Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 8313, Front Matter: Volume 8313, 831301 (17 April 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.945882
Keynote and 3D Breast Imaging
Proc. SPIE 8313, An object-specific and dose-sparing scatter correction approach for a dedicated cone-beam breast CT system using a parallel-hole collimator, 831303 (24 February 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911093
Proc. SPIE 8313, Potential for cone beam scatter imaging in screening mammography, 831304 (24 February 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911525
3D Breast Imaging
Proc. SPIE 8313, A fast scatter field estimator for digital breast tomosynthesis, 831305 (2 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911494
Proc. SPIE 8313, Optimization of continuous tube motion and step-and-shoot motion in digital breast tomosynthesis systems with patient motion, 831306 (2 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911016
Proc. SPIE 8313, Optimizing configuration parameters of a stationary digital breast tomosynthesis system based on carbon nanotube x-ray sources, 831307 (2 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911530
Proc. SPIE 8313, Impact of image acquisition timing on image quality for dual energy contrast-enhanced breast tomosynthesis, 831308 (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911627
Proc. SPIE 8313, Task-based strategy for optimized contrast enhanced breast imaging: analysis of six imaging techniques for mammography and tomosynthesis, 831309 (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913377
Proc. SPIE 8313, Experimental quantification of lesion detectability in contrast enhanced dual energy digital breast tomosynthesis, 83130A (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911433
Breast Multi-Energy/Photon Counting
Proc. SPIE 8313, Comparing human observer performance in detecting microcalcifications with energy weighting and photon counting breast CT, 83130B (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911720
Proc. SPIE 8313, Development of a dynamic 4D anthropomorphic breast phantom for contrast-based breast imaging, 83130C (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913332
Proc. SPIE 8313, Mammogram enhancement using multi-energy x-ray, 83130D (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911756
Proc. SPIE 8313, Algorithmic scatter correction in dual-energy digital mammography for calcification imaging, 83130E (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911775
Proc. SPIE 8313, Photon-counting spectral phase-contrast mammography, 83130F (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.910615
Mammography
Proc. SPIE 8313, Investigation of an active matrix flat-panel imager (AMFPI) employing a thin layer of polycrystalline HgI2 photoconductor for mammographic imaging, 83130G (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911571
Proc. SPIE 8313, Effective detective quantum efficiency (eDQE) and effective noise equivalent quanta (eNEQ) for system optimization purposes in digital mammography, 83130H (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911193
Proc. SPIE 8313, Lesion characterization using spectral mammography, 83130I (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913032
Proc. SPIE 8313, Mammographic calcification cluster detection and threshold gold thickness measurements, 83130J (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911434
Proc. SPIE 8313, Model-based estimation of breast percent density in raw and processed full-field digital mammography images from image-acquisition physics and patient-image characteristics, 83130K (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912368
Proc. SPIE 8313, Realistic simulation of breast mass appearance using random walk, 83130L (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911641
X-Ray Imaging
Proc. SPIE 8313, Improved diagnostic differentiation of renal cystic lesions with phase-contrast computed tomography (PCCT), 83130M (22 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911172
Proc. SPIE 8313, Small-animal tomography with a liquid-metal-jet x-ray source, 83130N (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.910777
Proc. SPIE 8313, Anode thermal analysis of high power microfocus CNT x-ray tubes for in vivo small animal imaging, 83130O (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911521
Proc. SPIE 8313, Series of 4D adult XCAT phantoms for imaging research and dosimetry, 83130P (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911676
Proc. SPIE 8313, New head equivalent phantom for task and image performance evaluation representative for neurovascular procedures occurring in the Circle of Willis, 83130Q (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911351
Small Animal Imaging
Proc. SPIE 8313, X-ray fluorescence molecular imaging with high sensitivity: feasibility study in phantoms, 83130S (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911451
Proc. SPIE 8313, Investigations on x-ray luminescence CT for small animal imaging, 83130T (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911465
Proc. SPIE 8313, Evaluating the dose effects of a longitudinal micro-CT study on pulmonary tissue in C57BL/6 mice, 83130U (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912479
Proc. SPIE 8313, A liquid xenon detector for PET applications: simulated performance, 83130V (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911662
Photon Counting Systems and Techniques
Proc. SPIE 8313, A comparison of dual kV energy integrating and energy discriminating photon counting detectors for dual energy x-ray imaging, 83130W (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912030
Proc. SPIE 8313, First results from a hybrid prototype CT scanner for exploring benefits of quantum-counting in clinical CT, 83130X (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911295
Proc. SPIE 8313, Evaluation of an ultra-fast photon-counting energy-resolved ASIC for spectral CT, 83130Y (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911111
Proc. SPIE 8313, Pulse pileup statistics for energy sensitive photon counting detectors with pulse height analysis, 83130Z (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911365
Proc. SPIE 8313, Extension of cascaded systems analysis to single-photon-counting x-ray detectors, 831310 (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912941
Proc. SPIE 8313, Spectral response compensation for photon-counting clinical x-ray CT using sinogram restoration, 831311 (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911394
Proc. SPIE 8313, An empirical method for correcting the detector spectral response in energy-resolved CT, 831312 (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912136
General Radiography and Fluoroscopy
Proc. SPIE 8313, Resolution enhancement of computed radiography images using two orthogonal tilts, 831313 (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913321
Proc. SPIE 8313, A robust approach to measuring the detective quantum efficiency of radiographic detectors in a clinical setting, 831315 (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912923
Proc. SPIE 8313, Evaluation of intracranial aneurysm coil embolization in phantoms and patients using a high resolution microangiographic fluoroscope (MAF), 831316 (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911333
Proc. SPIE 8313, Region-of-interest micro-angiographic fluoroscope detector used in aneurysm and artery stenosis diagnoses and treatment, 831317 (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.910771
Cone Beam CT
Proc. SPIE 8313, Dose and scatter characteristics of a novel cone beam CT system for musculoskeletal extremities, 831318 (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911843
Proc. SPIE 8313, Low-dose and scatter-free cone-beam CT imaging: a preliminary study, 831319 (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911596
Proc. SPIE 8313, Initial results with a multisource inverse-geometry CT system, 83131A (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912207
Proc. SPIE 8313, Region-of-interest reconstruction on medical C-arms with the ATRACT algorithm, 83131B (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913274
Proc. SPIE 8313, Feasibility study of 3D cardiac imaging using a portable conebeam scanner, 83131C (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912886
Proc. SPIE 8313, Breathing motion compensated reconstruction for C-arm cone beam CT imaging: initial experience based on animal data, 83131D (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.909914
CT
Proc. SPIE 8313, New consistency theorem of motion contaminated projection data and applications in motion artifacts correction, 83131E (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911390
Proc. SPIE 8313, Efficacy of fixed filtration for rapid kVp-switching dual energy x-ray systems: experimental verification, 83131F (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913222
Proc. SPIE 8313, Image-based synthetic CT: simulating arbitrary low dose single and dual energy protocols from dual energy images, 83131G (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912163
Proc. SPIE 8313, Adaptive non-local means filtering based on local noise level for CT denoising, 83131H (9 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913353
Proc. SPIE 8313, A method for modulation transfer function determination from blood vessel profiles measured in computed tomography, 83131I (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911030
CT Detection Performance
Proc. SPIE 8313, Theoretical framework for the dual-energy cone-beam CT noise-power spectrum, NEQ, and tasked-based detectability index, 83131J (24 February 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911817
Proc. SPIE 8313, CT performance as a variable function of resolution, noise, and task property for iterative reconstructions, 83131K (24 February 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.913220
Proc. SPIE 8313, Detection performance study for cone-beam differential phase contrast CT, 83131L (24 February 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911593
Proc. SPIE 8313, Correlation between model observer and human observer performance in CT imaging when lesion location is uncertain, 83131M (24 February 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.912126
Dose
Proc. SPIE 8313, Significance of including field non-uniformities such as the heel effect and beam scatter in the determination of the skin dose distribution during interventional fluoroscopic procedures, 83131N (3 March 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.911528