Dumoulin Lab

Research

MR-guided Interventions​

  • Image guided needle biopsy​
  • Image guided robotics
Student in MRI machine

MR-compatible robot for image-guided arthroscopy​; Joint effort with Prof. Kevin Cleary at Children’s National Hospital, Washington, DC​

Two students setting up the MRI machine

MR-compatible laser guide for image guided interventions​

MR-guided Focused Ultrasound​

  • Non-invasive targeted tissue destruction

MR rheology of the brain​

  • A Weighted Head Accelerator Mechanism (WHAM)​
Kid hitting a soccer ball with his head

What happens when you hit a soccer ball with your head?​

WHAM machine

The WHAM moves the head of a subject during MR imaging to reveal brain motion ​

Magnetic Resonance Engineering​

  • Making MR faster​ 
  • Making MR quieter​ 
  • Making MR smaller​
Baby MRI machine in NICU

1.5 Tesla designed and built by the lab for imaging premature babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)​

Diagram of an MRI for babies

Research

Faculty

Headshot of Charles Dumoulin

Charles Dumoulin

Scientific Director, Professor, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, COM Radiology Pediatrics

Childrens Hospital Bldg R

513-636-7721