(The TQCC of Ultrasonics is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
A review of ultrasonic testing applications in additive manufacturing: Defect evaluation, material characterization, and process control204
Environmental and operational conditions effects on Lamb wave based structural health monitoring systems: A review153
So you think you can DAS? A viewpoint on delay-and-sum beamforming147
Shear horizontal wave transducers for structural health monitoring and nondestructive testing: A review125
A critical review on ultrasonic-assisted fouling control and cleaning of fouled membranes78
A generic deep learning framework to classify thyroid and breast lesions in ultrasound images67
Improved forward model for quantitative pulse-echo speed-of-sound imaging65
Combined two-level damage identification strategy using ultrasonic guided waves and physical knowledge assisted machine learning65
Nonlinear ultrasonics-based technique for monitoring damage progression in reinforced concrete structures57
A review of recent advances in the single- and multi-degree-of-freedom ultrasonic piezoelectric motors56
A review on guided-ultrasonic-wave-based structural health monitoring: From fundamental theory to machine learning techniques49
A nonlinear ultrasonic SHM method for impact damage localisation in composite panels using a sparse array of piezoelectric PZT transducers47
CNN-LSTM network-based damage detection approach for copper pipeline using laser ultrasonic scanning41
Real time SVD-based clutter filtering using randomized singular value decomposition and spatial downsampling for micro-vessel imaging on a Verasonics ultrasound system40
Ultrasound-based identification of damage in wind turbine blades using novelty detection40
Laser Ultrasonic inspection of a Wire + Arc Additive Manufactured (WAAM) sample with artificial defects38
High-resolution Lamb waves dispersion curves estimation and elastic property inversion37
A softmax classifier for high-precision classification of ultrasonic similar signals37
Finite element simulation and experimental investigation of residual stresses in ultrasonic assisted turning36
Acoustic properties across the human skull35
Evolution of acoustic softening effect on ultrasonic-assisted micro/meso-compression behavior and microstructure35
An improved nonlinear ultrasonic technique for detecting and monitoring impact induced damage in composite plates34
High performance drilling of T800 CFRP composites by combining ultrasonic vibration and optimized drill structure33
Modeling and simulation of backward combined harmonic generation induced by one-way mixing of longitudinal ultrasonic guided waves in a circular pipe33
Hidden corrosion detection using laser ultrasonic guided waves with multi-frequency local wavenumber estimation33
Recent applications of ultrasonic waves in improved oil recovery: A review of techniques and results31
Online acoustic emission source localization in concrete structures using iterative and evolutionary algorithms31
Therapeutic ultrasound experiments in vitro: Review of factors influencing outcomes and reproducibility31
Research on the influence of heat treatment on residual stress of TC4 alloy produced by laser additive manufacturing based on laser ultrasonic technique31
Towards using convolutional neural network to locate, identify and size defects in phased array ultrasonic testing31
A single-modal linear ultrasonic motor based on multi vibration modes of PZT ceramics30
Tumor segmentation in automated whole breast ultrasound using bidirectional LSTM neural network and attention mechanism30
The complexity of surface acoustic wave fields used for microfluidic applications29
Effect of radial high-speed ultrasonic vibration cutting on machining performance during finish turning of hardened steel29
Modal analysis and moving performance of a single-mode linear ultrasonic motor29
Temperature prediction of ultrasonic vibration-assisted milling29
A multi-pillar piezoelectric stack transducer for nanodroplet mediated intravascular sonothrombolysis27
A modelling framework for simulation of ultrasonic guided wave-based inspection of welded rail tracks27
Damage characterization using CNN and SAE of broadband Lamb waves27
Active source localization in wave guides based on machine learning27
Design of a resonant Luneburg lens for surface acoustic waves26
Magneto-sonothrombolysis with combination of magnetic microbubbles and nanodroplets26
Ultrasonic elastography to assess biomechanical properties of the optic nerve head and peripapillary sclera of the eye26
Supervised learning strategy for classification and regression tasks applied to aeronautical structural health monitoring problems26
Fully noncontact inspection of closed surface crack with nonlinear laser ultrasonic testing method25
Calculation of geometric flow profile correction factor for ultrasonic flow meter using semi-3D simulation technique25
Surface/sub-surface crack-scattered nonlinear rayleigh waves: A full analytical solution based on elastodynamic reciprocity theorem25
FEM simulation and comparison of PMN-PT single crystals based phased array ultrasonic transducer by alternating current poling and direct current poling24
Complete phononic band gaps in the 3D Yablonovite structure with spheres24
A review of ultrasonic sensing and machine learning methods to monitor industrial processes24
Multi-frequency localized wave energy for delamination identification using laser ultrasonic guided wave24
Residual stress relief of welded aluminum alloy plate using ultrasonic vibration24
Cure monitoring and damage identification of CFRP using embedded piezoelectric sensors network24
Recent advances in vascular ultrasound imaging technology and their clinical implications24
Investigation of thermo-acoustoelastic guided waves by semi-analytical finite element method23
Imaging damage in plate waveguides using frequency-domain multiple signal classification (F-MUSIC)23
Determining the crystallographic orientation of hexagonal crystal structure materials with surface acoustic wave velocity measurements23
Flexible ultrasonic array for breast-cancer diagnosis based on a self-shape–estimation algorithm23
Development and validation of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound systems for highly controlled in vitro cell stimulation22
Experiments and modelling of ultrasonic waves in composite plates under varying temperature22
An efficient Lamb wave-based virtual refined time-reversal method for damage localization in plates using broadband measurements22
Lamb wave-based mapping of plate structures via frontier exploration22
Experimental identification of high order Lamb waves and estimation of the mechanical properties of a dry human skull22
Deconvolution of ultrasonic signals using a convolutional neural network22
A high-sensitivity and long-distance structural health monitoring system based on bidirectional SH wave phased array22
An amplitude prediction model for a giant magnetostrictive ultrasonic transducer22
A metamaterial ultrasound mode convertor for complete transformation of Lamb waves into shear horizontal waves21
Parameter estimation of the homodyned K distribution based on an artificial neural network for ultrasound tissue characterization21
Quantifying adhesive thickness and adhesion parameters using higher-order SH guided waves21
The acoustic radiation force of a focused ultrasound beam on a suspended eukaryotic cell21
Ultrasonic mapping of hybrid additively manufactured 420 stainless steel21
A reverse time migration-based multistep angular spectrum approach for ultrasonic imaging of specimens with irregular surfaces20
Multi-objective optimization for joint actuator and sensor placement for guided waves based structural health monitoring using fibre Bragg grating sensors20
Deep learning inversion with supervision: A rapid and cascaded imaging technique20
Ultrasound super-resolution imaging with a hierarchical Kalman tracker20
Nonlinear mixing of non-collinear guided waves at a contact interface20
Three-dimensional damage quantification of low velocity impact damage in thin composite plates using phased-array ultrasound20
Quantitative defect inspection in the curved composite structure using the modified probabilistic tomography algorithm and fusion of damage index20
Inversion of surface damage and residual stress in ground silicon wafers by laser surface acoustic wave technology20
Measurement of fastening force using dry-coupled ultrasonic waves19
Discrimination of nano-objects via cluster analysis techniques applied to time-resolved thermo-acoustic microscopy19
Characterization of heat transfer and friction loss of water turbulent flow in a narrow rectangular duct under 25–40 kHz ultrasonic waves19
Study of a spiral-coil EMAT for rail subsurface inspection19
Sim-to-Real: Employing ultrasonic guided wave digital surrogates and transfer learning for damage visualization19
Characterization of a soft tissue-mimicking agar/wood powder material for MRgFUS applications19
Probing the limits of full-field linear local defect resonance identification for deep defect detection19
Non-contact imaging of subsurface defects using a scanning laser source19
Elastic stubbed metamaterial plate with torsional resonances18
The zero-frequency component of bulk waves in solids with randomly distributed micro-cracks18
Application of the reciprocity principle to evaluation of mode-converted scattered shear horizontal (SH) wavefields in tapered thinning plates18
Joint segmentation and classification of breast masses based on ultrasound radio-frequency data and convolutional neural networks18
Analytical and numerical investigations of one-way mixing of Lamb waves in a thin plate18
Long-distance structural health monitoring of buried pipes using pitch-catch T(0,1) wave piezoelectric ring array transducers18
Deep reconstruction of high-quality ultrasound images from raw plane-wave data: A simulation and in vivo study18
Summation of high-frequency Langevin transducers vibrations for increasing of ultrasonic radiator power18
DSWE-Net: A deep learning approach for shear wave elastography and lesion segmentation using single push acoustic radiation force18
Proposal for a novel elliptical ultrasonic aspirator and its fundamental performance in cartilage removal18
MR relaxation properties of tissue-mimicking phantoms18
In-situ ultrasound-assisted control of polymeric membrane fouling18
Broad bandwidth air-coupled micromachined ultrasonic transducers for gas sensing18
Contact modeling and performance evaluation of ring type traveling wave ultrasonic motors considering stator teeth17
Smart responsive-calcium carbonate nanoparticles for dual-model cancer imaging and treatment17
Unsupervised learning framework for temperature compensated damage identification and localization in ultrasonic guided wave SHM with transfer learning17
Deep learning approach to skin layers segmentation in inflammatory dermatoses17
Ultrasonic-promoted rapid transient liquid phase bonding of high volume fraction SiC particle reinforced aluminum-based metal matrix composite in low temperature17
Ultrasound deep learning for monitoring of flow–vessel dynamics in murine carotid artery17
Development of in-bore magnetostrictive transducer for ultrasonic guided wave based-inspection of steam generator tubes of PFBR17
Non-contact measurement of the thickness of a surface film using a superimposed ultrasonic standing wave17
Low-frequency Lamb wave mixing for fatigue damage evaluation using phase-reversal approach17
The fundamental ultrasonic edge wave mode: Propagation characteristics and potential for distant damage detection17
Local damage detection by nonlinear coda wave interferometry combined with time reversal17
Deep learning-based anomaly detection from ultrasonic images17
Damage identification using wave damage interaction coefficients predicted by deep neural networks16
Modeling and simulation of static component generation of Lamb wave propagation in a layered plate16
Particle size distribution analysis of oil-in-water emulsions using static and dynamic ultrasound scattering techniques16
Modeling lamb wave propagation in visco-elastic composite plates using a fifth-order plate theory16
Ultrasonic autofocus imaging of internal voids in multilayer polymer composite structures16
Structural design of an acoustic planar array transducer by using the equivalent circuit method16
Experimental realization of ultrasonic retroreflection tweezing via metagratings16
Cavitation effect in two-dimensional ultrasonic rolling process16
The research on propagation characteristics of acoustic emission signals in stiffened plates based on the multipath propagation model16
Ultrasonic image denoising using machine learning in point contact excitation and detection method16
A multi-degree-of-freedom clamping type traveling-wave ultrasonic motor16
High-frequency vibration effects on the hole integrity in rotary ultrasonic drilling of carbon fiber-reinforced plastic composites16
Investigations on a mathematical model for optimum impedance compensation of a giant magnetostrictive ultrasonic transducer and its resonance characteristics16
High frequency ultrasound nonlinear scattering from porphyrin nanobubbles16
Acoustic impedance measurement of tissue mimicking materials by using scanning acoustic microscopy16
New modification of the acoustic Lamb waves and its application for liquid and ice sensing15
CT2US: Cross-modal transfer learning for kidney segmentation in ultrasound images with synthesized data15
Advanced numerical simulations considering crack orientation for fatigue damage quantification using nonlinear guided waves15
Dispersion curve calculation in viscoelastic tissue-mimicking materials using non-parametric, parametric, and high-resolution methods15
Benchmark methodological approach for the application of artificial intelligence to lung ultrasound data from COVID-19 patients: From frame to prognostic-level15
Mode conversion of SH guided waves with symmetry inversion in plates15
Improved ultrasound image quality with pixel-based beamforming using a Wiener-filter and a SNR-dependent coherence factor15
Influences of microparticle radius and microchannel height on SSAW-based acoustophoretic aggregation15
Weighted non-linear beamformers for low cost 2-element receive ultrasound imaging system15
MAEF-Net: Multi-attention efficient feature fusion network for left ventricular segmentation and quantitative analysis in two-dimensional echocardiography15
Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound enhances bone marrow-derived stem cells-based periodontal regenerative therapies15
Generalised bisection method for optimum ultrasonic ray tracing and focusing in multi-layered structures15
Microstructure and mechanical properties of dissimilar NiTi and 304 stainless steel joints produced by ultrasonic welding15
Thickness measurement via local ultrasonic resonance spectroscopy15
Time-frequency analysis of laser-excited surface acoustic waves based on synchrosqueezing transform15
Generating ultrasonic images indistinguishable from real images using Generative Adversarial Networks14
Numerical and analytical study for ultrasonic testing of internal delamination defects considering surface roughness14
Interference-based amplification for CW laser-induced photoacoustic signals14
Tunable high acoustic impedance alumina epoxy composite matching for high frequency ultrasound transducer14
Damage localization in piezo-ceramic using ultrasonic waves excited by dual point contact excitation and detection scheme14
Minimally invasive therapeutic ultrasound: Ultrasound-guided ultrasound ablation in neuro-oncology14
A fast full-wave solver for calculating ultrasound propagation in the body14
Autoencoder-based detection of near-surface defects in ultrasonic testing14
High-intensity ultrasound irradiation promotes the release of extracellular vesicles from C2C12 myotubes14
Real-time 3D imaging with Fourier-domain algorithms and matrix arrays applied to non-destructive testing14
Superposition model of mode shapes composed of travelling torsional guided waves excited by multiple circular transducer arrays in pipes14
Improvement mechanism of energy conversion efficiency in ultrasonic motor with flexible rotor14
Acoustic-resolution photoacoustic microscope based on compact and low-cost delta configuration actuator14
Longitudinal effects of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound on osteoporosis and osteoporotic bone defect in ovariectomized rats14
Eigenspace-based minimum variance beamformer combined with sign coherence factor: Application to linear-array photoacoustic imaging13
Ultrasound classification of breast masses using a comprehensive Nakagami imaging and machine learning framework13
An in vitro study on the antitumor effect of sonodynamic therapy using sinoporphyrin sodium on human glioblastoma cells13
Classification of red blood cell aggregation using empirical wavelet transform analysis of ultrasonic radiofrequency echo signals13
100 MHz bandwidth planar laser-generated ultrasound source for hydrophone calibration13
Can ultrasound attenuation measurement be used to characterise grain statistics in castings?13
A technique based on nonlinear Hanning-windowed chirplet model and genetic algorithm for parameter estimation of Lamb wave signals13
On the threshold of 1/2 order subharmonic emissions in the oscillations of ultrasonically excited bubbles13
Machine learning for ultrasonic nondestructive examination of welding defects: A systematic review13
Study on multi-frequency characteristics of a longitudinal ultrasonic transducer with stepped horn13
Cubic nonlinearity parameter measurement and material degradation detection using nonlinear ultrasonic three-wave mixing13
Effects of translational motion on the Bjerknes forces of bubbles activated by strong acoustic waves13
The influence of osmotic treatment assisted by ultrasound on the physico-chemical characteristics of blueberries (Vaccinium myrtillus L.)13
Remote characterization of surface slots by enhanced laser-generated ultrasonic Rayleigh waves13
Ultrasonic focusing with mesoscale polymer cuboid13
Characteristics of high-temperature equipment monitoring using dry-coupled ultrasonic waveguide transducers13
Effect of porosity on the statistical amplitude distribution of backscattered ultrasonic pulses in particulate reinforced metal-matrix composites13
Continuous ultrasonic flow measurement for aerospace small pipelines13
Temporal and spectral characteristics of the impulsive waves produced by a clinical ballistic shock wave therapy device13
Biometric recognition through 3D ultrasound hand geometry13
State-of-the-art ensemble learning and unsupervised learning in fatigue crack recognition of glass fiber reinforced polyester composite (GFRP) using acoustic emission12
Impact of PN junction inhomogeneity on the piezoelectric fields of acoustic waves in piezo-semiconductive fibers12
Laser ultrasonic imaging of complex defects with full-matrix capture and deep-learning extraction12
A novelly universal theory: Toward accurately evaluating radial vibration characteristics for radially sandwiched spherical piezoelectric transducer12
Transfer learning for process monitoring using reflection-mode ultrasonic sensing12
A novel linear-correction localization method of acoustic emission source for velocity-free system12
Precise experimental determination of electrical equivalent circuit parameters for ultrasonic piezoelectric ceramic transducers from their measured characteristics12
Two-dimensional scattering features of the mixed second harmonic A0 mode Lamb waves for incipient damage localization12
One-dimension frequency–wavenumber-domain based model for ultrasonic waves generated by dual-array transducers12
Theoretical and experimental evaluation of the health status of a 1018 steel I-beam using nonlinear Rayleigh waves: Application to evaluating localized plastic damage due to impact loading12
Ultrasonic frequency mixing via local defect resonance for defect imaging in composites12
Electro-mechanical coupling band gaps of a piezoelectric phononic crystal Timoshenko nanobeam with surface effects12
Ultrasonic wireless power links for battery-free condition monitoring in metallic enclosures12
Optimizing the placement of piezoelectric wafers on closed sections using a genetic algorithm – Towards application in structural health monitoring12
A modified sideband peak count based nonlinear ultrasonic technique for material characterization12
3D printed calibration micro-phantoms for super-resolution ultrasound imaging validation12
Acoustic trapping of particles using a Chinese taiji lens12
Experimental observation of static component generation by Lamb wave propagation in an elastic plate12
Development of high frequency piezocomposite with hexagonal pillars via cold ablation process11
Ultrasonic signal enhancement for coarse grain materials by machine learning analysis11
Thin film Gallium nitride (GaN) based acoustofluidic Tweezer: Modelling and microparticle manipulation11
Noninvasive calibrated tissue temperature estimation using backscattered energy of acoustic harmonics11
Design of a defined grain distribution brazed diamond grinding wheel for ultrasonic assisted grinding and experimental verification11
Generation of a mode in phononic crystal based on 1D/2D structures11
Non-contact phase coded excitation of ultrasonic Lamb wave for blind hole inspection11
Performance evaluation of compressive sensing based lost data recovery using OMP for damage index estimation in ultrasonic SHM11
An improved analytical model of the magnetostriction-based EMAT of SH0 mode guided wave in a ferromagnetic plate11
Freehand and video-rate all-optical ultrasound imaging11
Analysis of the directivity of Longitudinal Critically Refracted (LCR) waves11
Synergistic effects of ultrasonic irradiation and α-Fe2O3 nanoparticles on the viscosity and thermal properties of an asphaltenic crude oil and their application to in-situ combustion EOR11
Broadband torsional guided wave magnetostrictive patch transducer with circumferential alternating permanent magnet array for structural health monitoring11
Development of a noninvasive HIFU treatment for breast adenocarcinomas using a toroidal transducer based on preliminary attenuation measurements11
Elastic parameters characterization of multilayered structures by air-coupled ultrasonic transmission and genetic algorithm11
Heavy metals biosensor based on defective one-dimensional phononic crystals11
Efficient synthetic transmit aperture ultrasound based on tensor completion11
Inversion methodology for ultrasonic characterization of polycrystals with clusters of preferentially oriented grains11
Evaluation of stiffness loss of reinforced concrete beams using the diffuse ultrasound method11
Spatial and directional characterization of wire and arc additive manufactured aluminum alloy using phased array ultrasonic backscattering method11
An improved ultrasonic coda wave method for concrete behavior monitoring under various loading conditions11
On acoustic fields of complex scatters based on physics-informed neural networks11
Theoretical and experimental investigation of circumferential guided waves in orthotropic annuli11
Characterization of bonding quality of a cold-sprayed deposit by laser resonant ultrasound spectroscopy10
Design and analysis of an ultrasonic tactile sensor using electro-mechanical analogy10
Ultrasonic reflection characteristics of Lithium-ion battery based on Legendre orthogonal polynomial method10
Gas-Coupled Laser Acoustic Detection technique for NDT of mechanical components10
Monitoring microwave ablation using ultrasound homodyned K imaging based on the noise-assisted correlation algorithm: An ex vivo study10
A constant-frequency ultrasonic phase method for monitoring imperfect adherent/adhesive interfaces10
Microbial acoustic sensor test-system based on a piezoelectric resonator with a lateral electric field for kanamycin detection in liquid10
Floquet wave theory-based time-corrected ultrasonic total focusing method for fiber-reinforced composite laminate10
Effectiveness of synthetic aperture focusing and coherence factor weighting for intravascular ultrasound imaging10
Automated seeding for ultrasound skin lesion segmentation10
Effects of knurl tooth angle on mechanical and thermal behaviors of aluminum ultrasonic welding10
Nanoparticle sizing by focused-beam dynamic ultrasound scattering method10
Integrated performance improvement for a bimodal linear ultrasonic motor using a dual-frequency asymmetric excitation method10
Axial super-resolution in ultrasound imaging with application to non-destructive evaluation10
Laser ultrasonics for nondestructive testing of composite materials and structures: A review10
Increasing frame rate of echocardiography based on a novel 2D spatio-temporal meshless interpolation10
Subwavelength ultrasonic imaging using a deep convolutional neural network trained on structural noise9
Softening mechanisms in ultrasonic treatment of deformed austenitic stainless steel9
DPAI: A Data-driven simulation-assisted-Physics learned AI model for transient ultrasonic wave propagation9
Numerical and experimental investigation of guided ultrasonic wave propagation in non-uniform plates with structural phase variations9
Experimental study of temporal dynamics of cavitation bubbles selectively attached to the solid surfaces of different hydrophobicity under the action of ultrasound9
A novel two-level approach to defect detection in braided CFRP using air-coupled ultrasonic testing9
Ultrasonic fatigue testing of concrete9
Graphene acoustic transducers based on electromagnetic interactions9
United Wiener postfilter for plane wave compounding ultrasound imaging9
Observation on the behavior of ultrasonic micro-hammer and its effects on the deep drawing process: Numerical simulation and experimental study9
Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound promotes angiogenesis via the AKT pathway and DNA methylation in human umbilical vein endothelial cells9
A highly efficient Fabry-Perot based phononic gas sensor9
Three-dimensional modeling and experimentation of microfluidic devices driven by surface acoustic wave9
Ca2+ signaling–mediated low-intensity pulsed ultrasound–induced proliferation and activation of motor neuron cells9
Ordinary state-based peri-ultrasound modeling to study the effects of multiple cracks on the nonlinear response of plate structures9
Beamforming for large-area scan and improved SNR in array-based photoacoustic microscopy9
Fast linear least-squares method for ultrasound attenuation and backscatter estimation9