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Detection of Diffraction Effects by Brain Haemorrhages With a Special Microwave Transmission System

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Keynote Lecture


14th International Conference on Applied Electromagnetics


Hitherto described microwave modalities for detection of internal inhomogeneities in human tissues such as breasts and heads are by image reconstruction, requiring time consuming computational resources. The method developed at MDH is instead based on the use of magnetic field transducer, creating an essentially circular electrical field. This is in turn diffracted by the dielectric inhomogeneity and that signal is received by an E-field sensor in an appropriate position.


author = {Per Olov Risman and Nikola Petrovic},
title = {Detection of Diffraction Effects by Brain Haemorrhages With a Special Microwave Transmission System},
month = {August},
year = {2019},
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