9 December 1992 Medical imaging and military technology: opportunities for conversion and cooperation
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Economic conversion is the process of transforming defense industries to commercial purposes. This paper presents the case for the necessity of conversion and discusses particular strategies for accomplishing it. Some opportunities for conversion of military technologies to medical imaging are identified, and a six-step plan is offered for defense contractors contemplating conversion.
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Harrison H. Barrett, Harrison H. Barrett, "Medical imaging and military technology: opportunities for conversion and cooperation", Proc. SPIE 1768, Mathematical Methods in Medical Imaging, (9 December 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.130900; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.130900
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