Corey Baron

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Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, Western University

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Profile & Research

Corey Baron is an Assistant Professor of Medical Biophysics and a Robarts Scientist. His expertise includes high field diffusion MRI methods development, non-Cartesian MRI, model based image reconstruction, and compressed sensing. He began working at field strengths 4.7 T or higher in 2009. His research aims for the development of ultra high field quantitative MRI to obtain a greater understanding of neurological development and conditions.


Post Doc Opportunities:  none at this time

Graduate: New projects are available for students with computer science and/or electrical engineering backgrounds. Projects for students with medical biophysics and/or neurosciences backgrounds are also available.  Please email Dr. Baron for more details.
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  • BSc. Engineering Physics, University of Alberta, 2007
  • MSc. Electrical Engineering,¬†University of Alberta, 2009
  • Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, University of Alberta, 2014


  • Petro-Canada Young Innovator Program – Robarts Award, 2018
  • NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2014-2016
  • Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship, 2009-2011
  • Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions Studentship Award, 2012-2014
  • NSERC Julie Payette Award, 2007-2008
  • Rt Honourable CD Howe Memorial Fellowship, 2007
  • Governor General’s Silver Medal, 2007