Biomedical Computing and Devices Lab

Kansas State University

2086 Rathbone Hall

Manhattan, KS 66506


Phone: (785) 532-3358



Peer-reviewed Journal Publications

SJ Scott, P Prakash, VA Salgaonkar, PD Jones, RN Cam, M Han, V Rieke, EC Burdette, CJ Diederich. Approaches for modelling interstitial ultrasound ablation of tumours within or adjacent to bone: theoretical and experimental evaluations. International Journal of Hyperthermia, 29(7): 629-42, 2013.

P Prakash, VA Salgaonkar, CJ Diederich. Modelling of endoluminal and interstitial ultrasound hyperthermia and thermal ablation: applications for device design, feedback control and treatment planning. International Journal of Hyperthermia, 29(4): 296-307, 2013.

G Sommer, K Buts Pauly, A Holbrook, J Plata, B Daniel, D Bouley, H Gill, P Prakash, V Salgaonkar, P Jones, C Diederich. Applicators for magnetic resonance-guided ultrasonic ablation of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Investigative Radiology, 48(6): 387-94, 2013.

P Prakash, VA Salgaonkar, EC Burdette, CJ Diederich. Multiple applicator hepatic ablation with interstitial ultrasound devices: theoretical and experimental investigation. Medical Physics, 39(12): 7338-49, 2012

VA Salgaonkar, P Prakash, CJ Diedierich. Temperature superposition for fast computation of 3D temperature distributions during optimization and planning of interstitial ultrasound hyperthermia treatments. International Journal of Hyperthermia, 28(3): 235-49, 2012.

P Prakash, CJ Diederich. Considerations for theoretical modelling of thermal ablation with catheter-based ultrasonic sources: implications for treatment planning, monitoring, and control. International Journal of Hyperthermia, 28(1), 69-86, 2012.

JH Wootton, P Prakash, IC Hsu, CJ Diederich. Implant strategies for endocervical and interstitial ultrasound hyperthermia adjunct to HDR brachytherapy for the treatment of cervical cancer. Physics in Medicine and Biology, 56(13): 3967-84, 2011.

P Prakash. Theoretical modeling for hepatic microwave ablation. The Open Biomedical Engineering Journal. 4:27-38, 2010.

P Prakash, MC Converse, JG Webster, DM Mahvi. An optimal sliding choke antenna for hepatic microwave ablation. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 56(10): 2470-6, 2009.

PP Prakash, G Deng, MC Converse, JG Webster, DM Mahvi, MC Ferris. Design optimization of a robust sleeve antenna for hepatic microwave ablation. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 53(4): 1057-69, 2008.

AP O'Rourke, D Haemmerich, P Prakash, MC Converse, DM Mahvi, JG Webster. Current status of liver tumor ablation devices. Expert Review of Medical Devices. 4(4): 523-37, 2007.

P Prakash, MC Converse, DM Mahvi, JG Webster. Measurement of the specific heat capacity of liver phantom. Physiological Measurement. 27(10): 41-6, 2006.

P Prakash, CA Salini, JA Tranquilli, DR Brown, EA Clancy. Adaptive whitening of electromyogram amplitude estimation for epoch-based applications. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 52(2): 331-4, 2005.