The perfect opportunity to attend cutting-edge research presentations involving CAI researchers or collaborators, each Tuesday at 9:30am in the CAI Seminar Room, entry via CAI main doors, facing Wep Harris oval (see map).

If you would like weekly email notification for the seminar series or are interested in presenting, please contact Dr Lorine Wilkinson.

In vivo protein splicing of secreted cysteine-¬rich repeat proteins and their structural characterization by NMR spectroscopy

12 December 2017 9:30am10:30am
Completion Seminar presented by Venkat Ramanujam
PhD Candidate, Centre for Advanced Imaging

Special Seminar: Water Oxidation in Photosynthesis Studied by Advanced EPR Techniques

8 December 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Professor Wolfgang Lubitz
Director of Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion

Radionuclide Dosimetry… what is it and how can I do it?

21 November 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Jye Smith
Principal Medical Physicist
Department of Nuclear Medicine & Specialised PET Services QLD (Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital)

Quantitative Susceptibility Mapping using Deep Learning

7 November 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by: Mads Janus Kristensen, Kasper Gade Bøtker Rasmussen, Rasmus Guldhammer Blendal

Gadolinium Safety and Stability and its Clinical Impact

24 October 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by: Amit Maharaj from Guerbet Australia Pty Ltd

Using naturally occuring tumours in dogs to study cancer stem cell biology: the canine prostate cancer model

17 October 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by A/Prof Chiara Palmieri, Veterinary Pathologist, UQ Vet School

Venoms to drugs: selective ion channel modulators from spider venom for treatment of epilepsy and stroke

3 October 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Professor Glenn King
Group Leader, Chemistry and Structural Biology
Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Molybdenum Enzyme Electrochemical Communication

19 September 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Professor Paul Bernhardt
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences UQ

Cell and Gene Therapies: are we there yet?

29 August 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Professor John Rasko AO
Sydney Medical School and Centenary Institute

Epileptogenicity in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: an ultra-high field MRI study of tuber microstructure

11 July 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Joseph Yang
Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne

M&M's: Microbiology meets Metabolomics

22 June 2017 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Prof Roy Goodacre
School of Chemistry and the Manchester Institute of Biotechnology
University of Manchester

Good Housekeeping and the fine art of research integrity

20 June 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Sue O'Brien
Research Integrity Manager
UQ Office of Research Integrity

Quantitative susceptibility mapping at high field and ultra-high field MRI

16 June 2017 10:30am11:30am
Presented by Dr Hongfu Sun
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Calgary

Nanomedicines: What are they? And what do they have to do with CAI?

23 May 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by A/Prof Kris Thurecht
Group Leader
Centre for Advanced Imaging

Intellectual Property: How to protect your valuable research at UQ

2 May 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Michael Angliss
Patent Attorney, Chief Intellectual Property Officer & Director of Commercial Engagement - Science
Uniquest, University of Queensland

G8 PET/CT: Technology and Research Applications

27 April 2017 10:00am11:00am
Presented by Dr Olivia J. Kelada
PET Imaging Applications Scientist

Mechanics, rheology and tribology of soft matter systems and biointerfaces

18 April 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Gleb E. Yakubov
School of Chemical Engineering
ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Cell Wall
University of Queensland

Preclinical animal models - traps and pitfalls that can hamstring successful research

4 April 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Ben Ahern
Equine Surgeon
School of Veterinary Science, UQ

A comparative approach to cancer imaging: What can we learn?

29 March 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Presented by Dr Amy K. Le Blanc
Director, Comparative Oncology Program
Centre for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Enhanced Resting-State Network Detection at Multiple Frequencies for Dynamic Connectivity Mapping Using Fast fMRI

21 March 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Hsi-Lei Lee
Research Fellow
Queensland Brain Institute

The Development of Radioactive Metal Complexes to Assist with Diagnosis and Therapy

7 March 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Brett Paterson
School of Chemistry
University of Melbourne

CAI Milestone Seminar: An In Vivo Nanosensor for Measuring Glucose Levels with MRI

21 February 2017 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by PhD Candidate Daniel Bobo
Thurecht Research Group
Centre for Advanced Imaging

A perspective on terra incognita

14 February 2017 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Max Keuken
Cognitive Neuroscience Research Unit
University of Amsterdam

CAI Summer Student Seminars

9 February 2017 9:30am10:30am
Optimization and acquisition of STIR imaging at 7T
Presented by Yina Mu

Subject Independent Reduction of B1 Inhomogeneity in T2W SPACE
Presented by Jonathan Montenegro

Slice-Dependant Power Weighting for Adiabatic Pulses in a Diffusion Sequence
Presented by Sam Kelly

Using DTI to characterise MS pathology in the Cuprizone mouse model
Presented by Timothy LePers

Effective Compartmentalization of MRI signals using Differential Evolution
Presented by Matthew Marques

CAI Milestone Seminar: Development of Bacillus anthracis Protective Antigen as a potential diagnostic imaging agent targeting Tumour Endothelial Marker 8

7 February 2017 2:00pm3:00pm
Development of Bacillus anthracis Protective Antigen as a potential diagnostic imaging agent targeting Tumour Endothelial Marker 8
Presented by Theo Crawford
PhD Candidate
Centre for Advanced Imaging

True biochemical analysis from metabolomics to systems biology - applications in clinical science and fundamental metabolic regulation

7 February 2017 9:30am10:30am
True biochemical analysis from metabolomics to systems biology - applications in clinical science and fundamental metabolic regulation
Presented by Dr Horst J. Schirra
Research Fellow
Centre for Advanced Imaging

CAI Milestone Seminar: The implementation of multi-compartment modelling to study tissue characteristics using GRE data acquired at 7T

23 January 2017 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by PhD Candidate Kiran Thapaliya
Centre for Advanced Imaging

CAI Imaging Software Repository: Data Flow & Analysis

13 December 2016 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Alan Hockings, Andrew Janke, Isshaa Aarya & Steffen Bollmann

Authorea: A Collaborative Editor for Researchers

15 November 2016 9:30am10:30am
Presented by David Banys from Authorea

High-field small animal MRI

1 November 2016 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Dr Nyoman Kurniawan.

CAI Milestone Seminar: An Integrative Approach to Diagnostic Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Children

24 October 2016 3:00pm4:00pm
Presented by CAI PhD Cadidate Sam Fynes-Clinton

Histogram Lookup for ultra high resolution multi-modal registration to allow segmentation of hippocampal subfields

18 October 2016 10:00am10:30am
Presented by Nina Jacobsen and Julie Broni Munk (CAI Occupational Trainees, School of Medicine and Health, Aalborg University, Denmark)

MRI guided reconstruction of mouse brain volumes by block face images with a focus on contrast enhancement

18 October 2016 9:30am10:00am
Presented by Christoffer Gothgen, Christos Zoupis-Schoinas and Catharina Maria Hamer Holland (CAI Occupational Trainees, School of Medicine and Health, Aalborg University, Denmark)

SPECIAL SEMINAR: Imaging synaptic density in the living human brain using the PET Tracer [11C]UCB-J

27 September 2016 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Dr Henrik Klitgaard, Vice President, Research Fellow, Neuroscience Therapeutic Area, UCB

Improving Treatments For Newborn Hypoxic-Ischemic Injury And Seizures

27 September 2016 9:30am10:30am
Dr Tracey Bjorkman, Lions Senior Medical Research Fellow, Perinatal Research Centre, UQ Centre for Clinical Research, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, The University of Queensland.

CAI Milestone Seminar: 18F-labelled IDO/TDO inhibitors for imaging by PET.

6 September 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Zheng Qiao (PhD Candidate, The Centre for Advanced Imaging)

Wolfram Technologies in Education and Research

5 September 2016 10:00am11:00am
Craig Bauling (Software and Resource Development at Wolfram Research)

SPECIAL SEMINAR: Alfred Nobel and the History of the Nobel Prize

1 September 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Prof Lawrence J Berliner (Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Denver)

Effect of exercise and nutrition interventions on liver fat in obese children with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease / Functional brain architectures supporting reasoning.

30 August 2016 9:30am10:30am
Katrin Dias (PhD Candidate, School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences, UQ) / Luke Hearne (PhD Candidate, Queensland Brain Institute, UQ)

A novel approach to clustering time series data in large spatial arrays.

23 August 2016 9:30am10:30am
Dr Hien D. Nguyen (Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Centre for Advanced Imaging and School of Mathematics and Physics), UQ

fMRI Dissection of Auditory and Visual Cortical Descending Inputs to Midbrain Auditory Processing

16 August 2016 9:30am10:30am
Professor Ed X. Wu (Lam Woo and Chair Professor of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

QEDDI Information Session at CAI

9 August 2016 9:15am10:15am
Dr Andrew Harvey, Director QEDDI, Uniquest Pty Ltd

‘CAP’ping Inflammation in the brain to promote recovery of function after stroke

4 August 2016 9:30am10:30am
Mr Siyi (Robert) Chen (Visiting PhD Candidate, School of Pharmacy & Center for Brain Research, University of Auckland, New Zealand)

Why NMR Matters in Metabolomics

2 August 2016 9:30am10:30am
Professor David S Wishart (ANZMAG Lecturer 2016, Depts. of Biological Science and Computing Science, University of Alberta, Canada)

Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy a powerful technique for providing diagnosis and prognosis in paediatric brain tumour patients

26 July 2016 9:30am10:30am
Dr Ben Babourina-Brooks (Research Fellow, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK)

Neuroinflammatory Targets in CNS Drug Discovery

19 July 2016 9:30am10:30am
Professor Michael Kassiou (Professor of Medicinal Chemistry , Associate Dean Research and Innovation, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney)

Corpus Callosum and Autism Spectrum Disorder

21 June 2016 9:30am10:30am
Prof Linda Richards, Deputy Director Research, Queensland Brain Institute

Methodological considerations with EEG/fMRI Neurofeedback and 7T fMRI Neurofeedback

15 June 2016 9:30am10:30am
Dr Johan Van Der Meer (Postdoctoral researcher, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg Amsterdam) 

Oxidative stress in chronic kidney disease: Molecular imaging from cells and mice.

31 May 2016 9:30am10:30am
A/Professor Glenda Gobe (Co-Director, Centre for Kidney Disease Research School of Medicine University of Queensland) presents her work "Oxidative stress in chronic kidney disease: Molecular imaging from cells and mice."

MR to Evaluate Deregulation in Human Disease and Damage.

24 May 2016 9:30am10:30am
Professor Carolyn Mountford, CEO and Director of Research at the Translational Research Institute