NEQ: Its progenitors and progeny

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Abstract

The historical evolution of the concept of noise-equivalent quanta (NEQ) and its application to task-based assessment of image quality is surveyed, with particular emphasis on the seminal contributions of Robert F. Wagner.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMedical Imaging 2009
Subtitle of host publicationImage Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 22 2009
EventMedical Imaging 2009: Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment - Lake Buena Vista, FL, United States
Duration: Feb 11 2009Feb 12 2009

Publication series

NameProgress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE
Volume7263
ISSN (Print)1605-7422

Other

OtherMedical Imaging 2009: Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment
CountryUnited States
CityLake Buena Vista, FL
Period2/11/092/12/09

Keywords

  • Fourier analysis
  • Image quality
  • Noise-equivalent quanta

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Biomaterials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Barrett, H. (2009). NEQ: Its progenitors and progeny. In Medical Imaging 2009: Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment [72630F] (Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE; Vol. 7263). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.817795