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Medical Active Thermography — A New Image Reconstruction Method

  • Jacek Rumiński
  • Mariusz Kaczmarek
  • Antoni Nowakowski
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2124)

Abstract

A new method of image reconstruction for active, pulse thermography is presented. Based on experimental results the thermal model of the observed object is proposed. Studies on thermal transients basing on the FEM object model are presented. Examples of reconstructed images are presented and described for phantoms and for in-vivo measurements. Possible applications are discussed.

Keywords

medical imaging thermography image reconstruction 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacek Rumiński
    • 1
  • Mariusz Kaczmarek
    • 1
  • Antoni Nowakowski
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medical and Ecological ElectronicsTechnical University of GdańskGdańskPoland

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