Bobby D Guenther

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Adjunct Professor of Physics

External Address: 
2579 CIEMAS Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90305, Durham, NC 27708-0305
Phone: 
(919) 660-2569

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of Missouri at Columbia 1968

Temperature & Vasomotor Tone During the First 5 Days in Preterms Less than 1000g awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2010 to 2013

Technology Support for Combat Related Medical Infrared Imaging in Afghanistan awarded by Air Force Office of Scientific Research (Co-Principal Investigator). 2010 to 2012

Technology Support for Combat Related Medical Infrared Imaging in Iraq awarded by Air Force Office of Scientific Research (Co-Principal Investigator). 2007 to 2008

Biomedical and Biological Research Applications of a Storage-Ring Free-Electron Laser awarded by Air Force Office of Scientific Research (Research Scientist). 2000 to 2008

Workshop on Cloaking Technology awarded by Army Research Office (Principal Investigator). 2007 to 2008

Volume Optical Processing for Near Infrared Raman awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2002 to 2007

BioTerrorism Workshop awarded by Army Research Office (Co-Principal Investigator). 2002

Development of Certificate Program in Applied Natural Science awarded by Lord Foundation of North Carolina (Principal Investigator). 1999 to 2002

Center for FEL Research in the Medical, Biological, and Materials Sciences awarded by Air Force Office of Scientific Research (Co-Principal Investigator). 2000 to 2001

Duke Free Electron Laser Program Plan-FY99 awarded by Office of Naval Research (Co-Principal Investigator). 1994 to 2000

Guenther, BD. Modern Optics Second Edition 978-0198738770. Oxford England: Oxford University Press, December 22, 2015. (Textbook) Full Text

McCain, ST, Guenther, BD, Brady, DJ, Krishnamurthy, K, and Willett, R. "Coded-aperture Raman imaging for standoff explosive detection." Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8358 (2012). Full Text

Knobel, RB, Guenther, BD, and Rice, HE. "Thermoregulation and thermography in neonatal physiology and disease." Biol Res Nurs 13.3 (July 2011): 274-282. Full Text

Kittle, D, Holshouser, B, Slater, JM, Guenther, BD, Pitsianis, NP, and Pearlstein, RD. "Technical note: rapid prototyping of 3D grid arrays for image guided therapy quality assurance." Med Phys 35.12 (December 2008): 5708-5712. Full Text

Katz, LM, Nauriyal, V, Nagaraj, S, Finch, A, Pearlstein, K, Szymanowski, A, Sproule, C, Rich, PB, Guenther, BD, and Pearlstein, RD. "Infrared imaging of trauma patients for detection of acute compartment syndrome of the leg." Crit Care Med 36.6 (June 2008): 1756-1761. Full Text

Fernandez, C, Lim, S, Guenther, BD, Brady, DJ, and McCain, ST. "High-throughput, multiplex aperture-coded raman spectrometer for biomedical diagnostics." Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2008 (2008): BTuF15-.

Fernandez, C, Guenther, BD, Gehm, ME, Brady, DJ, and Sullivan, ME. "Longwave infrared (LWIR) coded aperture dispersive spectrometer." Optics Express 15.9 (2007): 5742-5753. Full Text

Burchett, J, Shankar, M, Hamza, AB, Guenther, BD, Pitsianis, N, and Brady, DJ. "Lightweight biometric detection system for human classification using pyroelectric infrared detectors." Appl Opt 45.13 (May 1, 2006): 3031-3037.

Shankar, M, Burchett, JB, Hao, Q, Guenther, BD, and Brady, DJ. "Human-tracking systems using pyroelectric infrared detectors." Optical Engineering 45.10 (2006). Full Text

Fang, J-S, Hao, Q, Brady, DJ, Guenther, BD, and Hsu, KY. "Real-time human identification using a pyroelectric infrared detector array and hidden Markov models." Optics Express 14.15 (2006): 6643-6658. Full Text

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