Beck Olson

Computational and Data Scientist
Radiology
+1 415 514-4426

Scientific software developer with a focus on data visualization, algorithms and image processing. An advocate of open-source software with a focus on building tools to apply new technologies to cutting-edge science.

Publications: 

Recurrent tumor and treatment-induced effects have different MR signatures in contrast enhancing and non-enhancing lesions of high-grade gliomas.

Neuro-oncology

Cluceru J, Nelson SJ, Wen Q, Phillips JJ, Shai A, Molinaro AM, Alcaide-Leon P, Olson MP, Nair D, LaFontaine M, Chunduru P, Villanueva-Meyer JE, Cha S, Chang SM, Berger MS, Lupo JM

Hyperpolarized 13 C MRI data acquisition and analysis in prostate and brain at University of California, San Francisco.

NMR in biomedicine

Crane JC, Gordon JW, Chen HY, Autry AW, Li Y, Olson MP, Kurhanewicz J, Vigneron DB, Larson PEZ, Xu D

Metabolic Profiling of IDH Mutation and Malignant Progression in Infiltrating Glioma.

Scientific reports

Jalbert LE, Elkhaled A, Phillips JJ, Neill E, Williams A, Crane JC, Olson MP, Molinaro AM, Berger MS, Kurhanewicz J, Ronen SM, Chang SM, Nelson SJ

Association of early changes in 1H MRSI parameters with survival for patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma receiving a multimodality treatment regimen.

Neuro-oncology

Nelson SJ, Kadambi AK, Park I, Li Y, Crane J, Olson M, Molinaro A, Roy R, Butowski N, Cha S, Chang S

Serial analysis of 3D H-1 MRSI for patients with newly diagnosed GBM treated with combination therapy that includes bevacizumab.

Journal of neuro-oncology

Nelson SJ, Li Y, Lupo JM, Olson M, Crane JC, Molinaro A, Roy R, Clarke J, Butowski N, Prados M, Cha S, Chang SM

Detection of localized changes in the metabolism of hyperpolarized gluconeogenic precursors 13 C-lactate and 13 C-pyruvate in kidney and liver.

Magnetic resonance in medicine

von Morze C, Chang GY, Larson PE, Shang H, Allu PK, Bok RA, Crane JC, Olson MP, Tan CT, Marco-Rius I, Nelson SJ, Kurhanewicz J, Pearce D, Vigneron DB

Magnetic resonance analysis of malignant transformation in recurrent glioma.

Neuro-oncology

Jalbert LE, Neill E, Phillips JJ, Lupo JM, Olson MP, Molinaro AM, Berger MS, Chang SM, Nelson SJ

Precision medicine in chronic disease management: The multiple sclerosis BioScreen.

Annals of neurology

Gourraud PA, Henry RG, Cree BA, Crane JC, Lizee A, Olson MP, Santaniello AV, Datta E, Zhu AH, Bevan CJ, Gelfand JM, Graves JS, Goodin DS, Green AJ, von Büdingen HC, Waubant E, Zamvil SS, Crabtree-Hartman E, Nelson S, Baranzini SE, Hauser SL

SIVIC: Open-Source, Standards-Based Software for DICOM MR Spectroscopy Workflows.

International journal of biomedical imaging

Crane JC, Olson MP, Nelson SJ

Human sensory-evoked responses differ coincident with either "fusion-memory" or "flash-memory", as shown by stimulus repetition-rate effects.

BMC neuroscience

Jewett DL, Hart T, Larson-Prior LJ, Baird B, Olson M, Trumpis M, Makayed K, Bavafa P

The use of QSD (q-sequence deconvolution) to recover superposed, transient evoked-responses.

Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology

Jewett DL, Caplovitz G, Baird B, Trumpis M, Olson MP, Larson-Prior LJ