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Medical Imaging 2013: Ultrasonic Imaging, Tomography, and Therapy
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Volume Number: 8675
Date Published: 11 April 2013

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Front Matter: Volume 8675
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Ultrasound strain imaging for quantification of tissue function: cardiovascular applications
Author(s): Chris L. de Korte; Richard G. P. Lopata; Hendrik H. G. Hansen
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Pulmonary ultrasound elastography: a feasibility study with phantoms and ex-vivo tissue
Author(s): Man Minh Nguyen; Hua Xie; Kamila Paluch; Douglas Stanton; Bharat Ramachandran
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Correlation-based discrimination between cardiac tissue and blood for segmentation of 3D echocardiographic images
Author(s): Anne E. C. M. Saris; Maartje M. Nillesen; Richard G. P. Lopata; Chris L. de Korte
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3D segmentation and reconstruction of endobronchial ultrasound
Author(s): Xiaonan Zang; Mikhail Breslav; William E. Higgins
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Statistical segmentation of carotid plaque neovascularization
Author(s): Zeynettin Akkus; Johan G. Bosch; Gonzalo Vegas Sánchez-Ferrero; Diego D. B. Carvalho; Guillaume Renaud; Stijn C. H. van den Oord; Gerrit L. ten Kate; Arend F. L. Schinkel; Nico de Jong; Antonius F. W. van der Steen
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Extracting cardiac myofiber orientations from high frequency ultrasound images
Author(s): Xulei Qin; Zhibin Cong; Rong Jiang; Ming Shen; Mary B. Wagner; Paul Kirshbom; Baowei Fei
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Volumetric ultrasound image-forming using fully controllable 2-D CMUT-on-ASIC arrays
Author(s): Bae-Hyung Kim; Jongkeun Song; Seunghun Lee; Kyungil Cho; Youngil Kim; Taeho Jeon
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CMUT-based volumetric ultrasonic imaging array design for forward looking ICE and IVUS applications
Author(s): Coskun Tekes; Jaime Zahorian; Toby Xu; Muhammad W. Rashid; Sarp Satir; Gokce Gurun; Mustafa Karaman; Jennifer Hasler; F. Levent Degertekin
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3D ultrasound imaging performance of a row-column addressed 2D array transducer: a simulation study
Author(s): Morten Fischer Rasmussen; Jørgen Arendt Jensen
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Phase-rotation based receive-beamformer for miniaturized volumetric ultrasound imaging scanners using 2-D CMUT-on-ASIC arrays
Author(s): Bae-Hyung Kim; Seunghun Lee; Jongkeun Song; Youngil Kim; Taeho Jeon; Kyungil Cho
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2D capacitive micromachined ultrasound transducer using novel tiling based on silicon frame
Author(s): Youngil Kim; Kyungil Cho; Baehyung Kim; Seungheun Lee; Taeho Jeon; Jongkeun Song
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New developments in vector velocity imaging using the transverse oscillation approach
Author(s): Jørgen Arendt Jensen; Michael Johannes Pihl; Jacob Bjerring Olesen; Peter Møller Hansen; Kristoffer Lindskov Hansen; Michael Bachmann Nielsen
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Non-invasive measurement of pressure gradients using ultrasound
Author(s): Jacob Bjerring Olesen; Marie Sand Traberg; Michael Johannes Pihl; Jørgen Arendt Jensen
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Preliminary examples of 3D vector flow imaging
Author(s): Michael Johannes Pihl; Matthias Bo Stuart; Borislav Gueorguiev Tomov; Jens Munk Hansen; Morten Fischer Rasmussen; Jørgen Arendt Jensen
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Strain estimation of carotid artery using virtual element based synthetic aperture imaging
Author(s): Rohit Nayak; Sanghamithra Korukonda; Marvin M. Doyley
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A new three-component signal model to objectively select power Doppler wall filter cut-off velocity for quantitative microvascular imaging
Author(s): Mai Elfarnawany; James C. Lacefield
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Breast imaging with the SoftVue imaging system: first results
Author(s): Neb Duric; Peter Littrup; Steven Schmidt; Cuiping Li; Olivier Roy; Lisa Bey-Knight; Roman Janer; Dave Kunz; Xiaoyang Chen; Jeffrey Goll; Andrea Wallen; Fouzaan Zafar; Veerendra Allada; Erik West; Ivana Jovanovic; Kuo Li; William Greenway
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Sound speed based patient-specific biomechanical modeling for registration of USCT volumes with X-ray mammograms
Author(s): T. Hopp; A. Stromboni; N. Duric; M. Zapf; H. Gemmeke; N. V. Ruiter
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Characterization of human breast cancer by scanning acoustic microscopy
Author(s): Di Chen; Eugene Malyarenko; Fedar Seviaryn; Ye Yuan; Mark Sherman; Sudeshna Bandyopadhyay; Gretchen Gierach; Christopher W. Greenway; Elena Maeva; Emil Strumban; Neb Duric; Roman Maev
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Experimental evaluation of noise generated by grating lobes for a sparse 3D ultrasound computer tomography system
Author(s): Nicole V. Ruiter; Michael Zapf; Torsten Hopp; Hartmut Gemmeke
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GPU based acceleration of 3D USCT image reconstruction with efficient integration into MATLAB
Author(s): Ernst Kretzek; Michael Zapf; Matthias Birk; Hartmut Gemmeke; Nicole V. Ruiter
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Transmission mode adaptive beamforming for planar phased arrays and its application to 3D ultrasonic transcranial imaging
Author(s): Kiyanoosh Shapoori; Jeffrey Sadler; Adrian Wydra; Eugene Malyarenko; Anthony Sinclair; Roman G. Maev
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Frequency division multiple transmission method to utilize the wide bandwidth property of capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducer arrays
Author(s): Seunghun Lee; Bae-Hyung Kim; Taeho Jeon; Youngil Kim; Kyungil Cho; Jongkeun Song
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A delta-sigma beamformer with integrated apodization
Author(s): Borislav Gueorguiev Tomov; Matthias Bo Stuart; Martin Christian Hemmsen; Jørgen Arendt Jensen
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A synthetic aperture study of aperture size in the presence of noise and in vivo clutter
Author(s): Nick Bottenus; Brett C. Byram; Gregg E. Trahey
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Ultrasonic reverberation and off-axis clutter suppression using aperture domain signal decomposition
Author(s): Brett Byram
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3D ultrasound coherence imaging based on 2D array design
Author(s): Yanping Jia; Mengling Xu; Mingyue Ding; Ming Yuchi
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Vibro-acoustography with 1.75D ultrasound array transducer for detection and localization of permanent prostate brachytherapy seeds: ex vivo study
Author(s): Mohammad Mehrmohammadi; Azra Alizad; Randall R. Kinnick; Brian J. Davis; Mostafa Fatemi
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Simplified stereo-optical ultrasound plane calibration
Author(s): Martin Hoßbach; Matthias Noll; Stefan Wesarg
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Introducing nuclei scatterer patterns into histology based intravascular ultrasound simulation framework
Author(s): Silvan Kraft; Athanasios Karamalis; Debdoot Sheet; Enken Drecoll; Ernst J. Rummeny; Nassir Navab; Peter B. Noël; Amin Katouzian
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Model based assessment of vestibular jawbone thickness using high frequency 3D ultrasound micro-scanning
Author(s): Daniel Habor; Sarah Neuhaus; Thorsten Vollborn; Stefan Wolfart; Klaus Radermacher; Stefan Heger
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Nonlinear response of lipid-shelled microbubbles to coded excitation: implications for noninvasive atherosclerosis imaging
Author(s): Himanshu Shekhar; Marvin M. Doyley
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Reconstructing the mechanical properties of coronary arteries from displacements measured with a synthetic aperture ultrasound imaging system
Author(s): Steven J. Huntzicker; Sanghamithra Korukonda; Marvin M. Doyley
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Preliminary study of synthetic aperture tissue harmonic imaging on in-vivo data
Author(s): Joachim Hee Rasmussen; Martin Christian Hemmsen; Signe Sloth Madsen; Peter Møller Hansen; Michael Bachmann Nielsen; Jørgen Arendt Jensen
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Random forest learning of ultrasonic statistical physics and object spaces for lesion detection in 2D sonomammography
Author(s): Debdoot Sheet; Athanasios Karamalis; Silvan Kraft; Peter B. Noël; Tibor Vag; Anup Sadhu; Amin Katouzian; Nassir Navab; Jyotirmoy Chatterjee; Ajoy K. Ray
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Quality evaluation of ultrasound imaging using a MATLAB test-bench
Author(s): Xin Zhao; Jun Zhou; Wing-Fai Loke; Mohan Chirala; Charlie Zhang
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Accelerating ultrasound image analysis research through publically available database
Author(s): Vikas Revanna Shivaprabhu; Andinet Enquobahrie; Zach Mullen; Stephen Aylward
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Hardware system of X-wave generator with simple driving pulses
Author(s): Xu Li; Yaqin Li; Feng Xiao; Mingyue Ding; Ming Yuchi
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Reduction of rotational asymmetry in PSF synthesis for a broadband forward-looking ring array
Author(s): Jing Jin; Ralph T. Hoctor
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Embedded real-time S/W beamforming platform with reconfigurable multi-core processors
Author(s): Minsoo Kim; Changyong Son; Kangeun Lee; Do-Hyung Kim; Shihwa Lee
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A GPU-based real-time spatial coherence imaging system
Author(s): Dongwoon Hyun; Gregg E. Trahey; Jeremy Dahl
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Resolution limitation of travel time tomography: beyond the first Fresnel zone
Author(s): Cuiping Li; Neb Duric
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Breast density measurements using ultrasound tomography for patients undergoing tamoxifen treatment
Author(s): Mark Sak; Neb Duric; Peter Littrup; Cuiping Li; Lisa Bey-Knight; Mark Sherman; Norman Boyd; Gretchen Gierach
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Ultrasound waveform tomography with a modified total-variation regularization scheme
Author(s): Youzuo Lin; Lianjie Huang
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Ultrasound waveform tomography using wave-energy-based preconditioning
Author(s): Zhigang Zhang; Lianjie Huang
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A new high definition zoom method based on compounded direct pixel beamforming for medical ultrasound imaging: preliminary results
Author(s): Sungsoo Yoon; Jongpil Lee; Jin Ho Chang; Tai-Kyong Song; Yangmo Yoo
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Optimal basis for real-time compression of ultrasound RF signals
Author(s): Sharmin Kibria; Patrick Kelly; Tamara Sobers; Jai Gupta; Linda Gupta
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Adaptive sound speed correction for abdominal ultrasonography: preliminary results
Author(s): Sungmin Jin; Jeeun Kang; Tai-Kyung Song; Yangmo Yoo
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Real-time sound speed correction using golden section search to enhance ultrasound imaging quality
Author(s): Chong Ook Yoon; Changhan Yoon; Yangmo Yoo; Tai-Kyong Song; Jin Ho Chang
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Development of a 3D ultrasound system to investigate post-hemorrhagic hydrocephalus in pre-term neonates
Author(s): J. Kishimoto; D. Lee; K. St. Lawrence; W. Romano; A. Fenster; S. de Ribaupierre
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Accuracy assessment of high frequency 3D ultrasound for digital impression-taking of prepared teeth
Author(s): Stefan Heger; Thorsten Vollborn; Joachim Tinschert; Stefan Wolfart; Klaus Radermacher
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Detecting breast microcalcifications using super-resolution ultrasound imaging: a clinical study
Author(s): Lianjie Huang; Yassin Labyed; Kenneth Hanson; Daniel Sandoval; Jennifer Pohl; Michael Williamson
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