Maria Helguera Headshot

Maria Helguera

Research Faculty
Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science
College of Science

Office Mailing Address
54 Lomb Memorial Dr.

Maria Helguera

Research Faculty
Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science
College of Science

Education

BS, National Autonomous University of Mexico (Mexico); MS, University of Rochester; Ph.D., Rochester Institute of Technology

Currently Teaching

IMGS-891
0 Credits
Continuation of Thesis
IMGS-890
1 - 6 Credits
Doctoral-level research by the candidate on an appropriate topic as arranged between the candidate and the research advisor.

Select Scholarship

Journal Paper
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Summary Descriptors of the Minkowski Functionals for Texture Analysis of Medical Images." Compuers in Medicine and Biology. (2015): --. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Scholte wave generation during single tracking location shear wave elasticity imaging of engineered tissues." JASA Express Letters 138. 2 (2015): EL138--EL144. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Estimating Cell concentration in Three-dimensional Engineered Tissues Using High Frequency Quantitative Ultrasound." Annals of Biomedical Engineering 42. 6 (2014): 1292--1304. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Noninvasive Quantitative Imaging of Collagen Microstructure in Three-dimensional Hydrogels Using High Frequency Quantitative Ultrasound." Tissue engineering, Part C. (2014): --. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Multimodality Imaging of Daguerreotypes and Development of a Registration Program for Image Evaluation." Journal of the American Institute of Conservation 53. 1 (2014): 19--32. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Ultrasound Imaging and Characterization of Biofilms Based on Wavelet De-noised Radiofrequency Data." Ultrasonic Imaging 40. 3 (2014): 583-595. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Estimating Cell Concentration in Three-Dimensional Engineered TissuesUsing High Frequency Quantitative Ultrasound." Biomedical Engineering Society. (2014) Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Ultrasound Imaging and Characterization of Biofilms Based on Wavelet Denoised RF Data." Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 40. 2 (2014): 1--31. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Estimating cell concentration in three-dimensional engineered tissues using high frequency quantitative ultrasound." Annals of Biomedical Engineering 42. 6 (2014): 1292--1304. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Noninvasive quantitative imaging of collagen microstructure in three-dimensional hydrogels using high frequency quantitative ultrasound." Tissue engineering, Part C. (2014): --. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Multimodality Imaging of Daguerreotypes and Development of a Registration Program for Image Evaluation." Journal of the American Institute for Conservation 53. 1 (2013): 1-26. Print.
Helguera, Maria, et al. "Spatial Patterning of Endothelial Cells and Vascular Network Formation Using Ultrasound Standing Wave Fields." Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 134. 2 (2013): 1483-1490. Print.
Baum, Karl G., Gary Menezes, and Maria Helguera. "Simulation of High-Resolution Magnetic Resonance Images on the IBM Blue Gene/L Supercomputer Using SIMRI." International Journal of Biomedical Imaging. (2011): 1-8. Print.
Published Conference Proceedings
Helguera, Maria. "Remotely Accessible Microscope." Proceedings of the ISBI. Prague, Prague: IEEE, 2015. Print.
Helguera, Maria. "Comparison of Lesion-centered vs Lung-centered Registration for Nodule Assessment from Lung CT Images." Proceedings of the WNYISPWS. Rochester, New York: IEEE, 2015. Print.
Helguera, Maria. "Frequency Analysis of Multispectral Photoacoustic Images for Differentiating Malignant Region from the Normal Region in Excised Human Prostate." Proceedings of the Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography. San Diego, California: SPIE, 2014. Print.
Helguera, Maria. "Measurements of Blood Flow Velocity in Vivo Video Sequences with Motion Estimation Methods." Proceedings of the Image processing. San Diego, California: SPIE, 2014. Print.
Helguera, Maria. "Frequency Analysis of Multispectral Photoacoustic Images for Differenriating Malignant Region from the Normal Region in Excised Human Prostate." Proceedings of the 2014. San Diego, California: SPIE, 2014. Print.
Helguera, Maria. "The Use of Peer Evaluations In A Non-Traditional First Year System Design Class." Proceedings of the 121st National Conference. Indianapolis, Indiana: ASEE, 2014. Print.
Helguera, Maria and Mohammed YousefHussien. "Three-dimensional Volume Analysis of Vasculature in Engineered Tissues." Proceedings of the SPIE EI/DRR. San Diego, California: n.p., 2013. Print.
Sinha, S, et al. "Frequency Analysis of Multispectral Photoacoustic Images for Differentiating Malignant Region from the Normal Region in Excised Human Prostate." Proceedings of the SPIE Medical Imaging; Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography. San Diego, California: n.p., 2013. Print.
Pow, Joseph, et al. "Using A Non-Traditional Pedagogy In Freshman-Level STEM Classes: Implications For Faculty." Proceedings of the Hawaii University International Conference on Education, Math, and Engineering Technology. Honolulu, Hawaii: n.p., 2013. Print.
. "Frequency analysis of Multispectral Photoacoustic images for differentiating malignant region from the normal region in excised human Prostate." Proceedings of the SPIE Medical Imaging; Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography. San Diego, California: SPIE Medical Imaging, 2013. Print.
Maria, Helguera,. "Frequency analysis of Multispectral Photoacoustic images for differentiating malignant region from the normal region in excised human Prostate." Proceedings of the SPIE Medical Imaging; Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography. San Diego, California: SPIE Medical Imaging, 2013. Print.
Maria, Helguera,. "Frequency analysis of Multispectral Photoacoustic images for differentiating malignant region from the normal region in excised human Prostate." Proceedings of the SPIE Medical Imaging; Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography. San Diego, California: SPIE Medical Imaging, 2013. Print.
Helguera, Maria. "Frequency analysis of Multispectral Photoacoustic images for differentiating malignant region from the normal region in excised human Prostate." Proceedings of the SPIE Medical Imaging; Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography. San Diego, California: SPIE Medical Imaging, 2013. Print.
Helguera, Maria and Joseph Pow. "A Project-Based Pedagogy for Technical Education Among First-Year College Students." Proceedings of the International Technology, Education and Development Conference. Valencia, Spain: n.p., 2011. Print.
Pow, Joseph and Maria Helguera. "A Project-Based Pedagogy for First Year College Students in Imaging Science." Proceedings of the 1st Integrated STEM Education Conference (ISEC). Ewing, NJ: n.p., 2011. Print.
Vaidya, Kunal, et al. "High Frequency Ultrasound Imaging and Characterization of Biofilms." Proceedings of the IEEE International Ultrasonic Symposium, Ultrasonics. Orlando, FL: n.p., 2011. Print.
Published Article
Pow, J., R. Callens, M. Helguera. “The Effectiveness Of Research Internships For Recruiting High School Students Into Specialized Technical Degree Programs.” Proceedings of the INTED2010 Conference, International Association of Technology, Education and Development, March 2010. n.p. Print.