Radonc/BME Medical Image and
Computational Analysis Laboratory
Divya Raman
MS in Biomedical Engineering, 2010




Research Interests:
  • Brain Cancer Spread and Recurrence in animal models
  • MRI diffusion tensor imaging and tractography
  • Cancer cell SPIO labeling for MRI
  1. Close Research Collaborators
    1. W. O'Dell (Radiation Oncology Research);
    2. D. Davis (Radiology Research);
    3. P. Okunieff (Clinical Rad Onc);
    4. S. Kennedy (Biophysics);
    5. J. Olschowka (Neurobiology);
    6. B. Fenton (Radiation Oncology);

  2. Link to full resume in pdf format

  3. Awards:
    1. ISMRM Student Travel Award to Stockholm Sweden 2010.
    2. Best Poster Award at James P. Wilmot Cancer Center Scientific Symposium, Dec. 2009
    3. Best Poster Award at James P. Wilmot Cancer Center Scientific Symposium, Nov. 2008

  4. Conference Presentations (8 presentations)
    1. Raman D, Krishnan A, Kennedy S, Olschowka J, N'Dive S, Davis D, O'Dell WG
      Migration of MPIO-labeled glioma cells in the rat brain: validation with histology and fluorescence microscopy
      18th ISMRM Scientific Meeting and Exhibition (T-119), Stockholm, Sweden, May 2010
    2. Raman D, Krishnan A, N'Dive S, Kennedy S, Olschowka J, Davis D, O'Dell WG
      Detecting region of recurrence of brain tumors by tracking the movement of brain tumor cells on a rat model using MR-Diffusion Tensor Imaging
      BMES Scientific Meeting and Exhibition (PS-8A-199), Pittsburgh PA, October 2009
      and 14th Annual Wilmot Cancer Center Scientific Symposium, URMC, Rochester NY, October 2009
    3. Chaudhuri S, Krishnan A, Raman D, Ambrosini R, Davis D, O'Dell WG
      Automatic Segmentation of Ventricles & Outer Brain Contour in Human Brain MR Images using Level Sets
      BMES Scientific Meeting and Exhibition (PS-8B-106), Pittsburgh PA, October 2009
    4. Raman D, Krishnan AP, Kennedy S, N'Dive S, O'Dell WG
      Experimental design for SPIO labeled single glioma cell tracking using MRI
      13th Annual Wilmot Cancer Center Scientific Symposium, URMC, Rochester NY, October 2008
    5. Chaudhuri S, Krishnan AP, Raman D, O'Dell WG
      Automatic Segmentation of ventricles in human brain MR images using Mumford-Shah level set method
      13th Annual Wilmot Cancer Center Scientific Symposium, URMC, Rochester NY, October 2008