MR Research Facility

Application Approval


If you have not contacted the core about your project and it has not been approved by the MR Research Facility committee, please click here for instructions on how to apply for scan time.


If your project has been approved by the MR Research Committee, please sign up for an account or log in at the upper right-hand corner.


Getting Started


  • Login in the upper right corner with your Wayne State Credentials or ilab Credentials if you are an external user






E. Mark Haacke, PhD | Director | 313‐745‐1395


Jiani Hu, PhD | Co-Director l (313) 993-7947


Bruce Berkowitz, PhD | Director of the 7T System l  (313) 577-9305


Norman Cheng, PhD | Director of the 3T System l  (313) 966-8220

Jeffrey A. Stanley, PhD l Director of 11.7T, Associate Professor l (313) 577-9090


Emil Pacurar | Systems Manager  
Lisa Brownchidle, B.S  l  MRRF Administrator   l   Email:   l   Phone: (313) 745-1395


Zahid Latif, RT l  Chief Research Technologist  l Email: /    l Phone: (313)-745-1391


Pavan Kumar Jella, MS l MR Technician, Research Assistant  l  Email:   l   Phone: (313) 745-1388


Yang Xuan l MR Technician, Research Assistant   l  E-Mail:     l     Phone: (313) 966-2233


Location and hours of operation

Hours  Mailing Address

M-F 9:30am to 5pm  

WSU Research Facility

HUH-MR Research G030/Radiology

3990 John R Street

Detroit, MI 48201

Links and Resources

  1. MR Resaerch Facility Website


Name Role Phone Email Location
E. Mark Haacke, PhD

Jiani Hu, PhD
(313) 993-7947

Norman Cheng, PhD
Associate Professor/Director of the 3T System
(313) 966-8220

Bruce Berkowitz, PhD
Director of Small Animal MRI Facility, Professor
(313) 577-9305

Jeffrey A. Stanley, PhD
Director of 11.7T, Associate Professor
(313) 577-9090






Available Equipment and Resources

Name Price
MAGNETOM Verio 3T View calendar
7T High Field System for Preclinical Imaging View calendar
11.7T Magnet View calendar