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Novel multimedia detectors for medical imaging
Author(s): George C. Giakos; Samir Chowdhury; Bindu Pillai; P. Ghotra; Srinivasan Vedantham; Amlan Dasgupta
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Paper Abstract

The objective of this research is to provide the physical and engineering principles of novel gas detector media operating on gas-microstrip principles. It is believed that the presented technology will have a significant impact on x-ray digital radiography, with emphasis on dual- energy imaging, computed tomography (CT), microtomography and x-ray microscopy, as well as in nuclear medicine, particularly in the important area of quantitative autoradiography, single photon emission tomography (SPECT) and (PET).

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 April 1996
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 2708, Medical Imaging 1996: Physics of Medical Imaging, (11 April 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.237841
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George C. Giakos, Univ. of Akron (United States)
Samir Chowdhury, Univ. of Akron (United States)
Bindu Pillai, Univ. of Akron (United States)
P. Ghotra, Univ. of Akron (United States)
Srinivasan Vedantham, Univ. of Akron (United States)
Amlan Dasgupta, Univ. of Akron (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2708:
Medical Imaging 1996: Physics of Medical Imaging
Richard L. Van Metter; Jacob Beutel, Editor(s)

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