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Donghoon Lee, Ph.D.

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Donghoon Lee received his Ph.D. degree in physics from Brown University. He then undertook a post-doctoral fellowship between Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Lee continued his Magnetic Resonance (MR) research at the Department of Chemical and Nuclear Engineering of the University of California at Santa Barbara. Then he has worked at Pai Chai University, Taejon, South Korea from 1993 to 2004. Dr. Lee was Professor of Physics at Pai Chai University before joining in Radiology at the University of Washington. His research interest has been focused on small animal MR studies of brain tumors and muscular dystrophy, and MR quantification using signal injections.

Research Interests

Absolute Quantification using Magnetic Resonance

MR Molecular Imaging (Small Animal MR imaging for cancers and neurodegenerative diseases)

MRI for Muscular Dystrophy

Magnetic Resonance Thermometry and High Intensity Focused Ultrasound

Nonlinear Gradient Coils design and fabrication for MR



Ph.D., Brown University, Physics, 1991.

M.S., Brown University, Physics, 1988.

B.S., Sogang University, Physics, 1985.