Journal Articles

  1. Bangerter NK, Kaggie JD, Taylor MD, Hadley JR. Sodium MRI Radiofrequency Coils for Body Imaging, NMR in Biomedicine. [epub ahead of print September 2015]
  2. Bangerter NK, Kaggie JD, Taylor MD, Hadley JR. Sodium MRI Radiofrequency Coils for Body Imaging, NMR in Biomedicine. [epub ahead of print September 2015]
  3. Wang H, Bangerter NK, Park DJ, Adluru G, Kholmovski EG, Xu J, DiBella E. Comparison of Centric and Reverse-Centric Trajectories for Highly Accelerated Three-Dimensional Saturation Recovery Cardiac Perfusion Imaging, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2015; 74(4):1070-76.
  4. Kaggie JD, Hadley JR, Badal J, Campbell JR, Park DJ, Parker DL, Morrell G, Newbould RD, Wood AF, Bangerter NK. A 3T Sodium and Proton Composite Array Breast Coil. Magn Reson Med 2013; in press.
  5. Park DJ, Bangerter NK, Javed A, Kaggie J, Khalighi MM, Morrell GR. A Statistical Analysis of the Bloch-Siegert B1 Mapping Technique. Phys Med Biol 2013; (16)5673-5691; epub ahead of print.
  6. Jordan C, Saranathan M, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Gold GE. Musculoskeletal MRI at 3.0T and 7.0T: A Comparison of Relaxation Times and Image Contrast. European Journal of Radiology 2012; epub ahead of print.
  7. Quist B, Hargreaves BA, Cukur T, Morrell GR, Gold GE, Bangerter NK. Simultaneous Fat Suppression and Band Reduction with Large-Angle Multiple-Acquisition bSSFP. Magn Reson Med 2012; 67(4):1004-1012.
  8. Asher K, Bangerter NK, Watkins RD, Gold GE. Radiofrequency Coils for Musculoskeletal MRI. Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2011; 21(5):315-323.
  9. Gold GE, Shapiro L, Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK. Advances in Mulsculoskeletal MRI. Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2011; 21(5):335-338.
  10. Bangerter NK, Cukur T, Hargreaves BA, Hu BS, Brittain JH, Park D, Gold GE, Nishimura DG. 3D Fluid-Suppressed T2-Prep Flow-Independent Peripheral Angiography using Balanced SSFP. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2011; 29:1119-24.
  11. Allen SP, Morrell GR, Peterson B, Park D, Gold GE, Kaggie JD, Bangerter NK. Phase Sensitive Sodium B1 Mapping. Magn Reson Med 2011; 65(4):1125-30.
  12. Staroswiecki E, Bangerter NK, Gurney PT, Grafendorfer T, Gold GE, Hargreaves BA. In Vivo Sodium Imaging of Human Patella Cartilage with a 3D Cones Sequence at 3T and 7T. J Magn Reson Imaging 2010; 32:446-451.
  13. Barral JK, Bangerter NK, Hu BS, Nishimura DG. In Vivo High-Resolution Magnetic Resonance Skin Imaging at 1.5T and 3T. Magn Reson Med 2010; 63(3):790-6.
  14. Gold GE, Chen CA, Koo S, Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK. Recent Advances in MRI of Articular Cartilage. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2009; 193(3):628-638.
  15. Cukur T, Lee JH, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Nishimura DG. Non-Contrast-Enhanced Flow-Independent Peripheral MR Angiography with Balanced SSFP. Magn Reson Med 2009; 61(6):1533-1539.
  16. Cukur T, Bangerter NK, Nishimura DG. Enhanced Spectral Shaping in Steady-State Free Precession Imaging. Magn Reson Med 2007; 58(6):1216-23.
  17. Gold GE, Hargreaves BA, Reeder SB, Block WF, Kijowski R, Vasanawala SS, Kornaat PR, Bammer R, Newbould R, Bangerter NK, Beaulieu CF. Balanced SSFP Imaging of the Musculoskeletal System. J Magn Reson Imaging 2007; 25(2):270-8.
  18. Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Gold GE, Stucker DT and Nishimura DG. Fluid-Attenuated Inversion Recovery SSFP Imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging 2006; 24:1426-1431
  19. Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK, Vasanawala SS, Shimakawa A and Nishimura DG. Dual Acquisition Phase Sensitive Fat-Water Separation using Steady-State Free Precession. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2006; 24: 113-122.
  20. Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Vasanawala SS, Pauly JM, Gold GE, Nishimura DG. Analysis of multiple-acquisition SSFP. Magn Reson Med 2004; 51:1038-1047.

Peer-reviewed Proceedings

  1. Wang H, Bangerter NK, Chen L, Ganesh D. Radial CAIPIRINHA for Rapid 6 Slice Myocardial Perfusion Without Magnetization Preparation. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, May 2015, p. 4488.
  2. Nazaran A, Kaggie J, Taylor M, Park D, Tarbox G, Newbould RD, Bangerter NK, Morrell G. An SNR Comparison Between a Sodium Phased Array Coil and a Single Channel Coil. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, May 2015, p. 3178.
  3. Kaggie J, Thapa B, Sapkota N, Morrell G, Bangerter NK, Jeong K, Shi X, Jeong E. Synchronous Sodium (23Na) and Proton (1H) Radial Imaging of the Human Knee on a Clinical MRI Scanner. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, May 2015, p. 0063.
  4. Wang H, Bangerter NK, Adluru G, Kholmovski E, Xu J, DiBella EVR. Centric and Reverse-Centric Trajectories for Undersampled 3D Saturation Recovery Cardiac Perfusion Imaging. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, April 2013, p. 4575.
  5. Wang H, Bangerter NK, Schabel M, Schabel A, Salzman K, DiBella EVR. Whole Brain Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Imaging via Compessed Sensing Techniques. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, April 2013, p. 0956.
  6. Kaggie JD, Hadley R, Badal J, Campbell JR, Park DJ, Barker DL, Morrell G, Newbould RD, Wood AF, Bangerter NK. A 3T Sodium and Proton Breast Array. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, April 2013, p. 4010.
  7. Jordan C, Monu U, McWalter E, Watkins R, Chen W, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Gold GE. CubeQuant T1rho, qDESS T2, and Cones Sodium Measurements are Sufficiently Reproducible for In Vivo Cartilage Studies. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, April 2013, p. 0436.
  8. Muelly M, Watkins RD, Jordan C, Bangerter NK, Gold GE. Comparison of Multi Nuclear Coil Designs for 1H and 23Na in the Human Knee. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Meeting of the ISMRM, April 2013, p. 1690.
  9. Kaggie JD, Campbell JR, Badal J, Hadley R, Park DJ, Morrell G, Parker D, Newbould RD, Bangerter NK. A Sodium Phased Array Breast Coil with Hydrogen Transceive. 20th ISMRM Meeting, May 2012.
  10. Park DJ, Javed A, Bangerter NK, Kaggie J, Morrell GR. Practical SAR Constraints of the Bloch-Siegert B1 Mapping Method at 3T. 20th ISMRM Meeting, May 2012.
  11. Wang H, Bangerter NK, Adluru G, Schabel M, Morrell GR, DiBella EVR. Comparison of Highly Accelerated TV and Low Rank Methods for Breast DCE Data. 20th ISMRM Meeting, May 2012.
  12. Park DJ, Javed A, Bangerter NK, Khalighi MM, Morrell GR. Statistical Analysis of B1 Mapping Techniques. 19th ISMRM Meeting, May 2011.
  13. Kaggie J, Park D, Newbould RD, Morrell GR, Hargreaves BA, Staroswiecki E, Gold GE, Bangerter NK. In Vivo Breast Sodium T1 Measurements using Inversion Recovery 3D Cones. 19th ISMRM Meeting, May 2011.
  14. Vogelsong MA, Pappas G, Staroswiecki E, Bangerter NK, Han E, Hargreaves BA, Braun HJ, Safran MR, Gold GE. Are Sports Good for your Knees? An MRI Evaluation of the Effects of Basketball on Knee Health in Division I Collegiate Athletes. 19th ISMRM Meeting, May 2011.
  15. Braun HJ, Vogelsong MA, Staroswiecki E, Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK, Han E, Fattor J, Friedlander AL, Shah O, Beaubien JM, Gold GE. T2, T1_rho, and Sodium MRI of Articular Cartilage in Patients with Osteoarthritis Treated with Arthritis Relief Plus Cream. 19th ISMRM Meeting, May 2011.
  16. Allen SP, Morrell GR, Peterson B, Gold GE, Park D, Kaggie J, Staroswiecki E, Bangerter NK. 3D Phase Sensitive Sodium B1 Mapping. 18th ISMRM Meeting, May 2010.
  17. Quist B, Hargreaves BA, Morrell GR, Gold GE, Bangerter NK. Region-Growing Reconstruction for Large-Angle Multiple-Acquisition bSSFP. 18th ISMRM Meeting, May 2010.
  18. Peterson B, Watkins R, Morrell GR, Allen SP, Park D, Kaggie J, Gold GE, Bangerter NK. Performance Comparison of a Hybrid Dual-Tuned 23Na/1H Birdcage to a Single-Tuned 23Na Birdcage with Identical Geometry. 18th ISMRM Meeting, May 2010.
  19. Watkins RD, Staroswiecki E, Bangerter N, Hargreaves B, Gold G. High SNR Dual Tuned Sodium/Proton Knee Coil. 18th ISMRM Meeting, May 2010.
  20. Staroswiecki E, Bangerter NK, Gold GE, Hargreaves BA. Comparison of SPGR and Balanced SSFP for Sodium Knee Imaging. 18th ISMRM Meeting, May 2010.
  21. Bangerter NK, Gold GE, Morrell GR, Hargreaves BA. Simultaneous Fat Suppression and Band Reduction with Large-Angle Multiple-Acquisition bSSFP. 17th ISMRM Meeting, April 2009, p. 575.
  22. Koo S, Staroswiecki E, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Gold GE. Repeatability and Age-Related Change of Sodium in the Knee Articular Cartilage Measured with Sodium MRI. 17th ISMRM Meeting, April 2009, p. 1975.
  23. Gold GE, Koo S, Staroswiecki E, Watkins R, Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK. In Vivo Sodium MRI at 3.0T of Patients with Previous ACL Injury. 17th ISMRM Meeting, April 2009, p. 3969.
  24. Staroswiecki E, Nnewihe A, Bangerter NK, Daniel BL, Hargreaves BA. In Vivo Sodium Imaging and Relaxometry of the Breast at 3T. 17th ISMRM Meeting, April 2009, p. 2129.
  25. Gold GE, Koo S, Staroswiecki E, Watkins R, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA. Early Detection of Osteoarthritis in Patients with ACL Injury Using Sodium MRI. 2009 Meeting of the SCBT/MR, March 2009. Winner of the Cum Laude Award.
  26. Staroswiecki E, Bangerter NK, Gurney PT, Gold GE, Holdsworth S, Grafendorfer T, Hargreaves B. In Vivo Measurement of 23Na T2* in Human Articular Cartilage at 3T and 7T. 16th ISMRM Meeting, May 2008, p. 324.
  27. Nnewihe A, Staroswiecki E, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA. Dual Tuned Helmholtz Coil for Breast Cancer Imaging. 16th ISMRM Meeting, May 2008, p. 1114.
  28. Barral JK, Bangerter NK, Hu BS, Nishimura DG. 3T Skin Imaging. 16th ISMRM Meeting, May 2008, p. 742.
  29. Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK, Staroswiecki E, Gurney PT, Nnewihe A, Daniel B, Gold GE. Co-Registered Sodium and Proton MRI of Osteoarthritis and Breast Cancer. 2008 Meeting of the SCBT/MR, March 2008. Winner of the Lauterbur Award.
  30. Staroswiecki E, Nnewihe A, Bangerter NK, Daniel BL, Hargreaves BA. Sodium T1 and T2* Measurements in Human Breast in vivo at 3T. High Field Workshop, ISMRM 2008.
  31. Bangerter NK, Staroswiecki E, Gurney PT, Hargreaves BA, Gold GE. High Resolution In Vivo Sodium MRI of Articular Cartilage at 7T. Workshop on Imaging-Based Measures of Osteoarthritis, July 2007.
  32. Koo S, Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK, Andriacchi TP, Gold GE. Automatic Segmentation of Knee Articular Cartilage from MRI: A Multi-Contrast and Multi-Dimensional Approach. Workshop on Imaging-Based Measures of Osteoarthritis, July 2007.
  33. Staroswiecki E, Gurney PT, Gold GE, Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK. Registered 1H/23Na In Vivo Imaging of Human Articular Cartilage with 3D Cones Trajectory at 7T. 15th ISMRM Meeting, May 2007, p. 384.
  34. Gold GE, Bangerter NK, Staroswiecki E, Han E, Gurney PT, Wright GA, Hargreaves BA. In Vivo T2, T1-rho, and Sodium Imaging of Articular Cartilage at 3.0T: Initial Experience. 15th ISMRM Meeting, May 2007, p. 2648.
  35. Cukur T, Lee JH, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Nishimura DG. Comparison of Phase-Sensitive and Alternating Repetition Time SSFP for Flow-Independent Peripheral Angiography. 15th ISMRM Meeting, May 2007, p. 178.
  36. Cukur T, Bangerter NK, Nishimura DG. Magnitude-Weighted Complex-Sum SSFP. 15th ISMRM Meeting, May 2007, p. 1648.
  37. Bangerter NK, Staroswiecki E, Gurney PT, Gold GE, Daniel BL, Grafendorfer T, Hargreaves BA. In Vivo Sodium Imaging with a 3D Cones Trajectory at 3T and 7T. ISMRM Workshop on Non-Cartesian MRI, 2007.
  38. Cukur T, DiCarlo JC, Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Nishimura DG. Flow-Independent Angiography of the Hand with 3D Balanced SSFP Imaging. 14th ISMRM Meeting, May 2006, p. 1967.
  39. Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK, Vasanawala SS, Shimakawa A, Brittain JH, Nishimura DG. Multiple-Acquisition Phase-Sensitive SSFP Water-Fat Separation. 13th ISMRM Meeting, May 2005, p. 2385.
  40. Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Brittain JH, Hu BS, Vasanawala SS, Nishimura DG. 3D Fluid-Suppressed T2-Prep Flow-Independent Angiography using Balanced SSFP. 12th ISMRM Meeting, May 2004, p. 11.
  41. Lee JH, Bangerter NK, Cunningham C, DiCarlo JC, Hu BS, Nishimura DG. 3D High Resolution Skin Imaging. 12th ISMRM Meeting, May 2004, p. 2094.
  42. DiCarlo JC, Conolly S, Scott G, Hargreaves BA, Bangerter NK, Cunningham C, Lee JH, Hu BS, Nishimura DG. SNR Comparison of RF Coil Size for Ischemic Skin Imaging. 12th ISMRM Meeting, May 2004, p. 2641.
  43. Bangerter NK, Hargreaves BA, Nishimura DG. General Framework for the SNR Analysis of Multiple-Acquisition SSFP. 11th ISMRM Meeting, June 2003, p. 995.
  44. Bangerter NK, Nishimura DG. Artifact Reduction and SNR Comparison of Multiple-Acquisition SSFP Techniques. 11th ISMRM Meeting, June 2003, p. 1041.
  45. Bangerter NK, Vasanawala SS, Nishimura DG. SNR Analysis of Multiple Acquisition SSFP. 10th ISMRM Meeting, May 2002, p. 475.
  46. Stucker DT, Bangerter NK, Nishimura DG, Lane B, Gold GE. SSFP FLAIR Imaging: Comparison with FSE FLAIR in Normal Brain. 10th ISMRM Meeting, May 2002, p. 2358.
  47. Bangerter NK, Vasanawala SS, Nishimura DG. Fluid-Attenuated SSFP Imaging. 9th ISMRM Meeting, May 2001, p. 1780.

United States Patents

  1. Artifact Reduction in SSFP MRI Using Weighted Sum of Combined Signals, N. K. Bangerter, D. G. Nishimura. U.S. Patent #6,906,516 (Filed 8/2003, issued 6/2005).
  2. Multiple-Acquisition Phase-Sensitive SSFP for Species Separating in MRI, B. A. Hargreaves, N. K. Bangerter. U.S. Patent #7,187,170 (Filed 9/2005, issued 3/2007).
  3. Identification of Devices on Touch-Sensitive Surface, C. McFarlane, D. L. Silverstein, V. Drake, K. Kennedy, C. Richardson, N. Keam, N. K. Bangerter (Filed 2/2007, pending).