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Therapeutic Ultrasound Team

Professor Gail ter Haar’s Team is undertaking research designed to improve our understanding of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for the treatment of cancers of the liver and kidney.

Team leader

Professor Gail Ter Haar

Professor Gail Ter Haar

Team Leader

Professor Gail ter Haar is investigating the use of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) to rapidly heat and kill tumours of the liver or kidney. Gail is founding President of the International Society for Therapy Ultrasound (ISTU). In 2014 her team was recognised by being made a Centre of Excellence for HIFU physics and bone studies by the Focused Ultrasound Foundation.

ORCID 0000-0001-8909-0775

Team members

Saeed Bidi

Higher Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 6921

Lisa Braunstein

PhD Student

Dani Chattenton

PhD Student

Dr Petros Mouratidis

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Dr Ian Rivens

Staff Scientist

Alberto Sanchez-Pastor Gomis

PhD student

Richard Symonds-Tayler

Systems Engineer

Richard Symonds-Tayler

Research Electronics Engineer/Physicist +44 20 3437 6658

Amanda Zebedee

ITN Marie Curie Research Fellow +44 20 3437 6702