Journal Publications
  • Ma Y, Lee Y, Best-Popescu C, Gao L. High-speed compressed-sensing fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy of live cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 Jan 19;118(3):e2004176118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2004176118. PMID: 33431663; PMCID: PMC7826382.
  • King WP, Amos J, Azer M, Baker D, Bashir R, Best C, Bethke E, Boppart SA, Bralts E, Corey RM, Dietkus R, Durack G, Elbel S, Elliott G, Fava J, Goldenfeld N, Goldstein MH, Hayes C, Herndon N, Jamison S, Johnson B, Johnson H, Johnson M, Kolaczynski J, Lee T, Maslov S, McGregor DJ, Milner D, Moller R, Mosley J, Musser A, Newberger M, Null D, O'Bryan L, Oelze M, O'Leary J, Pagano A, Philpott M, Pianfetti B, Pille A, Pizzuto L, Ricconi B, Rubessa M, Rylowicz S, Shipley C, Singer AC, Stewart B, Switzky R, Tawfick S, Wheeler M, White K, Widloski EM, Wood E, Wood C, Wooldridge AR. Emergency ventilator for COVID-19. PLoS One. 2020 Dec 30;15(12):e0244963. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0244963. PMID: 33378363; PMCID: PMC7773325.
  • Goswami, N., He, Y. R., Deng, Y-H., Oh, C., Sobh, N., Valera, E., Bashir, R., Ismail, N., Kong, H. J., Nguyen, T. H., Best-Popescu, C., & Popescu, G. (2020). Rapid SARS-CoV-2 Detection and Classification Using Phase Imaging with Computational Specificity. (bioRxiv). Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.
  • 32. Fanous M, Caputo MP, Lee YJ, Rund LA, Best-Popescu C, Kandel ME, Johnson RW, Das T, Kuchan MJ, Popescu G. Quantifying myelin content in brain tissue using color Spatial Light Interference Microscopy (cSLIM). PLoS One. 2020 Nov 19;15(11):e0241084. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0241084. PMID: 33211727; PMCID: PMC7676665.
  • R. W. Motl, G.M. Niemiro, M.D. Lisio, S. Suommer, B.J. Riskin and C.A. Best-Popescu Hu, G. Kouzehgarani, E. Min, K. Sullivan, H. Kong, J. Li, D. Robson, M. Gillette, C.A. Best-Popescu, Ultraviolet B Phototherapy Intervention in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Prospective, Randomized Pilot Trial. Journal of Neurological Research and Therapy, 3 (1), (2019). DOI:
  • Majeed H, L Ma,  Lee YJ, Kandel K,  Min E, Jung W, Best-Popescu CA, and G Popescu. Magnified Image Spatial Spectrum (MISS) microscopy for nanometer and millisecond scale label-free imaging.  Vol. 26, No. 5 | 5 Mar 2018 | OPTICS EXPRESS 5423
  • M.kandel, M. Fanous, C. Best-Popescu, G. Popescu, Real-time halo correction in phase contrast imaging, Biomed. Opt. Express 9, 623-635 (2018).
  • Lee Y, Cintora P, Arikkath J, Olaoluwa A, Kandel M, Popescu G and C.A. Best-Popescu. Quantitative assessment of neural outgrowth using spatial light interference microscopy. J. Biomed. Opt. 22 (6) (2017) doi:10.1117/1.

  • P. Cintora, Y.J. Lee, G. Popescu and C.A. Best-Popescu. Cell density modulates intracellular mass transport in neural networks Cytometry: Part A, 91(5): 503-509 (2017)

  • E. Min, S. Ban, Y. Wang, S. Bae, G. Popescu, C.A. Best-Popescu, and W. Jung. Measurement of multispectral scattering properties in mouse brain tissue, Biomed. Opt. Express 8, 1763-1770 (2017)

  • T. H. Nguyen, M. Kandel, H. M. Shakir, C.A Best-Popescu, M. N. Do, and G. Popescu, Halo-free Phase Contrast Microscopy, Scientific Reports (2017)

  • M. Landel, H. Shakir, C.A. Best-Popescu, and G. Popescu, Three-Dimensional Intracellular Transport in Neuron Bodies and Neurites Investigated by Label-Free Dispersion-Relation Phase Spectroscopy, Cytometry: Part A (2017)

  • E. Min, M.E. Kandel, JK CheMyong, G. Popescu, W. Jung. And C.A. Best-Popescu. Label-free, multi-scale imaging of ex-vivo mouse brain using spatial light interference microscopy, Scientific Reports, 6: (2016)