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Title Electronics for radiation detection / edited by Krzysztof Iniewski
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xii, 366 pages) : illustrations
Series Devices, circuits, and systems
Devices, circuits, and systems.
Contents Front cover; Contents; Preface; About the Editor; Contributors; Chapter 1: The Future ofMedical Imaging; Chapter 2: Detector Front-EndSystems in X-Ray CT; Chapter 3: Photon-Counting Energy-Dispersive DetectorArrays for X-Ray Imaging; Chapter 4: Planar and PET Systemsfor Drug Development; Chapter 5: PET Front-End Electronics; Chapter 6: Design Considerationsfor Positron EmissionTomography (PET)Scanners Dedicated toSmall-Animal Imaging; Chapter 7: Geiger-Mode AvalanchePhotodiodes for PET/MRI; Chapter 8: Current-Mode Front-End Electronics forSilicon Photomultipliers
Chapter 9: Integrated Charge-Measuring Systems forRadiation Detectors inCMOS TechnologiesChapter 10: Current- and Charge-Sensitive SignalConditioning forPosition Determination; Chapter 11: Analog-to-DigitalConverters for RadiationDetection Electronics; Chapter 12: Low-Power IntegratedFront-End for TimingApplications withSemiconductorRadiation Detectors; Index; Back cover
Summary There is a growing need to understand and combat potential radiation damage problems in semiconductor devices and circuits. Assessing the billion-dollar market for detection equipment in the context of medical imaging using ionizing radiation, Electronics for Radiation Detection presents valuable information that will help integrated circuit (IC) designers and other electronics professionals take full advantage of the tremendous developments and opportunities associated with this burgeoning field. Assembling contributions from industrial and academic experts, this boo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nuclear counters -- Design and construction
Electronic instruments -- Design and construction
Radioactivity -- Measurement.
Nuclear medicine -- Equipment and supplies.
Nuclear medicine.
Radiation Monitoring -- instrumentation
Radioactivity -- instrumentation
Nuclear Medicine
SCIENCE -- Physics -- Nuclear.
SCIENCE -- Physics -- Atomic & Molecular.
Nuclear medicine
Electronic instruments -- Design and construction
Nuclear counters -- Design and construction
Nuclear medicine -- Equipment and supplies
Radioactivity -- Measurement
Form Electronic book
Author Iniewski, Krzysztof
ISBN 9781439816493