Students

  • Habibullah Wardak: Chicago area high school student. June-August 2006 Recovery of trityl molecule from bladder effluent. Induction of tumors in experimental mice. Animal measurements.
  • Ashraf Abbas: Chicago area high school student. June-August 2006 Recovery of trityl molecule from bladder effluent. Induction of tumors in experimental mice. Animal measurements.
  • Joanna Bielanska: graduate student in Master of Science Program at the Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland. January - June 2006 Detection of nitric oxide in the tumors of mice by EPR spectroscopy (DTCS-Fe-NO). In Vivo EPR oxymetric imaging of mice tumors. Development of reliable and versatile gas equilibration chamber for creation of precise hypoxic atmospheres. Induction of leg-born tumors in experimental mice. Irradiation of tumors.
  • Kasia Pustelny: graduate student in Master of Science Program at the Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland. January - June 2006 Detection of nitric oxide in the tumors of mice by EPR spectroscopy (DTCS-Fe-NO). In Vivo EPR oxymetric imaging of mice tumors. Development of reliable and versatile gas equilibration chamber for creation of precise hypoxic atmospheres. Induction of leg-born tumors in experimental mice. Irradiation of tumors.
  • Phil Smithback: University of Chicago undergraduate. June - August 2006 / May - September 2005.  OX063 concentration correction for EPR OX063 oxymetric spectra. Nitroxide imaging in cells. Manufacture of trityl fiducials for EPRI/MRI co-registration and sample preparation by freeze-pump-thaw technique. Animal Care and Use Protocols.
  • Andrew Hoffman: Chicago area high school student. June - August 2005 EPRI/MRI registration software.
  • Kyle Denniston: University of Chicago graduate student in medical physics. March - June 2005 Assisted in In Vivo EPR oxymetric imaging of mice tumors. Magnet assembly.
  • Steve Jaditz: University of Chicago undergraduate student in physics. June - September 2004 Mechanical shimming of secondary coils of large magnet to achieve 40ppm homogeneity throughout a spherical region of diameter 30cm at the magnet iso-center. Improved error analysis in the Robinson/Mailer CW EPR simulation software.
  • David Lee: Duke University undergraduate. June 2004 - September 2004. Worked on co-registration of OxyLite pO2 measurements by fluorescent quenching and EPRI pO2 measurements in the same tumor. Animal Care and Use Protocols.