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Molecular Imaging: Computer Reconstruction and Practice

  • Yves Lemoigne
  • Alessandra Caner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Susanne Albrecht
    Pages 1-7
  3. David R. Dance
    Pages 9-18
  4. John Apostolakis
    Pages 73-92
  5. Michel Defrise, Christine De Mol
    Pages 93-129
  6. Oliver Nix
    Pages 131-144
  7. Ulrich Fuchs
    Pages 175-188
  8. Wolfgang Müller-Schauenburg, Matthias Reimold
    Pages 189-210
  9. Philippe Millet, Yves Lemoigne
    Pages 211-228
  10. Bernard Gibaud
    Pages 229-238
  11. David Bandon, Osman Ratib, Christian Lovis, Antoine Geissbuhler
    Pages 239-247
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 283-286

About these proceedings

Introduction

This book reports the majority of lectures given during the NATO Advanced Study Institute ASI-982440, which was held at the European Scienti?c Institute of Archamps (ESI, Archamps – France) from November 9 to November 21, 2006. The ASI course was structured in two parts, the ?rst was dedicated to individual imaging techniques while the second is the object of this volume and focused on data modelling and processing and on image archiving and distribution. Courses devoted to nuclear medicine and digital imaging techniques are collected in a c- plementary volume of NATO Science Series entitled “Physics for Medical Imaging Applications” (ISBN 978-1-4020-5650-5). Every year in autumn ESI organises the European School of Medical Physics, which covers a large spectrum of topics ranging from Medical Imaging to Rad- therapy, over a period of ?ve weeks. Thanks to the Cooperative Science and Te- nology sub-programme of the NATO Science Division, weeks two and three were replaced this year by the ASI course dedicated to “Molecular Imaging from Physical Principles to Computer Reconstruction and Practice”. This allowed the participation ofexpertsandstudentsfrom20differentcountries,withdiverseculturalbackground and professional experience (Africa, America, Asia, and Europe). A further positive outcome of NATO ASI participation is the publication of this book, which contains the lectures series contributed by speakers during the second week of the ASI.

Keywords

Biophysics PAC X-ray algorithms electromagnetic imaging physiology tomography

Editors and affiliations

  • Yves Lemoigne
    • 1
  • Alessandra Caner
    • 1
  1. 1.Site d’ ArchampsEuropean Scientific InstituteArchampsFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-8752-3
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-8751-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-8752-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1874-6500
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