Full Dynamic Range Using In-Phase Images

Confidence Maps for MRI Parametric Mapping

Detecting Iron Overload with MRI

High-Resolution R2 Mapping with Chemical Species Separation