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Signal-To-Noise Considerations In Reconstructive Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Tomography
Author(s): Orhan Nalcioglu; Zang-Hee Cho
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Paper Abstract

An equation which relates the signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) in a two dimensional NMR tomographic image to several basic image parameters is derived. These variables are the number of FID's averaged per view, number of views, pixel size and slice thickness. The theoretical equation was studied experimentally by varying one parameter at a time. Good agreement between experimental results and theoretical prediction was found.

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Date Published: 1 January 1986
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 0671, Physics and Engineering of Computerized Multidimensional Imaging and Processing, (1 January 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.966711
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Orhan Nalcioglu, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (Korea)
Zang-Hee Cho, University of California - Irvine (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0671:
Physics and Engineering of Computerized Multidimensional Imaging and Processing
Thomas F. Budinger; Zang-Hee Cho; Orhan Nalcioglu, Editor(s)

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