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Vikas Gulani, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology; Secondary Appointments: Biomedical Engineering, and Urology; Member, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center; Director of MRI 216.844.3112 (o)

University Hospitals
Bolwell Building Room B120
11100 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106


Research Interests

  • MR Relaxometry
  • Perfusion MRI
  • Diffusion MRI
  • Image acquisition and reconstruction
  • Body MRI

  • Fellowship, Body MRI, University of Michigan
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, University of Michigan
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department of Physics, Universität Würzburg, Germany
  • MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana
  • PhD, Physiology (Biophysics), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • BS, Chemical Engineering, UCLA
  1. Magnetic resonance fingerprinting (MRF) for rapid quantitative abdominal imaging. Radiology.2016. In press.
  2. Free-breathing liver perfusion imaging using 3-dimensional through-time spiral generalized autocalibrating partially parallel acquistion acceleration. Invest Radiol. 2015; 50(6):367-75. PMID:25946703
  3. Rapid volumetric t1 mapping of the abdomen using three-dimensional through-time spiral GRAPPA. Magn Reson Med. 2015. May 18. doi: 10.1002/mrm.25693 [Epub ahead of print.]
  4. MR fingerprinting using fast imaging with steady state precession (FISP) with spiral readout. Magn Reson Med. 2015;74(6):1621-1631.
  5. MR Fingerprinting (MRF), Nature 2013;495:187-92.
  6. IR TrueFISP with a golden-ratio-based radial readout: fast quantification of T1, T2, and proton density. Magn Reson Med. 2013 Jan; 69(1):71-81.
  7. Apparent diffusion tensor measurements in myelin-deficient rat spinal cords, Magn. Reson. Med., 2001;45:191-195, 2001.