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High Resolution, High Sensitivity Ultrasonic C-Scan Imaging System

  • R. Mezrich

Abstract

A particular goal of much of the research in ultrasonic imaging is the development of systems that can image a volume inside the body with high resolution in all dimensions.

Keywords

Focal Plane Ultrasonic Image Acoustic Image Acoustic Axis Intact Kidney 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Mezrich
    • 1
  1. 1.RCA LaboratoriesDavid Sarnoff Research CenterPrincetonUSA

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