Rubio A, Zhong X, Porter TM. In vitro characterization of chemokine-loaded liposomes, Cogent Biology 2019, 5:1662931

Sojahrood AJ, Haghi H, Li Q, Porter TM, Karshafian R, Kolios MC. Nonlinear energy loss in the oscillations of coated and uncoated bubbles: Role of thermal, radiation damping, and encapsulating shell at various excitation pressures, 2019arXiv:1909.08793.

Sojahrood AJ, Earl R, Li Q, Porter TM, Kolios MC, Karshafian R. Nonlinear dynamics of acoustic bubbles excited by their pressure dependent suharmonic resonance frequency: oversaturation and enhancement of the subharmonic signal, 2019, arXiv:1909.05071.

Peng C, Sun T, Power C, Zhang Y, Vykhodtseva N, McDannold N, Porter TM. Intracranial nonthermal ablation mediated by transcranial focused ultrasound and phase-shift nanoemulsions, Ultrasound in Med & Biol 2019, 45(8) 2104-2117.

Aryal M, Papademetriou J, Zhang YZ, Power C, McDannold N, Porter T. Ultrasound-mediated delivery of gadolinium- and fluorescent-labeled liposomes through the blood-brain barrier, Ultrasound in Med & Biol 2019 45(7)

Sarisozen C, Tan Y, Lie J, Bilir C, Shen L, Filipczak N, Porter T, Torchilin V. MDM2 antagonist-loaded targeted micelles in combination with doxorubicin: effective synergism against human glioblastoma via p53-reactivation, J of Drug Targeting 2019 DOI:10.1080/1061186X.2019.1570518

Burgess MT, Porter TM.  Control of cavitation nucleated by phase-shift nanoemulsions for highly efficient sonoporation, Ultrasound in Med & Biol 2019 45(3) 846-858.

Peng Y, Li Q, Seekell RR, Porter TM, Kheir JN, Polizzotti B. Tunable non-linear acoustic reporters using micron and nano-sized air bubbles with porous polymeric hard-shells, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2019 11(1) 7-12 (featured on cover).


Papademetriou IT, Vedula E, Charest J, Porter TM. Effect of flow on targeting and penetration of angiopep-decorated nanoparticles in a microfluidic model blood-brain barrier, PLOS One 13 (10) 2018.

Crake C, Papademetriou I, Zhang Y, Vykhodtseva N, McDannold NJ, Porter T. Simultaneous passive acoustic mapping and MR thermometry for monitoring of cavitation-enhanced tumor ablation in rabbits using focused ultrasound and phase-shift nanoemulsions, Ultrasound Med & Biol (2018) 44(12) 2609-2624

Nicholson CJ, Singh K, Saphirstein RJ, Gao YZ, Li Q, Chiu J, Leavis P, Verwoert GC, Mitchell GF, Porter T, Morgan KG. Reversal of aging-induced increases in aortic stiffness by targeting cytoskeletal protein-protein interfaces, JAHA (2018) 7(15) doi:10.1161/JAH.118.008926.

Sojahrood AJ, Li Q, Haghi H, Karshafian R, Porter TM, Kolios MC. Pressure dependence of the ultrasound attenuation and speed in bubbly media: Theory and experiment (2018) arXiv:1811.07788v1


Crake C, Meral F, Burgess M, Papademetriou I, McDannold N, Porter T. Combined passive acoustic mapping and magnetic resonance thermometry for monitoring phase-shift nanoemulsion enhanced focused ultrasound therapy. Phys Med & Biol (2017) vol. 62, 6144-6163.

Sojahrood AJ, Li Q, Haghi H, Karshafian R, Porter TM, Kolios MC. Investigation of the nonlinear propagation of ultrasound through a bubbly medium including multiple scattering and bubble-bubble interaction: Theory and experiment, Proceedings of the IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, 2017


Xia L, Porter T, Sarkar K. Interpreting attenuation at different excitations to estimate strain-dependent interfacial rheological properties of lipid-coated monodisperse microbubbles. JASA (2015) vol 138(6), 3994-4003.

Burgess MT, Porter TM. On-demand cavitation from bursting droplets. Acoustics Today (2015), vol. 11(4) 35-41.

Papademetriou J, Porter TM. Promising approaches to circumvent the blood-brain barrier: Progress, pitfalls, and clinical prospects in brain cancer. Therapeutic Delivery, (2015) vol 6(8), 989-1016.

Stolzoff M, Colby AH, Porter TM, Grinstaff MW. Synthesis and characterization of hybrid polymer/lipid expansilve nanoparticles: Imparting surface functionality for targeting and stability, Biomacromolecules. (2015), vol 16(7), 1958-1966.

Burgess MT, Porter TM. Acoustic cavitation-mediated delivery of small interfering ribonucleic acids with phase-shift nano-emulsions. Ultrasound Med Biol. (2015), vol. 41(8), 2191-2201.


Vo, H., Chiu, J., Allaimo, D., Mao, C., Wang, Y., Gong, Y., Ow, H., Porter, T. and Zhong, X. (2014), High fat diet deviates PtC-specific B1 B cell phagocytosis in obese mice. Immunity, Inflammation and Disease (2014) vol. 2(4), 254-261.

Duncanson WJ, Arriaga LR, Ung WL, Kopechek JA, Porter TM, Weitz DA. Microfluidic fabrication of perfluorohexane-shelled double emulsions for controlled loading and acoustic-triggered release of hydrophilic agents. Langmuir (2014), vol 30, 13765-13770.

Ta T, Bartolak-Suki E, Park E-J, Karrobi K, Zhong Y, McDannold N, Porter TM. Localized delivery of doxorubicin in vivo from polymer-modified thermosensitive liposomes with MR-guided focused ultrasound-mediated heating, J Controlled Release vol. 194, 71-81. PMCID: PMC4254020

Parrales M, Fernandez J, Perez-Saborid M, Kopechek J, Porter TM. Acoustic characterization of monodisperse lipid-coated microbubbles: relationship between size and shell viscoelastic properties, J Acoustical Soc of Amer (2014) 136, 1077.

Kopechek JA, Park EJ, Zhang YZ, Vykhodtseva NI, McDannold NJ, Porter TM. Cavitation-enhanced MR-guided focused ultrasound ablation of rabbit tumors in vivo using phase shift nanoemulsions. Physics Med & Biol, (2014), vol. 59, 3465-3489.

Gong Y, Cabodi M, Porter TM. Acoustic investigation of pressure-dependent resonance and shell elasticity of lipid-coated monodisperse microbubbles, Applied Physics Letters (2014), vol. 104, 074103.


Ta T, Porter TM. Thermosensitive liposomes for localized delivery and triggered release of chemotherapy. Journal of Controlled Release (2013).

Kopechek JA, Park EJ, McDannold NJ, Porter TM. Accumulation of phase-shift nanoemulsions to enhance MR-guided ultrasound-mediated ablation in vivo. Journal of Healthcare Engineering (2013) Vol 4, No. 1, 109-126.

Zhang P, Kopechek JA, Porter TM. The impact of vaporized nanoemulsions on ultrasound-mediated ablation. Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound (2013) Vol. 1, 1-12.

Yohe ST, Kopechek JA, Porter TM, Colson TL, Grinstaff MW. Triggered drug release from 3D superhydrophobic meshes using high intensity focused ultrasound. Advanced Healthcare Materials (2013).


Kopechek JA, Zhang P, Burgess MT, Porter TM. Synthesis of phase-shift nanoemulsions with narrow size distribution for acoustic droplet vaporization and bubble-enhanced ultrasound-mediated ablation. Journal of Visualized Experiments (67), e4308, DOI:10.3791/4308 (2012).

Heslinga MJ, Porter TM, Eniola-Adefeso O. Design of nanovectors for therapy and imaging of cardiovascular diseases. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal (2012) Vol. 3, No. 1, 12-17.


Meunier JM, Holland CK, Porter TM, Lindsell CJ, Shaw GJ. Combination treatment with rt-PA is more effective than rt-PA alone in an in vitro human clot model. Current Neurovascular Research (2011), 8, 305-312.

Kopechek JA, Haworth KJ, Raymond JL, Perrin SR, Klegerman ME, Huang S, Porter TM, Mast TD, McPherson DD, Holland CK. Acoustic characterization of echogenic liposomes: frequency-dependent attenuation and backscatter. J Acoust Soc Am (2011), 130(5), 3472-3481.


Gong Y, Cabodi M, Porter TM. Relationship between size and frequency-dependent attenuation of monodisperse populations of lipid-coated microbubbles, Bubble Science, Engineering, and Technolog, (2010) Vol. 2, No. 2, 41-47.

Zhang P, Porter T. An in vitro study of a phase-shift nanoemulsion: a potential nucleation agent for bubble-enhanced HIFU tumor ablationUltrasound Med Biol, (2010) Vol 36, No. 11, 1856-1866.

Ta T, Convertine A, Reyes C, Stayton P, Porter T. Thermosensitive liposomes modified with poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-propylacrylic acid) copolymers for triggered release of Doxorubicin, Biomacromolecules, (2010) Vol. 11, 1915-1920.


Smith DAB, Porter TM, Martinez J, Huang SL, MacDonald RC, McPherson DD, Holland CK. Destruction thresholds of echogenic liposomes with clinical diagnostic ultrasound, Ultrasound Med Biol , Vol. 33, No. 5, 797-809, 2007.

Porter TM, Smith DAB, Holland CK. Acoustic techniques for assessing the Optison destruction threshold, J Ultrasound Med , Vol. 25, No. 12, 1519-1529, 2006.

Datta S, Coussios CC, McAdory LE, Tan J, Porter TM, De Courten-Myers G, Holland CK. Correlation of cavitation with ultrasound enhancement of thromobolysis,Ultrasound Med Biol , Vol. 32, Issue 8, 1257-1267, 2006.

Porter TM, Crum LA, Black F, Stayton PS, and Hoffman AS. The effect of polymer surface activity on cavitation nuclei stability against dissolution, J Acoust Soc Am, Vol. 116, No. 2, 721-728, 2004.