Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 6913, Front Matter: Volume 6913, 691301 (3 April 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.797306
Keynote and Small Animal Imaging
Proc. SPIE 6913, Utility of a prototype liposomal contrast agent for x-ray imaging of breast cancer: a proof of concept using micro-CT in small animals, 691303 (19 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772307
Proc. SPIE 6913, Respiratory-gated micro-CT using a carbon nanotube based micro-focus field emission x-ray source, 691304 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770592
Innovative Imaging
Proc. SPIE 6913, HYPR: constrained reconstruction for enhanced SNR in dynamic medical imaging, 691305 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.771413
Proc. SPIE 6913, Technical feasibility of breast cancer screening using ultrasound propagation velocity, 691306 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772428
Proc. SPIE 6913, Experimental proof of an idea for a CT-scanner with dose reduction potential, 691307 (3 April 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.769424
Proc. SPIE 6913, Imaging with multi-prism x-ray lenses, 691308 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770434
Proc. SPIE 6913, GEANT4 simulation of NSECT for detection of iron overload in the liver, 691309 (19 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.773245
Proc. SPIE 6913, Electronic portal imaging using Cherenkov radiation, 69130A (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772023
Optical and MR Imaging
Proc. SPIE 6913, Photon migration simulator for fluorescence tomography, 69130B (25 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770733
Proc. SPIE 6913, Computationally efficient perturbative forward modeling for 3D multispectral bioluminescence and fluorescence tomography, 69130C (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770755
Proc. SPIE 6913, 3D multispectral light propagation model for subcutaneous veins imaging, 69130D (3 April 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772825
Proc. SPIE 6913, Image reconstruction from sparse data samples in MRI accounting for phase roll, 69130E (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.769568
Proc. SPIE 6913, A fixed point method for homotopic $\ell_{0}$-minimization with application to MR image recovery, 69130F (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770454
Proc. SPIE 6913, Retrospective breathing motion compensation for MRI with continuously moving table, 69130G (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.769699
Proc. SPIE 6913, Statistical properties of spin noise in MRI, 69130H (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772145
X-ray Detectors I
Proc. SPIE 6913, Exploration of the potential performance of polycrystalline silicon-based active matrix flat-panel imagers incorporating active pixel sensor architectures, 69130I (25 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.771406
Proc. SPIE 6913, Advances in the development of solid state photomultipliers for medical imaging, 69130J (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772213
Proc. SPIE 6913, The solid state x-ray image intensifier (SSXII): an EMCCD-based x-ray detector, 69130K (25 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772724
Proc. SPIE 6913, Parameter investigation and first results from a digital flat panel detector with forward bias capability, 69130L (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772356
Proc. SPIE 6913, An indirect flat-panel detector with avalanche gain for low dose x-ray imaging: SAPHIRE (scintillator avalanche photoconductor with high resolution emitter readout), 69130M (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772774
X-ray Detectors II
Proc. SPIE 6913, Detective quantum efficiency of an energy resolving photon counting detector, 69130N (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770309
Proc. SPIE 6913, An efficient depth- and energy-dependent Monte Carlo model for columnar CsI detectors, 69130O (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772878
Proc. SPIE 6913, CIX: a detector for spectrally enhanced x-ray imaging by simultaneous counting and integrating, 69130P (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.771706
Proc. SPIE 6913, Characterization of the new co-doped CsI microcolumnar films for high-speed radiographic imaging, 69130Q (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.771438
Proc. SPIE 6913, Recent developments in scintillating fiber detection systems in radiation therapy, 69130R (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770731
Proc. SPIE 6913, Photon counting readout pixel array in 0.18-µm CMOS technology for on-line gamma-ray imaging of 103-palladium seeds for permanent breast seed implant (PBSI) brachytherapy, 69130S (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770766
Performance Assessment and Phantoms
Proc. SPIE 6913, Toward a full-reference information-theoretic quality assessment method for x-ray images, 69130T (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.768207
Proc. SPIE 6913, Generalized objective performance assessment of a new high-sensitivity microangiographic fluoroscopic (HSMAF) imaging system, 69130U (3 April 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.769808
Proc. SPIE 6913, Physical characterization of digital radiological images by use of transmitted information metric, 69130V (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.768324
Proc. SPIE 6913, A perfusion phantom for quantitative medical imaging, 69130W (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770894
Proc. SPIE 6913, Voxel models representing the male and female ICRP reference adult: a dosimetric tool for medical imaging, 69130X (25 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770266
Dual Energy
Proc. SPIE 6913, Optimization of dual energy contrast enhanced breast tomosynthesis for improved mammographic lesion detection and diagnosis, 69130Y (3 April 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772042
Proc. SPIE 6913, Optimization of beam parameters and iodine quantification in dual-energy contrast enhanced digital breast tomosynthesis, 69130Z (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770148
Proc. SPIE 6913, Contrast-enhanced dual-energy subtraction imaging using electronic spectrum-splitting and multi-prism x-ray lenses, 691310 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770501
Proc. SPIE 6913, NEQ and task in dual-energy imaging: from cascaded systems analysis to human observer performance, 691311 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772772
Proc. SPIE 6913, Low-dose dual-energy computed tomography for PET attenuation correction with statistical sinogram restoration, 691312 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.769855
Proc. SPIE 6913, Analysis of fast kV-switching in dual energy CT using a pre-reconstruction decomposition technique, 691313 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772826
Breast Tissue Modeling and Estimation
Proc. SPIE 6913, Three-dimensional computer generated breast phantom based on empirical data, 691314 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772185
Proc. SPIE 6913, Using mastectomy specimens to develop breast models for breast tomosynthesis and CT breast imaging, 691315 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772666
Proc. SPIE 6913, Simulation of mammograms and tomosynthesis imaging with cone beam breast CT images, 691317 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772944
Proc. SPIE 6913, Breast percent density estimation from 3D reconstructed digital breast tomosynthesis images, 691318 (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.773890
Breast Imaging
Proc. SPIE 6913, Evaluation of a variable dose acquisition methodology for breast tomosynthesis, 691319 (3 April 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.773106
Proc. SPIE 6913, Stationary digital breast tomosynthesis system with a multi-beam field emission x-ray source array, 69131A (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770622
Proc. SPIE 6913, Imaging CDMAM phantom with tomosynthesis, 69131B (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.773199
Proc. SPIE 6913, Evaluation of software for reading images of the CDMAM test object to assess digital mammography systems, 69131C (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770571
Proc. SPIE 6913, Temporal change analysis for improved tumor detection in dedicated CT breast imaging using affine and free-form deformation, 69131D (19 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.769551
Proc. SPIE 6913, Feasibility of dual-resolution cone beam breast CT: a simulation study, 69131E (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772288
Cardiac Imaging
Proc. SPIE 6913, Cardiac C-arm CT: image-based gating, 69131G (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.770124
Proc. SPIE 6913, Cardiac imaging in diagnostic VCT using multi-sector data acquisition and image reconstruction: step-and-shoot scan vs. helical scan, 69131H (25 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.769908
Proc. SPIE 6913, Frame-by-frame 3D catheter tracking methods for an inverse geometry cardiac interventional system, 69131I (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772745
Proc. SPIE 6913, CT blurring induced bias of quantitative in-stent restenosis analyses, 69131J (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.771160
CT Applications
Proc. SPIE 6913, Dependence of CT attenuation values on scanner type using in vivo measurements, 69131K (3 April 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772896
Proc. SPIE 6913, Toward assessing the diagnostic influence of dose reduction in pediatric CT: a study based on simulated lung nodules, 69131L (25 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.772089
Proc. SPIE 6913, Noise properties of low-dose x-ray CT sinogram data in radon space, 69131M (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.771153
Proc. SPIE 6913, Measurement of small lesions near metallic implants with mega-voltage cone beam CT, 69131N (18 March 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.773210