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12-17 February 2011
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Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 7961, Front Matter: Volume 7961, 796101 (22 April 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.895342
Keynote and Imaging and Health Economics
Proc. SPIE 7961, Lateral organic photodetectors for imaging applications, 796103 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878812
Proc. SPIE 7961, Design and optimization of a dedicated cone-beam CT system for musculoskeletal extremities imaging, 796104 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878077
X-ray Imaging
Proc. SPIE 7961, A laser-driven undulator x-ray source: simulation of image formation and dose deposition in mammography, 796106 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877851
Proc. SPIE 7961, The case for single-exposure angiography using energy-resolving photon-counting detectors: a theoretical comparison of signal and noise with conventional subtraction angiography, 796107 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878203
Proc. SPIE 7961, Electron field emission Particle-In-Cell (PIC) coupled with MCNPX simulation of a CNT-based flat-panel x-ray source, 796108 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878292
Proc. SPIE 7961, The effects of compensator design on scatter distribution and magnitude: a Monte Carlo study, 796109 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878779
Proc. SPIE 7961, Correlated-polarity noise reduction: feasibility of a new statistical approach to reduce image noise, 79610A (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.879076
Proc. SPIE 7961, Optimization of the grid frequencies and angles in digital radiography imaging, 79610B (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877930
Proc. SPIE 7961, A novel method to measure the zero-frequency DQE of a non-linear imaging system, 79610C (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878369
Proc. SPIE 7961, Use of sphere phantoms to measure the 3D MTF of FDK reconstructions, 79610D (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878850
Proc. SPIE 7961, 3D noise power spectrum applied on clinical MDCT scanners: effects of reconstruction algorithms and reconstruction filters, 79610E (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877809
Proc. SPIE 7961, NPS comparison of anatomical noise characteristics in mammography, tomosynthesis, and breast CT images using power law metrics, 79610F (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878391
Proc. SPIE 7961, Imaging properties of the magnification factor in digital mammography by the generalized MTF (GMTF), 79610G (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878372
Iterative and Statistical Reconstruction
Proc. SPIE 7961, Predictive models for observer performance in CT: applications in protocol optimization, 79610H (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877069
Proc. SPIE 7961, High-order noise analysis for low dose iterative image reconstruction methods: ASIR, IRIS, and MBAI, 79610I (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878222
Proc. SPIE 7961, Adaptive iterative reconstruction, 79610J (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877953
Proc. SPIE 7961, Fast iterative image reconstruction using sparse matrix factorization with GPU acceleration, 79610K (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878799
Proc. SPIE 7961, Precision of iodine quantification in hepatic CT: effects of reconstruction (FBP and MBIR) and imaging parameters, 79610L (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878833
Proc. SPIE 7961, An iterative dual energy CT reconstruction method for a K-edge contrast material, 79610M (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878162
Detectors I
Proc. SPIE 7961, Novel synthesis of large area ZnTe:O films for high-resolution imaging applications, 79610N (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878286
Proc. SPIE 7961, 12-inch-wafer-scale CMOS active-pixel sensor for digital mammography, 79610O (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878053
Proc. SPIE 7961, Noise performance limits of advanced x-ray imagers employing poly-Si-based active pixel architectures, 79610P (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878106
Proc. SPIE 7961, Characterization and comparison of lateral amorphous semiconductors with embedded Frisch grid detectors on 0.18um CMOS processed substrate for medical imaging applications, 79610Q (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877708
Proc. SPIE 7961, Low-noise thin-film transistor array for digital x-ray imaging detectors, 79610R (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877900
Detectors II
Proc. SPIE 7961, Performance characterization of a silicon strip detector for spectral computed tomography utilizing a laser testing system, 79610S (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.872867
Proc. SPIE 7961, Quantum-counting CT in the regime of count-rate paralysis: introduction of the pile-up trigger method, 79610T (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877939
Proc. SPIE 7961, 6-Li enriched Cs2LiYCl6:Ce based thermal neutron detector coupled with CMOS solid-state photomultipliers for a portable detector unit, 79610U (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878225
Proc. SPIE 7961, Integration of an amorphous silicon passive pixel sensor array with a lateral amorphous selenium detector for large area indirect conversion x-ray imaging applications, 79610V (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877592
Proc. SPIE 7961, Simulation of one-dimensionally polarized x-ray semiconductor detectors, 79610W (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878110
Proc. SPIE 7961, Electrical interface characteristics (I-V), optical time of flight measurements, and the x-ray (20 keV) signal response of amorphous-selenium/crystalline-silicon heterojunction structures, 79610X (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877738
Breast Imaging
Proc. SPIE 7961, Comparison of 3D and 2D breast density estimation from synthetic ultrasound tomography images and digital mammograms of anthropomorphic software breast phantoms, 79610Z (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878932
Proc. SPIE 7961, The effect of characteristic x-rays on the spatial and spectral resolution of a CZT-based detector for breast CT, 796110 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877784
Proc. SPIE 7961, Analysis of multilayer and single layer X-ray detectors for contrast-enhanced mammography using imaging task, 796111 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877854
Proc. SPIE 7961, Optimization of mammography with respect to anatomical noise, 796112 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877985
Proc. SPIE 7961, Issues in characterizing anatomic structure in digital breast tomosynthesis, 796113 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878871
Proc. SPIE 7961, Evaluation of photon-counting spectral breast tomosynthesis, 796114 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.876874
Tomosynthesis I: Reconstruction
Proc. SPIE 7961, Tomosynthesis imaging with 2D scanning trajectories, 796115 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878272
Proc. SPIE 7961, Dynamic reconstruction and rendering of 3D tomosynthesis images, 796116 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878910
Proc. SPIE 7961, Adaptive diffusion regularization for enhancement of microcalcifications in digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) reconstruction, 796117 (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878096
Proc. SPIE 7961, Comparison of model-observer and human-observer performance for breast tomosynthesis: effect of reconstruction and acquisition parameters, 796118 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878826
Proc. SPIE 7961, A second pass correction method for calcification artifacts in digital breast tomosynthesis, 796119 (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877949
Tomosynthesis II
Proc. SPIE 7961, 3D task-based performance assessment metrics for optimization of performance and dose in breast tomosynthesis, 79611A (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877070
Proc. SPIE 7961, Dose and diagnostic image quality in digital tomosynthesis imaging of facial bones in pediatrics, 79611B (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877729
Proc. SPIE 7961, A 3D linear system model for the optimization of dual-energy contrast-enhanced digital breast tomosynthesis, 79611C (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878134
Proc. SPIE 7961, Effects of image lag and scatter for dual-energy contrast-enhanced digital breast tomosynthesis using a CsI flat-panel based system, 79611D (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877941
Proc. SPIE 7961, Investigation of the effect of tube motion in breast tomosynthesis: continuous or step and shoot?, 79611E (16 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877348
Proc. SPIE 7961, Real-time scanning beam digital x-ray image guidance system for transbronchial needle biopsy, 79611F (18 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878167
X-ray Imaging: Phase Contrast, Diffraction
Proc. SPIE 7961, Towards x-ray differential phase contrast imaging on a compact setup, 79611G (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.877218
Proc. SPIE 7961, Beam hardening in x-ray differential phase contrast computed tomography, 79611H (17 March 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.878483