Muwei Li, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
Clinical Radiology & Radiological Sciences
Delivery Address
Medical Center North
1161 21st Avenue South, CCC-1118

Muwei Li, PhD, earned his PhD from the Sichuan University in Chengdu, China, with joint training at The Johns Hopkins University. He completed post-doctorate fellowships at Sichuan University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center before joining the Vanderbilt faculty in 2018 as Research Instructor in Radiology & Radiological Sciences. He research focuses on diffusion tensor image analysis, functional MRI analysis and pattern recognition of anatomical features.

Section: Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science


Gao F, Wang G, Ma W, Ren F, Li M, Dong Y, Liu C, Liu B, Bai X, Zhao B, Edden RA. Decreased auditory GABA+ concentrations in presbycusis demonstrated by edited magnetic resonance spectroscopyNeuroimage [print-electronic]. 2015 Feb 2/1/2015; 106: 311-6. PMID: 25463460, PMCID: PMC4285773, PII: S1053-8119(14)00940-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2014.11.023, ISSN: 1095-9572.

Li M, Qin Y, Gao F, Zhu W, He X. Discriminative analysis of multivariate features from structural MRI and diffusion tensor imagesMagn Reson Imaging [print-electronic]. 2014 Oct; 32(8): 1043-51. PMID: 24970026, PII: S0730-725X(14)00180-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2014.05.008, ISSN: 1873-5894.

Li M, Ratnanather JT, Miller MI, Mori S. Knowledge-based automated reconstruction of human brain white matter tracts using a path-finding approach with dynamic programmingNeuroimage [print-electronic]. 2014 Mar; 88: 271-81. PMID: 24135166, PMCID: PMC3944922, PII: S1053-8119(13)01023-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.10.011, ISSN: 1095-9572.

Li M, Oishi K, He X, Qin Y, Gao F, Mori S, . An efficient approach for differentiating Alzheimer's disease from normal elderly based on multicenter MRI using gray-level invariant featuresPLoS ONE. 2014; 9(8): e105563. PMID: 25140532, PMCID: PMC4139346, PII: PONE-D-14-10283, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0105563, ISSN: 1932-6203.