Arthur F Gmitro


Radiology, University of Arizona

Professor of Radiology and Optical Sciences

Arthur F. Gmitro, Ph.D. is currently a Professor of Radiology and Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona. Dr. Gmitro received a BS degree in Engineering Physics from the University of Illinois in 1974. He received MS and Ph.D. degrees in Optical Sciences from the University of Arizona in 1979 and 1982, respectively. He was an Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology at Yale University from 1982 through 1987. He joined the U of A faculty in 1987. Dr. Gmitro has been involved in medical imaging research for over 30 years and has published more than 50 papers on a variety of topics in medical imaging and optics. He is the recipient of the Rudolph Kingslake award from SPIE (Society of Photooptical Instrumentation Engineers) and the Francois Erbsmann prize from IPMI (Information Processing in Medical Imaging). Dr Gmitro’s major areas of research are Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Biomedical Optics. The majority of his work is in the implementation and advanced development of instrumentation and applications for these imaging technologies. He continues to direct active research programs in both areas.

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