Biomedical Research Education & Training
Faculty Member

Dawant, Benoit, Ph.D.
Professor of Electrical Engineering
Professor of Electrical Engineering
Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences
Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Engineering
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Engineering

Lab Url: N/A

Phone Number: (615) 322-7343

Email Address: benoit.dawant@vanderbilt.edu

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Academic history
MSEE, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium)
Ph.D., University of Houston, Houston, TX

Office Address   Mailing Address

217 Jacobs Hall

401 B Village at Vanderbilt Box 1662 station B


Publications
Dumpuri, P, Thompson, RC, Dawant, BM, Cao, A, Miga, MI. An atlas-based method to compensate for brain shift: Preliminary results. Med Image Anal, 11(2), 128-45, 2007

Kessler, RM, Ansari, MS, Riccardi, P, Li, R, Jayathilake, K, Dawant, B, Meltzer, HY. Occupancy of striatal and extrastriatal dopamine D2 receptors by clozapine and quetiapine. Neuropsychopharmacology, 31(9), 1991-2001, 2006

Riccardi, P, Li, R, Ansari, MS, Zald, D, Park, S, Dawant, B, Anderson, S, Doop, M, Woodward, N, Schoenberg, E, Schmidt, D, Baldwin, R, Kessler, R. Amphetamine-induced displacement of [18F] fallypride in striatum and extrastriatal regions in humans. Neuropsychopharmacology, 31(5), 1016-26, 2006

Riccardi, P, Zald, D, Li, R, Park, S, Ansari, MS, Dawant, B, Anderson, S, Woodward, N, Schmidt, D, Baldwin, R, Kessler, R. Sex differences in amphetamine-induced displacement of [(18)F]fallypride in striatal and extrastriatal regions: a PET study. Am J Psychiatry, 163(9), 1639-41, 2006

Crecelius, AC, Cornett, DS, Caprioli, RM, Williams, B, Dawant, BM, Bodenheimer, B. Three-dimensional visualization of protein expression in mouse brain structures using imaging mass spectrometry. J Am Soc Mass Spectrom, 16(7), 1093-9, 2005

D''Haese, PF, Cetinkaya, E, Konrad, PE, Kao, C, Dawant, BM. Computer-aided placement of deep brain stimulators: from planning to intraoperative guidance. IEEE Trans Med Imaging, 24(11), 1469-78, 2005

D''Haese, PF, Pallavaram, S, Niermann, K, Spooner, J, Kao, C, Konrad, PE, Dawant, BM. Automatic selection of DBS target points using multiple electrophysiological atlases. Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv Int Conf Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv, 8(Pt 2), 427-34, 2005

Hao, M, Li, X, Rizzo, MA, Rocheleau, JV, Dawant, BM, Piston, DW. Regulation of two insulin granule populations within the reserve pool by distinct calcium sources. J Cell Sci, 118(Pt 24), 5873-84, 2005

Kessler, RM, Ansari, MS, Riccardi, P, Li, R, Jayathilake, K, Dawant, B, Meltzer, HY. Occupancy of striatal and extrastriatal dopamine D2/D3 receptors by olanzapine and haloperidol. Neuropsychopharmacology, 30(12), 2283-9, 2005

Pickens, DR, Li, Y, Morgan, VL, Dawant, BM. Development of computer-generated phantoms for FMRI software evaluation. Magn Reson Imaging, 23(5), 653-63, 2005

Sinha, TK, Dawant, BM, Duay, V, Cash, DM, Weil, RJ, Thompson, RC, Weaver, KD, Miga, MI. A method to track cortical surface deformations using a laser range scanner. IEEE Trans Med Imaging, 24(6), 767-81, 2005

Cao, Z, Pan, S, Li, R, Balachandran, R, Fitzpatrick, JM, Chapman, WC, Dawant, BM. Registration of medical images using an interpolated closest point transform: method and validation. Med Image Anal, 8(4), 421-7, 2004

Grogan, EL, Morris, JA, Norris, PR, France, DJ, Ozdas, A, Stiles, RA, Harris, PA, Dawant, BM, Speroff, T. Reduced heart rate volatility: an early predictor of death in trauma patients. Ann Surg, 240(3), 547-54; discussion 554-6, 2004 PMCID:1356445

Lavely, WC, Scarfone, C, Cevikalp, H, Li, R, Byrne, DW, Cmelak, AJ, Dawant, B, Price, RR, Hallahan, DE, Fitzpatrick, JM. Phantom validation of coregistration of PET and CT for image-guided radiotherapy. Med Phys, 31(5), 1083-92, 2004

Riddle, WR, Li, R, Fitzpatrick, JM, DonLevy, SC, Dawant, BM, Price, RR. Characterizing changes in MR images with color-coded Jacobians. Magn Reson Imaging, 22(6), 769-77, 2004

Cash, DM, Sinha, TK, Chapman, WC, Terawaki, H, Dawant, BM, Galloway, RL, Miga, MI. Incorporation of a laser range scanner into image-guided liver surgery: surface acquisition, registration, and tracking. Med Phys, 30(7), 1671-82, 2003

Dawant, BM, Hartmann, SL, Pan, S, Gadamsetty, S. Brain atlas deformation in the presence of small and large space-occupying tumors. Comput Aided Surg, 7(1), 1-10, 2002

Parks, MH, Dawant, BM, Riddle, WR, Hartmann, SL, Dietrich, MS, Nickel, MK, Price, RR, Martin, PR. Longitudinal brain metabolic characterization of chronic alcoholics with proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Alcohol Clin Exp Res, 26(9), 1368-80, 2002

Herring J.L. and Dawant B.M. Automatic Lumbar Vertebral Identification Using Surface-based Registration. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 34, 74-84, 2001

Herring, JL, Dawant, BM. Automatic lumbar vertebral identification using surface-based registration. J Biomed Inform, 34(2), 74-84, 2001

Norris, PR, Dawant, BM. Closing the loop in ICU decision support: physiologic event detection, alerts, and documentation. Proc AMIA Symp, 498-502, 2001 PMCID:2243386

Beasley RA, Stefansic JD, Herring JL, Bass WA, Herline AJ, Chapman WC, Dawant BD, and Galloway RL. Implementation and Incorporation of Liver 3-D Surface Renderings into Interactive, Image-Guided Hepatic Surgery. SPIE, 3976, 282-289, 2000

Herline A.J., Herring J.L., Stefansic J.D., Chapman W.C., Galloway R.L., and Dawant B.M. Surface registration for use in interactive image-guided liver surgery. Comp. Aided Surgery, 5, 11-17, 2000

Herline, AJ, Herring, JL, Stefansic, JD, Chapman, WC, Galloway, RL, Dawant, BM. Surface registration for use in interactive, image-guided liver surgery. Comput Aided Surg, 5(1), 11-7, 2000

Herring J.L. and Dawant B.M. Automatic vertebral identification using surface based registration. Proc. SPIE, 3979, 397-407, 2000

Muratore DM, Herring JL, Dawant BM, Galloway RL. Registration of 3D tracked ultrasonic spinal images to segmented CT images for technology-guided therapy. Proc. SPIE, 3982, 387-395, 2000

Stefansic J.D., Herline A.J., Shyr Y., Chapman W.C., Fitzpatrick J.M., Dawant B.M., and Galloway R.L. Registration of physical space to laparoscopic image for use in minimally invasive hepatic surgery. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 19(10), 1012-1023, 2000

Stefansic, JD, Herline, AJ, Shyr, Y, Chapman, WC, Fitzpatrick, JM, Dawant, BM, Galloway, RL. Registration of physical space to laparoscopic image space for use in minimally invasive hepatic surgery. IEEE Trans Med Imaging, 19(10), 1012-23, 2000

Aboutanos G., Nikanne J., and Watkins N. and Dawant B.M. Model creation and deformation for the automatic segmentation of the brain in MR images. IEEE Trans. Biomedical Engineering, 46(11), 1346-1356, 1999

Dawant B.M., Hartmann S.L., Thirion J-P., Maes F., Vandermeulen D., and Demaerel P. Automatic 3D segmentation of internal structures of the head in MR images using a combination of similarity and free form transformations: Part I, methods and validation on normal subjects. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 18(10), 897-908, 1999

Dawant, BM, Hartmann, SL, Thirion, JP, Maes, F, Vandermeulen, D, Demaerel, P. Automatic 3-D segmentation of internal structures of the head in MR images using a combination of similarity and free-form transformations: Part I, Methodology and validation on normal subjects. IEEE Trans Med Imaging, 18(10), 909-16, 1999

Hartmann S.L., Parks M.H., Martin P.R., and Dawant B.M. Automatic 3D segmentation of internal structures of the head in MR images using a combination of similarity and free form transformations: Part II, validation on severely atrophied brains. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, 18(10), 917-926, 1999

Hartmann, SL, Dawant, BM, Parks, MH, Schlack, H, Martin, PR. Image-guided MR spectroscopy volume of interest localization for longitudinal studies. Comput Med Imaging Graph, 22(6), 453-61, 1999

Hartmann, SL, Parks, MH, Martin, PR, Dawant, BM. Automatic 3-D segmentation of internal structures of the head in MR images using a combination of similarity and free-form transformations: Part II, validation on severely atrophied brains. IEEE Trans Med Imaging, 18(10), 917-26, 1999

West J.B., Fitzpatrick J.M., Wang M.Y., Dawant B.M., Maurer C.R., Jr., Kessler R.M., and Maciunas R.J. Retrospective intermodality registration techniques ; surface-based versus volume-based. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, 18(2), 144-150, 1999

West, J, Fitzpatrick, JM, Wang, MY, Dawant, BM, Maurer, CR, Kessler, RM, Maciunas, RJ. Retrospective intermodality registration techniques for images of the head: surface-based versus volume-based. IEEE Trans Med Imaging, 18(2), 144-50, 1999

Hartmann S., Dawant B.M., Parks M.H. Image-guided MR spectroscopy VOI localization for longitudinal studies. Journal of Medical Imaging and Graphics, 22, 453-461, 1998

Herring J.L, Dawant B.M., Maurer C.R. Surface-based registration of CT images to physical space for image-guided surgery of the spine: a sensitivity study. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, 17, 743-752, 1998

Herring, JL, Dawant, BM, Maurer, CR, Muratore, DM, Galloway, RL, Fitzpatrick, JM. Surface-based registration of CT images to physical space for image-guided surgery of the spine: a sensitivity study. IEEE Trans Med Imaging, 17(5), 743-52, 1998

Norris, PR, Dawant, BM, Geissbuhler, A. Web-based data integration and annotation in the intensive care unit. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp, 794-8, 1997 PMCID:2233546

West J, Fitzpatrick J.M., Wang Y., Dawant B.M. Comparison and evaluation of retrospective intermodality image registration techniques. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, 21, 554-566, 1997

West, J, Fitzpatrick, JM, Wang, MY, Dawant, BM, Maurer, CR, Kessler, RM, Maciunas, RJ, Barillot, C, Lemoine, D, Collignon, A, Maes, F, Suetens, P, Vandermeulen, D, van den Elsen, PA, Napel, S, Sumanaweera, TS, Harkness, B, Hemler, PF, Hill, DL, Hawkes, DJ, Studholme, C, Maintz, JB, Viergever, MA, Malandain, G, Woods, RP. Comparison and evaluation of retrospective intermodality brain image registration techniques. J Comput Assist Tomogr, 21(4), 554-66, 1997

Maurer C.R., Aboutanos G.B., Dawant B.M., Margolin R.A., Maciunas R.J., and Fitzpatrick J.M. Effect of geometrical distortion correction in MR on image registration accuracy. JCAT, 20(4), 666-679, 1996

Maurer C.R., Aboutanos G.B., Dawant B.M., Margolin R.A., Maciunas R.J., and Fitzpatrick J.M. Registration of CT and MR brain images using a combination of points and surfaces. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, 836-849, 1996

Maurer, CR, Aboutanos, GB, Dawant, BM, Gadamsetty, S, Margolin, RA, Maciunas, RJ, Fitzpatrick, JM. Effect of geometrical distortion correction in MR on image registration accuracy. J Comput Assist Tomogr, 20(4), 666-79, 1996

Schreiner S., Dawant B.M., Paschal C., and Galloway R. The importance of ray pathlenghts when measuring objects in maximum intensity projection images. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, 15, 568-579, 1996

Y., Fitzpatrick J.M., Dawant B.M., J. Bao, and Margolin R.A. Accurate identifcation of cortical convolutions in MR brain images. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, 15(4), 418-428, 1996

Dawant, BM, Manders, EJ, Lindstrom, DP. Adaptive signal analysis and interpretation for real-time intelligent patient monitoring. Methods Inf Med, 33(1), 60-3, 1994

Zijdenbos A.P. and Dawant B.M. segmentation and white matter lesion detection in MR images. Critical Reviews in Biomedicine, 22(5/6), 401-465, 1994

Zijdenbos A.P., Dawant B.M., and Margolin R. Morphometric Analysis of White Matter Lesions in MR Images: Method and Validation. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 13(4), 716-724, 1994

Zijdenbos A.P., Dawant B.M., and Margolin R. Automatic detection of intracranial contours in MR images. Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, 18(2), 11-23, 1994

Zijdenbos, AP, Dawant, BM. Brain segmentation and white matter lesion detection in MR images. Crit Rev Biomed Eng, 22(5-6), 401-65, 1994

Zijdenbos, AP, Dawant, BM, Margolin, RA. Automatic detection of intracranial contours in MR images. Comput Med Imaging Graph, 18(1), 11-23, 1994

Dawant B.M, Zijdenbos, A., and Margolin R. Correction of Intensity Variations in MR Images for Automatic Tissue Characterization. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, 12(4), 770-781, 1993

Ozkan M., Dawant B.M. and Maciunas R. Tissue Characterization in Multi-Modal Medical Images Using Neural Networks: A Comparative and Prospective Study. IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging , 12, 534-544, 1993

Uckun, S, Dawant, BM, Lindstrom, DP. Model-based diagnosis in intensive care monitoring: the YAQ approach. Artif Intell Med, 5(1), 31-48, 1993


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Updated Date
04/16/2007