The book contains chapters devoted to the discussion of linear systems, Poisson processes, analysis of radiographic systems, radiographic image detectors, and the various aspects of three-dimensional or tomographic imaging. Computed tomography, psychophysics, and scattered radiation and its effect on image are also elucidated.
Radiology technicians will find the book very invaluable.
List of Important Symbols.
The Clinical Setting.
Theory of Linear Systems.
Theory of Random Processes.
Application of Linear Systems Theory to Radiographic Imaging.
Noise in Radiographic Images.
Appendix A: The Dirac Delta Function.
Appendix B: The Fourier Transform.
Appendix C: Interaction of Phtons with Matter.