Acoustic Microscope for the Tissue Characterization in Medicine and Biology

  • M. Tanaka
  • H. Okawai
  • N. Chubachi
  • R. Suganuma
  • K. Honda
Conference paper


In order to develop a new ultrasonics application to medicine, it is necessary to use effectively the information which the ultrasound possesses and to know the acoustic properties of the tissue in the normal and diseased states.


Sound Speed Acoustic Property Specimen Thickness Ultrasonic Transducer Ultrasonic Attenuation 
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  • M. Tanaka
  • H. Okawai
  • N. Chubachi
  • R. Suganuma
  • K. Honda

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