News tagged with magnetic resonance imaging

Explainer: What is a superconductor?

Materials can be divided into two categories based on their ability to conduct electricity. Metals, such as copper and silver, allow electrons to move freely and carry with them electrical charge. Insulators, ...

dateMar 05, 2015 in Superconductivity
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Prototype for first traceable PET-MR phantom

As cancer diagnostic tools, a new class of imagers โ€“ which combines positron-emission tomography (PET) with magnetic resonance imaging (MR or MRI) โ€“ has shown promise in the few years since these hybrid ...

dateJan 26, 2015 in General Physics
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