David Schlyer


Chemistry Department
Building 901
Brookhaven National Laboratory
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000

Phone: (631) 344-4587
FAX:    (631) 344-5815
e-mail: schlyer@bnl.gov

Radiotracer Chemistry and Neuroimaging

Research Interests

Cyclotron targetry development; nuclear cross-section measurement; Biomedical imaging technology

Education & Concurrent Positions

B.S. University of California, Riverside, 1971; Ph.D. University of California, San Diego, 1976

Research Associate, Brookhaven National Laboratory, 7/76-12/78; Assistant Chemist, BNL, 1/79-4/81; Associate Chemist, BNL, 5/81-8/81; Department Head, King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1/83-1/85; Chemist, BNL, 7/85-9/89; Chemist, continuing, BNL, 10/89-present

Selected Publications [Medline-Brookhaven Publication Search]

A Cryogenic Solid Target for the Production of [ 18 F]Fluoride from Enriched [ 18 O]Carbon Dioxide
M. L. Firouzbakht, D. J. Schlyer, S. J. Gatley and A. P. Wolf
Int. J. Appl. Radiat. Isot. 44 , 1081-1084 (1993)

Mechanism of Nitrogen-13 Labeled Ammonia Formation in a Cryogenic Water Target. Firouzbakht, M. L., Schlyer, D. J, Ferrieri, R. A., Wolf, A. P. and Fowler, J.S., Nuclear Medicine and Biology, Vol. 26, 437-441, 1999.

An Intracerebral Beta Microprobe for Studying Radiotracer Kinetics in Freely Moving Animals C.L.Woody, S.P.Stoll, D.J.Schlyer, S. Shokouhi, M.Gerasimov IEEE Conference Proceedings, 2000.


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