Mechanically Powered Motion Imaging Phantoms: Proof of Concept

Gomez A., schmitz C., henningson m., Housden J., Noh Y., Zimmer V. A. , ...More

2019 41st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), Berlin, Germany, 23 - 27 July 2019, vol.2019, pp.2723-2726 identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1109/embc.2019.8856577
  • City: Berlin, Germany
  • Page Numbers: pp.2723-2726


Motion imaging phantoms are expensive, bulky and difficult to transport and set-up. The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate a simple approach to the design of multi-modality motion imaging phantoms that use mechanically stored energy to produce motion.