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Tales de Souza Santini

Visiting Research Assistant Professor
Bioengineering Department


BSc in Electrical Engineering, University of Sao Paulo, 2006 - 2010

MSc in Electrical Engineering, University of Sao Paulo, 2012 - 2014

PhD in Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, 2014 - 2019

Arezza, N.J.J., Santini, T., Omer, M., & Baron, C.A.A. (2023). Estimation of free water-corrected microscopic fractional anisotropy. FRONTIERS IN NEUROSCIENCE, 17, 1074730.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2023.1074730.

McGuigan, B.N., Santini, T., Keshavan, M.S., & Prasad, K.M. (2023). Gene Expressions Preferentially Influence Cortical Thickness of Human Connectome Project Atlas Parcellated Regions in First-Episode Antipsychotic-Naïve Psychoses. Schizophr Bull Open, 4(1), sgad019.Oxford University Press (OUP). doi: 10.1093/schizbullopen/sgad019.

Varela-Mattatall, G., Dubovan, P.I.I., Santini, T., Gilbert, K.M.M., Menon, R.S.S., & Baron, C.A.A. (2023). Single-shot spiral diffusion-weighted imaging at 7T using expanded encoding with compressed sensing. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IN MEDICINE, 90(2), 615-623.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/mrm.29666.

Mani, A., Santini, T., Puppala, R., Dahl, M., Venkatesh, S., Walker, E., DeHaven, M., Isitan, C., Ibrahim, T.S., Wang, L., Zhang, T., Gong, E., Barrios-Martinez, J., Yeh, F.C., Krafty, R., Mettenburg, J.M., & Xia, Z. (2021). Applying Deep Learning to Accelerated Clinical Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Multiple Sclerosis. FRONTIERS IN NEUROLOGY, 12, 685276.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2021.685276.

Santini, T., Koo, M., Farhat, N., Campos, V.P., Alkhateeb, S., Vieira, M.A.C., Butters, M.A., Rosano, C., Aizenstein, H.J., Mettenburg, J., Novelli, E.M., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2021). Analysis of hippocampal subfields in sickle cell disease using ultrahigh field MRI. NEUROIMAGE-CLINICAL, 30, 102655.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2021.102655.

Santini, T., Wood, S., Krishnamurthy, N., Martins, T., Aizenstein, H.J., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2021). Improved 7 Tesla transmit field homogeneity with reduced electromagnetic power deposition using coupled Tic Tac Toe antennas. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 11(1), 3370.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-79807-9.

Wood, S., Santini, T., Krishnamurthy, N., Martins, T., Farhat, N., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2021). A comprehensive electromagnetic evaluation of an MRI anthropomorphic head phantom. NMR IN BIOMEDICINE, 34(3), e4441.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nbm.4441.

Smagula, S.F., Stahl, S.T., Santini, T., Banihashemi, L., Hall, M.H., Ibrahim, T.S., III, R.C.F., Krafty, R.T., Aizenstein, H.J., & Zhan, L. (2020). White Matter Integrity Underlying Depressive Symptoms in Dementia Caregivers. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY, 28(5), 578-582.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2019.11.010.

Borges, M.A., Prado, M., Santini, T.R.D.S., Barbosa, A.H.P., Moreira, A.C., Ishibe, E.I., Katz, M., & Cintra, F.D. (2019). Development and clinical validation of a non-invasive, beat-to-beat blood pressure monitoring device, compared to invasive blood pressure monitoring during coronary angiography. Einstein (Sao Paulo), 17(2), eAO4156.Sociedade Beneficente Israelita Brasileira Hospital Albert Einstein. doi: 10.31744/einstein_journal/2019AO4156.

Farhat, N.S., Theiss, R., Santini, T., Ibrahim, T.S., & Aizenstein, H.J. (2019). Neuroimaging of Small Vessel Disease in Late-Life Depression. FRONTIERS IN PSYCHIATRY: ARTIFCIAL INTELLIGENCE, PRECISION MEDICINE, AND OTHER PARADIGM SHIFTS, 1192, 95-115.Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-32-9721-0_5.

Krishnamurthy, N., Santini, T., Wood, S., Kim, J., Zhao, T., Aizenstein, H.J., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2019). Computational and experimental evaluation of the Tic-Tac-Toe RF coil for 7 Tesla MRI. PLOS ONE, 14(1), e0209663.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0209663.

Santini, T., Kim, J., Wood, S., Krishnamurthy, N., Farhat, N., Maciel, C., Raval, S., Zhao, T., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2018). A new RF transmit coil for foot and ankle imaging at 7T MRI. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING, 45, 1-6.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2017.09.005.

Santini, T., Zhao, Y., Wood, S., Krishnamurthy, N., Kim, J., Farhat, N., Alkhateeb, S., Martins, T., Koo, M., Zhao, T., Aizenstein, H.J., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2018). In-vivo and numerical analysis of the eigenmodes produced by a multi-level Tic-Tac-Toe head transmit array for 7 Tesla MRI. PLOS ONE, 13(11), e0206127.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0206127.

Smagula, S.F., Karim, H.T., Rangarajan, A., Santos, F.P., Wood, S.C., Santini, T., Jakicic, J.M., III, R.C.F., Cameron, J.L., Vallejo, A.N., Butters, M.A., Rosano, C., Ibrahim, T.S., Erickson, K.I., & Aizenstein, H.J. (2018). Association of Hippocampal Substructure Resting-State Functional Connectivity with Memory Performance in Older Adults. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY, 26(6), 690-699.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2018.03.003.

Kim, J., Santini, T., Bae, K.T., Krishnamurthy, N., Zhao, Y., Zhao, T., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2017). Development of a 7 T RF coil system for breast imaging. NMR IN BIOMEDICINE, 30(1).Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nbm.3664.

Raval, S.B., Britton, C.A., Zhao, T., Krishnamurthy, N., Santini, T., Gorantla, V.S., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2017). Ultra-high field upper extremity peripheral nerve and non-contrast enhanced vascular imaging. PLOS ONE, 12(6), e0175629.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175629.

Wood, S., Krishnamurthy, N., Santini, T., Raval, S., Farhat, N., Holmes, J.A., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2017). Design and fabrication of a realistic anthropomorphic heterogeneous head phantom for MR purposes. PLOS ONE, 12(8), e0183168.Public Library of Science (PLoS). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0183168.

Kim, J., Krishnamurthy, N., Santini, T., Zhao, Y., Zhao, T., Bae, K.T., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2016). Experimental and numerical analysis of B1+ field and SAR with a new transmit array design for 7 T breast MRI. JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE, 269, 55-64.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jmr.2016.04.012.

Raval, S.B., Zhao, T., Krishnamurthy, N., Santini, T., Britton, C., Gorantla, V.S., & Ibrahim, T.S. (2016). Ultra-high-field RF coil development for evaluating upper extremity imaging applications. NMR IN BIOMEDICINE, 29(12), 1768-1779.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/nbm.3582.

Santini, T.R.S., Ibrahim, T.S., & Maciel, C.D. (2016). Load-insensitive active quasi-circulator for continuous-wave Doppler ultrasound applications. ELECTRONICS LETTERS, 52(22), 1823-1824.Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). doi: 10.1049/el.2016.2574.

Filho, M.A.O., Marra, A.R., Magnus, T.P., Rodrigues, R.D., Prado, M., de Souza Santini, T.R., Victor, E.D.S., Ishibe, E.I., Pavao dos Santos, O.F., & Edmond, M.B. (2014). Comparison of human and electronic observation for the measurement of compliance with hand hygiene. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, 42(11), 1188-1192.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2014.07.031.

Liang, L., Zimmermann Rollin, I., Alikaya, A., Ho, J.C., Santini, T., Bostan, A.C., Schwerdt, H.N., Stauffer, W.R., Ibrahim, T.S., Pirondini, E., & Schaeffer, D.J. An open-source MRI compatible frame for multimodal presurgical mapping in macaque and capuchin monkeys. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. doi: 10.1101/2024.02.17.580767.

Liou, J.J., Li, J., Berardinelli, J., Jin, H., Santini, T., Noh, J., Farhat, N., Wu, M., Aizenstein, H., Mettenburg, J.M., Yong, W., Head, E., Ikonomovic, M., Ibrahim, T., & Kofler, J. Correlating hippocampal and amygdala volumes with neuropathological burden in neurodegenerative diseases using 7T postmortem MRI. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. doi: 10.1101/2024.05.15.24307354.

Santini, T., Koo, M., Farhat, N., Campos, V.P., Alkhateeb, S., Vieira, M.A.C., Butters, M.A., Rosano, C., Aizenstein, H.J., Mettenburg, J., Novelli, E.M., & Ibrahim, T.S. Analysis of Hippocampal Subfields in Sickle Cell Disease Using Ultrahigh Field MRI. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. doi: 10.1101/2020.11.10.377564.

Santini, T.R.D.S. Projeto e análise de aplicações de circuladores ativos para a operação em frequências de ultrassom Doppler de ondas contínuas. Universidade de Sao Paulo, Agencia USP de Gestao da Informacao Academica (AGUIA).