IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Optimizability of loglikelihoods for the estimation of detector efficiencies and singles rates in PET

2008 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging conference (2008 NSS/MIC)

Author(s): Matthew W. Jacobson ; Kris Thielemans
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2008
Conference Location: Dresden, Germany, Germany
Conference Date: 19 October 2008
Page(s): 4,580 - 4,586
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-2715-4
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-2714-7
ISSN (Paper): 1095-7863
DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2008.4774352
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In various prior work, Poisson models have been proposed for normalization scan and delayed coincidence measurements in PET systems. In these models, the mean measured counts are given by... View More

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