Thomas Koesters

Thomas Koesters, Ph.D.
Research Scientist
Key Personnel
4th Floor 660 First Avenue New York, NY 10016
Educational Details: 

2006 - University of Muenster, Germany-Diploma

2010 - University of Muenster, Germany-Ph.D

2012 - University of Muenster, Germany-Post-Doc

Selected Publications: 
  1. Gottschlag H, Kösters T, Vernekohl D, Reygers K, Schäfers KP, Wübbeling F, Wessels JP. Towards quantitative image reconstruction using monte-carlo simulations in multi-wire proportional chamber-based small animal PET. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, in press.
  2. Fieseler M, Kugel H, Gigengack F, Kösters T, Büther F, Quick HH, Faber C, Jiang X, Schäfers K. A dynamic thorax phantom for the assessment of cardiac and respiratory motion correction in PET/MRI: A preliminary evaluation, Special Issue of Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A. Feb 21, 2013: 72:59-63.
  3. Konik A, Kösters T, Madsen MT, Sunderland JJ. Evaluation of attenuation and scatter correction requirements as a function of object size in small animal PET imaging. In Transactions on Nuclear Science, IEEE. 2011;58(5):2308-14.
  4. Schellmann M, Gorlatch S, Meiländer D, Kösters T, Schäfers KP, Wübbeling F, Burger M. Parallel medical image reconstruction: from graphics processors to grids. In Parallel Computing Technologies, ser. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, V. Malyshkin, Ed. Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2009; 5698:457-73.
  5. Dawood M, Kösters T, Fieseler M, Büther F, Jiang X, Wübbeling F, Schäfers KP. Motion correction in respiratory gated cardiac PET/CT using multi-scale optical flow. Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv. 2008;11(Pt 2):155-62.
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Philanthropic Support

We gratefully acknowledge generous support for radiology research at NYU Langone Medical Center from:
• The Big George Foundation
• Raymond and Beverly Sackler
• Bernard and Irene Schwartz

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