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    Mark A. Anastasio, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Office: Wishnick Hall, Room 215
    Wishnick Hall, Suite 314
    3255 S Dearborn St
    Chicago, IL 60616-3793

    Phone: 312.567.3926
    Fax: 312.567.3926
    Web: MIRC Bio


    • mathematical and numerical aspects of inverse problems in bioimaging, tomographic image reconstruction, wave physics-based imaging modalities, and theoretical image science.


    • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1992
    • M.S.E., Electrical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1993
    • M.S., Physics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1995
    • Ph.D., Medical Physics, University of Chicago, 2001


    Current Projects

    • - Development of X-ray phase-contrast tomography (NIH/NIBIB)
    • - Development of local tomography for image-guided therapy (NIH/NCI,Whitaker Foundation)
    • - Reconstruction theory for intensity diffraction tomography (optical tomography) (NIH/NIBIB)
    • - Acoustic imaging and inverse scattering
    • - Development of thermoacoustic/photoacoustic tomography


    • - 2003 Whitaker Foundation Fellow
    • - 2006 NSF CAREER Award - Development of Biomedical X-ray Phase-Contrast Tomography
    • - 2006 IIT Sigma Xi Award for Excellence in Research



    Selected Publications

    Professional Society Memberships