Susan Lemieux Eskin, Ph.D.

Assistant Teaching Professor of Physics, School of Science, Engineering, and Technology
Office Phone
Office Location
Olmsted Building, W256m
By appointment only

Billy GB, Lemieux SK, Chow MX, Changes in Lumbar Disk Morphology Associated With Prolonged Sitting Assessed by Magnetic Resonance Imaging. PM&R, Pub. Online. Mar 2,2014.

Harris KA, West SG, Vanden Heuvel JP, Jonnalagadda SS, Ross AB, Hill AM, Grieger JA, Lemieux SK, Kris-Etherton PM. Amer J Clin. Nutr. In Press 2014.

Schreurs BG, Smith-Bell CA, Lemieux SK.Dietary Cholesterol Increases Ventricular Volume and Narrows Cerebrovascular Diameter in a Rabbit Model of Alzheimer's Disease. Neuroscience. 2013 Sep (13) 786

Deci S, Lemieux SK, Smith-Bell CA, Sparks DL, Schreurs BG. Cholesterol Increases Ventricular Volume in a Rabbit Model of Alzheimer's Disease.J Alzheimers Dis. Mar 2012.

Susan K. Lemieux, Carrie A. Smith-Bell, Jered R. Wells, Nnadozie M. Ezerioha, Jeffrey S. Carpenter, D. Laryy Sparks, Bernard G. Schreurs. Neurovascular changes measured by time-of-flight MR angiography in cholesterol-fed rabbits with cortical amyloid beta-peptide accumulation. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2010 Aug;32(2):306-14.

Julie Brefczynski-Lewis, Svenja Lowitszch, Michael Parsons, Susan Lemieux, and Aina Puce. Audiovisual Non-Verbal Dynamic Faces Elicit Converging fMRI and ERP Responses, Brain Topography (2009) May;21(3-4):193-206.

Abraham, J., Haut, M. W., Moran, M. T., Filburn, S., Lemieux, S., & Kuwabara, H. (2008) Adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: Effects on cerebral white matter seen in diffusion tensor imaging. Clinical Breast Cancer, 8, 88-91.

Takaharu Shonai, MD, PhD, Jeffrey S. Carpenter, MD, Susan K. Lemieux, PhD, Kuniaki Harada, RT, PhD, Kazumi Omori, MD, Nobuaki Kaneko, MD, and Takanori Fukushima, MD, DMSc. Improvement of Vessel Visibility in TOF MR Angiography of the Brain. Accepted for publication in J. Magn.Res.Imag. (2007).

L.D.Sparks, S.K.Lemieux, M.W. Haut, L.C. Baxter, S.C. Johnson, J.E. Lopez, M.N. Sabbagh, D.J.Conner DJ. Hippocampal volume change in the Alzheimer's disease cholesterol-lowering treatment (ADCLT) trial. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine, Mar. 2008 75: S87

S.S. Velan, S. Ramamurthy, S. Ainala, C. Durst, S.K. Lemieux, R.R. Raylman, R.G.Spencer, M.A. Thomas MA. Implementation and validation of localized constant-time correlated spectroscopy (LCT-COSY) on a clinical 3T MRI scanner for investigation of muscle metabolism. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2007 Aug;26(2):410-7.

R. R. Raylman, S. Majewski, S. K. Lemieux, S. Sendhil Velan, B. Kross,V. Popov, M. F. Smith, A. G. Weisenberger and C. Zorn. (2006). Simultaneous Acquisition of Magnetic Resonance Spectrosocpy (MRS) Data and Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Images, J Magn Reson. 2007 Jun;186(2):305-10. Epub 2007 Mar 24.21.

S. Sendhil Velan, Christopher Durst, Susan K. Lemieux, Raymond R. Raylman, Rajagopalan Sridhar, Richard G. Spencer, Gerald R. Hobbs, M. Albert Thomas. (2006) Investigation of Muscle Lipid Metabolism by Localized One- and Two- Dimensional MRS Techniques using a Clinical 3T MRI / MRS Scanner. J. Magn. Res. Imag. 2007 Aug;26(2):410-7.

S. Sendhil Velan, Susan K. Lemieux, Raymond R. Raylman, Warren Boling, Gerald R. Hobbs, Rajagopalan Sridhar, Periannan Kuppusamy, M. Albert Thomas. (2006) Detection of Cerebral Metabolites by Localized PRESS and L-COSY Techniques at 3T. J Magn. Res. Imag. 2007 Aug;26(2):405-9.

R. R. Raylman, S. Majewski, S. K. Lemieux, S. Sendhil Velan, B Kross, V. Popov, M. F. Smith, A. G. Weisenberger and C. Zorn. (2006) Simultaneous MRI and PET Imaging of a Rat Brain. Phys Med Biol 51:6371-6379.

R.R. Raylman, S. Majewski, B. Kross, Susan K. Lemieux, S.S. Velan, V. Popov, J. Proffitt, M.F. Smith, A.G. Weisenberger, R. Wojcik, Initial Tests of a Prototype MRI-Compatible PET Imager, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A, 2006;569(2):306-309.

J.D. Mendola, I. P. Conner, S. Sharma, S.K. Lemieux. fMRI measures of perceptual filling-in in human visual cortex. J Cogn. Neurosci. 18:363-375 (2006).

M.W. Parsons, M.W. Haut, S.K. Lemieux, M.T. Moran, S.G. Leach. Anterior medial temporal lobe activation during encoding of words: FMRI methods to optimize sensitivity. Brain Cogn 60: 253-261 (2006).

L. Shuster, S.K. Lemieux. An fMRI study of the production of mono- vs. multisyllabic words. Brain and Language 93:20-21.

I. Conner, S. Sharma, S.K.Lemieux, J.D. Mendola. Retinopic Organization in Children Measured with fMRI. Journal of Vision 4: 509-523.

D.S. Woodruff-Pak, R. W. Vogel III, M. Ewers, J. Coffey, O. B. Boyko, S.K. Lemieux. MRI-Assessed Volume of Cerebellum Correlates with Associative Learning. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. Neurobiol Learn Mem 76(3): 342-57 2001.

A.A. Patel, E. T. Gawlinski, S. K. Lemieux, R. A. Gatenby. A Cellular Automaton Model of the Effects of pH and Glucose Distributions on Early Tumor Growth and Invasion. J. Theor. Biol. Sept.2001, 213:315-331.

Guenther Boden, Brett Lebed, Melanie Schatz, Carol Homko, and Susan Lemieux. Effects of Acute Changes of Plasma Free Fatty Acids on Intramyocellular Fat Content and Insulin Resistance in Healthy Subjects, Diabetes July 2001 50: 1612-1617.

D.S. Woodruff-Pak, G. Goldenberg, M. M. Downey-Lamb, O. B. Boyko, S.K. Lemieux. Cerebellar Volume in Humans Related to Magnitude of Classical Conditioning. Neuroreport 11:609-615,Feb. 2000.

Urbain JL, Vekemans MC, Lemieux SK, Cosenza SC, Senadhi VK, Milestone BN, Reddy EP. Nuclear oncology and the Imagene concept. Acta Radiol Suppl. 1997;412:21-8.

S.K. Lemieux and G.H. Glover, An Infrared Device for Monitoring The Respiration Of Small Rodents During Magnetic Resonance Imaging, JMRI 1996 6:561-564.

G.H. Glover, S.K. Lemieux, and M. Drangova, "Decomposition of Inflow and BOLD Effects with Dual-echo Spiral GRE fMRI, Mag.Res.Med. 1996, 35:299-308.

SK Lemieux, King Li, Martin Hyperoxia MRI of Rabbit V2 Carcinoma. Proc.ISMRM Cancer Wksh, 1995.

T.B. Clegg, H.J. Karwowski, S.K. Lemieux, R.W.Sayer, W.M. Hooke, H.W. Lewis, A.W. Lovette, H.J. Pfitzner, K.A. Sweeton, & W.S.Wilburn, "A New Atomic-beam Polarized Ion Source for the Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory: Overview, Operating Experience and Performance", Nucl. Instr. Meth. August 1994.

S.K. Lemieux, T.B. Clegg, H.J. Karwowski, W.J. Thompson, and E.R. Crosson, A Spin-filter Polarimeter for Low-energy Hydrogen and Deuterium Ion Beams. Nucl. Instr. & Meth. in Physics Research, Section A (Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Sept. 1993 vol.333, no.2-3, p. 434-42.

E.R. Crosson, S.K. Lemieux, E.J. Ludwig, W.J. Thompson, M. Bisenberger, G. Graw, R. Hertenberger, D. Hofer, H. Kader, P. Schiemenz, A.M. Eiro, and F.D. Santos, Probing Alpha-particle Wave Functions Using (d,a) Reactions. Phys. Rev. C, (Nuclear Physics), June 1993 vol.47, no.6, p. 2690-8.

E.R. Crosson, R.K. Das, S.K. Lemieux, E.J. Ludwig, W.J. Thompson, M. Bisenberger, G. Graw, R. Hertenberger, D. Hofer, H. Kader, P. Schiemenz, A.M. Eiro, and F.D. Santos, Probing Alpha-particle Wave Functions by (d,a) Tensor Analyzing Powers. Phys. Rev. C (Nuclear Physics) Feb. 1992 vol.45, no.2, p. R492-5.

E.R.Crosson, T.B. Clegg, H.J. Karwowski, and S.K. Lemieux, Optimization of the Performance of R.F. Transitions for the TUNL Atomic Beam Ion Source. Nucl. Instr. and Meth., vol. A310, 703-705, 1991.

S.W. Yates, S.K.Riley(Lemieux), E.W. Kleppinger. Low-lying Collective Properties of 168-Er, 170-Er Identified in the (n, n'G) reaction. Bull. Am.Phys.Soc.28 (7) p982.(1983).

S.K. Lemieux. & D.S. Woodruff-Pak. Functional magnetic resonance imaging studies of eyeblink classical conditioning. . In D. S. Woodruff-Pak & J. E. Steinmetz (Eds.), Eyeblink classical conditioning: Vol. I:71-93, Applications in humans. Amsterdam: Kluwer, 2000.

Woodruff-Pak, D. S. & Lemieux, S. K. The cerebellum and associative learning: Parallels and contrasts in rabbits and humans. In J. E. Steinmetz, P. R. Solomon, & M. A. Gluck (Eds.), Model systems and the neurobiology of associative learning. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum, 2001.

Woodruff-Pak, D. S. & Lemieux, S. K. Memory and aging, neural basis of. In N. J. Smelser & P.B. Baltes (Eds.) International encyclopedia of the social and behavioral sciences. Oxford: Elsevier Science, 2001.

M. Parsons, W. Boling, M. Moran, M Kraszpulski, K. Shaikh, A. Puce, S.K. Lemieux, C. Rosen, J. Collins, J. Bailes (In Press) Advances in Neurosurgical Applications of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, in Focus on Brain Mapping Research, Chen, F (ed) Nova Science: Hauppauge, NY no.2, p. R492-5.


Ph.D (University of North Carolina)