School of Medical Sciences


Conference presentations

  • Niestrawska JA, Wang Y, Wilson AJ, Sands GB, Young AA, LeGrice IJ, Nash MP. Multi-scale Modelling of Heart Failure Mechanics. 12th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 13 Oct 2014 - 15 Oct 2014. 12th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering. 13 Oct 2014 (Conference)
  • Nash MP, Wang VY, Niestrawska JA, Huang S-M, Wilson AJ, Sands GB, Young AA, LeGrice IJ. An image-driven constitutive modelling framework for heart failure mechanics. 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, MA, USA, 06 Jul 2014 - 11 Jul 2014. 7th World Congress of Biomechanics. 06 Jul 2014 (Conference)
  • Wang Y, Niestrawska JA, Wilson AJ, Sands GB, Young AA, LeGrice IJ, Nash MP. Mechanical analysis of structural and functional remodelling in heart failure. 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, MA, USA, 06 Jul 2014 - 11 Jul 2014. 7th World Congress of Biomechanics. 06 Jul 2014 (Conference)
  • Medrano-Gracia, P., Ormiston, J., Webster, M., Beier, S., Ellis, C., Wang, C., ... Cowan, B. R. (2014). Construction of a coronary artery atlas from CT angiography. Presented at MICCAI 2014. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). 8674 LNCS PART 2, 13-520.
  • Medrano-Gracia, P., Cowan, B. R., Bluemke, D. A., Finn, J. P., Kadish, A. H., Lee, D. C., ... Young, A. A. (2014). Continuous spatio-temporal atlases of the asymptomatic and infarcted hearts. Statistical Atlases and Computational Models of the Heart. Imaging and Modelling Challenges 2013. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 8330, 2014, pp 143-151.
  • Gilbert, K., Cowan, B. R., Suinesiaputra, A., Occleshaw, C., & Young, A. A. (2014). Rapid D-affine biventricular cardiac function with polar prediction. MICCAI 2014. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 8674 LNCS (PART 2), 546-553.
  • Wilson AJ, Wang Y, Sands GB, Nisbet L, Young AA, Nash MP, LeGrice IJ. Structural and functional relationships in cardiac remodelling in the spontaneously hypertensive rat. 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, MA, USA, 06 Jul 2014 - 11 Jul 2014. (Conference) 
  • Young AA "Measuring Cardiac Performance in Mice". University of Western Sydney Symposium on Magnetic Resonance Diffusion and Imaging, Oct 23-24, Sydney Australia. Travel and accommodation paid by Varian.
  • Cowan BR, Young AA on behalf of the ONTARGET Cardiac MRI sub-study investigators, 'Left ventricular mass and volumes in Asians and non-Asians with vascular disease: cardiac MRI sub-study to ONTARGET', Second International Asian Health and Wellbeing Conference, November 2006. Tamaki Campus, University of Auckland , New Zealand.
  • Lumens JE, Delhaas T, Young AA, Arts T. Non-invasive and patient-specific simulation of left ventricular pressure-volume and myofiber stress-strain loops. Cardiovascular System Dynamics Society 2006. 9-12 September 2006 Vaals, The Netherlands.
  • Young AA. "Modelling of Cardiac Function from Images". Mathematical Biosciences Institute Workshop on Cardiac Mechanics and Remodeling, Oct 4-7 University of Ohio , Columbus Ohio USA.
  • Remme EW, Thomas H-V, Young AA, Smiseth O, Dissociation between regional left ventricular rotation and shortening in myocardial infarction– due to abnormal tethering effects of the infarct on border zones. American Heart Association, Chicago , Nov 12-15, 2006.
  • O’Brien K, Cowan BR, Stewart R, Young AA. Understanding and Measuring Flow in Aortic Stenosis with Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2006 Proc World Congress of Biomechanics, Munich July 29-Aug 4.
  • Lin X, Cowan BR, Young AA. Model-based Graph Cut Method for Segmentation of the Left Ventricle. (2006) Proc IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Shanghai September 1-4.
  • Young AA Finite Element Modeling of Heart Structure and Function" Heart Modeling: Image Acquisition. Segmentation, Modeling and Analysis IPAM Feb 2006. http://www.ipam.ucla.edu/schedule.aspx?pc=hm2006
  • Cowan BR, Young AA, Wintersperger BJ, Reiser MF, Sprung K, Wen B, Schoenburg SO.Single Breath-Hold 3D Evaluation of Left Ventricular Function at 1.5 and 3T. (2006) J Cardiovasc Mag Res 8:1:241-242.
  • Lin X, Cowan BR, Young AA Model-based Graph Cut Method for Segmentation of the Left Ventricle. (2006) J Cardiovasc Mag Res 8:1:244.
  • Helm PA, French BA, Yang Z, Young AA, Kramer CM, Epstein FH. Quantifying the progression of mechanical asynchrony during post infract remodelling in mice with myocardial tagging. (2006) J Cardiovasc Mag Res 8:1:245-6.
  • Cowan BR, Young AA,Quantitative 3D Regional Analysis of Left Ventricular Function. (2006) J Cardiovasc Mag Res 8:1:278.
  • Cowan BR, Young AA, Baseline Patient Characteristics for the MRI Substudy to ONTARGET. (2006) J Cardiovasc Mag Res 8:1:278.
  • WUENSCHE, B.C., LI, B., YOUNG, A.A. 'Fast Modelling of Heart Pathology with Soft Objects', 19th International Congress and Exhibition on Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (CARS 2005), Proceedings of CARS 2005, Berlin, Germany, 22-25 June 2005, 2005, p.28-32.
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  • Young AA Yang Z 3, French BA 3, Cowan BR 2, Gilson WD 3, Berr SS 3, Kramer CM 3, Epstein FH 3. (2005) Temporal evolution of three-dimensional myocardial dysfunction in mice after reperfused myocardial infarction. Proc Soc Cardiovasc Mag Res. San Fransisco Jan 21-23 2005 . J Cardiovasc Mag Res 6(1):554.
  • Young AA Yang Z 3, French BA 3, Cowan BR 2, Gilson WD 3, Berr SS 3, Kramer CM 3, Epstein FH 3. (2005) Three-Dimensional Mapping of Myocardial Infarction, Myocardial Dysfunction and LV Remodeling in Mice by Cardiac MRI. American Heart Association Nov 13-16 2005 Dallas Texas . Circulation 112:17:II-279.
  • R.S. Kirton, A.J. Taberner, P.M.F. Nielsen, A.A. Young, D.S. Loiselle (2005) THE MYTH OF SOFT-HEARTEDNESS. International Society of Heart Research (ISHR), and Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ), Perth 2005. Abstract 13, published in Heart Lung and Circulation, 2005;14S:S168.
  • R.S. Kirton, A.J. Taberner, P.M.F. Nielsen, A.A. Young, D.S. Loiselle (2005) TEMPERATURE, [Ca2+]o AND BDM AFFECT STIFFNESS OF PASSIVE CARDIAC TISSUE. International Society of Heart Research (ISHR), and Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ), Perth 2005. Abstract 38, published in Heart Lung and Circulation, 2005;14S:S178.
  • Schmid H, Nash M P, Young A, Hunter P J (2004) Sensitivity analysis in orthotropic constitutive laws for myocardium. IUTAM Symposium on Mechanics of Soft Biological Tissue, Graz , Austria , June 27 - July 2.
  • Young AA. Imaging Heart Displacement with MRI. University of Western Sydney Symposium on NMR Diffusion and Imaging. Invited talk, September 2004.
  • Young AA. A new view of the heart- magnetic resonance imaging. Unseen Worlds: New Dimensions. Auckland Museum , invited lecture, 18 August 2004.
  • Young AA Yang Z, French BA, Cowan BR1, Gilson WD, Berr SS, Kramer CM, Epstein FH. Temporal evolution of three-dimensional myocardial dysfunction during post-infarct left ventricular remodeling in mice. Int Soc Mag Res in Medicine, Kyoto , 1792, May 2004.
  • Carissa Fonseca , Ajith Dissanayake, Robert Doughty, Gillian Whalley, Greg Gamble, Brett Cowan, Christopher Occleshaw and Alistair Young. Altered 3d lv systolic strain and strain rate by mr tissue tagging in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients with diastolic dysfunction and normal ejection fraction. Proc soc Cardiovasc Mag Res. Jan 2004. J Cardiovasc Mag Res 6(1):225.
  • Augenstein KF, Cowan BR, Le Grice IJ, Nielsen PMF, Young AA. Estimation of myocardial stiffness from tagged mri using finite element modeling: validation of methods and apparatus. Proc soc Cardiovasc Mag Res. Jan 2004. J Cardiovasc Mag Res 6(1):523.
  • Brett Cowan1, Tom O’Donnell2, Alistair Young1. Spatio-Temporal Guide-Point Modeling for Fast Analysis of Four-Dimensional Cardiac Function. Proc soc Cardiovasc Mag Res. Jan 2004. J Cardiovasc Mag Res 6(1):554.
  • Li B, Wuenshe BC, Young AA. Fast Semi-Automatic Reconstruction of Heart Pathology from MRI Data with Soft Objects. Proceedings of IVCNZ '04, Akaroa , New Zealand , 21-23 November 2004, pp. 179-184.
  • Wuensche BC , Lobb R, Young AA. The Visualization of Myocardial Strain for the Improved Analysis of Cardiac Mechanics, Proceedings of GRAPHITE 2004, 16-18 June 2004, Singapore, pp 90-99.
  • Augenstein KF, Cowan BR, Nielsen PMF, Le Grice IJ, Young AA ‘Determination of Material Properties Using MRI - Method and Validation’ World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Sydney , Australia , 2003.
  • Kirton RS, Taberner A, Young AA, Nielsen PMF, Loiselle DS ‘Strain-Softening Behaviour is not Observed, in either the Presence or Absence of 2,3-Butanedione Monoxime (BDM), in Intact Cardiac Trabeculae from Rat’ World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Sydney, Australia, 2003.
  • Fonseca CG, Cowan BR, Occleshaw C, Oxenham H, Young AA. Aging Alters Regional Non-Uniformities in LV Strain Relaxation: A 3D MR Tissue Tagging Study. American Heart Association, Chicago , Nov 12-15, 2002.
  • Biederman R, Doyle M, Young A, Fuisz A, Vido D, Stanley A, Buckberg G, Athanaseulus C, Reichek N, Meduri A, McGiffin D, Kirkin J, Pohost G. Global and Regional Mechanics Together with Reverse Remodeling After LV Reconstruction Surgery: A One Year 3-D MRI Analysis Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 2002;4(1):142-143.
  • Augenstein K, Young AA. Principal component analysis of Tagged Cardiac MRI. Proc World Congress of Biomechanics 2002, Calgary , Canada.
  • Biederman R, Doyle M, Young A, Kortright E, Vido D, Reichek N, Pohost G, Dell’Italia L. Is Myocardial Function Heterogeneity in Hypertensive LVH Random? Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2002;39(5):143A.
  • Biederman R, Doyle M, Young A, Fuisz A, Vido D, Stanley A, Buckberg G, Athanaseulus C, Reichek N, Meduri A, McGiffin D, Kirklin J, Pohost G. Left Ventricular Global and Regional Mechanics Together with Reverse Remodeling After LV Reconstruction Surgery: A One Year MRI Analysis. Proceeding of the World Congress of Cardiology, 2002;2522. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2002;39(9) Supplement B:2522.
  • Biederman R, Doyle M, Young A, Fuisz A, Vido D, Stanley A, Buckberg G, Athanaseulus C, Reichek N, Meduri A, McGiffin D, Kirklin J, Pohost G. Regional Mechanics and Reverse Remodeling after LV Reconstruction Surgery: A One Year 3-D MRI Analysis. Supplement II Circulation 2001;104(17):336.
  • Young AA, Cowan BR, Occleshaw CJ, Gentles T. Temporal evolution of LV strain late after repair of coarctation of the aorta. Proc International Union of Physiological Sciences 2001, 636.
  • Oxenham HC, Young AA, Cowan BR, Doughty R, Sharpe N. (2001) “Age-related changes in myocardial relaxation using tagged MRI” Journal of the American College Of Cardiology 37:2:392A.
  • Dokos S, LeGrice IJ, Smaill BH, Young AA. Shear properties of ventricular myocardium. Proc International Union of Physiological Sciences 2001, 1104.
  • Moyle KR, Mallinson GD, Young AA, Occleshaw CJ, Gentles TL, Cowan BR. Automatic construction of 3D aortic models from MRI phase contrast images. Proc International Union of Physiological Sciences 2001, 1335.
  • Mallinson GD, Schenke A, Moyle KR, Cowan BR, Young AA. 3D aortic haemodynamics late after coarctation repair- MRI measurements and computer modelling. Proc International Union of Physiological Sciences 2001, 1300.
  • Augenstein KF, Nielsen PMF, Young AA. Measuring the passive material properties of the intact heart using MRI. Proc International Union of Physiological Sciences 2001, 1103.
  • Moyle KR, Mallinson GD, Young AA, Occleshaw CJ, Gentles TL, Cowan BR. Automatic construction of 3D aortic shape from MRI flow (phase contrast) images. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 97.
  • Gentles TL, Cowan BR, Occleshaw CJ, French R, Young AA. Enhanced ventricular function following repair of coarctation of the aorta is a geometric artifact related to concentric hypertrophy. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 110.
  • Gentles TL, Cowan BR, Occleshaw CJ, Young AA. Inaccuracies in one-dimensional midwall fiber tracking formulae due to violation of underlying assumptions. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 116.
  • Schenke A, Moyle KR, Cowan BR, Mallinson GD, Young AA. 3D aortic haemodynamics late after coarctation repair- MRI measurements and computer modelling. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 117.
  • MacDonald SLS, Occleshaw CJ, Cowan BR, Young AA, Skinner J. MR imaging in assessment of pulmonary incompteence following tetralogy repair. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 118.
  • Cowan BR, Young AA, Occleshaw CJ, Thrupp S, Bao M, Dell’Italia LJ. Errors in defining end-systole cause significant errors in ESV calculation in LV cardiac MRI analysis. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 118.
  • Cowan BR, Young AA, Thrupp S, Occleshaw CJ, Gentles TL. Apex to base variation in timing of end-systole. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 118.
  • Cowan BR, Young AA, Gentles TL. Changes in systolic shortening in LV hypertrophy can be predicted using a simple cylindrical model. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 118.
  • Oxenham HC, Young AA, Cowan BR, Doughty R, Sharpe N. Age related changes in myocardial relaxation using tagged magnetic resonance imaging. Proc Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2001 pp 97.
  • Augenstein KF, Young AA. A system for measuring the material properties of the intact heart using magnetic resonance imaging. Proc Physiological Soc of NZ (2000) 19:51 .
  • Dokos S, Smaill BH, Young AA, LeGrice IJ. Anisotropic shear properties of ventricular myocardium. Proc Physiological Soc of NZ December (2000) 19:48
  • Gentles TL, Cowan B, Occleshaw CJ, Young AA (2000) “Inaccuracies in one-dimensional midwall fiber tracking formulae due to violation of underlying assumptions. Circulation 102S:18:3032.
  • BR Cowan, AA Young, CJ Occleshaw, SF Thrupp, M Bao, LJ Dell'Italia, 'Errors in Defining End Systole Cause Significant Errors in ESV Calculation in LV Cardiac MRI Analysis', Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Vol1 No4, p314-315.
  • BR Cowan, AA Young, SF Thrupp, TL Gentles, R Biosa, CJ Occleshaw, 'Correction of Through-Plane Motion Errors in Cardiac MR Volume Measurements', Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Vol1 No4, p315-316.
  • TL Gentles, BR Cowan, CJ Occleshaw, R Biosa, SD Colan, AA Young, 'Enhanced Ventricular Function Following Repair of Coarctation of the Aorta is a Geometric Artifact Related to Concentric Hypertrophy', Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Vol1 No4, p316-317.
  • AA Young, BR Cowan, SF Thrupp, WJ Hedley, LJ Dell'Italia, 'Fast Calculation of LV Mass and Volumes Using Guide Point Modeling', Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Vol1 No4, p313-314.
  • Biederman RWW, Doyle M, Young AA, Thrupp S, Kortright E, Devereux RB, Pohost GM Oparil S, Bartolucci A, Dell’Italia LJ. Distinctive Deviations from Normal Strain Patterns in Hypertensive Left Ventricular Hypertrophy: Observations from the LIFE study, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 1999;(97): 485A.
  • Biederman RWW, Kortright, E, Doyle, M, Young AA, Thrupp S, Pohost GM. Does Curvature Predict Differential Septal Function by MRI Tagging Strain Analysis in Patients with Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 1999;3:285
  • Dokos S, LeGrice IJ, Smaill BH, Young AA. Shear properties of passive ventricular myocardium. Proc Physiological Soc of NZ December 1999 18:40.
  • Young AA. (1999) "Quantification of Regional Heart Wall Motion". International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Workshop on Flow and Motion, London , June 1999.
  • Young AA, Dokos S, Powell KA, Sturm B, McCulloch AD, McCarthy PM, White RD (1999) "Regional Heterogeneity and Recovery of Septal Function after Successful LV Volume Reduction in Nonischemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy" CIRCULATION 100S:18:606.
  • Gentles TL, Cowan BR, Occleshaw CJ, Biosa R, Colan SD, Young AA (1999) "Enhanced ventricular function following repair of coarctation of the aorta is a geometric artifact related to concentric hypertrophy." Circulation 100S:18:2072.
  • Biederman RWW, Doyle M, Young AA, Kortright E, Oparil S, Pohost GM, Dell’Italia L. Inter-observer reproducibility of MRI tagged data in patients with hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy. First Annual Meeting of the Society For Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Conjunction with the AHA, Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.1999;1:83A.
  • Biederman RWW, Doyle M, Young AA, Thrupp S, Kortright E, Perry G, Bella J, Devereux RB, Oparil S, Pohost GM, Dell’Italia L. Evidence for disproportionate myocardial dysfunction in the septum in hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 1998; (97), 345A Young AA. (1998) "Model Tags: Direct 3D tracking of heart wall motion from tagged magnetic resonance images." Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention - MICCAI'98 , WM Wells, A Colchester and S Delp, eds, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1496, pp 92-101.
  • Cowan BR and Young AA. "Modelling of LV Function". Proc Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance January 1998.
  • Young AA, Biederman RWW, Doyle M, Thrupp S and Dell'Italia LJ. "Three Dimensional Left Ventricular Deformation in Hypertensive LV Hypertrophy." Proc International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine April 18-24, 1998, 1:475.
  • Young AA, Cowan BR. "Four Dimensional Modeling of LV Motion." Proc International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine April 18-24, 1998 , 1:557.
  • Cowan BR and Young AA. "Regional Analysis of LV Motion after Myocardial Infarction." Proc International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine April 18-24, 1998 , 2:884.
  • LeGrice IJ, Hunter PJ, Smaill BH Young AA A different view of the heart: an integrative approach to the analysis of cardiac function. Symposium on Cardiovascular Function in Health and Disease, University of Sydney , June 1998.
  • LeGrice IJ, Smaill BH Young AA, Hunter PJ A new view of cardiac architecture. Symposium on Cardiovascular Function in Health and Disease, University of Sydney , June 1998.
  • Young AA, LeGrice IJ, Cowan B, Smaill BH (1998) Model-based analysis of cardiac magnetic resonance images. Symposium on Cardiovascular Function in Health and Disease, University of Sydney, June.
  • Smaill BH, Young AA, Young MA, Le Grice IJ (1997) "Extended confocal microscopy of myocardium" IUPS, St Petersburg, June 30-July 5 1997.
  • Bloomgarden DC, Ferrari VA, Young AA, Kraitchman DL, Fayad ZA, Axel L.(1997) “Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of regional myocardial fiber and cross-fiber strain.” Journal of yhe American College Of Cardiology 29:2:956A.
  • Young AA, Le Grice IJ, Young MA, Smaill BH. (1996) 'Extended confocal microscopy of myocardium' Proc NZ Physiological Society Christchurch, August, vol 15:28.
  • Kraitchman DL, Bloomgarden DC, Fayad ZA, Dougherty L, Blom AS, Wright FB, Ferrari VA, Chang CN, Young AA, Spear JF, Moore EN, Axel L (1995) 3-D Regional Function And Perfusion In Canine Myocardial-Infarction. Circulation 92S:8:2423.
  • Mcgiffin DC, Smaill BH, Young AA, Hunter PJ, Galbraith AJ (1994) "The Effect Of Synthetic Patch Repair Of Coarctation On Regional Deformation Of The Aortic-Wall" Circulation 90:4(Part 2):95.
  • Park J, Metaxas D, Young AA. (1994) Deformable models with parameter functions: Application to heart wall modeling. Proc Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition pp 437-442.
  • Young AA, Kramer CM, Ferrari VA, Axel L, Reichek N. (1993) 3-D Left-Ventricular Deformation In Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Circulation 88:4(Part 2):82.
  • Young AA, Axel L (1992) Non-rigid heart wall motion using MR tagging. Proc Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition pp 399-404.
  • Axel L, Young AA, Dougherty L, Parenteau C, Bogen D. (1992) Deformable Phantoms For MR Imaging Studies Of Strain. Radiology 185:305 (Suppl S).