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Diffraction Enhanced X-ray Imaging (DEXI)

Ivan Nesch, Daniel P. Fogarty, Tochko Tzvetkov, Benjamin Reinhart, A. Charles Walus, Gocha Khelashvili, Carol Muehleman, and Dean Chapman,  "The design and application of an in-laboratory diffraction-enhanced x-ray imaging instrument"
Copyright (2009) American Institute of Physics. This article may be downloaded for personal use only. Any other use requires prior permission of the author and the American Institute of Physics.
The article appeared in Review of Scientific Instruments and may be found at I.Nesch et al., Rev.Sci.Instr. 80, 093702 (2009).

Richard Fitzgerald, “Phase-Sensitive X-Ray Imaging”, Physics Today Volume 53 Issue 7 page 23 July 2000
Copyright (2000) Physics Today,

Paul Claude Diemoz, Paola Coan, Christian Glaser, and Alberto Bravin, "Absorption, refraction and scattering in analyzer-based imaging: comparison of different algorithms," Opt. Express 18, 3494-3509 (2010)

Cheng-Ying Chou, Yin Huang, Daxin Shi, and Mark A. Anastasio, “Image reconstruction in quantitative X-ray phase-contrast imaging employing multiple measurements”, Optics Express, Volume 15, Issue 16, pages 10002-10025, July 2007

V N Ingal and E A Beliaevskaya, “X-ray plane-wave topography observation of the phase contrast from a non-crystalline object”, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, Volume 28, Number 11, Page 2314-2317

M.G. Honnicke a,#, C. Cusatis a, A. Antunes b A.M.V. Safatle c, P.S.M. Barros c, S.L. Morelhaob “Multiple imaging radiography at LNLS”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Volume 584, Issue 2-3, Pages 418-423 January 2008

Christopher Parham, MD, PhD, Zhong Zhong, PhD, Dean M. Connor, PhD, L. Dean Chapman, PhD, Etta D. Pisano, MD, “Design and Implementation of a Compact Low-Dose Diffraction Enhanced Medical Imaging System” Academic Radiology Journal, Volume 16, Issue 8, pages 911-917, August 2009

Chen Zhi-Qiang1,2, Ding Fei1,2, Huang Zhi-Feng1,2, Zhang Li1,2, Yin Hong-Xia3, Wang Zhen-Chang3 and Zhu Pei-Ping4 , “Polynomial curve fitting method for refraction-angle extraction in diffraction enhanced imaging “, Chinese Physics C, Volume 33, Number 11, page 969-974 November 2009

Kai Zhang, Peiping Zhu, Qingxi Yuan, Wanxia Huang, Xiaosong Liu, Youli Hong, Gun Gao, Xin Ge, Zhili Wang and Ziyu Wu, “Progress of diffraction enhanced imaging at the Beijing Synchrotron Radiation Facility”  Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, Volume 397, Number 6, 2067-2078, March 2010

Naoki Sunaguchi1, Tetsuya Yuasa1, Qingkai Huo1,2, Shu Ichihara3, and Masami Ando2 , “X-ray refraction-contrast computed tomography images using dark-field imaging optics”, Applied Physics Letters, Volume 97, Issue 15, page 153701, October 2010

Marcus J. Kitchen, David M. Paganin, Kentaro Uesugi, Beth J. Allison, Robert A. Lewis, Stuart B. Hooper, and Konstantin M. Pavlov, “X-ray phase, absorption and scatter retrieval using two or more phase contrast images”, Optics Express, Volume 18, Issue 9, page 19994. September 2010

T.I. Morrison, “Diffraction Enhanced Imaging: A 'Total Information:X-RayImaging Method”

Naoki Sunaguchi, Tetsuya Yuasa, Qingkai Huo, Shu Ichihara, and Masami Ando , “ X-ray refraction-contrast computed tomography images using dark-field imaging optics”, Applied Physics Letters, Volume 97, Issue 15, page 153701, October 2010


Daniel P. Fogarty, Benjamin Reinhart, Tochko Tzvetkov, Ivan Nesch, Cooper Williams, "In-Laboratory Diffraction-Enhanced X-Ray Imaging of an Equine Hoof",  Journal of Equine Veterinary Science (2011) 31 pp. 365-369
Copyright (2011) Elsevier Inc.
The article appeared in Journal of Equine Veterinary Science and may be found at 
D.Fogarty et al., J.Eq.Vet.Sci.31,365 (2011)

Dean M. Connor, Helene Benveniste, F. Avraham Dilmanian, Mary F. Kritzer, Lisa M. Miller, Zhong Zhong “Computed tomography of amyloid plaques in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease using diffraction enhanced imaging”, NeuroImage,  Volume 46, Issue 4, pages 908-914 July 2009

A Antunes1,3, M G Hönnicke2, C Cusatis2 and S L Morelhão1  “High contrast radiography of normal and cataractous canine lenses”, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics Volume 38 Number 10A,  pages A85-A88 May 2005

A. Antunes, M.G. Ho ¨nnicke, A.M.V. Safatle, C. Cusatis,P.S. Moraes Barros, S.L. Morelha, “Diffraction enhanced X-ray imaging of mammals crystalline lens” Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 238 (2005) 28–31 August 2005

Donepudi V. Raoa, Medasani Swapnaa, 1, , Roberto Cesareoa, Antonio Brunettia, Zhong Zhongb, Takao Akatsukac, Tetsuya Yuasac, Tohoru Takedad, Giovanni E. Gigantee  “Use of synchrotron-based diffraction-enhanced imaging for visualization of soft tissues in invertebrates” Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Volume 68, Issue 9, pages 1687-1693 September 2010

R A Lewis, PhD1, C J Hall, PhD1, A P Hufton, PhD2, S Evans, MSc3, R H Menk, PhD4, F Arfelli, PhD5, L Rigon, MS4, G Tromba, PhD4, D R Dance, PhD3, I O Ellis, FRCPath6, A Evans, FRCR6, E Jacobs, MSc7, S E Pinder, FRCPath6 and K D Rogers, PhD8, “X-ray refraction effects: application to the imaging of biological tissues” British Journal of Radiology (2003) 76, 301-308  2003

Hui Li1,2, Lu Zhang1, Xueyan Wang1, Tailing Wang3, Baoen Wang4, Xinyan Zhao4, and Shuqian Luo1, “Investigation of hepatic fibrosis in rats with x-ray diffraction enhanced imaging” Applied Physics Letters, Volume 94, Issue 12, March 2009

M J Kitchen, BSc(Hons)1, R A Lewis, PhD2, N Yagi, PhD3, K Uesugi, MSc3, D Paganin, PhD1, S B Hooper, PhD4, G Adams, PhD5, S Jureczek, PhD5, J Singh, PhD5, C R Christensen, PhD5, A P Hufton, PhD6, C J Hall, PhD7, K C Cheung, PhD7 and K M PAvlov, PhD1,2 , “Phase contrast X-ray imaging of mice and rabbit lungs: a comparative study” British Journal of Radiology, Volume 78, Pages 1018-1027, November 2005

Z. Zhong, “Diffraction Enhanced Imaging and Other Biomedical Applications of NSLS-II”

Lester W. Young1,*, Christopher Parham2, Zhong Zhong2, Dean Chapman3 and Martin J. T. Reaney4,† “Non-destructive diffraction enhanced imaging of seeds” Journal of Experimental Botany, Volume 58, Issue 10 pages 2513-2523. June 2007

General Medical

Carol Muehleman, Daniel Forgarty, Benjamin Reinhart, Tochko Tzvetkov, Jun Li, and Ivan Nesch, "In-Laboratory Diffraction-Enhanced X-ray Imaging for Articular Cartilage", Clinical Anatomy, (2010) 23 pp. 530–538
Copyright (2010) Wiley-Liss, Inc.
The article apeared in Clinical Anatomy and may be found at
C.Muehleman et al. Clinical Anatomy, 23(5) pp530-538 (2010)

Carol Muehleman1,2,*, Jun Li2, Zhong Zhong3, Jovan G. Brankov4, Miles N. Wernick4,5, “Multiple-image radiography for human soft tissue”, Journal of Anatomy, Volume 208, Issue 1, pages 115-124, January 2006

Zhang Xi1,2, Yuan Qing-Xi3, Yang Xin-Rong4, Li Hai-Qing5, Chen Yu3, Chen Shao-Liang1,2, Zhu Pei-Ping3 and Huang Wan-Xia3 “Medical application of diffraction enhanced imaging in mouse liver blood vessels”, Chinese Physics C, Volume 33 Number 11 pages 986-990 November 2009 doi:10.1088/1674-1137/33/11/011

Andrea Antunes, Angélica M. V. Safatle, Paulo S. M. Barros, Sérgio L. Morelhão “X-ray imaging in advanced studies of ophthalmic diseases”, Medical Physics, Volume 33, Issue 7, pages 2338-2343, July 2006

Elna Che Ismaila, W. Kaabara, D. Garritya, O. Gundogdua, O. Bunkb, F. Pfeifferb, c, M.J. Farquharsond, D.A. Bradleya , “X-ray phase contrast imaging of the bone–cartilage interface”, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Volume 68, Issues 4-5, Pages 767-771, April-May 2010.

Martin Bech1, Torben H Jensen1, Robert Feidenhans'l1, Oliver Bunk2, Christian David2 and Franz Pfeiffer2,3,4 , “Soft-tissue phase-contrast tomography with an x-ray tube source”,  Physics in Medicine and Biology Journal, Volume 54, Number 9, pages 2747-2753 (2009)

Ichiro Koyama, Jin Wu, Tohoru Takeda, Atsushi Momose, “Phase tomography using diffraction enhanced imaging”

Michael J Paulus, Shaun S Gleason, Stephen J Kennel, Patricia R Hunsicker, and Dabney K Johnson, “High Resolution X-ray Computed Tomography: An Emerging Tool for Small Animal Cancer Research”, Neoplasia Journal, Volume 2, Issue 1-2, pages 62-70, January 2000

Cancer Specific

Laura Faulconer, BS, Chris Parham,MD, PhD, DeanM. Connor, PhD, Zhong Zhong, PhD, Eunhee Kim, BS, Donglin Zeng, PhD, Chad Livasy, MD, Elodia Cole, MS, Cherie Kuzmiak, DO, Marcia Koomen, MD, Dag Pavic, MD, Etta Pisano, MD “Radiologist Evaluation of an X-ray Tube-Based Diffraction-Enhanced Imaging Prototype Using Full-Thickness Breast Specimens”, Academic Radiology Volume 16 Issue 11, pages 1329-1337, November 2009

Tan Gao1,2,3, Wang Hua-Qiao1, Chen Yu4, Yuan Qing-Xi4, Li Gang4, Zhang Xiao-Dan5, Zhu Pei-Ping4, Zhong Xiu-Feng6 and Tang Jin-Tian3 “X-ray diffraction enhanced imaging study of intraocular tumors in human beings” Chinese Physics C, Volume 34, Number 2 Pages 237–243, February 2010

S Fiedler1, A Bravin1, J Keyriläinen2,4, M Fernández2, P Suortti2, W Thomlinson1,3, M Tenhunen4, P Virkkunen4 and M-L Karjalainen-Lindsberg5 , “Imaging lobular breast carcinoma: comparison of synchrotron radiation DEI-CT technique with clinical CT, mammography and histology”, Physics in Medicine and Biology, Volume 49, Number 2, pages 175-188, January 2004

Christopher Allen Parham, “System parameters and performance specifications for the application of diffraction enhanced imaging and multiple image radiography to breast imaging” Disertation.

Etta D. Pisano, R. Eugene Johnston, Dean Chapman, Joseph Geradts, Mary V. Iacocca, Chad A. Livasy, David B. Washburn, Dale E. Sayers, Zhong Zhong, Miklos Z. Kiss, and William C. Thomlinson, “Human Breast Cancer Specimens: Diffraction-enhanced Imaging with Histologic Correlation—Improved Conspicuity of Lesion Detail Compared with Digital Radiography” Radiology Volume 214, pages 895-901, March 2000

D. Chapman, E. Pisano, W. Thomlinson, Z. Zhong, R.E. Johnston, D. Washburn, D. Sayers, K. Malinowska, “Medical Applications of Diffraction Enhanced Imaging”, Breast Disease Journal, Volume 10, Number 3-4, pages 197-207, January 1998

Laura S. Faulconer, PhD, Chris A. Parham, MD, PhD, Dean M. Connor, PhD, Cherie Kuzmiak, DO,Marcia Koomen, MD, Yeonhee Lee, MD, PhD, Kyu Ran Cho, MD, PhD, Josh Rafoth, MD, Chad A. Livasy, MD, Eunhee Kim, BS, Donglin Zeng, PhD, Elodia Cole, MS,Zhong Zhong, PhD, Etta D. Pisano, MD, “Effect of Breast Compression on Lesion Characteristic Visibility with Diffraction-Enhanced Imaging”Academic Radiology Journal, Volume 17, Number 4, pages 433-440, April 2010

Alberto Bravin, Jani Keyriläinen, Manuel Fernández, Stefan Fiedler, Christian Nemoz, Marja-Liisa Karjalainen-Lindsberg, Mikko Tenhunen, Pekka Virkkunen, Marjut Leidenius, Karl von Smitten, Petri Sipilä and Pekka Suortti “High-resolution CT by diffraction-enhanced x-ray imaging: mapping of breast tissue samples and comparison with their histo-pathology” Physics in Medicine and Biology Journal, Volume 52, Number 8, Page 2197, March 2007

T Kao, D Connor, F A Dilmanian, L Faulconer, T Liu, C Parham, E D Pisano and Z Zhong , “Characterization of diffraction-enhanced imaging contrast in breast cancer”, Physics in Medicine and Biology Journal, Volume 54, page 3247, May 2009

Faulconer LS , Parham C , Connor DJ , Koomen M , Kuzmiak C , Pavic D , Livasy CA , Kim E Zeng D6, Cole EB7, Zhong Z3, Pisano ED1,4,7, “X-Ray tube-based diffraction enhanced imaging prototype images of
full-thickness breast specimens: reader study evaluation” Medical Imaging 2009: Physics of Medical Imaging, March 2009

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