Room 611 - 612 14:00 - 16:00 Chairs: Arne Reykowski and Steven M. Wright


Prog #

14:00 518.

In-Vivo Human Brain Inhomogeneity Estimation Using Susceptibility Registration and Rapid Field Simulation

Kevin Matthew Koch1, Douglas L. Rothman1, Robin A. de Graaf1

1Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
14:10 519.

Adjustable Subject-Specific Passive Shims Using Optimized Distributions of Bismuth and Zirconium

Kevin Matthew Koch1, Peter M. Brown1, Douglas L. Rothman1, Robin A. de Graaf1

1Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
14:20 520.

Shielding and Energy Advantages of Capped Elliptical Coil Structures

Tanvir Noor Baig1, Timothy P. Eagan1, Labros S. Petropoulos1, 2, William A. Edelstein1, 3, Matthew Finnerty1,

Xin Chen1, Robert W. Brown1

1Case Western Reerve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA; 2Hitachi Medical Systems America, Twinsburg, Ohio, USA; 3MRScience LLC, Schenectady, New York, USA
14:30 521.

Gradient Arrays for High Performance Multiple Region MRI

Dennis L. Parker1, J. Rock Hadley1

1University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
14:40 522.

A New Look at RF Power Requirements in MRI

Tamer S. Ibrahim1, Lin Tang1, Doney Abraham1

1University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, USA
14:50 523.

Miniature Form-Fitting Transmission Line Resonator for In-Vivo Small-Animal Imaging at 2.35 T

Jean-Christophe Ginefri1, Marion Woytasik1, Olivier Girard1, Jean-Sebastien Raynaud2, Elisabeth Dufour-Gergam1,

Philippe Robert2, Luc Darrasse1

1Université Paris Sud, Orsay, France; 2Guerbet Research, Aulnay-Sous-Bois, France
15:00 524.

Clinical Integration of a Phosphorus-31 Coil Insert Into a System Head Coil at 3T

David Michael Peterson1, 2, Hee-Won Kim1

1University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA; 2Midwest RF, LLC, Hartland, Wisconsin, USA

15:10 525.

A Dual-Tuned Half Volume Coil for 13C{1H} MRS: Two Open Coils in One

Atiyah Yahya1, Peter S. Allen1

1University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
15:20 526.

An Integrated Signal-To-Noise Ratio Approach for Phased-Array Coil Health Check

Ceylan Celil Guclu1, Steven J. Huff1

1GE Healthcare, Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA
15:30 527.

Four-Element 300 MHz Superconducting Array for Parallel Imaging

Jaroslaw Wosik1, Krzysztof Nesteruk2, Maged Kamel1, Lian Xue1, Lei-Ming Xie1, Kurt H. Bockhorst3,

Ponnada A. Narayana3

1University of Houston and Texas Center for Superconductivity, Houston, Texas, USA; 2Institute of Physics Polish Academy of

Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3The University of Texas, Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA

15:40 528.

Inductively Decoupled Microstrip Array at 9.4T

Bing Wu1, Xiaoliang Zhang2, Gary X. Shen1

1The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China; 2University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
15:50 529.

9.4T Human Imaging: Preliminary Results

J. Thomas Vaughan1, Lance DelaBarre1, Carl Snyder1, Jinfeng Tian1, Peter Andersen1, John Strupp1, Gregor Adriany1,

Pierre-Francois van de Moortele1, Kamil Ugurbil1

1University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA