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  1. Tamborini D, Farzam P, Zimmermann B, Wu KC, Boas D, Franceschini MA. Development and characterization of a multi-wavelength, multi-distance diffuse correlation spectroscopy system Neurophoton 2017. In Press
  2. Carp SA, Farzam, P, Redes N, Hueber DM, Franceschini MA. Combined multi-distance frequency domain and diffuse correlation spectroscopy system with simultaneous data acquisition and real-time analysis. Biomed Opt Express 2017; 8, 3993-4006
  3. Sutin J, Zimmermann, B, Tyulmankov D, Tamborini D, Wu KC, Selb J, Gulinatti A, Rech I, Tosi A, Boas DA, and Franceschini MA.  Time-domain diffuse correlation spectroscopy. OPTICA 2016; 3(9): 1006–1013. PMID: 28008417.
  4. Ferradal SL, Yuki K, Vyas R, Ha CG, Yi F, Stopp C, Wypij D, Cheng HH, Newburger JW, Kaza AK, Franceschini MA, Kussman BD, Grant, PE. Non-invasive Assessment of Cerebral Blood Flow and Oxygen Metabolism in Neonates during Hypothermic Cardiopulmonary Bypass: Feasibility and Clinical Implications. Sci Rep. 2017; 7:44117. PMID: 28276534.
  5. Lin PY, Hagan K, Fenoglio A, Grant PE, Franceschini MA. Reduced cerebral blood flow and oxygen metabolism in extremely preterm neonates with low-grade germinal matrix- intraventricular hemorrhage. Sci Rep. 2016; 6:25903. PMID: 27181339.
  6. Boas DA, Sakadžic S, Selb J, Farzam P, Franceschini MA, Carp SA. Establishing the diffuse correlation spectroscopy signal relationship with blood flow. Neurophotonics. 2016 Jul; 3(3):031412. PMID: 27335889.
  7. Baek K, Shim WH, Jeong J, Radhakrishnan H, Rosen BR, Boas DA, Franceschini MA, Biswal BB, Kim YR. Layer-specific interhemispheric functional connectivity in the somatosensory cortex of rats: resting state electrophysiology and fMRI studies. Brain Struct Funct. 2016 Jun; 221(5):2801-15. PMID: 26077581.
  8. Buckley EM, Miller B, Golinski JM, Sadeghian H, McAllister LM, Ayata C, Franceschini MA, Whalen MJ. Decreased Microvascular Cerebral Blood Flow Assessed by Diffuse Correlation Spectroscopy after Repetitive Concussion in Mice. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2015; Jul 8. doi: 10.1038/jcbfm.2015.161. PMID: 26154866.
  9. Dehaes M, Cheng HH, Buckley EM, Lin PY, Ferradal S, Williams K, Vyas R, Hagan K, Wigmore D, McDavitt E, Soul JS, Franceschini MA, Newburger JW, Ellen Grant P. Perioperative cerebral hemodynamics and oxygen metabolism in neonates with single-ventricle physiology. Biomed Opt Express. 2015 Dec 1; 6(12):4749-67. PMID: 26713191.
  10. Buckley EM, Patel SD, Miller BF, Franceschini MA, Vannucci SJ. In vivo Monitoring of Cerebral Hemodynamics in the Immature Rat: Effects of Hypoxia-Ischemia and Hypothermia. Dev Neurosci. 2015; 37(4-5):407-16. PMID: 26021410.
  11. Dehaes M, Aggarwal A, Lin PY, Rosa Fortuno C, Fenoglio A, Roche-Labarbe N, Soul JS, Franceschini MA, Grant PE. Cerebral oxygen metabolism in neonatal hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy during and after therapeutic hypothermia. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2014 Jan; 34(1):87-94. PMID: 24064492.
  12. Roche-Labarbe N, Fenoglio A, Radhakrishnan H, Kocienski-Filip M, Carp SA, Dubb J, Boas DA, Grant PE, Franceschini MA. Somatosensory evoked changes in cerebral oxygen consumption measured non-invasively in premature neonates. Neuroimage. 2014 Jan 15; 85 Pt 1:279-86. PMID: 23370052.
  13. Buckley EM, Parthasarathy AB, Grant PE, Yodh AG, Franceschini MA. Diffuse correlation spectroscopy for measurement of cerebral blood flow: future prospects. Neurophoton. 2014;1, 011009–011009.
  14. Devor A, Bandettini PA, Boas DA, Bower JM, Buxton RB, Cohen LB, Dale AM, Einevoll GT, Fox PT, Franceschini MA, Friston KJ, Fujimoto JG, et al. The challenge of connecting the dots in the B.R.A.I.N. Neuron. 2013 Oct 16; 80(2):270-4. PMID: 24139032
  15. Lin PY, Roche-Labarbe N, Dehaes M, Fenoglio A, Grant PE, Franceschini MA. Regional and hemispheric asymmetries of cerebral hemodynamic and oxygen metabolism in newborns. Cereb Cortex. 2013 Feb; 23(2):339-48. PMID: 22328446.
  16. Lin PY, Roche-Labarbe N, Dehaes M, Carp S, Fenoglio A, Barbieri B, Hagan K, Grant PE, Franceschini MA. Non-invasive optical measurement of cerebral metabolism and hemodynamics in infants. J Vis Exp. 2013; (73):e4379. PMID: 23524854.
  17. Devor A, Sakadžic S, Srinivasan VJ, Yaseen MA, Nizar K, Saisan PA, Tian P, Dale AM, Vinogradov SA, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. Frontiers in optical imaging of cerebral blood flow and metabolism. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2012 Jul; 32(7):1259-76. PMID: 22252238.
  18. Zimmermann BB, Roche-Labarbe N, Surova A, Boas DA, Wolf M, Grant PE, Franceschini MA. The confounding effect of systemic physiology on the hemodynamic response in newborns. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2012; 737:103-9. PMID: 22259089.
  19. Roche-Labarbe N, Grant PE, and Franceschini MA. Assessment of Infant Brain Development. Handbook of Biophotonics. Vol.2: Photonics for Health Care. Popp J, Tuchin, VV, Chiou A, and Heinemann, S. eds, Weinheim, Germany, Wiley-VCH. 2012. ISBN: 978-3-527-41048-4
  20. Roche-Labarbe N, Fenoglio A, Aggarwal A, Dehaes M, Carp SA, Franceschini MA, Grant PE. Near-infrared spectroscopy assessment of cerebral oxygen metabolism in the developing premature brain. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2012 Mar; 32(3):481-8. PMID: 22027937.
  21. Laxminarayan S, Tadmor G, Diamond SG, Miller E, Franceschini MA, Brooks DH. Modeling habituation in rat EEG-evoked responses via a neural mass model with feedback. Biol Cybern. 2011 Dec; 105(5-6):371-97. PMID: 22282292.
  22. Dehaes M, Grant PE, Sliva DD, Roche-Labarbe N, Pienaar R, Boas DA, Franceschini MA, Selb J. Assessment of the frequency-domain multi-distance method to evaluate the brain optical properties: Monte Carlo simulations from neonate to adult. Biomed Opt Express. 2011; 2(3):552-67. PMID: 21412461.
  23. Radhakrishnan H, Wu W, Boas D, Franceschini MA. Study of neurovascular coupling by modulating neuronal activity with GABA. Brain Res. 2011 Feb 4; 1372:1-12. PMID: 21145313.
  24. Carp SA, Roche-Labarbe N, Franceschini MA, Srinivasan VJ, Sakadžic S, Boas DA. Due to intravascular multiple sequential scattering, Diffuse Correlation Spectroscopy of tissue primarily measures relative red blood cell motion within vessels. Biomed Opt Express. 2011 Jul 1; 2(7):2047-54. PMID: 21750779.
  25. Boas DA, Franceschini MA. Haemoglobin oxygen saturation as a biomarker: the problem and a solution. Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci. 2011 Nov 28; 369(1955):4407-24. PMID: 22006898.
  26. Roche-Labarbe N, Carp SA, Surova A, Patel M, Boas DA, Grant PE, Franceschini MA. Noninvasive optical measures of CBV, StO(2), CBF index, and rCMRO(2) in human premature neonates’ brains in the first six weeks of life. Hum Brain Mapp. 2010 Mar; 31(3):341-52. PMID: 19650140.
  27. Franceschini MA, Radhakrishnan H, Thakur K, Wu W, Ruvinskaya S, Carp S, Boas DA. The effect of different anesthetics on neurovascular coupling. Neuroimage. 2010 Jul 15; 51(4):1367-77. PMID: 20350606.
  28. Carp SA, Dai GP, Boas DA, Franceschini MA, and Kim YR. Validation of diffuse correlation spectroscopy measurements of rodent cerebral blood flow with simultaneous arterial spin labeling MRI; towards MRI-optical continuous cerebral metabolic monitoring. Biomed Opt Exp. 2010; 1(2): 553-65. PMID: 21258489.
  29. Mesquita RC, Franceschini MA, and Boas DA. Resting state functional connectivity of the whole head with near-infrared spectroscopy. Biomed Opt Exp. 2010; 1(1):324-36.
  30. Ou W, Nissilä I, Radhakrishnan H, Boas DA, Hämäläinen MS, Franceschini MA. Study of neurovascular coupling in humans via simultaneous magnetoencephalography and diffuse optical imaging acquisition. Neuroimage. 2009 Jul 1; 46(3):624-32. PMID: 19286463.
  31. Radhakrishnan H, Vanduffel W, Deng HP, Ekstrom L, Boas DA, Franceschini MA. Fast optical signal not detected in awake behaving monkeys. Neuroimage. 2009 Apr 1; 45(2):410-9. PMID: 19150500.
  32. Huppert TJ, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. Noninvasive Imaging of Cerebral Activation with Diffuse Optical Tomography. In Vivo Optical Imaging of Brain Function. Second Edition. Book Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience. 2009; 393-433.
  33. Huppert TJ, Diamond SG, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. HomER: a review of time-series analysis methods for near-infrared spectroscopy of the brain. Appl Opt. 2009 Apr 1; 48(10):D280-98. PMID: 19340120. (Also selected for publication in the Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics).
  34. Grant PE, Roche-Labarbe N, Surova A, Themelis G, Selb J, Warren EK, Krishnamoorthy KS, Boas DA, Franceschini MA. Increased cerebral blood volume and oxygen consumption in neonatal brain injury. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2009 Oct; 29(10):1704-13. PMID: 19675563.
  35. Muehlschlegel S, Selb J, Patel M, Diamond SG, Franceschini MA, Sorensen AG, Boas DA, Schwamm LH. Feasibility of NIRS in the neurointensive care unit: a pilot study in stroke using physiological oscillations. Neurocrit Care. 2009; 11(2):288-95. PMID: 19649749.
  36. Franceschini MA, Nissilä I, Wu W, Diamond SG, Bonmassar G, Boas DA. Coupling between somatosensory evoked potentials and hemodynamic response in the rat. Neuroimage. 2008 Jun; 41(2):189-203. PMID: 18420425.
  37. Franceschini MA, Thaker S, Themelis G, Krishnamoorthy KK, Bortfeld H, Diamond SG, Boas DA, Arvin K, Grant PE. Assessment of infant brain development with frequency-domain near-infrared spectroscopy. Pediatr Res. 2007 May; 61(5 Pt 1):546-51. PMID: 17413855.
  38. Themelis G, D’Arceuil H, Diamond SG, Thaker S, Huppert TJ, Boas DA, Franceschini MA. Near-infrared spectroscopy measurement of the pulsatile component of cerebral blood flow and volume from arterial oscillations. J Biomed Opt. 2007 Jan-Feb; 12(1):014033. PMID: 17343508.
  39. Franceschini MA, Joseph DK, Huppert TJ, Diamond SG, Boas DA. Diffuse optical imaging of the whole head. J Biomed Opt. 2006 Sep-Oct; 11(5):054007. PMID: 17092156.
  40. Huppert TJ, Hoge RD, Diamond SG, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. A temporal comparison of BOLD, ASL, and NIRS hemodynamic responses to motor stimuli in adult humans. Neuroimage. 2006 Jan 15; 29(2):368-82. PMID: 16303317.
  41. Joseph DK, Huppert TJ, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. Diffuse optical tomography system to image brain activation with improved spatial resolution and validation with functional magnetic resonance imaging. Appl Opt. 2006 Nov 1; 45(31):8142-51. PMID: 17068557.
  42. Diamond SG, Huppert TJ, Kolehmainen V, Franceschini MA, Kaipio JP, Arridge SR, Boas DA. Dynamic physiological modeling for functional diffuse optical tomography. Neuroimage. 2006 Mar; 30(1):88-101. PMID: 16242967.
  43. Huppert TJ, Hoge RD, Dale AM, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. Quantitative spatial comparison of diffuse optical imaging with blood oxygen level-dependent and arterial spin labeling-based functional magnetic resonance imaging. J Biomed Opt. 2006 Nov-Dec; 11(6):064018. PMID: 17212541.
  44. Zhang Y, Brooks DH, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. Eigenvector-based spatial filtering for reduction of physiological interference in diffuse optical imaging. J Biomed Opt. 2005 Jan-Feb; 10(1):11014. PMID: 15847580.
  45. Culver JP, Siegel AM, Franceschini MA, Mandeville JB, Boas DA. Evidence that cerebral blood volume can provide brain activation maps with better spatial resolution than deoxygenated hemoglobin. Neuroimage. 2005 Oct 1; 27(4):947-59. PMID: 16084112.
  46. Selb J, Stott JJ, Franceschini MA, Sorensen AG, Boas DA. Improved sensitivity to cerebral hemodynamics during brain activation with a time-gated optical system: analytical model and experimental validation. J Biomed Opt. 2005 Jan-Feb; 10(1):11013. PMID: 15847579.
  47. D’Arceuil HE, Hotakainen MP, Liu C, Themelis G, de Crespigny AJ, Franceschini MA. Near-infrared frequency-domain optical spectroscopy and magnetic resonance imaging: a combined approach to studying cerebral maturation in neonatal rabbits. J Biomed Opt. 2005 Jan-Feb; 10(1):11011. PMID: 15847577.
  48. Hoge RD, Franceschini MA, Covolan RJ, Huppert T, Mandeville JB, Boas DA. Simultaneous recording of task-induced changes in blood oxygenation, volume, and flow using diffuse optical imaging and arterial spin-labeling MRI. Neuroimage. 2005 Apr 15; 25(3):701-7. PMID: 15808971.
  49. Diamond SG, Huppert TJ, Kolehmainen V, Franceschini MA, Kaipio JP, Arridge SR, Boas DA. Physiological system identification with the Kalman filter in diffuse optical tomography. Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv. 2005; 8(Pt 2):649-56. PMID: 16686015.
  50. Boas DA, Dale AM, Franceschini MA. Diffuse optical imaging of brain activation: approaches to optimizing image sensitivity, resolution, and accuracy. Neuroimage. 2004; 23 Suppl 1:S275-88. PMID: 15501097.
  51. Boas DA, Chen K, Grebert D, Franceschini MA. Improving the diffuse optical imaging spatial resolution of the cerebral hemodynamic response to brain activation in humans. Opt Lett. 2004 Jul 1; 29(13):1506-8. PMID: 15259728.
  52. Franceschini MA, Boas DA. Noninvasive measurement of neuronal activity with near-infrared optical imaging. Neuroimage. 2004 Jan; 21(1):372-86. PMID: 14741675.
  53. Quaresima V, Ferrari M, Franceschini MA, Hoimes ML, Fantini S. Spatial distribution of vastus lateralis blood flow and oxyhemoglobin saturation measured at the end of isometric quadriceps contraction by multichannel near-infrared spectroscopy. J Biomed Opt. 2004 Mar-Apr; 9(2):413-20. PMID: 15065910.
  54. Fabbri F, Henry ME, Renshaw PF, Nadgir S, Ehrenberg BL, Franceschini MA, Fantini S. Bilateral near-infrared monitoring of the cerebral concentration and oxygen-saturation of hemoglobin during right unilateral electro-convulsive therapy. Brain Res. 2003 Dec 5; 992(2):193-204. PMID: 14625058.
  55. Fabbri F, Franceschini MA, Fantini S. Characterization of spatial and temporal variations in the optical properties of tissuelike media with diffuse reflectance imaging. Appl Opt. 2003 Jun 1; 42(16):3063-72. PMID: 12790458.
  56. Strangman G, Franceschini MA, Boas DA. Factors affecting the accuracy of near-infrared spectroscopy concentration calculations for focal changes in oxygenation parameters. Neuroimage. 2003 Apr; 18(4):865-79. PMID: 12725763.
  57. Franceschini MA, Fantini S, Thompson JH, Culver JP, Boas DA. Hemodynamic evoked response of the sensorimotor cortex measured noninvasively with near-infrared optical imaging. Psychophysiology. 2003 Jul; 40(4):548-60. PMID: 14570163.
  58. Prince S, Kolehmainen V, Kaipio JP, Franceschini MA, Boas D, Arridge SR. Time-series estimation of biological factors in optical diffusion tomography. Phys Med Biol. 2003 Jun 7; 48(11):1491-504. PMID: 12817933.
  59. Wolf M, Franceschini MA, Paunescu LA, Toronov V, Michalos A, Wolf U, Gratton E, Fantini S. Absolute frequency-domain pulse oximetry of the brain: methodology and measurements. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2003; 530:61-73. PMID: 14562705.
  60. Franceschini MA, Boas DA, Zourabian A, Diamond SG, Nadgir S, Lin DW, Moore JB, Fantini S. Near-infrared spiroximetry: noninvasive measurements of venous saturation in piglets and human subjects. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2002 Jan; 92(1):372-84. PMID: 11744680.
  61. Fantini S, and Franceschini MA. Frequency-domain techniques for tissue spectroscopy and imaging. V.V. Tuchin, editor. Handbook of Optical Biomedical Diagnostics. 2002; (Chapter 7):405-53.
  62. Boas DA, Franceschini MA, Dunn AK, Strangman G. Non-invasive imaging of cerebral activation with diffuse optical tomography. R.D. Frostig, editor. In Vivo Optical Imaging of Brain Function. 2002; 193-221.
  63. Fantini S, Aggarwal P, Chen K, Franceschini MA. Monitoring brain activity using near-infrared light. American laboratory 2001; 33(20).
  64. Hueber DM, Franceschini MA, Ma HY, Zhang Q, Ballesteros JR, Fantini S, Wallace D, Ntziachristos V, Chance B. Non-invasive and quantitative near-infrared haemoglobin spectrometry in the piglet brain during hypoxic stress, using a frequency-domain multidistance instrument. Phys Med Biol. 2001 Jan; 46(1):41-62. PMID: 11197678.
  65. Toronov V, Franceschini MA, Filiaci M, Fantini S, Wolf M, Michalos A, Gratton E. Near-infrared study of fluctuations in cerebral hemodynamics during rest and motor stimulation: temporal analysis and spatial mapping. Med Phys. 2000 Apr; 27(4):801-15. PMID: 10798703.
  66. Franceschini MA, Toronov V, Filiaci M, Gratton E, Fantini S. On-line optical imaging of the human brain with 160-ms temporal resolution. Opt Express. 2000 Jan 31; 6(3):49-57. PMID: 19401744.
  67. Stankovic MR, Maulik D, Rosenfeld W, Stubblefield PG, Kofinas AD, Gratton E, Franceschini MA, Fantini S, Hueber DM. Role of frequency domain optical spectroscopy in the detection of neonatal brain hemorrhage–a newborn piglet study. J Matern Fetal Med. 2000 Mar-Apr; 9(2):142-9. PMID: 10902831.
  68. Casavola C, Paunescu LA, Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Lugarà PM, Gratton E. Application of near-infrared tissue oxymetry to the diagnosis of peripheral vascular disease. Clin Hemorheol Microcirc. 1999; 21(3-4):389-93. PMID: 10711775.
  69. Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Gratton E, Hueber D, Rosenfeld W, Maulik D, Stubblefield P, Stankovic M. Non-invasive optical mapping of the piglet brain in real time. Opt Express. 1999 Apr 12; 4(8):308-14. PMID: 19396287.
  70. Franceschini MA, Gratton E, Fantini S. Noninvasive optical method of measuring tissue and arterial saturation: an application to absolute pulse oximetry of the brain. Opt Lett. 1999 Jun 15; 24(12):829-31. PMID: 18073868.
  71. Fantini S, Hueber D, Franceschini MA, Gratton E, Rosenfeld W, Stubblefield PG, Maulik D, Stankovic MR. Non-invasive optical monitoring of the newborn piglet brain using continuous-wave and frequency-domain spectroscopy. Phys Med Biol. 1999 Jun; 44(6):1543-63. PMID: 10498522.
  72. Stankovic MR, Maulik D, Rosenfeld W, Stubblefield PG, Kofinas AD, Drexler S, Nair R, Franceschini MA, Hueber D, Gratton E, Fantini S. Real-time optical imaging of experimental brain ischemia and hemorrhage in neonatal piglets. J Perinat Med. 1999; 27(4):279-86. PMID: 10560079.
  73. Fantini S, Walker SA, Franceschini MA, Kaschke M, Schlag PM, Moesta KT. Assessment of the size, position, and optical properties of breast tumors in vivo by noninvasive optical methods. Appl Opt. 1998 Apr 1; 37(10):1982-9. PMID: 18273118.
  74. Moesta KT, Fantini S, Jess H, Totkas S, Franceschini MA, Kaschke M, Schlag PM. Contrast features of breast cancer in frequency-domain laser scanning mammography. J Biomed Opt. 1998 Apr; 3(2):129-36. PMID: 23015049.
  75. Franceschini MA, Fantini S, Paunescu LA, Maier JS, Gratton E. Influence of a superficial layer in the quantitative spectroscopic study of strongly scattering media. Appl Opt. 1998 Nov 1; 37(31):7447-58. PMID: 18301579.
  76. Fantini S, Barbieri B, Franceschini MA, and Gratton E. Frequency-domain specroscopy. In: E. Kohen, editor. Applications of Optical Engineering to the Study of Cellular Pathology. Trivandum, India: Research Signpost 1997; 57-66.
  77. Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Gratton E. Effective source term in the diffusion equation for photon transport in turbid media. Appl Opt. 1997 Jan 1; 36(1):156-63. PMID: 18250657.
  78. Cerussi E, Maier JS, Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Mantulin WW, and Gratton E. Experimental verification of a theory for the time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy of thick tissues. Appl. Opt. 1997; 36(1):116-24.
  79. Gratton E, Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Gratton G, Fabiani M. Measurements of scattering and absorption changes in muscle and brain. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 1997 Jun 29; 352(1354):727-35. PMID: 9232861.
  80. Franceschini MA, Moesta KT, Fantini S, Gaida G, Gratton E, Jess H, Mantulin WW, Seeber M, Schlag PM, Kaschke M. Frequency-domain techniques enhance optical mammography: initial clinical results. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 1997 Jun 10; 94(12):6468-73. PMID: 9177241.
  81. Franceschini MA, Fantini S, Cerussi AE, Barbieri BB, Chance B, Gratton E. Quantitative spectroscopic determination of hemoglobin concentration and saturation in a turbid medium: analysis of the effect of water absorption. J Biomed Opt. 1997 Apr; 2(2):147-53. PMID: 23014867.
  82. Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Gaida G, Gratton E, Jess H, Mantulin WW, Moesta KT, Schlag PM, Kaschke M. Frequency-domain optical mammography: edge effect corrections. Med Phys. 1996 Jan; 23(1):149-57. PMID: 8700026.
  83. Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Maier JS, Walker SA, Barbieri B, and Gratton E. Frequency-domain multichannel optical detector for non-invasive tissue spectroscopy and oximetry. Opt. Eng. 1995; 34:32-42.
  84. De Blasi RA, Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Ferrari M, Gratton E. Cerebral and muscle oxygen saturation measurement by frequency-domain near-infra-red spectrometer. Med Biol Eng Comput. 1995 Mar; 33(2):228-30. PMID: 7643667.
  85. Fishkin JB, So PT, Cerussi AE, Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Gratton E. Frequency-domain method for measuring spectral properties in multiple-scattering media: methemoglobin absorption spectrum in a tissuelike phantom. Appl Opt. 1995 Mar 1; 34(7):1143-55. PMID: 21037643.
  86. Gratton G, Fabiani M, Friedman D, Franceschini MA, Fantini S, Corballis P, Gratton E. Rapid changes of optical parameters in the human brain during a tapping task. J Cogn Neurosci. 1995; 7(4):446-56. PMID: 23961904.
  87. Fantini S and Franceschini MA. Studio ottico di tessuti biologici nel vicino infrarosso: spettroscopia e tomografia (Optical study of biological tissues in the near-infrared: spectroscopy and tomography), R. Pratesi, editor. Laser e Luce in Chirurgia e Medicina ed in Biotecnologia (Laser and Light in Surgery and Medicine and in Biotechnology). 1995; 415-26.
  88. Maier JS, Walker SA, Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Gratton E. Possible correlation between blood glucose concentration and the reduced scattering coefficient of tissues in the near infrared. Opt Lett. 1994 Dec 15; 19(24):2062-4. PMID: 19855740.
  89. Fantini S, Franceschini MA, and Gratton E. Semi-infinite-geometry boundary problem for light migration in highly scattering media: a frequency-domain study in the diffusion approximation. J. Opt. Soc. Am. B. 1994; 11:2128-38. 93.
  90. Fantini S, Franceschini MA, Fishkin JB, Barbieri B, Gratton E. Quantitative determination of the absorption spectra of chromophores in strongly scattering media: a light-emitting-diode based technique. Appl Opt. 1994 Aug 1; 33(22):5204-13. PMID: 20935909.
  91. Franceschini MA, Pini R, Salimbeni R, Vannini M. Auto-prepulse operation of a long-pulse XeCl laser. Appl. Physics B. 1992; 54:259-64.