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MRI technology

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csopi
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Apr23-14, 01:55 PM
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Hi all,

I am wondering about the actual technological parameters of a modern MRI. In particular I mean sensitivity, i.e. the order of magnitude of the signals to be detected and the noise levels in practice.

Can somebody recommend a good reference about the subject from an engineering point of view?
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Choppy
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Apr23-14, 05:49 PM
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Here's a good introductory chapter on how the signal to noise ratio in MRI is affected by various adjustable parameters...
http://wiki.ci.uchicago.edu/pub/HNL/...oesmriwork.pdf


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