Surgical Planning Laboratory - Brigham & Women's Hospital - Boston, Massachusetts USA - a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School

Surgical Planning Laboratory

Tamara Williams (February-November 2000)

Tamara will develop a technique to register US with Computed Tomography using edge detection techniques. The interest in ultrasound imagery stems from the fact that it is non-ionizing, sub-surface capable, portable, and inexpensive. However, the overwhelming amount of speckle noise in ultrasound images and unintuitive content makes the improvement of the image quality essential before widespread usage in image-guided applications becomes evident.

E-mail: williams at

Retrieved from "/pages/People/williams"