Fast Realistic MRI Simulations Based on Generalized Multi-Pool Exchange Tissue Model

  title={Fast Realistic MRI Simulations Based on Generalized Multi-Pool Exchange Tissue Model},
  author={Fang Liu and Julia V. Velikina and Walter F. Block and Richard Kijowski and Alexey A. Samsonov},
  journal={IEEE transactions on medical imaging},
  pages={527 - 537}
We present MRiLab, a new comprehensive simulator for large-scale realistic MRI simulations on a regular PC equipped with a modern graphical processing unit (GPU). MRiLab combines realistic tissue modeling with numerical virtualization of an MRI system and scanning experiment to enable assessment of a broad range of MRI approaches including advanced quantitative MRI methods inferring microstructure on a sub-voxel level. A flexible representation of tissue microstructure is achieved in MRiLab by… 

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