PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 5030
MEDICAL IMAGING 2003 | 15-20 FEBRUARY 2003
Medical Imaging 2003: Physics of Medical Imaging
IN THIS VOLUME

0 Sessions, 108 Papers, 0 Presentations
CT  (5)
MEDICAL IMAGING 2003
15-20 February 2003
San Diego, California, United States
Imaging Physics I
Proc. SPIE 5030, Fundamental limitations imposed by x-ray interactions on the modulation transfer function of existing x-ray detectors, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480359
Proc. SPIE 5030, Impact of resolution and noise characteristics of digital radiographic detectors on the detectability of lung nodules, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480225
X-Ray Detectors I
Proc. SPIE 5030, Charge transport and trapping-limited sensitivity and resolution of pixellated x-ray image detectors, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479947
Proc. SPIE 5030, Active pixel image sensor for large-area medical imaging, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480254
Proc. SPIE 5030, Optimization of flat-panel detector characteristics and processing using quantitative image quality techniques, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480154
Proc. SPIE 5030, N-i-p-SiNx and p-i-n-SiNx x-ray image detectors for medical applications, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480012
Proc. SPIE 5030, Clinical performance of a 14-in. x 14-in. real-time amorphous selenium flat-panel detector, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480250
Proc. SPIE 5030, Mercuric iodide and lead iodide x-ray detectors for radiographic and fluoroscopic medical imaging, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480227
CT
Proc. SPIE 5030, Three-dimensional NEQ transfer characteristics of volume CT using direct- and indirect-detection flat-panel imagers, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479970
Proc. SPIE 5030, Three-dimensional reconstruction algorithm for a reverse geometry volumetric CT system with a large-array scanned source, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480386
Proc. SPIE 5030, Analytical noise and slice-sensitivity-profile models for multislice helical CT, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480002
Proc. SPIE 5030, Phase-contrast tomography and the local tomography problem, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480385
Proc. SPIE 5030, High-resolution video-based EPID for cone beam CT, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480484
Breast Imaging I
Proc. SPIE 5030, Advantages of gridless full-field digital mammography, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479944
Proc. SPIE 5030, Optimal radiographic techniques for digital mammograms obtained with an amorphous selenium detector, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480486
Proc. SPIE 5030, Characterization of a direct full-field flat-panel digital mammography detector, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480388
Proc. SPIE 5030, Evaluation of novel direct- and indirect-detection active matrix flat-panel imagers (AMFPIs) for mammography, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.484071
Proc. SPIE 5030, Real-time flat-panel detector-based cone beam volume CT breast imaging: phantom and specimen study, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480133
Proc. SPIE 5030, Full-field images of mammographic phantoms obtained with a single photon counting system, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480144
X-Ray Detectors II
Proc. SPIE 5030, Image quality of digital radiography using flat detector technology, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479969
Proc. SPIE 5030, Development and evaluation of a digital radiography system using a large-area flat panel detector, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479992
Proc. SPIE 5030, Imaging performance of an amorphous selenium flat-panel detector for digital fluoroscopy, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480131
Proc. SPIE 5030, Back-illuminated photodiodes for multislice CT, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480242
Proc. SPIE 5030, Flat detector with integrated dose sensing, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479997
Novel Imaging Methods
Proc. SPIE 5030, Coherent scatter computed tomography: a novel medical imaging technique, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479949
Proc. SPIE 5030, Evaluation of two phase contrast techniques: diffraction-enhanced imaging and propagation, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480245
Proc. SPIE 5030, On the possibility of utilizing scattering-based contrast agents in combination with diffraction-enhanced imaging, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480162
Proc. SPIE 5030, Bi-plane correlation imaging for improved detection of lung nodules, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480478
Proc. SPIE 5030, Calcification content quantification by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry with a 2D digital radiographic detector, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479958
Proc. SPIE 5030, Simulation of trabecular bone sample x-ray microradiography, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479939
Breast Imaging II
Proc. SPIE 5030, Effect on DQE of screen energy weighting in mammography, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480198
Proc. SPIE 5030, Statistical properties of 4000 raw and processed digital mammograms from a GE Senograph 2000D, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480132
Proc. SPIE 5030, Controlling gray-level variation in contrast-enhanced digital mammography: design of a calibration procedure, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480485
Proc. SPIE 5030, Computer simulation of CT mammography using a flat-panel imager, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480015
Volume Imaging - US/Tomosynthesis
Proc. SPIE 5030, Improved 3D reconstructions for generalized tomosynthesis, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479978
Proc. SPIE 5030, Fast tomosynthesis for lung cancer detection using the SBDX geometry, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480149
Proc. SPIE 5030, Practical strategies for the clinical implementation of matrix inversion tomosynthesis (MITS), 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480352
Proc. SPIE 5030, Generalized NEQ for assessment of ultrasound image quality, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480134
Proc. SPIE 5030, Automated assessment of small airway disease from low-dose lung CT: a preliminary study, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479986
Imaging Physics II
Proc. SPIE 5030, End-to-end linearity considerations for photon-limited detection and display systems, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.487941
Proc. SPIE 5030, Measurement of the noise components in the medical x-ray intensity pattern due to overlaying nonrecognizable structures, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480007
Proc. SPIE 5030, Bar-pattern technique for modulation transfer function measurement in portal imaging, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.482400
Proc. SPIE 5030, Overall x-ray system simulation model developed for system design and image quality versus patient dose optimization, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479950
Proc. SPIE 5030, Optical properties of tissue measured using terahertz-pulsed imaging, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479993
Proc. SPIE 5030, Noninvasive quantitative mapping of conductivity and dielectric distributions using RF wave propagation effects in high-field MRI, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480000
X-Ray Detectors III
Proc. SPIE 5030, Exploring new frontiers in x-ray quantum limited portal imaging using active matrix flat-panel imagers (AMFPIs), 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.484064
Proc. SPIE 5030, Performance of prototype modules of a novel multislice CT detector based on CMOS photosensors, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480011
Proc. SPIE 5030, Digital indirect-detection x-ray imagers with microlens focusing: effects of Fresnel reflections from the microlens layer, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479995
Proc. SPIE 5030, Study of the detective quantum efficiency for the kinestatic charge detector as a megavoltage imaging device, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.482402
Proc. SPIE 5030, Standardization of NPS measurement: interim report of AAPM TG16, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480451
Breast Imaging III
Proc. SPIE 5030, Phase contrast digital mammography using molybdenum x-ray: clinical implications in detectability improvement, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480366
Proc. SPIE 5030, New design of a structured CsI(Tl) screen for digital mammography, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480249
Proc. SPIE 5030, Measurements on a full-field digital mammography system with a photon counting crystalline silicon detector, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480251
Proc. SPIE 5030, Performance of advanced a-Si/CsI-based flat-panel x-ray detectors for mammography, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480010
Proc. SPIE 5030, Image quality of direct conversion detectors for mammography and radiography: a theoretical comparison, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.479999
Proc. SPIE 5030, Optimizing beam quality for x-ray computed mammotomography, 0000 (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.480231