Evaluation of temperature increase during Magnetic Resonance examinations by combining electromagnetic/thermal simulations and B1 maps

Nunzia Fontana, M. R. Symms, Gianluigi Tiberi, Michela Tosetti, Mauro Costagli, Agostino Monorchio

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Abstract

The purpose of the present study is to evaluate the temperature increase due to radio-frequency (RF) exposure in Magnetic Resonance (MR) examinations, by combining electromagnetic/thermal simulations and B1 maps.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2017 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium - Italy, ACES 2017
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9780996007832
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 1 2017
Event2017 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium - Italy, ACES 2017 - Firenze, Italy
Duration: Mar 26 2017Mar 30 2017

Conference

Conference2017 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium - Italy, ACES 2017
CountryItaly
CityFirenze
Period3/26/173/30/17

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Keywords

  • B1 maps
  • Magnetic resonance
  • Measurements
  • Multi-physics simulation
  • SAR
  • Temperature rise

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiation
  • Signal Processing
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Instrumentation

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Fontana, N., Symms, M. R., Tiberi, G., Tosetti, M., Costagli, M., & Monorchio, A. (2017). Evaluation of temperature increase during Magnetic Resonance examinations by combining electromagnetic/thermal simulations and B1 maps. In 2017 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium - Italy, ACES 2017 [7916417] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.23919/ROPACES.2017.7916417