Adam W. Anderson, Ph.D.

Professor

adam.anderson@vanderbilt.edu

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Faculty Appointments
Professor of Biomedical Engineering Professor of Radiology & Radiological Sciences
Education
Ph.D., Physics, Yale University, New Haven, ConnecticutM.Phil., Physics, Yale University, New Haven, ConnecticutM.S., Physics, Yale University, New Haven, ConnecticutB.A., Physics & Philosophy, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Office Address
1161 21st Avenue South
AA-1105 MCN
Nashville, TN 37232-2310
Research Keywords
Brain Imaging
Publications
Mishra A, Lu Y, Choe AS, Aldroubi A, Gore JC, Anderson AW, Ding Z. An image-processing toolset for diffusion tensor tractography. Magn Reson Imaging [print-electronic]. 2007 Apr; 25(3): 365-76. PMID: 17371726, PMCID: PMC2719760, PII: S0730-725X(06)00328-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2006.10.006, ISSN: 0730-725X.

Driesen NR, Goldberg PA, Anderson AW, Tang L, Flanagan DE, Sherwin RS, Gore JC. Hypoglycemia reduces the blood-oxygenation level dependent signal in primary auditory and visual cortex: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study. J. Neurosci. Res. 2007 Feb 2/15/2007; 85(3): 575-82. PMID: 17154420, DOI: 10.1002/jnr.21146, ISSN: 0360-4012.

Mishra A, Lu Y, Meng J, Anderson AW, Ding Z. Unified framework for anisotropic interpolation and smoothing of diffusion tensor images. Neuroimage [print-electronic]. 2006 Jul 7/15/2006; 31(4): 1525-35. PMID: 16624586, PII: S1053-8119(06)00126-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2006.02.031, ISSN: 1053-8119.

Anderson AW, Heptulla RA, Driesen N, Flanagan D, Goldberg PA, Jones TW, Rife F, Sarofin H, Tamborlane W, Sherwin R, Gore JC. Effects of hypoglycemia on human brain activation measured with fMRI. Magn Reson Imaging [print-electronic]. 2006 Jul; 24(6): 693-7. PMID: 16824963, PII: S0730-725X(06)00151-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2006.03.013, ISSN: 0730-725X.

Lu Y, Aldroubi A, Gore JC, Anderson AW, Ding Z. Improved fiber tractography with Bayesian tensor regularization. Neuroimage [print-electronic]. 2006 Jul 7/1/2006; 31(3): 1061-74. PMID: 16563804, PII: S1053-8119(06)00087-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2006.01.043, ISSN: 1053-8119.

Anderson AW. Measurement of fiber orientation distributions using high angular resolution diffusion imaging. Magn Reson Med. 2005 Nov; 54(5): 1194-206. PMID: 16161109, DOI: 10.1002/mrm.20667, ISSN: 0740-3194.

Ding Z, Preiningerova J, Cannistraci CJ, Vollmer TL, Gore JC, Anderson AW. Quantification of multiple sclerosis lesion load and brain tissue volumetry using multiparameter MRI: methodology and reproducibility. Magn Reson Imaging. 2005 Apr; 23(3): 445-52. PMID: 15862645, PII: S0730-725X(05)00005-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2004.12.005, ISSN: 0730-725X.

Zhao Y, Anderson AW, Gore JC. Computer simulation studies of the effects of dynamic shimming on susceptibility artifacts in EPI at high field. J. Magn. Reson. 2005 Mar; 173(1): 10-22. PMID: 15705507, PII: S1090-7807(04)00357-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2004.11.009, ISSN: 1090-7807.

Ding Z, Gore JC, Anderson AW. Reduction of noise in diffusion tensor images using anisotropic smoothing. Magn Reson Med. 2005 Feb; 53(2): 485-90. PMID: 15678537, DOI: 10.1002/mrm.20339, ISSN: 0740-3194.

Sheikh SF, Kubal WS, Anderson AW, Mutalik P. Longitudinal evaluation of apparent diffusion coefficient in children with neurofibromatosis type 1. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2003 Sep; 27(5): 681-6. PMID: 14501358, ISSN: 0363-8715.

Ding Z, Gore JC, Anderson AW. Classification and quantification of neuronal fiber pathways using diffusion tensor MRI. Magn Reson Med. 2003 Apr; 49(4): 716-21. PMID: 12652543, DOI: 10.1002/mrm.10415, ISSN: 0740-3194.

Johnson MK, Raye CL, Mitchell KJ, Greene EJ, Anderson AW. FMRI evidence for an organization of prefrontal cortex by both type of process and type of information. Cereb. Cortex. 2003 Mar; 13(3): 265-73. PMID: 12571116, ISSN: 1047-3211.

Damon BM, Ding Z, Anderson AW, Freyer AS, Gore JC. Validation of diffusion tensor MRI-based muscle fiber tracking. Magn Reson Med. 2002 Jul; 48(1): 97-104. PMID: 12111936, DOI: 10.1002/mrm.10198, ISSN: 0740-3194.

Gauthier I, Hayward WG, Tarr MJ, Anderson AW, Skudlarski P, Gore JC. BOLD activity during mental rotation and viewpoint-dependent object recognition. Neuron. 2002 Mar 3/28/2002; 34(1): 161-71. PMID: 11931750, PII: S0896627302006220, ISSN: 0896-6273.

Raj D, Anderson AW, Gore JC. Respiratory effects in human functional magnetic resonance imaging due to bulk susceptibility changes. Phys Med Biol. 2001 Dec; 46(12): 3331-40. PMID: 11768509, ISSN: 0031-9155.

Anderson AW. Theoretical analysis of the effects of noise on diffusion tensor imaging. Magn Reson Med. 2001 Dec; 46(6): 1174-88. PMID: 11746585, PII: 10.1002/mrm.1315, ISSN: 0740-3194.

Gore JC, Anderson AW, Does MD, Gochberg DF, Joers JM, Kennan RP, Parsons EC, Schachter M. The relationship of problems in biomedical MRI to the study of porous media. Magn Reson Imaging. 2001 Apr; 19(3-4): 295-300. PMID: 11445302, PII: S0730-725X(01)00239-9, ISSN: 0730-725X.

Anderson AW, Marois R, Colson ER, Peterson BS, Duncan CC, Ehrenkranz RA, Schneider KC, Gore JC, Ment LR. Neonatal auditory activation detected by functional magnetic resonance imaging. Magn Reson Imaging. 2001 Jan; 19(1): 1-5. PMID: 11295339, PII: S0730-725X(00)00231-9, ISSN: 0730-725X.

Raj D, Paley DP, Anderson AW, Kennan RP, Gore JC. A model for susceptibility artefacts from respiration in functional echo-planar magnetic resonance imaging. Phys Med Biol. 2000 Dec; 45(12): 3809-20. PMID: 11131201, ISSN: 0031-9155.

Schachter M, Does MD, Anderson AW, Gore JC. Measurements of restricted diffusion using an oscillating gradient spin-echo sequence. J. Magn. Reson. 2000 Dec; 147(2): 232-7. PMID: 11097814, PII: S1090-7807(00)92203-1, DOI: 10.1006/jmre.2000.2203, ISSN: 1090-7807.

Peterson BS, Vohr B, Staib LH, Cannistraci CJ, Dolberg A, Schneider KC, Katz KH, Westerveld M, Sparrow S, Anderson AW, Duncan CC, Makuch RW, Gore JC, Ment LR. Regional brain volume abnormalities and long-term cognitive outcome in preterm infants. JAMA. 2000 Oct 10/18/2000; 284(15): 1939-47. PMID: 11035890, PII: joc00361, ISSN: 0098-7484.

Anderson AW, Xie J, Pizzonia J, Bronen RA, Spencer DD, Gore JC. Effects of cell volume fraction changes on apparent diffusion in human cells. Magn Reson Imaging. 2000 Jul; 18(6): 689-95. PMID: 10930778, PII: S0730-725X(00)00147-8, ISSN: 0730-725X.

Gauthier I, Tarr MJ, Moylan J, Skudlarski P, Gore JC, Anderson AW. The fusiform "face area" is part of a network that processes faces at the individual level. J Cogn Neurosci. 2000 May; 12(3): 495-504. PMID: 10931774, ISSN: 0898-929X.

Schultz RT, Gauthier I, Klin A, Fulbright RK, Anderson AW, Volkmar F, Skudlarski P, Lacadie C, Cohen DJ, Gore JC. Abnormal ventral temporal cortical activity during face discrimination among individuals with autism and Asperger syndrome. Arch. Gen. Psychiatry. 2000 Apr; 57(4): 331-40. PMID: 10768694, ISSN: 0003-990X.

Gauthier I, Skudlarski P, Gore JC, Anderson AW. Expertise for cars and birds recruits brain areas involved in face recognition. Nat. Neurosci. 2000 Feb; 3(2): 191-7. PMID: 10649576, DOI: 10.1038/72140, ISSN: 1097-6256.

I. Gauthier, M.J. Tarr, J. Moylan, A.W. Anderson, and J.C. Go.. Does subordinate-level categorisation engage the functionally defined face area?. Journal of Cognitive Neuropsychology. 2000; 17: 143-63.

R.T. Schultz, I. Gauthier, A. Klin, R. Fulbright, A. Anderson, F. Volkmar, P. Skudlarski, C. Lacadie, D.J. Cohen, and J.C. Gore. Abnormal ventral temporal cortical activity among individuals with autism and Asperger syndrome during face discrimination. Archives of General. 2000; 57: 331-40.

I. Gauthier, M.J. Tarr, J. Moylan, P. Skudlarski, J.C. Gore, and A.W. Anderson. The fusiform face area1 is part of a network that processes faces at the individual level. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 2000; 12: 495-504.

M. Schachter, M.D. Does, A.W. Anderson and J.C. Gore. . Measurements of restricted diffusion using an oscillating gradient spin echo sequence. Journal of Magnetic Resonance. 2000; 147: 232-7.

Stables LA, Kennan RP, Anderson AW, Gore JC. Density matrix simulations of the effects of J coupling in spin echo and fast spin echo imaging. J. Magn. Reson. 1999 Oct; 140(2): 305-14. PMID: 10497037, PII: S1090-7807(98)91655-X, DOI: 10.1006/jmre.1998.1655, ISSN: 1090-7807.

Gauthier I, Tarr MJ, Anderson AW, Skudlarski P, Gore JC. Activation of the middle fusiform 'face area' increases with expertise in recognizing novel objects. Nat. Neurosci. 1999 Jun; 2(6): 568-73. PMID: 10448223, DOI: 10.1038/9224, ISSN: 1097-6256.

Peterson BS, Skudlarski P, Gatenby JC, Zhang H, Anderson AW, Gore JC. An fMRI study of Stroop word-color interference: evidence for cingulate subregions subserving multiple distributed attentional systems. Biol. Psychiatry. 1999 May 5/15/1999; 45(10): 1237-58. PMID: 10349031, PII: S0006-3223(99)00056-6, ISSN: 0006-3223.

Stables LA, Kennan RP, Anderson AW, Constable RT, Gore JC. Analysis of J coupling-induced fat suppression in DIET imaging. J. Magn. Reson. 1999 Feb; 136(2): 143-51. PMID: 9986756, PII: S1090-7807(98)91628-7, DOI: 10.1006/jmre.1998.1628, ISSN: 1090-7807.

L.A. Stables, R.P. Kennan, A.W. Anderson, R.T. Constable and J.C. Gore. Analysis of J coupling-induced fat suppression in DIET imaging. J. Magn. Reson. 1999; 136: 143-51.

B.S. Peterson, P. Skudlarski, J.C. Gatenby, H. Zhang, A.W. Anderson and J.C. Gore. An fMRI study of Stroop word-color interference: evidence for cingulate subregions subserving multiple distributed attentional systems. Biological Psychiatry. 1999; 1237-58.

L.K. Masuoka, A.W. Anderson, J.C. Gore, G. McCarthy, D.D. Spencer and E.J. Novotny. . Functional magnetic resonance imaging identifies abnormal visual cortical function in patients with occipital lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia. 1999; 40: 1248-53.

LA. Stables, R.P. Kennan, A.W. Anderson, and J.C. Gore. Density Matrix Simulations of the Effects of J Coupling in Spin Echo and Fast Spin Echo Imaging. J. Mag. Res. 1999; 140: 305-14.

Peterson BS, Skudlarski P, Anderson AW, Zhang H, Gatenby JC, Lacadie CM, Leckman JF, Gore JC. A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of tic suppression in Tourette syndrome. Arch. Gen. Psychiatry. 1998 Apr; 55(4): 326-33. PMID: 9554428, ISSN: 0003-990X.

B.S. Peterson, P. Skudlarski, A.W. Anderson, H. Zhang, J.C. Gatenby, C.M. Lacadie, J.F. Leckman and J.C. Gore. A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of tic suppression in Tourette syndrome. Arch. Gen. Psychiatry. 1998; 55: 326-33.

Gauthier I, Anderson AW, Tarr MJ, Skudlarski P, Gore JC. Levels of categorization in visual recognition studied using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Curr. Biol. 1997 Sep 9/1/1997; 7(9): 645-51. PMID: 9285718, PII: S0960-9822(06)00291-0, ISSN: 0960-9822.

Robson MD, Anderson AW, Gore JC. Diffusion-weighted multiple shot echo planar imaging of humans without navigation. Magn Reson Med. 1997 Jul; 38(1): 82-8. PMID: 9211383, ISSN: 0740-3194.

M.D. Robson, A.W. Anderson and J.C. Gore. Diffusion-weighted multiple shot echo planar imaging of humans without navigation. Magn. Reson. Med. 1997; 38: 82-8.

Gauthier, A.W. Anderson, M.J. Tarr, P. Skudlarski and J.C. Gore. Levels of categorization in visual recognition studied with functional magnetic resonance imaging. Curr. Biol. 1997; 7: 645-51.

Anderson AW, Zhong J, Petroff OA, Szafer A, Ransom BR, Prichard JW, Gore JC. Effects of osmotically driven cell volume changes on diffusion-weighted imaging of the rat optic nerve. Magn Reson Med. 1996 Feb; 35(2): 162-7. PMID: 8622579, ISSN: 0740-3194.

A.W. Anderson, J. Zhong, O.A.C. Petroff, A. Szafer, B.R. Ransom, J.W. Prichard, and J.G. Gore. Effects of osmotically-driven cell volume changes on diffusion weighted imaging of the rat optic nerve. Magn. Reson. Med. 1996; 35: 162-7.

Szafer A, Zhong J, Anderson AW, Gore JC. Diffusion-weighted imaging in tissues: theoretical models. NMR Biomed. 1995 Nov; 8(7-8): 289-96. PMID: 8739267, ISSN: 0952-3480.

Szafer, J. Zhong, A. W. Anderson and J. C. Gore. Diffusion Weighted Imaging in Tissues: Theoretical Models. NMR in Biomedicine. 1995; 8: 289-96.

Anderson AW, Gore JC. Analysis and correction of motion artifacts in diffusion weighted imaging. Magn Reson Med. 1994 Sep; 32(3): 379-87. PMID: 7984070, ISSN: 0740-3194.

Bronen RA, Anderson AW, Spencer DD. Quantitative MR for epilepsy: a clinical and research tool?. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 1994 Jun; 15(6): 1157-60. PMID: 8073987, ISSN: 0195-6108.

A.W. Anderson and J.C. Gore. Analysis and correction of motion artifacts in diffusion weighted imaging. Mag. Reson. Med. 1994; 32: 379-87.

Constable RT, McCarthy G, Allison T, Anderson AW, Gore JC. Functional brain imaging at 1.5 T using conventional gradient echo MR imaging techniques. Magn Reson Imaging. 1993; 11(4): 451-9. PMID: 8316058, ISSN: 0730-725X.

R.T. Constable, G. McCarthy, T. Allison, A.W. Anderson, and J.C. Gore. Functional Brain Imaging at 1.5T Using Conventional Gradient Echo MR Imaging Techniques. Magn. Reson. Imag. 1993; 11: 451-9.

Constable RT, Anderson AW, Zhong J, Gore JC. Factors influencing contrast in fast spin-echo MR imaging. Magn Reson Imaging. 1992; 10(4): 497-511. PMID: 1501520, ISSN: 0730-725X.

J. Gao, A.W. Anderson and J.C. Gore. Effects on Selective Excitation and Phase Uniformity of Orthogonal Field Gradient Components. Phys. Med. Biol. 1992; 37: 1705-15.

R.T. Constable, A.W. Anderson, J. Zhong and J.C. Gore. Factors Influencing Contrast in Fast Spin Echo MR Imaging. Magn. Reson. Imag. 1992; 10: 497-511.