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Title: Medical Imaging and X ray Optics

Abstract

Basic concepts on imaging are presented and the necessity of image quality parameters is discussed. The physical principles and main characteristics of the most popular medical imaging techniques are briefly described. In the particular case of X rays, the principles of the modern phase sensitive techniques are presented as well as the optical systems involved.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Cinvestav, Campus Monterrey, Cerro de las Mitras 2565, Col. Obispado, 64060 Monterrey, N.L. (Mexico)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
20787695
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 809; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: EAV05: Advanced summer school in physics 2005: Frontiers in contemporary physics, Mexico City (Mexico), 11-22 Jul 2005; Other Information: DOI: 10.1063/1.2160996; (c) 2006 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; IMAGES; OPTICAL SYSTEMS; OPTICS; SENSITIVITY; X RADIATION

Citation Formats

Sanmiguel, R. E. Medical Imaging and X ray Optics. United States: N. p., 2006. Web. doi:10.1063/1.2160996.
Sanmiguel, R. E. Medical Imaging and X ray Optics. United States. doi:10.1063/1.2160996.
Sanmiguel, R. E. Fri . "Medical Imaging and X ray Optics". United States. doi:10.1063/1.2160996.
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