Distinguished Microwave Lecturers

RF Aspects of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Professor Robert Caverly

ECE Department, Villanova University, Villanova, PA 19085, USA

Tel: +1-610-519-5660

Fax: +1-610-519-4436

Introduction to the field

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanners are an important diagnostic tool for the medical practitioner.  MRI provides a non-invasive means of imaging soft tissues and to obtain real-time images of the cardiovascular system and other dynamic changes in the human body.  MRI scanners...