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Bart Steensma

Assistant Professor

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Bart Steensma is assistant professor at the Computation Imaging group of UMC Utrecht, his research line focuses on development of wearable technology for cardiovascular disease diagnosis and prevention. Bart holds a PhD in RF antenna design from Utrecht University/UMC Utrecht, and was trained as a biomedical engineer (MSc degree) from Twente University. In addition, Bart recently co-founded the company PrecorDx (winner NWO Venture challenge fall 2023) to bring the UMCU patented radio-frequency sensing technology to market. Bart works 0.8 fte for UMC Utrecht, and 0.2 fte for PrecorDx

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Recent publications

The coax monopole antenna Lyanne M.I. Budé, Bart R. Steensma, Irena Zivkovic, Alexander J.E. Raaijmakers
Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2024, vol. 92, p.361-373
Simulation-based evaluation of SAR and flip angle homogeneity for five transmit head arrays at 14 T Seb D Harrevelt, Thomas H M Roos, Dennis W J Klomp, Bart R Steensma, Alexander J E Raaijmakers
Magma - Magnetic Resonance Materials In Physics Biology And Medicine, 2023, vol. 36, p.245-255
Multi-echo MR thermometry in the upper leg at 7 T using near-harmonic 2D reconstruction for initialization Mathijs W.I. Kikken, Bart R. Steensma, Cornelis A.T. van den Berg, Alexander J.E. Raaijmakers
Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2023, vol. 89, p.2347-2360
A perturbation approach for ultrafast calculation of RF field enhancements near medical implants in MRI Peter R S Stijnman, Bart R Steensma, Cornelis A T van den Berg, Alexander J E Raaijmakers
Scientific Reports, 2022, vol. 12, p.1-14
Tier-based formalism for safety assessment of custom-built radio-frequency transmit coils B R Steensma, A Sadeghi-Tarakameh, E F Meliado, C A T van den Berg, D W J Klomp, P R Luijten, G J Metzger, Y Eryaman, A J E Raaijmakers
NMR in Biomedicine, 2022, vol. 36
SAR and temperature distributions in a database of realistic human models for 7 T cardiac imaging Bart R. Steensma, Ettore F. Meliado, Peter Luijten, Dennis W. J. Klomp, Cornelis A. T. van den Berg, Alexander J. E. Raaijmakers
NMR in Biomedicine, 2021, vol. 34, p.1-14

External positions

Board Member & Co-founder, PrecorDx

Minority shareholder, Wavetronica