Prof. Emeritus Dan Adam

Laboratory for Ultrasound Signal and Image Processing and Modeling

Phone 077-8874140
Email dan@bm.technion.ac.il
Office Silver Building, Room 355
Link to Lab https://danadam.net.technion.ac.il

CV

  • 1977 DSc Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Technion, Israel
  • 1973 MSc Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technion, Israel
  • 1968 BSc Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technion, Israel
  • 2006: Professor, Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Technion, Israel
  • 1993-2005: Associate Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, and secondary affiliation with the Faculty of Electrical Engineering (until 1999), Technion, Israel
  • 1992-1993: Visiting Scientist, Division of Computer Research and Technology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
  • 1987-1993: Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, and secondary affiliation with the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technion, Israel
  • 1983-1987: Senior Research Associate with teaching privileges, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Technion, and secondary affiliation in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering,Technion, Israel
  • 1980-1983: Assistant Visiting Professor, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Science and Technology, Whitaker College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1978-1980: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.   Research Associate, Cardiology Division, Dept. of Medicine, New England Medical Center Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1977-1978: Research Associate (with teaching rights), Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, and secondary affiliation in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technion, Israel
  • Development of ultrasound image analysis methods for functional cardiac imaging
  • Development of learning and neural network systems for the classification and diagnosis of pathologies in ultrasound images
  • Development of learning and neural network systems for view and stress-strain curve classification
  • Ultrasound imaging as a means for tissue therapy control
  • Development of methods for monitoring ablation procedures with ultrasound
  • Image processing and 3D-reconstruction of arterial flow with ultrasonic Doppler
  • Development of super-resolution imaging of micro-vasculature, using ultrasound and contrast agents
  • Study of ultrasound contrast agents’ properties (microbubbles) for use as specific tissue markers
  • Targeted drug delivery with contrast ultrasound
  • Heart rate control with focused ultrasound
  • High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) therapies