• Medicine
  • Published 1993

Experimental and theoretical studies of ultrasound computed tomography

  title={Experimental and theoretical studies of ultrasound computed tomography},
  author={J. R. Jago},
The poor lateral resolution and qualitative nature of conventional real-time B-scanning has prompted interest in techniques in which a wide aperture is synthesised by measuring ultrasound over 180 or 360 degrees. This thesis investigates one group of such techniques known as Ultrasound Computed Tomography (UCT). After a brief introduction to conventional ultrasound imaging and the principles of Computed Tomography, a comprehensive review of the literature on UCT is presented. Consideration is… CONTINUE READING


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