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Microwave detection system for locating hemorrhage sites within the cranium and other regions
Author(s): Ronald G. Riechers; Krishna M. Pasala; Geoffrey S. F. Ling
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Paper Abstract

A novel method for location and characterization of discontinuities in biological system is presented. The method uses electromagnetic waves in the microwave and RF region and a modified algorithm previously used for the estimation of the angle of arrival of radar signals. Results are presented for the case of a skull section backed by porcine brain and the same section backed by a layer of blood backed by porcine brain.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 May 1998
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 3253, Biomedical Sensing and Imaging Technologies, (1 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308026
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Ronald G. Riechers, Spectra Research, Inc. (United States)
Krishna M. Pasala, Univ. of Dayton (United States)
Geoffrey S. F. Ling, Uniformed Services Univ. of the Health Sciences (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3253:
Biomedical Sensing and Imaging Technologies
Robert A. Lieberman; Tuan Vo-Dinh, Editor(s)

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