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Magnetic particle imaging system for cancer diagnosis: an overview

Sadiq, A. A. and Othman, N.B and Abdul Jamil , Muhammad Mahadi (2015) Magnetic particle imaging system for cancer diagnosis: an overview. In: International Conference on Electrical and Electronic Engineering 2015 (IC3E 2015), 10-11 August 2015, Melaka, Malaysia.

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Abstract

Medical diagnosis over the last decades have been reformed by tomographic imaging and has become a vital tool for diagnosis of several diseases. Magnetic particle imaging (MPI) as a new quantitative imaging method, uses the nonlinear re-magnetization behavior of magnetic nanoparticles to determine their local concentration. This paper presents an overview of a proposed method to design and construct an MPI scanner that will diagnose cancer. It is expected at the end of the research to come up with an extremely sensitive scanner that will detect the position of magnetic nanoparticles (MNPs) used as tracers in diagnosing cancer by producing a high temporal and spatial resolution images.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: magnetic particle imaging; nanoparticles; superparamagnetism; harmonic signals; cancer diagnosis
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK452-454 Electric apparatus and materials. Electric circuits. Electric networks
Divisions: Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering > Department of Electronic Engineering
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 26 Oct 2015 06:25
Last Modified: 26 Oct 2015 06:25
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/7209
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