Myocardial Spatiotemporal Tracking

  • Yudong Zhu
  • Norbert J. Pelc
Part of the Computational Imaging and Vision book series (CIVI, volume 23)


The past two decades of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) research witnessed the development of noninvasive technologies that are capable of both motion quantification and spatiotemporal resolution. Representative examples include the MR tagging [1–5] and the phase contrast MR velocity mapping techniques [6–10]. Among clinical applications that have been established, or are being developed, use of the technologies for evaluating cardiac motion may be one that is most rewarding, yet exceedingly challenging.


Strain Field Material Point Transverse Magnetization Initial Mesh Phase Contrast Magnetic Resonance Imaging 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yudong Zhu
    • 1
  • Norbert J. Pelc
    • 2
  1. 1.GE Corporate Research and DevelopmentSchenectadyUSA
  2. 2.Stanford UniversityPalo AltoUSA

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