Inverse compton scattering (ICS) x-ray sources are of current interest in biomedical imaging. We present an experimental demonstration of inline phase contrast imaging using a single picosecond pulse of the ICS source located at the BNL Accelerator Test Facility. The phase contrast effect is clearly observed. Its qualities are shown to be in agreement with the predictions of theoretical models through comparison of experimental and simulated images of a set of plastic wires of differing composition and size. Finally, we display an application of the technique to a biological sample, confirming the possibility of time-resolved imaging on the picosecond scale.

Oliva, P., Carpinelli, M., Golosio, B., Delogu, P., Endrizzi, M., Park, J., et al. (2010). Quantitative evaluation of single-shot inline phase contrast imaging using an inverse compton x-ray source. APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS, 97(13) [10.1063/1.3491430].

Quantitative evaluation of single-shot inline phase contrast imaging using an inverse compton x-ray source

CARPINELLI, Massimo;
2010

Abstract

Inverse compton scattering (ICS) x-ray sources are of current interest in biomedical imaging. We present an experimental demonstration of inline phase contrast imaging using a single picosecond pulse of the ICS source located at the BNL Accelerator Test Facility. The phase contrast effect is clearly observed. Its qualities are shown to be in agreement with the predictions of theoretical models through comparison of experimental and simulated images of a set of plastic wires of differing composition and size. Finally, we display an application of the technique to a biological sample, confirming the possibility of time-resolved imaging on the picosecond scale.
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Computer simulation; Medical imaging; X ray apparatus; Biological samples; Biomedical imaging; In-line phase contrast; Inverse Compton; Inverse Compton scattering; Phase contrasts; Pico-second pulse; Picoseconds; Quantitative evaluation; Simulated images; Single-shot; Theoretical models; Time resolved imaging; X-ray sources; Electron sources;
English
Oliva, P., Carpinelli, M., Golosio, B., Delogu, P., Endrizzi, M., Park, J., et al. (2010). Quantitative evaluation of single-shot inline phase contrast imaging using an inverse compton x-ray source. APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS, 97(13) [10.1063/1.3491430].
Oliva, P; Carpinelli, M; Golosio, B; Delogu, P; Endrizzi, M; Park, J; Pogorelsky, I; Yakimenko, V; Williams, O; Rosenzweig, J
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