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Jacob Tippetts

Jacob Tippetts - Graduate Research Assistant

WEB 3720
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advisor Sarang Joshi

Background

Currently a student in the MS/BS biomedical engineering program at the University of Utah.
Worked as a research assistant on awake-state fMRI studies in down-syndrome analog mice (image acquisition and processing)

Current Responsibilities

  • Development and validation of low-cost, MRI-guided stereotactic micro-injection system
  • Distortion and intensity correction for DWMRI imaging data
  • DSI-based tractography

Research Interests

  • Advanced MRI theory and application (especially DW methods)
  • Computational modeling of human pathology
  • Applied physics and mathematics