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Professor David Atkinson

2nd floor, Charles Bell House, 43-45 Foley Street, London, W1W 7TS.  |  Map  |  D.Atkinson@ucl.ac.uk |  Tel + 44 203 549 5660 (internal 65660) Telephone calls are now forwarded to Teams.

David Atkinson is a Professor of Imaging in Medicine. He previously worked in MRI at Guy’s Hospital, London and in CMIC at UCL. Since 2011 he has been based in the UCL Centre for Medical Imaging, where he continues to research and develop new acquisition and processing methods for MRI and PET/MRI, whilst also facilitating multiple academic studies and enhancements to the NHS service.

News from the Centre for Medical Imaging can be found on Twitter (@CMI_UCL).

Summary of current research funding
PositionProject TitleFunderDuration (months)Start YearGrant award
Co-PIAI and MR physics simulation to assess low-cost, low-field MRI as a cancer screening toolCRUK122019£96,000
PI

Turing Fellow: Machine Learning for MRI Motion Correction

UCL at The Turing

Alan Turing Institute 242018£10,000 + £11,000
PIApplication of inverse problems and modelling to the correction of artefacts in prostate diffusion MRI

Cancer Research UK / EPSRC

Multi-disciplinary Award

362016£400,000
Co-ICancer Research UK602018£1,342,215
Co-I

RISAPS Rivaroxaban in Stroke patients with AntiPhospholipid Syndrome. 

ClinicalTrials.gov

Versus Arthritis (formerly Arthritis Research UK)

482018
 £1,069,000
Co-IAdvanced MRI for the assessment of placental function in Fetal Growth RestrictionRRT 2017
£5,000
Co-IA framework for efficient synergistic spatiotemporal reconstruction of PET-MR dynamic data

EPSRC (CCP Flagship)

362017£520,000
Co-I

PhD Studentship: Attenuation Estimation of MRI hardware in high resolution PET-MRI

Siemens-EPSRC482021£120,000

Co-I

RECLAIM Reclassifying constipation using MRI.

MRC Experimental Challenge Grant

362016£1,600,000
Co-ICollaborative Computational Project in Synergistic Reconstruction for Biomedical Imaging (CCP SyneRBI)EPSRC602020£476,000
Co-ICollaborative Computational Project in PET-MR (CCP PETMR)

EPSRC

602015£520,000
Co-IGiftSurg Image-Guided Intrauterine Minimally Invasive Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy

Wellcome / EPSRC Innovative Engineering for Health Award 

842014£10,000,000
 
Recent Projects
PositionProject TitleFunderDuration (months)Start YearGrant award
Co-IPET-MRI of the lungSiemens / UCL Impact Award for 3 PhD studentships.362016£150,000
SupervisorSupervised 2 PhD students, Motion correction and Super-resolution in abdominal MRI, and, Quantitative Information from Bowel Motility. (1 completed, 1 withdrawn)UCL EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Medical Imaging962014£5,686,852
Co-ISupervised 2 completed PhD students 

CRUK & EPSRC Cancer Imaging Centre at KCL & UCL

602013

£3,600,000

 
Publications

Publications are listed at these sources:

UCL IRIS profile (click on entries for full author list)

Google Scholar (automatically updated)

Orcid

Publons (includes ResearcherID

Other Links

An unofficial guide regarding personal tuition is here.

UCL eResearch Domain 3rd Symposium.

SIRF reconstruction framework

Reconstruction tutorial (Mark Chiew, Oxford)

Stanford-RAD229 YouTube playlist of MR-related videos