May 25, 2018



  • Lei, S. Rodriguez, M. Jayachandran, E. Solis, K. Epnere, F. Perez-Clavijo, S. Wigley, A. Godavarty, “Assessing the healing of venous leg ulcers using a non-contact optical imaging approach,” Advances in Wound Care (submitted 24 May 2017).
  • Rodriguez, J. Lei, M. Jayachandran, E. Solis, K. Epnere, S. Gonzalez, Y-J Jung, S. Wigley, F. Perez-Clavijo, C. Buscemi, A. Godavarty, “Diffuse optical images differentiate healing from non-healing wounds in diabetic foot ulcers,” Appl. Opt. (submitted Feb 2017)


  • Zhu, A. Godavarty, “Review Article: Near-infrared fluorescence-enhanced optical tomography” BioMed Research International 2016(2016).
  • Jayachandran, S. Rodriguez, E. Solis, A. Godavarty, “Non-invasive optical technologies for wound imaging: A review,” Advances in Wound Care (Invited Review for Special Topics on Wound Imaging).


  • J. Erickson-Bhatt, M. Roman, J. Gonzalez, A. Nunez, R. Kiszonas, C. Lopez-Penalver, A. Godavarty, “Noninvasive surface imaging of breast cancer in humans using a hand-held optical imager,” Biomedical Optics Express 1.
  • Godavarty, P.N. Someshwara Rao, Y. Khandavilli, Y-J. Jung, “Diabetic wound imaging using a non-contact near-infrared optical scanner: A pilot study,” J. Diabetes Science and Technology (Letter to Editor).
  • Y-J. Jung, M. Roman, J. Carrasquilla, S. J. Erickson, Godavarty, “Non-contact Deep Tissue Imaging using a Hand-Held Near-infrared Optical Scanner,” J Med Diagn Meth.
  • Y-J. Jung, J. Gonzalez, Godavarty, “Functional NIR imaging reconstruction based on spatio-temporal feature: Venous occlusion studies,” Appl. Opt.
  • Godavarty, S. Rodriguez, Y-J. Jung, S. Gonzalez, “Optical imaging for breast cancer pre-screening,” Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy 7:1-17 (2015) (Invited paper).


  • Chaudhary, M. Hall, J. Gonzalez, L. Elbaum, M. Bloyer, A. Godavarty, “Motor response investigation in individuals with cerebral palsy and controls using near infrared spectroscopy: A pilot study,” Appl. Opt.


  • Roman, J. Gonzalez, J. Carrasquilla, S. J. Erickson, R. Akhter, A. Godavarty, “Resolution of a gen-2 hand-held optical imager: Diffuse and fluorescence imaging studies,” Applied Optics.
  • Zhang, U. Chaudhary, S. Das, S. Thomas, A. Godavarty, A. Agarwal, “Effect of Porosity on Photocatalytic Activity of Plasma Sprayed TiO2 Coating”, J. Therm. Spray. Tech., (in press)
  • Zhang, U. Chaudhary, D. Lahiri, A. Godavarty, A. Agarwal, “Photocatalytic activity of spark plasma sintered TiO2–graphene nanoplatelet composite” Scripta Materialia.
  • Gonzalez, M. Roman, S. J, Erickson, A. Godavarty, “Near-infrared hand-held optical imaging technology,” Journal of Indian Institute of Sciences. (invited review)
  • Zhu, A. Godavarty, “Functional connectivity in the brain in joint attention skills using near infrared spectroscopy and imaging” Behavioral Brain Research.
  • J. Erickson, S. L. Martinez, J. DeCerce, A. Romero, L. Caldera, A. Godavarty, “Three-dimensional fluorescence tomography of human breast tissues in vivo using a hand-held optical imager,” Physics in Medicine and Biology.
  • Hall, U. Chaudhary, G. Rey, A. Godavarty, “Fronto-temporal mapping and connectivity using NIRS for language-related paradigms,” J. Neurolinguistics.
  • Gonzalez, M. Roman, M. Hall, A. Godavarty, “Gen-2 Hand-held Optical Imager towards Cancer Imaging: Reflectance and Transillumination Phantom Studies,” Sensors.
  • Gonzalez, J. DeCerce, S. J. Erickson, S. L. Martinez, A. Nunez, M. Roman, B. Traub, A. Flores, S. M. Roberts, E. Hernandez, W. Aguirre, R. Kiszonas, A. Godavarty, “Hand-held optical imager (Gen-2): Improved instrumentation and target detectability,” J. Biomedical Optics.
  • J. Erickson, A. Godavarty, S. L. Martinez, J. Gonzalez, A. Romero, M. Roman, A. Nunez, J. Ge, S. Regalado, R. Kiszonas, C. Lopez-Penalver, “Hand-held optical devices for breast cancer: Spectroscopic and 3D tomographic imaging,” J. Sel. Top. Quant. Elect.


  • Chaudhary, B. Zhu, A. Godavarty, “Frontal cortical connectivity and lateralization of joint attention experience using near infrared spectroscopy,” J. Near Infrared Spectroscopy.
  • Chaudhary, M. Hall, J. DeCerce, G. Rey, A. Godavarty, “Frontal activation and connectivity using near infrared spectroscopy: Verbal fluency language task,” Brain Research Bulletin.


  • J. Erickson,S. L. Martinez, J. Gonzalez, L. Caldera, A. Godavarty, “Improved detection limits using a hand-held optical imager with coregistration capabilities,” Biomedical Optics Express.
  • Ge, S. J. Erickson, A. Godavarty, “Multi-projection fluorescence optical tomography using a hand-held probe-based optical imager: Phantom studies,” Applied Optics.
  • Regalado, B. Zhu, J. Ge, S. J. Erickson, A. Godavarty, “Automated coregistered imaging using a hand-held probe-based optical imager,” Rev. Sci. Instr.
  • J. Erickson, J. Ge, A. Sanchez, A. Godavarty, “Two-dimensional fast surface imaging using a hand-held optical device: In-vitro and in-vivo fluorescence studies,” Trans. Oncology.


  • Ge., S. J. Erickson, A. Godavarty, “Fluorescence tomographic imaging using a hand-held probe based optical imager: Extensive phantom studies,” Applied Optics.
  • Zhu, N. Yadav, N. Patel, G. Rey, A. Godavarty, “Diffuse optical imaging of brain activation to joint attention experience,” Behavioral Brain Research.


  • Zhu, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, M. Eppstein, A. Godavarty. (2008) “Noise filtration in fluorescence-enhanced optical tomography: Breast Phantom Studies,” Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering.
  • Erickson, A. Godavarty, “Hand-Held Based Near-Infrared Optical Imaging Systems: A Review.” Medical Engineering and Physics 2008.
  • J Ge, B Zhu, S Regalado, A Godavarty, “Three-dimensional fluorescence-enhanced optical tomography using a hand-held probe based imaging system”, Phys.


  • Jayachandran, J. Ge, S. Regalado, A. Godavarty, “Design and development of a hand-held optical probe towards fluorescence diagnostic imaging” J. Biomedical Optics.
  • Zhu, M. Eppstein, E. Sevick-Muraca and A. Godavarty, “Noise pre-filtering techniques in fluorescence-enhanced optical tomography”, Optics Express.
  • Roy, A. Godavarty, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, “Fluorescence-enhanced three-dimensional lifetime imaging: a phantom study,” Phy Med Biol. 


  • Roy, A. Godavarty and E.M. Sevick-Muraca, “Fluorescence-enhanced optical tomography of a large tissue phantom using point illumination geometries,” J. Biomedical Optics.


  • Godavarty, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, M. J. Eppstein, “Three-dimensional fluorescence lifetime tomography,” Medical Physics.
  • Godavarty, M. J. Eppstein, C. Zhang, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, “Detection of single and multiple targets in tissue phantoms using fluorescence-enhanced optical imaging,” Radiology.
  • Fedele, J. P. Laible, A. Godavarty, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, M. J. Eppstein, “Fluorescence photon migration by the boundary element method”, J. Computational Physics.
  • Roy, A. B. Thompson, A. Godavarty, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, “Tomographic fluorescence imaging in tissue phantoms: A novel reconstruction algorithm and imaging geometry” IEEE Transactions in Medical Imaging 


  • Godavarty, C. Zhang, M. J. Eppstein, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, “Fluorescence-enhanced optical imaging of large phantoms using single and simultaneous dual point illumination geometries,” Medical Physics. (Sylvia Sorkin Greenfield Award for Best Paper in Medical Physics for year 2004) 
  • Godavarty, A. B. Thompson, R. Roy, M. J. Eppstein, C. Zhang, M. Gurfinkel, E. M. Sevick-Muraca, “Diagnostic imaging of breast cancer using fluorescence-enhanced optical tomography: phantom studies,” J. Biomedical Optics: Special edition on Biomedical Optics and Women’s Health.