University of Hawaii Neuroscience and MRI Research Program

Research Team

Postdoctoral Researchers

Vanessa Douet, Ph.D

Vanessa Douet is a research specialist in the Dept. of Medicine working with Dr. Linda Chang. Her research currently focuses on genetic influences on brain development, plasticity and neurodegeneration. She is also interested in studying the molecular mechanisms associated with structural brain changes in methamphetamine users and in HIV-infected individuals.

Email: douet -AT- hawaii -DOT- edu
  Benjamin Zahneisen, Ph.D

Dr. Zahneisen is a Physicist and a Research Specialist in the Department of Medicine working with Dr. Thomas Ernst. His current research focuses on the development of optical motion tracking techniques for MRI.  He also works on the development of ultrafast fMRI sequences (MR-Encephalography) using tailored k-space trajectories (concentric shells, 3D rosette).

benjamin-DOT-zahneisen -AT- gmail -DOT- com
Nataliya Holmes M.D.

Dr. Nataliya Holmes is working with Dr. Linda Chang and Dr. Dan Alicata. She is currently providing clinical research support for several Clinical Neuroimaging studies. She will also participate in a NIDA funded Clinical Trial to study a medication for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence.

andreis -AT- hawaii -DOT- edu
Aditya Singh, Ph.D

Dr. Singh received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University of Hawaii at Manoa. He is currently working with Dr. Thomas Ernst on real time motion correction algorithms in MR scanner using Moire Phase Tracking system. His research interests include bio-medical electronics and systems, wireless bio-sensing, sensors and RF and microwave systems.

Email: singha -AT- hawaii -DOT- edu

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