Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • Russell K. Hobbie
  • Bradley J. Roth


Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) (formerly called nuclear magnetic resonance imaging) provides very-highresolution images without ionizing radiation. There is also the potential for more elaborate imaging, including flow, diffusion, and the signature of particular atomic environments.


Pulse Sequence Blood Oxygenation Level Dependent Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Larmor Frequency Transverse Relaxation Time 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Russell K. Hobbie
    • 1
  • Bradley J. Roth
    • 2
  1. 1.Professor of Physics, Emeritus University of Minnesota
  2. 2.Associate Professor of Physics Oakland UniversityOakland

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