6th International Caparica Conference on Ultrasonic-based applications from analysis to synthesis

26th – 29th June 2023 | Caparica | Portugal

Oral Speakers

Marc Fournelle, PhD

Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering IBMT, Germany

Translational research platform for ultrasound therapy

Alessandro Rustia, PhD

Klinik Pyramide am See, Zurich, Switzerland

Ten Years of Surgical Approach Optimization in Spinal Surgery Using an Ultrasonic Bone Drill

Deepa Sharma, PhD

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada

Evaluation of Tumor Response Following Ultrasound-Stimulated Nanobubbles and Radiation Therapy

Gordana Žauhar, PhD

Faculty of Medicine, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Exploiting thermochromic materials for the quality assurance of physiotherapy ultrasound treatment heads

Noboru Sasaki, PhD

School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Japan

Ultrasound-assisted intravesical chemotherapy for bladder cancer

Anthony P. McHale, PhD

School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ulster University, Northern Ireland

Nanoparticle mediated sonodynamic therapy for treatment of pancreatic cancer and its potential impact on tumour stroma

Jan Kubanek, PhD

University of Utah, 36 S Wasatch Dr., Salt Lake City, United States

Deep brain therapies with focused ultrasonic waves

Frédérique Frouin, PhD

U1288, Inserm-Institut Curie, France

The VOCALISE project: a non-invasive longitudinal analysis of vocal fold function based on simultaneous translaryngeal ultrasound and voice acquisitions

Özgür Özdemir, PhD

Electronic and Comm. Eng. Dept.,Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Comparative Study of Delay and Sum Beamforming Techniques for Photoacoustic Imaging in Layered Media

Jahan Tavakkoli, PhD

Department of Physics, Toronto Metropolitan University, Canada.

Real-Time Ex vivo and In vivo Ultrasound Temperature Estimation for Focused Ultrasound Hyperthermia

Iman Taghavi, PhD

Department of Health Technology, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Detectablity in super-resolution ultrasound imaging of vasculature in a rat kidney: A comparison between focused and defocused beam

Filipa V.M. Silva, PhD

LEAF Research Center, Associated Laboratory TERRA, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

The supremacy of thermosonication over other food technologies to control fruit browning: enzyme inactivation in strawberry, apple and pear purees

Joana Ferreira, PhD

LEAF Research Center, Associated Laboratory TERRA, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Improving the sensory profile of microalgae using ultrasound-assisted extraction

Malgorzata Nowacka, PhD

Department of Food Engineering and Process Management, Institute of Food Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland

The effect of ultrasound pre-treatment on vacuum impregnation process and selected properties of apples in aloe vera juice

Mahesha M. Poojary, PhD

Department of Food Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 26, 1958, Frederiksberg C, Denmark

Impact of ultrasound treatment on dairy proteins

Shanmugapriya Karuppusamy, PhD

School of Biosystems and Food Engineering, University College Dublin, Belfield, D04 V1W8 Dublin, Ireland

Effect of ultrasound-assisted extraction and membrane filtration on molecular weight and immunomodulatory activity of fucoidan and laminarin extracts from brown seaweeds

Dmitry Nevozhay , PhD

Department of Imaging Physics, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

Effect of perfluorocarbon composition on activation of phase-changing ultrasound contrast agents

Raissa Likhonina , PhD

Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Signal Processing Department, Prague, Czech Republic

Hand detection ultrasound based application implemented on the FPGA platform

Tapan Parikh , PhD

Department of Intensive Care, Monash Medical Centre. 2 Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University

Current practice, education and recommendations for training of central line insertion for trainees and fellows in adult intensive care units across Australia and New Zealand (CLIPER)

Thomas J. Matula , PhD

Center for Industrial and Medical Ultrasound (CIMU), University of Washington, Seattle, USA

Image-guided histotripsy treatment of abscesses in a large animal model

Andrea Cafarelli, PhD

The BioRobotics Institute – Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy

Dose-controlled LIPUS stimulation of cells

Andreas Herrmann, PhD

DWI – Leibniz Institute for Interactive Materials, Aachen, Germany

Sonopharmacology and sonogenetics: Controling biological systems by ultrasound

Doug Harrington, PhD

NCH – Naples Community Hospital, Florida, USA

A Unique Approach to Building a Learner-Guided Ultrasound Simulator for Central Venous Access Training

Anthony E. Joseph, MD

OrthoIdaho/Idaho State University, USA

Clinical Results of Ultrasound-Guided Carpal Tunnel Release Performed by a Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician

Daisuke Kobayashi, PhD

Department of Applied Chemistry, Tokyo Denki University, Japan

Degradation of Phenol using a Combination of Ultrasonic Atomization and UV Irradiation

Tobias Kimmel, PhD

University of Applied Sciences Niederrhein, Germany

Application of ultrasonic in textile cleaning

Maryutina Tatyana, PhD

Petroleum Studies and Research Centre LLC (PSRC LLC), Russia

Prospects of ultrasound application for demulsification of stable water-in-oil emulsions

Pravin Kodgire , PhD

Chemical Engineering Department, Pandit Deendayal Energy University, Gandhinagar-382426, India

Ultrasound Based Hybrid Process Intensification Technology: A Potential for Energy Efficient, Environmental Benign Biodiesel Production Using Blended Oils

Izumi Iwasa, PhD

Kanagawa University, Japan

Ultrasonic Study of Solid 4He and Other Crystalline Materials at Low Temperatures

Rodrigo P.B. Costa-Felix, PhD

National Institute of Metrology, Quality, and Technology, Brasil

UltraPy® – Ultrasonic signal conditioning and processing for industrial application

Tiago C. Dourado, PhD

Laboratory of Ultrasound (LABUS), Directory of Scientific and Industrial Metrology (DIMCI), National Institute of Metrology, Quality, and Technology (INMETRO), Brazil

Definition of the combined reflection coefficient (CRC) and simple method for its determination

Mircea Vinatoru, PhD

Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnologies, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Loop Reactors fo Larger Scale Sonochemical Processes

Mario Plattes, PhD

Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST), Environmental Research and Innovation (ERIN), Luxembourg

Evaluation of classic and disequilibrium calorimetry for determination of ultrasonic power in sonochemistry

Patrick Tabeling, PhD

MMN, IPGG, ESPCI Paris, Université PSL, CNRS, France

Freeze-dried monodisperse microbubbles: next generation UCAs

Carmen Pérez Rubio, PhD

Department of Electronics, University of Alcalá, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid (Spain)

Tools for Indoor Localization Systems based on Encoded Ultrasonic Signals

Xingwei Wang, PhD

University of Massachusetts Lowell, Massachusetts (USA)

Fiber optic photoacoustic imaging

Tomohisa Norisuye, PhD

Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, Kyoto Institute of Technology, Kyoto (Japan)

Nanoparticle sizing by dynamic ultrasound scattering method

Michael Kolios, PhD

Toronto Metropolitan University, Toronto (Canada)

Acoustic and photoacoustic flow cytometry for the characterization of cells and biological samples

Mitsuyoshi Takiguchi, PhD

Hokkaido University, Hokkaido (Japan)

Ultrasound-assisted intravesical chemotherapy