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The Pacific Northwest holds a variety of ultrasound companies and institutions that are in the frontier of new ultrasonic devices and systems. Sonic Concepts, Inc. has located its manufacturing and consulting services in Bothell, Washington as a pivotal spot to better accommodate its local customers.

Sonic Concepts Expands to Welcome Albertus Kariko as Director of Operations
May 17, 2021

Sonic Concepts, Inc., welcomes engineering management expert Albertus Kariko, who joins the rapidly expanding company in the new role of Director of Operations. Kariko comes to Sonic Concepts after nearly 15 years at Ardagh Glass, where he occupied leadership positions in manufacturing and operational excellence. An expert in workflow optimization and continuous quality improvement, Kariko holds a BS in Applied Engineering Sciences and an MS in Management, Strategy, and Leadership from Michigan State University as well as multiple certifications in continuous improvement management and executive management. He also holds a Six Sigma Green Belt. In addition to overseeing the company’s total quality processes and manufacturing, Kariko brings a strong customer service focus that will enhance customer, partner, and vendor relationships. This critical hire further demonstrates Sonic Concepts’ commitment to superior quality in engineering design and manufacturing.

Kyle Morrison, President of Sonic Concepts, to Speak at Brainbox Initiative Workshop An Introduction to Transcranial Focused Ultrasound Stimulation
April 14, 2021

Kyle Morrison has been invited to share his engineering and technical expertise on focused ultrasound design and development during the first Brainbox Initiative Workshop, An Introduction to Transcranial Focused Ultrasound Stimulation, to be held April 20–22, 2021. Morrison will join world-renowned academic and technical experts in transcranial focused ultrasound (tFUS/TUS) to facilitate a three-day online workshop covering the latest innovations in tFUS research. Workshop leaders include Dr. Lennart Verhagen, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour; Dr. Jamie Tyler, IST and Arizona State University; Dr. Til Ole Bergmann (University Medical Center Mainz), Dr Tulika Nandi (University of Oxford), and others.

Sonic Concepts, Inc., IST, and Brainbox Ltd. developed a unique partnership to create and distribute NeuroFUS™, a laboratory-ready state-of-the-art research system that delivers low-intensity transcranial focused ultrasound for pre-clinical studies.

ISTU On-Air webinar “Bioeffects of Ultrasound Sponsored by Sonic Concepts, Inc.
March 19, 2021

Sonic Concepts is proud to sponsor the International Society for Therapeutic Ultrasound (ISTU) On-Air webinar Bioeffects of Ultrasound on March 25, 2021. The presentation will feature Dr. Tatiana (Tanya) Khokhlova, Assistant Professor of Research at University of Washington, who specializes in pre-clinical and translational research into innovative ultrasound-based treatments for pancreatic cancer, traumatic hematomas, benign prostate enlargement, and other conditions. (If you missed the webinar, watch it here.)

Sonic Concepts Announces New Transducer Selection Guide and Design-Your-Own Customization Tool for 2D Arrays
March 8, 2021

Following the successful introduction of the company’s Transducer Selection Guide (TSG) for single element transducers, Sonic Concepts has released a new TSG for 2D arrays. As with the original Transducer Selection Guide, the 2D array TSG allows users to filter the company’s extensive selection of 2D arrays based on specific scientific parameters and quickly narrow down the optimal transducer. Sonic Concepts has also developed a unique “Design Your Own” (DYO) calculator to specify custom modifications of existing 2D arrays for specialized needs in pre-clinical research and industrial applications

Sonic Concepts Releases new Version of Innovative Transducer Selection Guide for Single-Element Transducers
February 26, 2021

After launching their innovative Transducer Selection Guide (TSG) in early 2020, Sonic Concepts has announced a new and improved version, which helps individuals and organizations quickly and easily select single-element transducers based on required scientific parameters. The company also upgraded their unique self-service “Design Your Own” (DYO) tool, which allows users to rapidly customize any of the company’s vast selection of single-element transducers to meet specific requirements.