Professor of Radiology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
J. Brian Fowlkes, PhD is Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan. He received his BS degree in physics from the University of Central Arkansas in 1983, and his MS and PhD degrees from the University of Mississippi in 1986 and 1988, respectively, both in physics. He joined the University of Michigan in 1988 where he directs research in ultrasound for diagnostic and therapeutic applications. His work includes acoustic droplet vaporization, gas bubbles in high intensity ultrasound including histotripsy and volume flow estimation for ultrasonic imaging.
Dr. Fowlkes is a Fellow and former President of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM). He is recipient of the Joseph H. Holmes Pioneer Award for Basic Science. Dr. Fowlkes is a Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biomedical Engineering (AIMBE), the Acoustical Society of America (ASA) and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM).