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Vol 15, Supp. C (2012)
Published online: 2013-02-19
Submitted: 2013-02-25
Accepted: 2013-02-25
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Strip- PET: a novel detector concept for the TOF-PET scanner

Paweł Moskal, Tomasz Bednarski, Piotr Białas, Marta Ciszewska, Eryk Czerwiński, Andrzej Heczko, Marcin Kajetanowicz, Łukasz Kapłon, Andrzej Kochanowski, Gabriela Konopka-Cupiał, Grzegorz Korcyl, Wojciech Krzemień, Konrad Łojek, Jerzy Majewski, Wojciech Migdał, Marcin Molenda, Szymon Niedźwiecki, Marek Pałka, Zbigniew Rudy, Piotr Salabura, Michał Silarski, Artur Słomski, Jerzy Smyrski, Jarosław Zdebik, Marcin Zieliński

open access

Vol 15, Supp. C (2012)
Published online: 2013-02-19
Submitted: 2013-02-25
Accepted: 2013-02-25

Abstract

We briefly present a design of a new PET scanner based on
strips of polymer scintillators arranged in a barrel constituting
a large acceptance detector. The solution proposed is based on
the superior timing properties of the polymer scintillators. The
position and time of the reaction of the gamma quanta in the
detector material will be determined based on the time of arrival
of light signals to the edges of the scintillator strips.

Abstract

We briefly present a design of a new PET scanner based on
strips of polymer scintillators arranged in a barrel constituting
a large acceptance detector. The solution proposed is based on
the superior timing properties of the polymer scintillators. The
position and time of the reaction of the gamma quanta in the
detector material will be determined based on the time of arrival
of light signals to the edges of the scintillator strips.
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Keywords

positron emission tomography, polymer scintillators, time of flight

About this article
Title

Strip- PET: a novel detector concept for the TOF-PET scanner

Journal

Nuclear Medicine Review

Issue

Vol 15, Supp. C (2012)

Pages

68-69

Published online

2013-02-19

Keywords

positron emission tomography
polymer scintillators
time of flight

Authors

Paweł Moskal
Tomasz Bednarski
Piotr Białas
Marta Ciszewska
Eryk Czerwiński
Andrzej Heczko
Marcin Kajetanowicz
Łukasz Kapłon
Andrzej Kochanowski
Gabriela Konopka-Cupiał
Grzegorz Korcyl
Wojciech Krzemień
Konrad Łojek
Jerzy Majewski
Wojciech Migdał
Marcin Molenda
Szymon Niedźwiecki
Marek Pałka
Zbigniew Rudy
Piotr Salabura
Michał Silarski
Artur Słomski
Jerzy Smyrski
Jarosław Zdebik
Marcin Zieliński

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