Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 7622, Front Matter: Volume 7622, 762201 (15 April 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.861889
Keynote and Radiation Therapy Imaging
Proc. SPIE 7622, Image-guided radiation therapy: emergence of MR-guided radiation treatment (MRgRT) systems, 762202 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.848608
Proc. SPIE 7622, Low-contrast visualization in megavoltage cone-beam CT at one beam pulse per projection using thick segmented scintillators, 762203 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844455
Proc. SPIE 7622, Feasibility of proton tomosynthesis system in proton therapy, 762204 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844539
Breast Imaging
Proc. SPIE 7622, Development of a computational three-dimensional breast lesion phantom model, 762205 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844501
Proc. SPIE 7622, Development of a 3D high-resolution physical anthropomorphic breast phantom, 762206 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845367
Proc. SPIE 7622, Dual-modality imaging of a compressible breast phantom with realistic optical and x-ray properties, 762207 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843816
Proc. SPIE 7622, Triple-energy contrast enhanced digital mammography, 762208 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843776
Proc. SPIE 7622, Development of in vivo characterization of breast tissues through absolute attenuation coefficients using dedicated cone-beam CT, 762209 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845064
Proc. SPIE 7622, A stepwedge-based method for measuring breast density: observer variability and comparison with human reading, 76220A (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844265
Breast Tomosynthesis
Proc. SPIE 7622, A new generation FFDM/tomosynthesis fusion system with selenium detector, 76220B (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844555
Proc. SPIE 7622, Wide-angle breast tomosynthesis: initial comparative evaluation, 76220C (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845649
Proc. SPIE 7622, Effects of projection-view distributions on image quality of calcifications in digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) reconstruction, 76220D (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844481
Proc. SPIE 7622, Evaluation and optimization of the maximum-likelihood approach for image reconstruction in digital breast tomosynthesis, 76220E (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844177
Proc. SPIE 7622, Validation and optimization of digital breast tomosynthesis reconstruction using an anthropomorphic software breast phantom, 76220F (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845299
Proc. SPIE 7622, Toward an international consensus strategy for periodic quality control of digital breast tomosynthesis systems, 76220G (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844228
Proc. SPIE 7622, Multi-beam x-ray source breast tomosynthesis reconstruction with different algorithms, 76220H (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844295
Performance Evaluation
Proc. SPIE 7622, An analytical model of NPS and DQE comparing photon counting and energy integrating detectors, 76220I (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845310
Proc. SPIE 7622, Digital mammography--DQE versus optimized image quality in clinical environment: an on site study, 76220J (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844150
Proc. SPIE 7622, Generalized two-dimensional (2D) linear system analysis metrics (GMTF, GDQE) for digital radiography systems including the effect of focal spot, magnification, scatter, and detector characteristics, 76220K (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845293
Proc. SPIE 7622, Evaluation of effective detective quantum efficiency with digital radiography to optimize exposure condition for chest imaging, 76220L (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844655
Proc. SPIE 7622, Effects of image processing on the detective quantum efficiency, 76220M (23 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844658
X-ray Phase-Contrast Imaging
Proc. SPIE 7622, Quantitative multimodal x-ray tomography: absorption, phase, and darkfield contrast, 76220N (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845921
Proc. SPIE 7622, A novel quantitative imaging technique for material differentiation based on differential phase contrast CT, 76220O (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844536
Proc. SPIE 7622, X-ray dark-field computed tomography using a grating interferometer setup, 76220P (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844438
Proc. SPIE 7622, Simulation of x-ray phase-contrast computed tomography of a medical phantom comprising particle and wave contributions, 76220Q (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843773
Proc. SPIE 7622, Contributions to ideal observer SNRs in propagation-based x-ray phase-contrast imaging, 76220S (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844489
Novel Imaging Topics
Proc. SPIE 7622, The myth of mean dose as a surrogate for radiation risk?, 76220T (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845940
Proc. SPIE 7622, Multi-pinhole dynamic SPECT imaging: simulation and system optimization, 76220U (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844106
Proc. SPIE 7622, SPECT data acquisition and image reconstruction in a stationary small animal SPECT/MRI system, 76220V (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845504
Proc. SPIE 7622, Evaluation of a 3D point spread function (PSF) model derived from Monte Carlo simulation for a small animal PET scanner, 76220W (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845323
Proc. SPIE 7622, A hypothesis testing approach for microwave breast imaging in conjunction with CT, 76220X (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843878
Breast Imaging, Measurement Techniques
Proc. SPIE 7622, The generalized NEQ and detectability index for tomosynthesis and cone-beam CT: from cascaded systems analysis to human observers, 76220Y (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845462
Proc. SPIE 7622, Extending the detectability index to quantitative imaging performance: applications in tomosynthesis and CT, 76220Z (23 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845286
Proc. SPIE 7622, Observer model optimization of a spectral mammography system, 762210 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845480
Proc. SPIE 7622, Task-based performance analysis of SART for digital breast tomosynthesis using signal CNR and channelised Hotelling observers, 762211 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844554
Proc. SPIE 7622, Task specific evaluation of clinical full field digital mammography systems using the Fourier definition of the Hotelling observer SNR, 762212 (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845509
Proc. SPIE 7622, FFDM image quality assessment using computerized image texture analysis, 762213 (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845297
Selenium-based Detectors
Proc. SPIE 7622, Monte Carlo simulation of amorphous selenium imaging detectors, 762214 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844983
Proc. SPIE 7622, 50 µm pixel size a-Se mammography imager with high DQE and increased temperature resistance, 762215 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845385
Proc. SPIE 7622, Investigation of ghosting recovery techniques and mechanisms in multilayer selenium x-ray detector structures under low bias, 762216 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844034
Proc. SPIE 7622, Lateral amorphous selenium metal-semiconductor-metal photodetector for large-area high-speed indirect-conversion medical imaging applications, 762217 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843980
Proc. SPIE 7622, Removal of trapped charge in selenium detectors, 762218 (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845279
Photon Counting Detectors
Proc. SPIE 7622, Noise in energy-discriminating photon-counting x-ray imaging detectors, 762219 (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844656
Proc. SPIE 7622, Photon counting pixel and array in amorphous silicon technology for large area digital medical imaging applications, 76221A (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844420
Proc. SPIE 7622, Microcomputed tomography with a second generation photon-counting x-ray detector: contrast analysis and material separation, 76221B (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844301
Proc. SPIE 7622, An analytical model of the effects of pulse pileup on the energy spectrum recorded by energy resolved photon counting x-ray detectors, 76221C (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843753
Proc. SPIE 7622, Practical energy response estimation of photon counting detectors for spectral X-ray imaging, 76221D (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844030
Proc. SPIE 7622, Fast photon counting CdTe detectors for diagnostic clinical CT: dynamic range, stability, and temporal response, 76221E (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844669
CT Dose, Quality, and Techniques
Proc. SPIE 7622, Performance assessment of a new dynamic scan mode for perfusion computed tomography using a biological phantom, 76221F (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843673
Proc. SPIE 7622, Design, optimization and testing of a multi-beam micro-CT scanner based on multi-beam field emission x-ray technology, 76221G (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843806
Proc. SPIE 7622, High power distributed x-ray source, 76221H (19 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843743
Proc. SPIE 7622, Improved CT image quality using a new fully physical imaging chain, 76221I (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.844564
Proc. SPIE 7622, Patient-specific radiation dose and cancer risk estimation in pediatric chest CT: a study in 30 patients, 76221J (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.845491
Detectors
Proc. SPIE 7622, Fluoroscopic x-ray demonstrator using a CdTe polycrystalline layer coupled to a CMOS readout chip, 76221K (22 March 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.843825