Publication

Selected Patents

  • Zhang Q, Strangman G. Electro-optical system, apparatus, and method for ambulatory monitoring, US Patent Number 9,504,394, filed January 12, 2006, awarded Nov 29, 2016.
  • Zhang Q, Strangman G. System and method for non-invasive intracranial brain motion monitoring. USPTO Provisional Application PCT/US14/44056, 2014.
  • Zhang Q, Zhang YT, system for measuring and monitoring blood pressure, United States Patent Application, International Application Number: PCT/US2014/063374
  • Boas DA, Zhang Q, Li A. Systems and method for generating an image, United States Patent No. 7333647, 2000.

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Quan Zhang, Ning Zhang, Lei Kang, Gang Hu, Xiangguo Yan, Xiaorong Ding, Qizhi Fu, Yuan-ting Zhang, Ni Zhao, Junfeng Gao and Gary E. Strangman, “Technology Development for Simultaneous Wearable Monitoring of Cerebral Hemodynamics and Blood Pressure”, Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2018
  • Strangman GE, Ivkovic V, Zhang Q.,” Wearable brain imaging with multimodal physiological monitoring,” J Appl Physiol (2018); 124(3):564-572.
  • Strangman GE, Zhang Q, Marshall-Goebel K, Mulder E, Stevens B, Clark JB, Bershad EM. “Increased cerebral blood volume pulsatility during head-down tilt with elevated carbon dioxide: The SPACECOT Study,” J Appl Physiol (2017) ;123(1):62-70.
  • Hu G., Zhang Q., Ivkovic V. and Strangman GE, Ambulatory diffuse optical tomography and multimodality physiological monitoring system for muscle and exercise applications. J. Biomed. Opt. 2016 21(9), pp.091314
  • DiPasquale D, Muza S, Gunn A, Li Z, Zhang Q, Harris N, Strangman G, Evidence for cerebral edema, cerebral perfusion and intracranial pressure elevations in acute mountain sickness, Brain and Behavior, 2016 6(3), e00437. doi: 10.1002/brb3.437
  • Zhang Q; Ivkovic V; Hu G; Strangman GE, Twenty-four-hour ambulatory recording of cerebral hemodynamics, systemic hemodynamics, electrocardiography, and actigraphy during people’s daily activities, J. Biomed. Opt. 19 (4), 047003 (April 28, 2014);  doi: 10.1117/1.JBO.19.4.047003
  • Strangman GE, Zhang Q, Li Z, Scalp and skull influence on near infrared photon propagation in the Colin27 brain template, NeuroImage, 2014(85), 136-149; DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.04.090
  • Strangman GE, Li Z, Zhang Q, Depth sensitivity and source-detector separations for near infrared spectroscopy based on the Colin27 brain template, PLOS ONE, 2013(8), Issue: 8, e66319, DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0066319
  • Zhang Q, Yan X, Strangman GE, Development of motion resistant instrumentation for ambulatory Near-Infrared spectroscopy, J Biomedical Optics, 2011(16), Issue: 8, Page: 087008
  • Zhang Q, Strangman GE, Ganis G, Adaptive filtering to reduce global interference in NIRS-measured brain activation: How well and when does it work? NeuroImage, 2009; 45(3):788-794
  • Strangman G, Zhang Q, Zeffiro T, Near-Infrared Neuroimaging with NinPy, Frontiers in Neuroinformatics, 2009; 3(article 12): 1-13
  • Zhang Q, Cole AJ, Cash SS, Medvedev AV, Strangman GE, Simultaneous EEG and diffuse optical imaging to improve noninvasive localization of epilepsy, in Schachter SC, Guttag J, Schiff S, Schomer DL, Summit Contributors, Advances in the Application of Technology to Epilepsy: The CIMIT/NIO Epilepsy Innovation Summit, Epilepsy & Behavior, 2009(16), 22-23
  • Song Q, Uygun B, Banerjee I, Nahmias Y, Zhang Q, Berthiaume F, Latina M, Yarmush ML, Low power laser irradiation stimulates the proliferation of adult human Retinal Pigment Epithelial cells in culture, Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering, 2009; 2(1): 87-103
  • Fang Q, Carp SA, Selb J, Boverman G, Zhang Q, Kopans DB, Moore RH, Miller EL, Brooks DH, Boas DA. Combined optical imaging and mammography of the healthy breast: optical contrast derived from breast structure and compression, IEEE Trans Medical Imaging, 2009; 28(1):30-42
  • Zhang Q, Brown EN, Strangman GE. Adaptive filtering for global interference cancellation and real time recovery of evoked brain activity: a Monte Carlo simulation study. J Biomedical Optics, 2007; 12: 044014.
  • Zhang Q, Brown EN, Strangman GE. Adaptive filtering to reduce global interference in evoked brain activity detection: a human subject case study. J Biomedical Optics, 2007; 12: 064009.
  • Zhang Q, Brukilacchio TJ, Li A, Stott JJ, Chaves T, Wu T, Moore RH, Kopans DB, Boas DA. Co-registered Tomographic X-ray and Optical Breast Imaging. J Biomedical Optics, 2005; 10: 024033.
  • Boverman G, Miller EL, Li A, Zhang Q, Chaves T, Brooks DH and Boas DA. Quantitative spectroscopic diffuse optical tomography of the breast guided by imperfect a priori structural information. Phys Med Biol; 2005; 50: 3941–3956.
  • Li A, Boverman G, Zhang Y, Brooks D, Miller EL, Kilmer ME, Zhang Q, Hillman E, Boas DA. An optimal linear inverse solution given multiple priors in diffuse optical tomography, Applied Optics, 2005; 44: 1948-1956.
  • Li A, Zhang Q, Culver JP, Miller EL, D.A. Boas, Reconstructing chromophore concentration images directly by continuous-wave diffuse optical tomography, Optics Letters, 2004; 29: 256-258.
  • Li A, Miller EL, Kilmer ME, Brukilacchio TJ, Chaves T, Stott J, Zhang Q, Chorlton M, Moore RH, Kopans DB, Boas DA. Tomographic Optical Breast Imaging Guided by 3-D Mammography, Applied Optics, 2003; 42: 5181-5190.
  • Milstein AB, Oh S, Webb KJ, Bouman CA, Zhang Q, Boas DA, Millane RP. Fluorescence Optical Diffusion Tomography, Applied Optics, 2003; 42: 3081- 3094.
  • Boas DA, Brooks DH, Miller EL, DiMarzio CA, Kilmer M, Gaudette RJ, Zhang Q. “Imaging the body with diffuse optical tomography.” IEEE Signal Processing, 2001; 18: 57-75.
  • Hueber DM, Franceschini MA, Ma HY, Zhang Q, Ballesteros JR, Fantini S, Wallace D, Ntziachristos V, Chance B. Non-invasive and quantitative near-infrared haemoglobin spectrometry in the piglet brain during hypoxic stress, using a frequency-domain multi-distance instrument, Phys Med Biol 2001; 46: 41-62.
  • Zhang Q, Ma HY, Nioka S, Chance B. Study of near infrared technology for intracranial hematoma detection, J Biomedical Optics, 2000; 5: 206-213.