14th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics

NBC 2008 16–20 June 2008 Riga, Latvia

  • Alexei Katashev
  • Yuri Dekhtyar
  • Janis Spigulis

Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 20)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIX
  2. Invited papers

  3. Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

    1. Victor Bagratashvili, E. N. Antonov, S. M. Howdle, J. M. Kanczler, S. Mirmalek-Sani, V. K. Popov et al.
      Pages 12-15
    2. Jörg Bossert, T. Keller
      Pages 16-18
    3. Daniela Ionita, D. Iordachescu
      Pages 19-22
    4. B. Finke, Karsten Schroeder, F. Luethen, J. B. Nebe, J. Rychly, K. Liefeith et al.
      Pages 30-33
    5. H. Liu, H. Fan, E. J. W. Wong, S. Lok Toh, James C. H. Goh
      Pages 34-37
    6. A. V. Karlov, I. A. Khlusov, Y. Dekhtyar, N. Polyaka
      Pages 38-40
    7. Gita Krievina, N. Bezborodovs, G. Makarenkova, S. Nikulsins, Z. Krumina, D. Babarikins
      Pages 41-44
    8. Alevtina Leice, Y. Dekhtyar, N. Britzina, L. Arabere, V. Arhipovich
      Pages 45-47
    9. Janis Locs, L. Berzina-Cimdina, A. Zhurinsh
      Pages 48-51
    10. Mariana Prodana, M. Caposi, D. Iordachescu
      Pages 60-63
    11. Lauris Rupeks, V. Filipenkovs, I. Knets, J. Laizans, V. Vitins
      Pages 64-67
    12. Kristine Salma, N. Borodajenko, A. Plata, L. Berzina-Cimdina, A. Stunda
      Pages 68-71

About these proceedings


14th Nordic – Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics NBC 2008 brought together scientists not only from the Nordic – Baltic region, but from the entire world. This volume presents the Proceedings of this international conference, jointly organized by the Latvian Medical Engineering and Physics Society, Riga Technical University and University of Latvia in close cooperation with International Federation of Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE)

The topics covered by the Conference Proceedings include: Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering; Biomechanics, Artificial Organs, Implants and Rehabilitation; Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurements, Biosensors and Transducers; Biomedical Optics and Lasers; Healthcare Management, Education and Training; Information Technology to Health; Medical Imaging, Telemedicine and E-Health; Medical Physics; Micro and Nanoobjects, Nanostructured Systems, Biophysics


Elektroenzephalografie Immersion Monitor biomechanics biomedical instrumentation biomedical optics blood cell bone classification computed tomography (CT) diagnostics image analysis magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) surgery ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Alexei Katashev
    • 1
  • Yuri Dekhtyar
    • 1
  • Janis Spigulis
    • 2
  1. 1.Inst. of Biomedical Engineering and NanotechnologiesRiga Technical UniversityRigaLatvia
  2. 2.Inst. of Atomic Physic and SpectroscopyUniversity of LatviaRigaLatvia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-69367-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-69366-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-69367-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1680-0737
  • Series Online ISSN 1433-9277
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