Joseph Rispoli

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Assistant Professor - Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University

Contact Info:
MJIS 3035 

Training Group(s):
Integrative Neuroscience
Biomolecular Structure and Biophysics

Active Mentor - currently hosting PULSe students for laboratory rotations and recruiting PULSe students into the laboratory; serves on preliminary exam committees

Current Research Interests:

Dr. Rispoli’s research incorporates novel methodology and instrumentation for magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy. He is particularly interested in anatomically-tailored radiofrequency coil design and in vivo spectroscopy, for research applications in neuroscience and breast cancer.

Selected Publications:

Y. Zou, W. Zhu, H.-C. Yang, I. Jang, N.L. Vike, D.O. Svaldi, T.E. Shenk, V.N. Poole, E.L. Breedlove, G.G. Tamer, Jr., L.J. Leverenz, U. Dydak, E.A. Nauman, Y. Tong, T.M. Talavage, J.V. Rispoli, “Development of brain atlases for early-to-middle adolescent collision-sport athletes,” Scientific Reports, 2021;11(1):6440. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-85518-6.

X. Li, J.W. Pan, N.I. Avdievich, H.P. Hetherington, J.V. Rispoli, “Electromagnetic simulation of a 16-channel head transceiver at 7 T using circuit-spatial optimization,” Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2021;85(6):3463-3478. A.

Chhetri, S.A. Lelièvre, J.V. Rispoli, “3D cell culture for the study of microenvironment-mediated mechanical stimuli to the cell nucleus: An important step for cancer research,” Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences, 2021. doi: 10.3389/fmolb.2021.628386.

A. Chhetri, X. Li, J.V. Rispoli, “Current and Emerging Magnetic Resonance-Based Techniques for Breast Cancer,” Frontiers in Medicine, 2020;7(175). doi: 10.3389/fmed.2020.00175.

J. Vincent, J.V. Rispoli, “Conductive-thread based stretchable and flexible radiofrequency coils for magnetic resonance imaging,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 2019;67(8):2187-2193. doi: 10.1109/TBME.2019.2956682.

N. Vike, J. Tang, T. Talavage, R. Shi, J. Rispoli, “Determination of acrolein-associated T1 and T2 relaxation times and noninvasive quantification using NMR and magnetic resonance spectroscopy,” Applied Magnetic Resonance, 2019;50:1291-1303. doi: 10.1007/s00723-019-01148-2.

K.A. Hopkins, N. Vike, X. Li, J. Kennedy, E. Simmons, J. Rispoli, L. Solorio, “Noninvasive characterization of in situ forming implant diffusivity using diffusion-weighted MRI,” Journal of Controlled Release, 2019;309:289-301. doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2019.07.019.

X. Li, J.V. Rispoli, “Toward 7T Breast MRI Clinical Study: Safety Assessment via Simulation of Heterogeneous Breast Models in Radiofrequency Exposure,” Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2019;81:1307-1321. doi: 10.1002/mrm.27395.

S. Bari, D.O. Svaldi, I. Jang; T.E. Shenk, V.N. Poole, T. Lee, U. Dydak, J.V. Rispoli, E.A. Nauman, T.M. Talavage, “Dependence on Subconcussive Impacts of Brain Metabolism in Collision Sports Athletes: An MR Spectroscopy Study,” Brain Imaging and Behavior, 2019;13(3):735-479. doi: 10.1007/s11682-018-9861-9

M.P. McDougall, S. Cheshkov, J. Rispoli, C. Malloy, I. Dimitrov, S.M. Wright, “Quadrature transmit coil for breast imaging at 7 tesla using forced current excitation for improved homogeneity,” Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 2014;40(5):1165-1173. doi: 10.1002/jmri.24473

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