Christof Karmonik, PhD

Department of Neurosurgery, The Methodist Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Houston, TX, USA

Dr. Christof Karmonik received his Ph.D. at the University of Saarbrucken in Physical Chemistry characterizing diffusion in solid state protonic conductors, after his Master's Degree in Computational Theoretical Physics. He continued this work as Visiting Scientist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. After completing a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Diagnostic Imaging, he joined the faculty at the Baylor College of Medicine. He is now the Technical Director of the MRI core facility at the Methodist Hospital Research Institute with a primary academic appointment of Research Associate Professor at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York.