Two Dimensional Statistical Analysis of Synthetically Focused Images

  • P. R. Mesdag
  • A. J. Berkhout
Part of the Acoustical Imaging book series (ACIM, volume 13)


In previous reports our group has described a novel approach to acoustic imaging (Berkhout, 1982; Berkhout et al, 1982; Mesdag et al, 1982; de Vries et al, 1983). The heart of this approach is formed by a computerized wave field extrapolation technique. By means of this technique the distortions due to the propagation of the acoustic wave are removed from the measured data. For medical purposes the acoustic wave field is scanned by a linear array operated in backscatter mode.


Auto Correlation Function Point Spread Function Fourier Spectrum Fourier Space Point Scatterer 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. R. Mesdag
    • 1
  • A. J. Berkhout
    • 1
  1. 1.Lab. of Acoustics and SeismicsDelft University of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands

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