By Charles L. Epstein
On the middle of each scientific imaging expertise is a cosmopolitan mathematical version of the dimension technique and an set of rules to reconstruct a picture from the measured facts. This booklet presents an organization beginning within the mathematical instruments used to version the measurements and derive the reconstruction algorithms utilized in so much imaging modalities in present use. within the technique, it additionally covers many vital analytic innovations and methods utilized in Fourier research, essential equations, sampling idea, and noise research.
this article makes use of X-ray computed tomography as a "pedagogical computer" to demonstrate very important rules and accommodates broad discussions of history fabric making the extra complex mathematical themes obtainable to readers with a much less formal mathematical schooling. The mathematical innovations are illuminated with over 2 hundred illustrations and diverse routines.
New to the second one variation are a bankruptcy on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), a revised part at the courting among the continuum and discrete Fourier transforms, a brand new part on Grangreat s formulation, a stronger description of the gridding process, and a brand new part on noise research in MRI.
viewers The booklet is acceptable for one- or two-semester classes on the complicated undergraduate or starting graduate point at the mathematical foundations of contemporary scientific imaging applied sciences. The textual content assumes an figuring out of calculus, linear algebra, and uncomplicated mathematical research.
Contents Preface to the second one version; Preface; tips to Use This publication; Notational Conventions; bankruptcy 1: Measurements and Modeling; bankruptcy 2: Linear versions and Linear Equations; bankruptcy three: A easy version for Tomography; bankruptcy four: creation to the Fourier rework; bankruptcy five: Convolution; bankruptcy 6: The Radon remodel; bankruptcy 7: advent to Fourier sequence; bankruptcy eight: Sampling; bankruptcy nine: Filters; bankruptcy 10: imposing Shift Invariant Filters; bankruptcy eleven: Reconstruction in X-Ray Tomography; bankruptcy 12: Imaging Artifacts in X-Ray Tomography; bankruptcy thirteen: Algebraic Reconstruction suggestions; bankruptcy 14: Magnetic Resonance Imaging; bankruptcy 15: chance and Random Variables; bankruptcy sixteen: purposes of chance; bankruptcy 17: Random strategies; Appendix A: historical past fabric; Appendix B: easy research; Index
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