IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Angular Response Function parameterization for collimator/detector in SPECT simulations within the GATE toolkit

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

Author(s): P. Descourt ; Y. Du ; X. Song ; E.C. Frey ; B.M.W. Tsui ; D. Visvikis
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): 4,969 - 4,971
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-2715-4
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-2714-7
ISSN (Paper): 1095-7863
DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2008.4774355
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In SPECT Monte Carlo simulations, the tracking process of photons inside the collimator is a very tedious and computationally demanding task. For example in the case of a low energy parallel-hole... View More

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