Professional Details

Work Experience: 11 years

Membership: Association of Medical Physicists of India

Orcid ID: 0000-0003-1968-6498

Contact Details

Phone number: 9790818436

Email Official: rkarunanithi@chettinadhealthcity.com

Email Personal: akrkaruna@gmail.com

Research – Major Research Areas

  • Medical Imaging, MRI, Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI), X-ray bone trabecular analysis, Neuroimaging, Diagnostic Radiology, DICOM volume image processing (3D)using MATLAB.

Research – List of Publications

  1. Joy Sebastian Prakash J, Karunanithi Rajamanickam. Synthesis, Characterization, and MRI Properties of Cysteamine-Stabilized Cadmium Zinc Selenide (Cd (Zn) Se), ICTMI 2017, Proceedings of the International Conference on Translational Medicine and Imaging. Page 17
  2. J Joy Sebastian Prakash, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, RM Arunnath. Measures of Diffusion Tensor Tractography of Regions Associated with Default Mode Network. ICTMI 2017, Proceedings of the International Conference on Translational Medicine and Imaging. Page 29.
  3. Yan Du Cao, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Taisa Regina, Stumpf Yubo Qin, Holly McCulloch Xiuying, Yang Jing chang Zhang, Eve Tsai, Xudong Paramagnetic Quantum Dots as Multimodal Probes for Potential Applications in Nervous System Imaging, Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials. Dec 7 2017; Page 1-10. IF1.577
  4. Joy, Sebastian Prakash, J, G, Vinitha, Ramachandran Murugesan, Karunanithi.Rajamanickam Analysis on nonlinear optical properties of Cd (Zn) Se quantum dots synthesized using three different stabilizing agents. Optical Materials, Volume 72 C, Page 821-827. IF 2.43
  5. Joy Sebastian Prakash & Karunanithi Rajamanickam. Aptamers and their significant role in cancer therapy and diagnosis. Biomedicines. 2015;3(3):248-69.
  6. Beauchamp B, Ghosh S, Dysart MW, Kanaan GN, Chu A, Blais A. Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Tsai EC, Patti ME, Harper ME. Low birth weight is associated with adiposity, impaired skeletal muscle energetics and weight loss resistance in mice. International journal of obesity. 2014.
  7. Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Mendis B, Chakraborty S, Nguyen T, Tsai E. 3.2. 33 Improvement of magnetic resonance imaging correlation with unilateral motor or sensory deficits using diffusion tensor imaging. Cmaj Canadian Medical Association Journal 55 (Suppl), S. 2012;51.
  8. Bernard ED, Beking MA, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Tsai EC, DeRosa MC. Target binding improves relaxivity in aptamer–gadolinium conjugates. JBIC Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry. 2012;17(8):1159-75.
  9. Beauchamp B, Ghosh S, Chu A, Blais A, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Tsai E. Epigenetic alterations in skeletal muscle metabolism are associated with weight loss resistance. Free Radical Biology and Medicine 53, S55-S. 2012;56.
  10. Karunanithi Rajamanickam & P Ravishankar. Clinical significance of preoperative serum interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein level in breast cancer patients. World Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2011;9(18).
  11. Rajasekaran S, Vijay K, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Abhishek M, Shetty Ap. Prevalence and patterns of disc degeneration in thoracic and cervical spine associated to lumbar disc degeneration in a population with and without low back pain‐magnetic resonance imaging analysis in two hundred and ninety nine individuals: 14. Spine journal meeting abstracts. 2010;14.
  12. Rajasekaran S, Vidyadhara S, Subbiah M, Kamath V, Karunanithi Rajamanickam. ISSLS prize winner: a study of effects of in vivo mechanical forces on human lumbar discs with scoliotic disc as a biological model: results from serial postcontrast diffusion studies, histopathology and biochemical analysis of twenty-one human lumbar scoliotic discs. Spine. 2010;35(21):1930-43.
  13. Rajasekaran S, Kanna RM, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Shetty AP. Diffusion tensor tractography demonstration of partially injured spinal cord tracts in a patient with posttraumatic Brown Sequard syndrome. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging. 2010;32(4):978-81.
  14. Bagavathiappan S, Saravanan T, Philip J, Jayakumar T, Raj B, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Infrared thermal imaging for detection of peripheral vascular disorders. Journal of Medical Physics. 2009;34(1):43.
  15. Bagavathiappan S, Saravanan T, Philip J, Jayakumar T, Raj B Karunanithi Rajamanickam Investigation of peripheral vascular disorders using thermal imaging. The British Journal of Diabetes & Vascular Disease. 2008;8(2):102-4.
  16. Munagala R, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Pugalendhi V, Panicker TMR, Korath MP. Maggots: Microsurgeons in Wound Debridement. Bombay Hosp J. 2007 ;49(1):126-9.
  17. Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Ganesan S, Panicker TMR, Korath MP, Jagadeesan K. Assessment of bone mineral density by DXA and the trabecular microarchitecture of the calcaneum by texture analysis in pre- and postmenopausal women in the evaluation of osteoporosis. Journal of medical physics/Association of Medical Physicists of India 32 (4) 2007.
  18. Pugalendhi V, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Panicker TM, Abraham C, Gurumurthy P. A Pilot Study on the Breast Development in Female Wistar Rats Using an Indigenous Herbal Preparation by Topical Application. N Engl J Med. 2004;350:25.

Patents – 2

Reviewer for Scientific Journals / Research Proposals

  • Journal of Medical Imaging (SPIE)

Research Topics

  • Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging studies on Alzheimer’s Disease. Functional MRI studies on Autism Spectrum Disorder. Texture Characterization of digital medical images, T1 and T2 mapping using Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
  • 12 Conference paper/ 15 posters

Major Awards/Honours and Fellowships

  • International Society for the studies of the lumbar Spine (ISSLS – 2010)
Research and Publication

Research – Major Research Areas

  • Medical Imaging, MRI, Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI), X-ray bone trabecular analysis, Neuroimaging, Diagnostic Radiology, DICOM volume image processing (3D)using MATLAB.

Research – List of Publications

  1. Joy Sebastian Prakash J, Karunanithi Rajamanickam. Synthesis, Characterization, and MRI Properties of Cysteamine-Stabilized Cadmium Zinc Selenide (Cd (Zn) Se), ICTMI 2017, Proceedings of the International Conference on Translational Medicine and Imaging. Page 17
  2. J Joy Sebastian Prakash, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, RM Arunnath. Measures of Diffusion Tensor Tractography of Regions Associated with Default Mode Network. ICTMI 2017, Proceedings of the International Conference on Translational Medicine and Imaging. Page 29.
  3. Yan Du Cao, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Taisa Regina, Stumpf Yubo Qin, Holly McCulloch Xiuying, Yang Jing chang Zhang, Eve Tsai, Xudong Paramagnetic Quantum Dots as Multimodal Probes for Potential Applications in Nervous System Imaging, Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials. Dec 7 2017; Page 1-10. IF1.577
  4. Joy, Sebastian Prakash, J, G, Vinitha, Ramachandran Murugesan, Karunanithi.Rajamanickam Analysis on nonlinear optical properties of Cd (Zn) Se quantum dots synthesized using three different stabilizing agents. Optical Materials, Volume 72 C, Page 821-827. IF 2.43
  5. Joy Sebastian Prakash & Karunanithi Rajamanickam. Aptamers and their significant role in cancer therapy and diagnosis. Biomedicines. 2015;3(3):248-69.
  6. Beauchamp B, Ghosh S, Dysart MW, Kanaan GN, Chu A, Blais A. Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Tsai EC, Patti ME, Harper ME. Low birth weight is associated with adiposity, impaired skeletal muscle energetics and weight loss resistance in mice. International journal of obesity. 2014.
  7. Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Mendis B, Chakraborty S, Nguyen T, Tsai E. 3.2. 33 Improvement of magnetic resonance imaging correlation with unilateral motor or sensory deficits using diffusion tensor imaging. Cmaj Canadian Medical Association Journal 55 (Suppl), S. 2012;51.
  8. Bernard ED, Beking MA, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Tsai EC, DeRosa MC. Target binding improves relaxivity in aptamer–gadolinium conjugates. JBIC Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry. 2012;17(8):1159-75.
  9. Beauchamp B, Ghosh S, Chu A, Blais A, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Tsai E. Epigenetic alterations in skeletal muscle metabolism are associated with weight loss resistance. Free Radical Biology and Medicine 53, S55-S. 2012;56.
  10. Karunanithi Rajamanickam & P Ravishankar. Clinical significance of preoperative serum interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein level in breast cancer patients. World Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2011;9(18).
  11. Rajasekaran S, Vijay K, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Abhishek M, Shetty Ap. Prevalence and patterns of disc degeneration in thoracic and cervical spine associated to lumbar disc degeneration in a population with and without low back pain‐magnetic resonance imaging analysis in two hundred and ninety nine individuals: 14. Spine journal meeting abstracts. 2010;14.
  12. Rajasekaran S, Vidyadhara S, Subbiah M, Kamath V, Karunanithi Rajamanickam. ISSLS prize winner: a study of effects of in vivo mechanical forces on human lumbar discs with scoliotic disc as a biological model: results from serial postcontrast diffusion studies, histopathology and biochemical analysis of twenty-one human lumbar scoliotic discs. Spine. 2010;35(21):1930-43.
  13. Rajasekaran S, Kanna RM, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Shetty AP. Diffusion tensor tractography demonstration of partially injured spinal cord tracts in a patient with posttraumatic Brown Sequard syndrome. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging. 2010;32(4):978-81.
  14. Bagavathiappan S, Saravanan T, Philip J, Jayakumar T, Raj B, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Infrared thermal imaging for detection of peripheral vascular disorders. Journal of Medical Physics. 2009;34(1):43.
  15. Bagavathiappan S, Saravanan T, Philip J, Jayakumar T, Raj B Karunanithi Rajamanickam Investigation of peripheral vascular disorders using thermal imaging. The British Journal of Diabetes & Vascular Disease. 2008;8(2):102-4.
  16. Munagala R, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Pugalendhi V, Panicker TMR, Korath MP. Maggots: Microsurgeons in Wound Debridement. Bombay Hosp J. 2007 ;49(1):126-9.
  17. Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Ganesan S, Panicker TMR, Korath MP, Jagadeesan K. Assessment of bone mineral density by DXA and the trabecular microarchitecture of the calcaneum by texture analysis in pre- and postmenopausal women in the evaluation of osteoporosis. Journal of medical physics/Association of Medical Physicists of India 32 (4) 2007.
  18. Pugalendhi V, Karunanithi Rajamanickam, Panicker TM, Abraham C, Gurumurthy P. A Pilot Study on the Breast Development in Female Wistar Rats Using an Indigenous Herbal Preparation by Topical Application. N Engl J Med. 2004;350:25.

Patents – 2

Reviewer for Scientific Journals / Research Proposals

  • Journal of Medical Imaging (SPIE)

Research Topics

  • Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging studies on Alzheimer’s Disease. Functional MRI studies on Autism Spectrum Disorder. Texture Characterization of digital medical images, T1 and T2 mapping using Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
Conferences - Papers presented
Awards, Achievements & Fellowships

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