Hongchae Baek

Hongchae Baek joined Department of Biomedical Engineering at WUSTL in 2019. She earned her Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at KIST School, UST in Feb. 2019. She worked on developing ultrasound-mediated brain stimulation for rehabilitation and motor recovery in stroke mouse. She is focusing on brain circuits particularly involved in neural plasticity for re-learning.

Publications0

List of peer reviewed journal articles

  • Baek, H., Pahk, K. J., Kim, M.-J., Youn, I., Kim, H., “Modulation of Cerebellar Cortical Plasticity Using Low- Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Poststroke Sensorimotor Function Recovery,” Neurorehab Neural Re, 32(9): 777-787.2018
  • Baek H, Pahk KJ, Kim H*, 2017. A review of low-intensity focused ultrasound for neuromodulation. Biomed Eng Lett. 1-8
  • Baek H and Min B.*, 2015. Blue light aids in coping with the post-lunch dip: an EEG study. Ergonomics, 1-8

Conference paper

  • Baek H, Sariev A, Kim MJ, et al. A neuroprotective brain stimulation for vulnerable. cerebellar. Purkinje cell after ischemic stroke: a study with low-intensity focused ultrasound. 40th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC); 17-21 July 2018 (Oral presentation)

Conference Contributions

  • Baek H, A. Sariev, S-Y. Dong, S. Royer, H. Kim, Cerebellar low-intensity focused ultrasound stimulation can normalize asymmetrical hemispheric delta power after mouse ischemic stroke, 3rd Brain Stimulation, Vancouver, Canada, 2019 (Poster presentation)
  • Baek H, M-J. Kim, K-J. Pahk, H. Kim, Low-intensity focused ultrasound (LIFU) for post-stroke motor rehabilitation with focal ischemic model, 39th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), South Korea, 2017 (Poster presentation)
  • Baek H, K-J. Pahk, H. Kim, Low-intensity focused ultrasound stimulation of dentatothalamocortical pathway for post stroke sensorimotor recovery, The Korean Society for Therapeutic Ultrasound (KSTU), Seoul, South Korea, 2017 (Oral presentation)
  • Baek H, H. Kim, Anesthetic depth challenges for ultrasonic neuromodulation: An electroencephalographic index monitoring, 5th International Symposium on Focused Ultrasound, North Bethesda, Maryland, USA, 2016 (Poster presentation)