Cristian T. Badea, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Associate Director Center for In-Vivo Microscopy
  • Research
Address Center for In Vivo Microscopy
Duke University Bryan Research Building, Room 161F
311 Rearch Drive
DUMC Box 3302

Durham, NC 27710
Telephone 919-684-7509
Fax 919-684-7158
  • Ph.D., University of Patras ,Greece, 2001
Research Interests Dr. Cristian T. Badea is an Associate Professor in the Department of Radiology and faculty in the Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics. His research focuses on pre-clinical imaging. Dr. Badea has research interests in the physics and biomedical applications of:
1. Computed Tomography
2. Fluorescence Tomography
3. Image Reconstruction Algorithms
4. Micro computed tomography ( Micro-CT)
5. Tomosynthesis
  • Clark DP, Lee CL, Kirsch DG, Badea CT. Spectrotemporal CT data acquisition and reconstruction at low dose. doi: 10.1118/1.4931407. 2015 Nov;42(11):6317-36 Abstract
  • Ashton JR, West JL, Badea CT. In vivo small animal micro-CT using nanoparticle contrast agents. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2015.00256. 2015;6:256 Abstract
  • Moding EJ, Clark DP, Qi Y, Li Y, Ma Y, Ghaghada K, Johnson GA, Kirsch DG, Badea CT. Dual-energy micro-computed tomography imaging of radiation-induced vascular changes in primary mouse sarcomas. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2012.09.027. 2013 Apr 1;85(5):1353-9 Abstract
  • Clark DP, Ghaghada K, Moding EJ, Kirsch DG, Badea CT. In vivo characterization of tumor vasculature using iodine and gold nanoparticles and dual energy micro-CT. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/58/6/1683. 2013 Mar 21;58(6):1683-704 Abstract
  • Johnston SM, Johnson GA, Badea CT. Temporal and spectral imaging with micro-CT. doi: 10.1118/1.4736809. 2012 Aug;39(8):4943-58 Abstract
  • Badea CT, Guo X, Clark D, Johnston SM, Marshall C, Piantadosi C. Lung imaging in rodents using dual energy micro-CT. pii: 8317I. 2012 Apr 3;8317 Abstract
  • Badea, CT, and Panetta, D. "High-Resolution CT for Small-Animal Imaging Research." In Comprehensive Biomedical  Physics, edited by A Brahme,221-242. Oxford: Elsevier, July 25, 2014. (Chapter)