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Tom Christian Holm Adamsen

Associate Professor


Positron emission tomography (PET) for medical and industrial applications.


Gene therapy.

Novel tracers in oncology.

Pre-clinical imaging.

Ex-president of the Norwegian Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (NSNM)

KJEM260 "Radiochemistry and radioactivity"

HEL-8021 "Preclinical PET and Complimentary Methods in Small Aniimal Molecular Imaging" (UiT) - Radiochemistry

Journal articles
  • Balakin, Boris; Adamsen, Tom Christian Holm; Chang, Yu-Fen; Kosinski, Pawel Jan; Hoffmann, Alex Christian. 2017. Non-invasive studies of multiphase flow in process equipment. Positron emission particle tracking technique. Journal of Physics, Conference Series. 781: 1-7. doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/781/1/012039
  • Arteaga-Marrero, Natalia; Rygh, Cecilie; Mainou-Gomez, Jose Francisco; Adamsen, Tom Christian Holm; Lutay, Nataliya; Reed, Rolf K.; Olsen, Dag Rune. 2016. Erratum to: Radiation treatment monitoring using multimodal functional imaging: PET/CT (18F-Fluoromisonidazole F-Fluorocholine) and DCE-US. Journal of Translational Medicine. 14. doi: 10.1186/s12967-016-0813-0
  • Arteaga-Marrero, Natalia; Rygh, Cecilie Brekke; Mainou-Gomez, Jose Francisco; Adamsen, Tom Christian; Lutay, Nataliya; Reed, Rolf K.; Olsen, Dag Rune. 2015. Radiation treatment monitoring using multimodal functional imaging: PET/CT (18F-Fluoromisonidazole & 18F-Fluorocholine) and DCE-US. Journal of Translational Medicine. 13:383. 10 pages. Published 2015-12-18. doi: 10.1186/s12967-015-0708-5
  • Fernø, Martin; Gauteplass, Jarand; Hauge, Lars Petter; Abell, Geir Espen; Adamsen, Tom Christian; Graue, Arne. 2015. Combined positron emission tomography and computed tomography to visualize and quantify fluid flow in sedimentary rocks. Water Resources Research. 51: 7811-7819. doi: 10.1002/2015WR017130
  • Passow, Susanne; Specht, Karsten; Adamsen, Tom Christian; Biermann, Martin; Brekke, Njål; Craig-Craven, Alexander Richard; Ersland, Lars; Grüner, Renate; Kleven-Madsen, Nina; Kvernenes, Ole Heine; Schwarzlmüller, Thomas; Olesen, Rasmus Aamand; Hugdahl, Kenneth. 2015. Default-mode network functional connectivity is closely related to metabolic activity. Human Brain Mapping. 36: 2027-2038. Published 2015-02-03. doi: 10.1002/hbm.22753
  • Stokmo, Henning Langen; Reitan, Bernt Christian; Johnsen, Boel; Gulati, Ankush; Kleven-Madsen, Nina; Adamsen, Tom Christian Holm; Biermann, Martin. 2015. Introduction of positron emission tomography into the Western Norwegian Health Region: Regional balance in resource utilization from 2009 to 2014. Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging. 37: 512-517. Published 2015-12-17. doi: 10.1111/cpf.12335
  • Chang, Yu-Fen; Adamsen, Tom Christian; Pisarev, Gleb; Hoffmann, Alex Christian. 2013. PEPT: an invaluable tool for 3-D particle tracking and CFD simulation verification in hydrocyclone studies. The European Physical Journal Conferences. 50. 8 pages. doi: 10.1051/epjconf/20135005001
  • Liguori, Lucia; Adamsen, Tom Christian. 2013. Learning nuclear chemistry through practice: a high school student project using PET in a clinical setting. Journal of Chemical Education. 90: 877-882. doi: 10.1021/ed3004403
  • Bach-Gansmo, Tore; Dybvik, Julie Andrea; Adamsen, Tom Christian; Naum, Alexandru Gratian. 2012. Variation in urinary excretion of FDG, yet another uncertainty in quantitative PET. Acta Radiologica Short Reports. 1. 3 pages. doi: 10.1258/arsr.2012.120038
  • Chang, Yu-Fen; Adamsen, Tom Christian; Hoffmann, Alex Christian. 2012. Using a PET Camera to Track Individual Phases in Process Equipment with High Temporal and Spatial Resolutions: Algorithm Development. IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference. Proceedings. 2326-2330. doi: 10.1109/I2MTC.2012.6229306

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University Pedagogy, University of Bergen, 2016

Postgraduate Certificate in Radiopharmacy, ETH Zurich, 2011

Ph.D. Radiochemistry, University of Washington (Seattle, WA), 2008


45Ti production and purification

Instrumental methods in radiochemical synthesis