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Physical Ultrasonics
The University of Mississippi

Peer Reviewed Papers

  • Labuda C, Newman WM, Hoffmeister, BK and Claudia, CK.  Two-dimensional mapping of the ultrasonic attenuation and speed of sound in brain.  Ultrasonics (accepted 03/29/2022).
  • Dayavansha EGSK and Labuda C. Thermal property and shear wave speed indicators of phase transitions in a micellar fluid. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 147(3) 2020. DOI: 10.1121/10.0000945
  • Taghizadeh S, Labuda C, Yang CC, Morris B, Kanakamedala MR, Vijayakumar S, Rey-Dios R, Duggar WN, Florez E, Fatemi A. Optimizing MRI sequences and images for MRI-based stereotactic radiosurgery treatment planning. Reports of Practical Oncology and Radiotherapy 24 (1) 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.rpor.2018.09.010
  • Taghizadeh S, Labuda C and Mobley J. Development of a tissue-mimicking phantom of the brain for ultrasonic Studies. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 44(12) 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2018.08.012
  • Labuda C, Tierney CM, Dayavansha EG Sunethra K and Gladden JR. Direct visualization of shear waves in micellar fluid using microspheres. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 137(6) 2015. DOI:10.1121/1.4921728
  • Church CC, Labuda C and Nightingale, K. A theoretical study of inertial cavitation from acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) imaging and implications for the mechanical index. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 41(2) 2015. DOI:10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2014.09.012
  • Labuda C and Labuda I. On the mathematics underlying dispersion relations. The European Physical Journal H, 39(5) 2014. DOI:10.1140/epjh/e2014-50021-1
  • Labuda C, Church CC. Augmentation of HIFU-induced heating with fibers in a phantom. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 37(3) 2011. DOI:10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2014.09.012
  • Miller M, Church CC, Labuda C, Mazza S and Raymond J. Biological and environmental factors affecting ultrasound-induced hemolysis in vitro: 5. Temperature. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 32(6) 2006. DOI:10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2006.02.1423
  • Denardo B, Pemberton C, Bhatt K. Raising a circular body over a step. The Physics Teacher, 35(5) 1997. DOI:10.1119/1.2344683
Conference Proceedings
  • Dayavansha EGSK, Labuda C and Mobley J. Thermal and spectral behavior of ultrasonically generated shear waves in a viscoelastic micellar fluid. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics 31(1), 2017. DOI:10.1121/2.0000732
  • Omidi N, Labuda C and Church CC. Computation of acoustic pressure fields produced in feline brains by high-intensity focused ultrasound. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics 26, 020001 2016. DOI: 10.1121/2.0000355
  • Dayavansha EGSK, Labuda C and Gladden JR. Temperature dependence of shear wave speed in a viscoelastic wormlike micellar fluid. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics 25, 020003 2015. DOI: 10.1121/2.0000179
  • Labuda C, Tierney CM, Dayavansha EGSK and Gladden JR. Direct visualization of shear waves in viscoelastic fluid using microspheres. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics 23, 045002 2015. DOI:10.1121/2.0000056
  • Church CC, Labuda C and Nightingale K. Should the mechanical index be revised for ARFI imaging? IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium Proceedings, 2012. DOI:10.1109/ULTSYM.2012.0005
  • Labuda C, Raymond J and Church CC. Reciprocity calibration of hydrophones in the megahertz frequency range. IEEE Ultrasonic Symposium Proceedings, 3:1595-1598, August 2004. DOI:10.1109/ULTSYM.2004.1418125
Conference Talks
  • Newman W, Labuda C, Chambliss KM and Hoffmeister BK. Ultrasonic parametric imaging of brain tissue using the backscatter difference technique. 45th Annual Symposium on Ultrasonic Imaging and Tissue Characterization, June 2021.
  • Labuda C, Newman W and Hoffmeister B. Parametric Imaging of Ultrasonic Backscatter of Fixed Sheep Brain. 179th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 2020.
  • Newman W, Labuda C and Hoffmeister B. Spatial variation of ultrasonic attenuation and speed of sound in brain tissue visualized by parametric imaging. 179th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 2020.
  • Newman WR, Labuda C and Hoffmeister BK. Backscatter difference analysis of ultrasonic signals measured from brain tissue for possible transcranial applications. Arkansas Idea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence Conference, November 2020.
  • Labuda C, Taghizadeh S and Mobley J. Development of a tissue-mimicking phantom of the brain for ultrasonic studies. 4th International Caparica Conference on Ultrasonic-based Applications: From Analysis to Synthesis 2020, July 2020 (by invitation).
  • Mobley J, Gladden JR, Labuda C and Zhang L. Graduate study in physical acoustics at the University of Mississippi. 177th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 145(3), 2019. DOI: 10.1121/1.5101254
  • Dayavansha EGSK, Labuda C and Mobley J. Temperature and frequency dependent behavior of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU)-induced shear waves in a viscoelastic micellar fluid. 174th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 142(4), 2017. DOI:10.1121/1.5014410
  • Taghizadeh S, Labuda C and Mobley J. Development of tissue-mimicking phantom of the brain for ultrasonic studies. 174th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 142(4), 2017. DOI: 10.1121/1.5014376
  • Dayavansha EGSK, Labuda C and Mobley J. The behavior of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) – induced shear waves in a viscoelastic micellar fluid. 82nd Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2018.
  • Taghizadeh S, Fatemi A and Labuda C. Optimizing MRI sequences for MRI-based stereotactic radiosurgery treatment planning. 82nd Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2018.
  • Omidi N, Labuda C and Church CC. Computation of ultrasonic pressure fields in feline brain. 171st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 139 (4), 2016. (DOI: 10.1121/1.4950301)
  • Dayavansha EGSK, Labuda C and Gladden JR. Temperature dependence of shear wave speed in a wormlike micellar fluid. 80th Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2016.
  • Omidi N, Labuda C and Church CC. Computation of ultrasonic pressure fields in feline brain. 80th Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2016.
  • Dayavansha EGSK, Labuda C and Gladden JR. Temperature dependence of shear wave speed in a viscoelastic wormlike micellar fluid. 170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America 2015. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 138(3). (DOI:10.1121/1.4933697)
  • Labuda C, Tierney CM, Dayavansha EG Sunethra K and Gladden JR. Direct visualization of shear waves in viscoelastic fluid using microspheres. 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 137(4) 2015. (DOI:10.1121/1.4920370)
  • Labuda C, Tierney C, Dayavansha EGSK and Gladden JR. Direct visualization of shear waves in a micellar fluid. 79th Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences 2015.
  • Omidi N, Labuda C and Church CC. Computation of ultrasonic pressure fields in feline brain. 79th Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2015.
  • Dayavansha, EGSK and Labuda C. Shear waves in a viscoelastic wormlike micellar fluids. 79th Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2015.
  • Labuda C and Church CC. Temperature-time profiles of ARFI imaging push pulses in tissue-mimicking phantoms. 78th Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences 2014.
  • Gladden JR, Crim R, Gamble A and Labuda C. Shear wave propagation in worm-like micellar fluids. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 135(4) 2014. (DOI:10.1121/1.4877245)
  • Church CC and Labuda C. An analysis of the mechanical index as a means for ensuring patient safety during acoustic radiation force impulse imaging. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 32 (suppl) 2013.
  • Labuda C. Ultrasonic levitation. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 127 2010. (Invited Talk). (DOI:10.1121/1.3384838)
  • Labuda C. Enhanced high intensity focused ultrasound‐induced heating in a phantom. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 127 2010. (DOI:10.1121/1.3383731)
  • Labuda C. Medical Applications of Ultrasound. MidSouth Acoustical Society of America Meeting 2010.
  • Labuda C, Church CC. Enhanced High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Lesion Formation using Embedded Fibers. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 122(5) 2007. DOI:10.1121/1.2942744
  • Labuda C, Raymond JL and Church CC. Reciprocity calibration of hydrophones at various temperatures in the MHz frequency range. IEEE International Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 50th Anniversary Joint Conference 2004.
  • Labuda C, Church CC and Raymond JL. Reciprocity calibration of hydrophones at various temperatures in the MHz frequency range. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 115 2004. DOI: 10.1121/1.4780143
Other Publications, Posters and Talks
  • Taghizadeh S, Labuda C, Yang CC, Morris B, Kanakamedala MR, Vijayakumar S, Rey-Dios R, Duggar WN, Florez E and Fatemi A. Optimizing MRI sequences and images for MRI-based stereotactic radiosurgery treatment planning. Siemens MR in RT Magazine, 02/2018.
  • Dayavansha EGSK, Labuda C and Mobley J. The behavior of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) – induced shear waves in a viscoelastic micellar fluid. 82nd Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2018. (poster)
  • Omidi N, Labuda C and Church CC. Computation of ultrasonic pressure fields in feline brain. 80th Annual Meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences, 2016. (poster)
  • Labuda C. Sound: It’s So Much More Than What You Hear. Oxford Science Café 2015.
  • Labuda C. Sound waves, shear waves and micellar fluids. Google Hangout with University of Central Arkansas Society of Physics Students 2015. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sshqy9cogw)
  • Labuda C, Dayavansha EGSK, Omidi N. Research studies in the Physical Ultrasonics Research Group at the University of Mississippi. Colloquium talk at Rhodes College, 2015.
  • Labuda C. Panelist at the 2013 Southeast Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics. University of Florida, 2013.
  • Labuda C. Medical applications of high-intensity focused ultrasound. Colloquium talk at Western Kentucky University 2010.
  • Labuda C, Gui L, Yang X. Echo-PIV Imaging of HIFU-induced acoustic streaming. 2nd Annual Memphis Bioimaging Symposium Program and Proceedings, 2005. (poster)