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Title: Image reconstruction in magnetic induction tomography
Author: Morris, Andrew
ISNI:       0000 0001 2414 4365
Awarding Body: Cardiff University
Current Institution: Cardiff University
Date of Award: 2004
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Magnetic induction tomography (MIT) is a medical imaging technique that uses magnetic fields to image the electrical properties of the human body. In this work, a numerical model has been described and used to simulate MIT systems. A reconstruction algorithm, based on the sensitivity matrix method, has been used to reconstruct images of the internal conductivity distributions of samples, from simulated and experimental measurements. Images of conductivity contrasts of the magnitude encountered in human body have been successfully reconstructed. An initial investigation has made into wave propagation delays in MIT.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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