Mathematics of Medical Imaging2011

Mathematics of Medical Imaging2011 - 2/1/2011 X-ray and CT...

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2/1/2011 1 X-ray and CT Based on UMAP Modules 794 MATHEMATICS OF MEDICAL IMAGING NOBEL HISTORY ´ In 1901, Roentgen got first Nobel Prize (in Physics for the discovery of X rays) Physics for the discovery of X-rays). ´ In 1979, Hounsfield (EMI, UK) and Cormack (Tufts Univ., USA) got Nobel Prize in medicine for X-ray Computed Tomography. ´ A total of 15 Nobel Prizes were awarded to -ray A total of 15 Nobel Prizes were awarded to x ray related research.
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2/1/2011 2 RECONSTRUCTION ´ Act on unseen structure of an object (brain, engine bag etc ) by some probe ( ray gamma engine, bag, etc.) by some probe (x-ray, gamma rays, etc.) ´ Detect the probe by collecting data to produce profile (projections) ´ Explore the profiles by mathematical tool to Explore the profiles by mathematical tools to identify the internal structure. Probe Internal Structure ??? Profile BASIC OF X-RAY ´ Can penetrate, travel through a thickness of solid material. ´
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