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Lena Nohava
Dr. Lena Nohava

Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
Position: Research Associate (Postdoc)

ORCID: 0000-0003-1676-6513
T +43 1 40400 17720

Further Information


Biomedical Engineering; Computer Simulation; Electromagnetic Fields; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Medical Physics

Research group(s)

Research interests

(Ultra-)high field MRI, MR hardware, radiofrequency coils, (optical) wireless communication systems, MR safety, medical device certification, clinical pilot study management


  • ÖGS Forschungsförderung (2022)
    Source of Funding: Austrian Society of Senology, Forschungsförderung
    Coordinator of the collaborative project

Selected publications

  1. Nohava, L. et al. (2024) ‘Citizen science approach to assessing patient perception of MRI with flexible radiofrequency coils’, Scientific Reports, 14(1). Available at:
  2. Nohava, L. et al. (2023) ‘A modular system of flexible receive-only coil arrays for 3 T Magnetic Resonance Imaging’, Zeitschrift für Medizinische Physik [Preprint]. Available at:
  3. Obermann, M. et al. (2023) ‘Panoramic Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Breast With a Wearable Coil Vest’, Investigative Radiology, 58(11), pp. 799–810. Available at:
  4. Nohava, L. et al. (2021) ‘Flexible Multi-Turn Multi-Gap Coaxial RF Coils: Design Concept and Implementation for Magnetic Resonance Imaging at 3 and 7 Tesla’, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 40(4), pp. 1267–1278. Available at:
  5. Nohava, L. et al. (2020) ‘Perspectives in Wireless Radio Frequency Coil Development for Magnetic Resonance Imaging’, Frontiers in Physics, 8. Available at: