An improved automatic time-of-flight picker for medical ultrasound tomography.

@article{Li2009AnIA,
  title={An improved automatic time-of-flight picker for medical ultrasound tomography.},
  author={Changzheng Li and Lianjie Huang and N. Duric and Haijiang Zhang and Charlotte Rowe},
  journal={Ultrasonics},
  year={2009},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={61-72}
}
OBJECTIVE AND MOTIVATION Time-of-flight (TOF) tomography used by a clinical ultrasound tomography device can efficiently and reliably produce sound-speed images of the breast for cancer diagnosis. Accurate picking of TOFs of transmitted ultrasound signals is extremely important to ensure high-resolution and high-quality ultrasound sound-speed tomograms… CONTINUE READING