Anthony B. Costa, Ph.D.
Director, Neurosurgery Simulation Core
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Mount Sinai Health System
1468 Madison Avenue, Box 1136
Annenberg Building, Room 8-36
New York, NY 10029-6574
T 212-241-5863

anthony.costa@mssm.edu
neurosimcore.org

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Invited Talks, Conference Papers, and Workshops:

  1. “Advanced Use of Digital Technologies for Intracranial Surgery” American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Los Angeles, CA (2016).
  2. “Toward immersive, interactive visualization in medicine: from the patient to the operating room”, SciViz.NYC, New York, NY (2016).
  3. “Taking Supercoming to the Clinic: Medical Image Analysis and Visualization”, SC '16, Salt Lake City, UT (2016).
  4. “Big Omics Data Experience”, SC '15, Austin, TX (2015). Conference paper available at doi: 10.1145/2807591.2807595.
  5. “High Field MRI and Finite Element Methods for Modeling Neuroanatomy in Neurosimulation”, World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies, Rome, Italy (2015).
  6. “What's Next for Haptic Neurosurgery Simulators?”, European Congress of Neurosurgery, Prague, Czech Republic (2014).
  7. “Characterization and Benchmarking of NGS Workflow Methods on Various Platform Architectures”, Bio-IT World Conference & Expo, Boston, MA (2014).
  8. “Measuring Dissipation in Very-Far-From-Equilibrium Processes”, Chemistry Department Seminar Series, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME (2012).
  9. “Recent Theoretical and Experimental Results on Droplet Production and Transport in Desorption Electrospray Ionization”, Ambient Surface Analysis, Bio-Surface Interactions and Nano-Biotechnology Conference, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, UK (2008).

Other Presentations:

  1. J. Schlefflein, J. Borrello, A. B. Costa, T. P. Naidich, N. Swinburne, J. Caridi, “Complex Segmentation and On-site 3D Printing of Severe Scoliotic Spine for Pre-Surgical Planning and Intra-Operative Visualization” Radiological Society of North American Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL (2016).
  2. E. K. Oermann, J. Multani, J. R. Mascitelli, B. Skovrlj, M. Pain, K. Nicol, J. Titano, A. B. Costa, R. K. Shrivastava, “ Quantitative CT Ventriculography for Assessment and Monitoring of Hydrocephalus: A Pilot Study and Description of Method in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage”, Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA (2016).
  3. A B. Costa, J. B. Bederson, “A Modular, Multi-Modality Integrative Pipeline for Neurosurgery Simulation and Visualization”, Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA (2016).
  4. N. S. Dangayach, K. Nicol, S. Sobotka, S. Griffiths, A. B. Costa, J. Lee, S. Mayer, J. Frontera, E. Gordon, J. Bederson, “Novel quantitative imaging markers for understanding cognitive reserve in subdural hematoma (SDH) patients”, Neurocritical Care Society Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD (2016).
  5. L. Schlachter, A. B. Costa, J. B. Bederson, “Simulation Based Consultations for Patients with Brain Tumors and Cerebrovascular Pathology”, European Association of Neurological Societies Annual Meeting, Athens, Greece (2016).
  6. A. B. Costa, J. B. Bederson, “Modular Toolsets for Neurosurgery Simulation and Visualization”, Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute 5th Annual Symposium, New York, NY (2016).
  7. N. Dangayach, S. Sobotka, J. Lee, A. B. Costa, J. Bederson, E. Gordon, J. Frontera, S. Mayer, “Cognitive Reserve Predicts Short-Term and Long-Term Cognitive Outcomes in Patients with SAH, SDH and ICH”, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada (2016).
  8. K Stepan, N. Konuthula, A. Saini, A. B. Costa, A. Iloreta, “3D Surgical Planning and 3D Printing of Skull Base Anatomy for Endoscopic Endonasal Approach to Resection of Meckel's Cave Mass”, 12th Congress of the European Skull Base Society, Berlin, Germany (2016).
  9. N. Konuthula, K. Stepan, A. Saini, A. B. Costa, R. Shrivastava, A. Iloreta, “3D Reconstruction and Printing of Skull Base Anatomy for Surgical Planning of Endoscopic Endonasal Odontoidectomy, Case Report of Basilar Invagination with Type 1 Chiari Malformation”, American Rhinologic Society Spring Meeting, Chicago, IL (2016).
  10. S. Sultana, J. E. Blatt, Y. Lee, M. Ewend, J. S. Cetas, A. B. Costa, M. Audette, “Patient-Specific Cranial Nerve Identification Using a Discrete Deformable Contour Model for Skull Base Neurosurgery Planning and Simulation”, 4th MICCAI Workshop on Clinical Image-based Procedures: Translational Research in Medical Imaging, Munich, Germany (2015).
  11. A. B. Costa, J. B. Bederson, “High Field MRI and Finite Element Methods for Modeling Neuroanatomy in Neurosimulation”, World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies, Rome, Italy (2015).
  12. B. S. Pullman, Y. Yang, I. Feng, A. B. Costa, S. Scott, “HiTMAP: A High-Throughput Methylation Analysis Program for Targeted Bisulfite Sequencing”, American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD (2015).
  13. A. B. Costa, J. B. Bederson, “Unsupervised Segmentation and Visualization Platform for Arbitrary Neuroanatomical Structures”, Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute 5th Annual Symposium, New York, NY (2015).
  14. A. B. Costa, “Progress in Molecular Dynamics on Intel Xeon Phi”, SIAM Conference on Parallel Processing for Scientific Computing, Portland, OR (2014).
  15. A. B. Costa, J. R. Green, I. Szleifer, “Dissipation in Systems Driven Strongly Out of Equilibrium”, Energy Frontier Research Center Summit and Forum, Washington, DC (2011).
  16. A. B. Costa, R. G. Cooks, “Origin of Magic-Number Stability and Chiral Selectivity for Serine Clusters in the Gas Phase”, Proc. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., Salt Lake City, UT (2010).
  17. A. Dill, L. S. Eberlin, A. B. Costa, C. Zheng, D. R. Ifa, L. Cheng, T. Masterson, M. Koch, O. Vitek, R. G. Cooks, “Molecular Pathology Using Desorption Electrospray Ionization Imaging Mass Spectrometry from the Lipid Profiles of Human Bladder and Kidney Cancers”, Proc. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., Salt Lake City, UT (2010).
  18. A. B. Costa, R. G. Cooks, “The Origin of Magic-Number Stability and Chiral Selectivity for Serine Clusters in Gas Phase”, American Physical Society March Meeting, Portland, OR (2010).
  19. R. G. Cooks, A. B. Costa, M. Nefliu, R. H. Perry, “The Homochiral Serine Octamer and the Origin of Homochirality”, Proc. Am. Chem. Soc., Washington, DC (2009).
  20. A. B. Costa, M. Nefliu, R. H. Perry, V. J. Hall, G. J. Simpson, R. G. Cooks, “Structure and Behavior of Serine Clusters in Solution and Gas Phase”, Proc. Am. Chem. Soc., Washington, DC (2009).
  21. A. B. Costa, R. G. Cooks, “Structure and Behavior of Mixed Serine Clusters: Molecular Dynamics, Post-Hartree Fock and Density Functional Theory Studies”, Proc. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., Philadelpha, PA (2009).
  22. A. B. Costa, R. G. Cooks, “Computational Model of Droplet Ejection in Desorption Electrospray Ionization”, Proc. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., Denver, CO (2008).
  23. N. E. Manicke, S. Khandelwal, A. B. Costa, T. Kistler, D. R. Ifa, R. G. Cooks, Z. Ouyang, “Automated Collection and Analysis of Desorption Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry Imaging Data”, Proc. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., Denver, CO (2008).
  24. I. Zhang, N. Talaty, A. B. Costa, W. A. Tao, R. G. Cooks, “Profiling Intact Untreated Bacteria using Desorption Electrospray Ionization”, Proc. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., Denver, CO (2008).
  25. A. B. Costa, R. G. Cooks, “Accurate Calculations on the Basic Properties of a Simplified Spray Interface: Compressibility, Turbulence and Transport”, Turkey Run Anal. Chem. Conf., Marshall, IN (2007).
  26. A. B. Costa, R. G. Cooks, “Simulation of Atmospheric Transport in Desorption Electrospray Ionization”, Proc. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., Indianapolis, IN (2007).