University of Wisconsin–Madison


Waisman Center North TowerThe Waisman Brain Imaging Core is located on the first and second floors of the new addition to the Waisman Center at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. It houses a GE MR750 3T scanner for structural and functional brain imaging, a Siemens EXACT HR+ scanner for human PET studies, a Concorde Microsystems microPET-P4 system for non-human primate PET studies, a NEC tandem van de Graaff ion beam accelerator and radiochemistry labs for the production of PET radiotracers, an MRI simulator room, an MRI preparation room for pre- and post-scan behavioral measures, image processing areas with extensive computing facilities, a fully-equipped experimental suite for combined behavioral and psychophysiological recordings, conference rooms, and office space.