Ehsan Abadi


Assistant Professor in Radiology

Ehsan Abadi Profile Photo
Ehsan Abadi Profile Photo


Ehsan Abadi, PhD is an imaging scientist at Duke University. He serves as an Assistant Professor in the departments of Radiology and Electrical & Computer Engineering, a faculty member in the Medical Physics Graduate Program and Carl E. Ravin Advanced Imaging Laboratories, and a co-Lead in the Center for Virtual Imaging Trials. Ehsan’s research focuses on quantitative imaging and optimization, CT imaging, lung diseases, computational human modeling, and medical imaging simulation. He is actively involved in developing computational anthropomorphic models with various diseases such as COPD, and scanner-specific simulation platforms (e.g., DukeSim) for imaging systems. Currently, his work is centered on identifying and optimizing imaging systems to ensure accurate and precise quantifications of lung diseases.


  • Ph.D. Duke University, 2018


  • Assistant Professor in Radiology
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Courses Taught

  • BME 791: Graduate Independent Study
  • ECE 392: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • EGR 393: Research Projects in Engineering
  • MEDPHY 791: Independent Study in Medical Physics