Christian Beaulieu


University of Alberta


[email protected]

Research Keywords

magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), MRI technical development of RF coils and pulse programming, diffusion MRI, sodium MRI, MRI applications to stroke, epilepsy, neurodevelopment, aging, fetal alcohol syndrome disorders, etc.

Additional Information

Lab Methodologies
  • Brain MRI
  • DTI
  • Sodium MRI
  • ExploreDTI
  • FSL
  • Freesurfer
  • DTItk
  • Network analysis


  • 3T Siemens Prisma MRI
  • 4.7T Varian MRI


Most Cited Publications

Beaulieu C, "The basis of anisotropic water diffusion in the nervous system - a technical review." NMR in biomedicine 15,7-8 (2002 Nov-Dec): 435-55
Lebel C, Treit S, Beaulieu C, "A review of diffusion MRI of typical white matter development from early childhood to young adulthood." NMR in biomedicine 32,4 (2019 Apr): e3778
Narvacan K, Treit S, Camicioli R, Martin W, Beaulieu C, "Evolution of deep gray matter volume across the human lifespan." Human brain mapping 38,8 (2017 Aug): 3771-3790