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Peer Reviewed Journal Publications:

  1. Chen H, Tabatabaei N, Amirfazli A. (2017) Liquid bridge as a tunable-focus cylindrical liquid lens, Applied Physics Letters. 110: 041608.
  2. Kang DK, Schlachter SC, Carruth RW, Kim M, Wu T, Tabatabaei N, Soomro AR, Grant CN, Rosenberg M, Nishioka NS, Tearney GJ. (2017). Large-area spectrally encoded confocal endomicroscopy of the human esophagus in vivo, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. 49(3): 233.
  3. Ojaghi A, Parkhimchyk A, Tabatabaei N. (2016). First Step toward Translation of Thermophotonic Lock-in Imaging to Dentistry as an Early Caries Detection Technology, Journal of Biomedical Optics. 21(9): 096003.
  4. Ojaghi A, Parkhimchyk A, Tabatabaei N. (2016). Long-Wave Infrared Thermophotonic Imaging of Demineralization in Dental Hard Tissue. International Journal of Thermophysics. 37: 85.
  5. Kim M, Kang D, Wu T, Tabatabaei N, Carruth RW, Martinez RV, Whitesides GM, Nakajima Y, Tearney GJ. (2014). Miniature objective lens with variable focus for confocal endomicroscopy. Biomedical Optics Express. 5(12): 4350-4361.
  6. Kang D, Schlachter SC, Carruth RW, Kim M, Wu T, Tabatabaei N, Vacas-Jacques P, Shishkov M, Woods K, Sauk JS, Leung J, Nishioka NS, Tearney GJ. (2014). Comprehensive confocal endomicroscopy of the esophagus in vivo. Endoscopy International Open. 2(3): E135-E140.
  7. Tabatabaei N, Kang D, Wu T, Kim M, Carruth RW, Leung J, Sauk JS, Shreffler W, Yuan Q, Katz A, Nishioka NS, Tearney GJ. (2013). Tethered Confocal Endo-Microscopy Capsule for Diagnosis and Monitoring of Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Biomedical Optics Express. 5(1): 197-207.
  8. Kang D, Carruth RW, Kim M, Tabatabaei N, Wu T, Tearney GJ. (2013). Endoscopic probe optics for spectrally encoded confocal microscopy. Biomedical Optics Express. 4(10): 1925-1936.
  9. Kang D, Schlachter SC, Carruth RW, Kim M, Wu T, Tabatabaei N, Woods KE, Sauk J, Nishioka NS, Tearney GJ. (2013). Comprehensive Esophageal Cellular Imaging With Spectrally-Encoded Confocal Endomicroscopy. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 77(5): AB451.
  10. Tabatabaei N, Kang D, Leung J, Carruth RW, Wu T, Kim M, Brizard SA, Shreffler WG, Yuan Q, Katz AJ, Tearney GJ. (2013). Development of a Confocal Endomicroscopy Capsule for Diagnosis of Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 77(5): AB452.
  11. Tabatabaei N, Mandelis A. (2012). Thermal Coherence Tomography: Depth-resolved imaging in parabolic diffusion-wave fields using the thermal-wave radar. International Journal of Thermophysics. 33(10-11): 1989-1995.
  12. Tabatabaei N, Mandelis A, Dehghany M, Michaelian KH, Amaechi BT. (2011). On the sensitivity of Thermophotonic Lock-In Imaging and Polarized Raman Spectroscopy to early dental caries diagnosis. Journal of Biomedical Optics. 17(025002).
  13. Tabatabaei N, Mandelis A. (2011). Thermal Coherence Tomography Using Match Filter Binary Phase Coded Diffusion Waves. Physical Review Letters. 107: 165901.
  14. Tabatabaei N, Mandelis A, Amaechi BT. (2011). Thermophotonic lock-in imaging of early demineralized and carious lesions in human teeth. Journal of biomedical optics. 16: 071402.
  15. Tabatabaei N, Mandelis A, Amaechi BT. (2011). Thermophotonic Radar Imaging: An emissivity- normalized modality with advantages over Phase Lock-In Thermography. Applied Physics Letters. 98: 163706.
  16. Tabatabaei N, Karimi Taheri A, Vaseghi M. (2010). Dynamic strain aging of a commercial Al–Mg–Si–Cu alloy during equal channel angular extrusion process. Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 502: 59-62.
  17. Tabatabaei N, Mandelis A. (2009). Thermal-wave radar: A novel subsurface imaging modality with extended depth-resolution dynamic range. Review of Scientific Instruments. 80: 034902.
  18. Arabi H., Seyedein S.H., Sattari M., Tabatabaie N. (2005), New method for life assessment of 1%Cr-0.5%Mo low alloy steel on the base of grain boundary creep cavitations. Iranian Journal of Materials Science & Engineering. 2(4): 10-14.

 

Peer Reviewed Abstracts and Proceedings of meetings:

  1. Gupta A, Villiger M, Tabatabaei N. (2017). Optimal selection of laser modulation parameters in photothermal optical coherence tomography. Proceedings of SPIE, Optical Elastography and Tissue Biomechanics IV, 1006718.
  2. Do D, Kang DK, Tabatabaei N, Grant CN, Nishioka NS, Rosenberg M, Hesterberg PE, Yuan Q, Garber JJ, Katz AJ, Shreffler WG, Tearney GJ. (2017). Tethered SECM endoscopic capsule for the diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis. Proceedings of SPIE, Endoscopic Microscopy XII, 100400G.
  3. Ojaghi A, Parkhimchyk A, Tabatabaei N. (2016). A pilot study on the detection of early proximal and occlusal dental caries using long-wave infrared thermophotonic imaging. Proceedings of SPIE, Lasers in Dentistry XXII, 969209.
  4. Tabatabaei N, Kang D, Lu W, Wu T, Kim M, Carruth RW, Soomro AR, Grant CN, Tiernan AR, Rosenberg M, Sauk J, Hesterberg PE, Nishioka NS, Yuan Q, Garber J, Katz AJ, Tearney GJ. (2015). In Vivo Imaging of Eosinophils with a Tethered Confocal Endomicroscopy Capsule. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 81(5): AB158.
  5. Kang D, Schlachter SC, Carruth RW, Kim M, Wu T, Tabatabaei N, Soomro AR, Grant CN, Tiernan AR, Rosenberg M, Nishioka NS, Tearney GJ. (2015). Comprehensive Confocal Endomicroscopy of Barrett's Esophagus. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 81(5): AB387.
  6. Tabatabaei, N., Kang, D., Leung, J., Carruth, R.W., Wu, T., Kim, M., Brizard, S.A., Shreffler, W.G., Yuan, Q., Katz, A.J., Tearney, G.J., Development of a Confocal Endomicroscopy Capsule for Diagnosis of Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 77 (5), AB452 (2013).
  7. Kang, D., Schlachter, S.C., Carruth, R.W., Kim, M., Wu, T., Tabatabaei, N., Woods, Spectrally-Encoded Confocal Endomicroscopy, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 77 (5), AB451 (2013).
  8. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Dehghany, M., Michaelian, K.H., Amaechi, B.T. Thermal coherence tomography: a depth-selective thermophotonic radar imaging technique for demineralization diagnosis in hard dental and bone tissues. Proceedings of SPIE photonics west 8207, 820760, 21 - 26 January 2012, San Francisco, California, USA (2012).
  9. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Amaechi, B.T. Thermophotonic lock-in imaging: A novel early caries detection and imaging modality. Proceedings of SPIE photonics west 7884, 78840A, 22 - 27 January 2011, San Francisco, California, USA (2011).
  10. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A. Thermal-Wave Radar. Proceedings of 15th International Conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena. Journal of Physics: conference series 214, 012088, 19–23 July 2009, Leuven, Belgium (2010).

 

Conference Presentations and Posters:

  1. Tabatabaei, N., Kang, D., Lu, W., Wu, T., Kim, M., Carruth, R.W., Soomro, A.R., Grant, C.N., Tiernan, A.R., Rosenberg, M., Sauk, J., Hesterberg, P.E., Nishioka, N.S., Yuan, Q., Garber, J., Katz, A.J., Tearney, G.J., In vivo imaging of eosinophils with a tethered confocal endomicroscopy capsule, Digestive Disease Week, 16-19 May 2015, Washington, United States. (Oral Presentation)
  2. Tabatabaei, N., Kang, D., Lu, W., Wu, T., Kim, M., Carruth, R.W., Soomro, A.R., Quijano, E.G., Rosenberg, M., Sauk, J.S., Hesterberg, P.E., Nishioka, N.S., Yuan, Q., Garber, J.J., Katz, A.J., Tearney, G.J., Confocal microscopy of the esophagus using a tethered capsule endomicroscopy device enables the visualization of individual eosinophils in eosinophilic esophagitis patients, SPIE Photonics West, 7-12 February 2015, San Francisco, United States. (Oral Presentation)
  3. Tabatabaei, N., Kang, D.,Wu, T., Kim, M., Carruth, R.W., Tearney, G.J., Spectrally-encoded confocal endomicroscopy capsule for diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis, SPIE Photonics West, 1-6 February 2014, San Francisco, United States. (Oral Presentation)
  4. Tabatabaei, N., Kim, M., Wu, T., Kang, D., Tearney, G.J., Development of tissue marking system for image-guided biopsy in spectrally-encoded confocal endomicroscopy platform, SPIE Photonics West, 1-6 February 2014, San Francisco, United States. (Oral Presentation)
  5. Tabatabaei, N., Kang, D., Carruth, R.W., Wu, T., Kim, M., Tearney, G.J., Spectrally Encoded Confocal Endomicroscopy Capsule for Diagnosis of Eosinophilic Esophagitis, SPIE Photonics North,3 - 5 June 2013, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Oral Presentation)
  6. Tabatabaei, N., Kang, D., Carruth, R.W., Kim, M., Tearney, G.J. Tethered capsule spectrally encoded confocal endomicroscopy for eosinophilic esophagitis. SPIE Photonics West,2 - 7 February 2013, San Francisco, California, USA. (Oral Presentation)
  7. Kang, D., Schlachter, S., Carruth, R.W., Kim, M., Wu, T., Tabatabaei, N., Tearney, G.J. Comprehensive confocal endomicroscopy of the esophagus in vivo using SECM. SPIE Photonics West,2 - 7 February 2013, San Francisco, California.
  8. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Amaechi, B.T., “Thermophotonic radar imaging”, in the 16th International conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena, Nov 27 - Dec 1 2011, Merida, Mexico. (Oral Presentation)
  9. Mandelis, A., Guo, X., Tabatabaei, N., “Biomedical diagnostic techniques and imaging based on photothermal thermophysics: Blood glucose biosensor and early dental enamel caries imager”, in European conferences on Thermophysical properties, Aug 28 – Sep 1 2011, Thessaloniki, Greece. (Oral Presentation)
  10. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., “Mathematics of Thermal coherence tomography” in Fields-MITACS Conference on Mathematics of Medical Imaging, June 20-24 2011, Toronto, Canada, (Poster).
  11. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., “Thermophotonic lock-in imaging of early demineralized and carious lesions in human teeth” in Canadian Association of Physicists congress, June 12-17 2011, St. John’s, Canada, (Oral Presentation).
  12. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Amaechi, B.T., “Thermophotonic imaging of early demineralization and carious lesions in human teeth” in MIE Research Symposium, May 13, 2011, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, (Poster).
  13. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Amaechi, B.T., “Thermophotonic lock-in imaging: A novel early caries detection and imaging modality” Proceedings of BIOS SPIE photonics west7884, 78840A (2011), 22 - 27 January 2011, San Francisco, California, USA (Oral Presentation).
  14. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., “Photoacoustic & diffusion-wave diagnostic instrumentation and imaging techniques”, Canada Research Chairs: Thinking Ahead for a Strong Future,Nov 24-25, 2010, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Canada (Poster).
  15. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Amaechi, B.T., “Thermophotonic lock-in imaging: An active thermography system for detecting early carious lesions in human teeth”, Proceedings of the 10th Quantitative Infrared Thermography Conference at Université Laval, Québec City, Canada (2010), (Oral Presentation).
  16. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Amaechi, B.T., “Thermophotonic lock-in imaging: A dynamic thermography technique for detecting early carious lesions in human teeth” in Canadian Association of Physicists congress, June 7-11 2010, Toronto, Canada, (Oral Presentation).
  17. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., Amaechi, B.T., “Thermophotonic lock-in imaging: A dynamic thermography technique for detecting early carious lesions in human teeth” in the Inaugural MIE Research Symposium, April 30, 2010, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, (Oral Presentation).
  18. Tabatabaei, N., Mandelis, A., “Thermal-Wave Radar” in the 15th International Conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena (ICPPP15) 19–23 July 2009, Leuven, Belgium, (Oral Presentation).

 

Report of Technological and Other Scientific Innovations:

  1. System and Methods for Thermophotonic Dynamic Imaging

US20140085449 A1; WO2012135952 A1.
This invention comprises devices and methods for thermo-photonic imaging of biological and industrial samples using amplitude/frequency/phase modulated optical excitation. The invention has opened the way to depth-resolved thermal coherence tomography for identifying demineralization in biological hard tissues as well as subsurface defects in industrial materials.

  1. Devices and Methods for Capsule Microscopy

US20130310643 A1; WO2013177154 A1.
This invention relates generally to apparatus and method for microscopic imaging of luminal organs using tethered and wireless capsules and probes.