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Correction Factors For The Longitudinal And Transverse Dimensions Of X-Ray Tube Focal Spots
Author(s): Satish C. Prasad
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Paper Abstract

Correction factors are computed for pinhole images of x-ray tube focal spots to be applied along the anode-cathode dimension and the dimension perpendicular to the anode-cathode axis. These correction factors are based upon comparison of MTF's of focal spots with uniform intensity distribution to the MTF's of focal spots with single and double peaked intensity distributions.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 December 1976
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 0096, Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine V, (23 December 1976); doi: 10.1117/12.965397
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Satish C. Prasad, Washington University School of Medicine (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0096:
Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine V
Robert K. Cacak; Paul L. Carson; Gregory Dubuque; Joel E. Gray; William R. Hendee; Raymond P. Rossi; Arthur Haus, Editor(s)

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