Nonlinear Parameter Imaging

  • Dong Zhang
  • Xiufen Gong
  • Shigong Ye
Part of the Acoustical Imaging book series (ACIM, volume 20)


The use of ultrasound to detect and display interfaces between tissues is increasing in medical imaging. The propagation of ultrasound through biological media has been modeled as linear process until recently. But at biological frequencies and intensities, the nonlinear acoustic effect is very important1.


Primary Wave Tomographic Computation Acoustic Nonlinearity Parameter Ultrasonics Symposium Finite Amplitude Wave 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dong Zhang
    • 1
  • Xiufen Gong
    • 1
  • Shigong Ye
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of AcousticsNanjing UniversityNanjingChina

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