Accession Number : ADA300582

Title :   Development of a High Resolution Digital Mammography System.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 15 Aug 94-14 Aug 95,

Corporate Author : FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE

Personal Author(s) : Walker, James K. ; Jing, Zhenxue

PDF Url : ADA300582

Report Date : 12 SEP 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The primary goal of this predoctoral fellowship research project is to develop a plastic scintillating fiber plate (SFP) to replace the phosphor screen as currently being used in the phosphor-CCD scanning slot digital mammography system.

Descriptors :   *DIGITAL SYSTEMS, *SCATTERING, *HIGH RESOLUTION, *DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), *MEDICAL SERVICES, *MAMMARY GLANDS, *BREAST CANCER, IMAGE PROCESSING, ELECTRONICS, RADIATION, FIBERS, MATERIALS, CLINICAL MEDICINE, MONTE CARLO METHOD, IMAGES, LEVEL(QUANTITY), QUANTUM EFFICIENCY, READ OUT TECHNIQUES, NOISE(ELECTRICAL AND ELECTROMAGNETIC), FLUORESCENT SCREENS, THERMAL RESISTANCE, SCINTILLATION, PHOSPHORS.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Cybernetics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE