From CT to fMRI: Larry Shepp's Impact on Medical Imaging

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Larry Shepp worked extensively in the field of medical imaging for almost 40 years. He made seminal contributions to the areas of computed tomography (CT), positron emission tomography (PET), and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). In this review, I highlight some of these important contributions, with the goal of illustrating the important role that mathematics and statistics played in their development.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-19
Number of pages19
JournalAnnual Review of Statistics and Its Application
StatePublished - Jun 1 2016


  • Biography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty


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