Bandala Sánchez, Manuel and Joyce, Malcolm J. (2007) Wireless inertial sensor for tumour motion tracking. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 76. 012036. ISSN 1742-6588Full text not available from this repository.
A wireless diminutive inertial sensor being developed at Lancaster is capable of measuring position and orientation about three orthogonal axes. A real-time algorithm determines the six degree-of-freedom (6DOF) sensor posture, consisting of three components of dimensional position (heave, sway, and surge) and three components of rotational orientation (pitch, yaw, and roll). The objective of this study is to design an ultra-miniaturised version of this sensor that could be potentially implanted into tumours in order to help medical physicists track the motion of tumours and target the radiation accordingly.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of Physics: Conference Series|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering|
|Deposited By:||Mrs Yaling Zhang|
|Deposited On:||07 Apr 2011 16:07|
|Last Modified:||19 Feb 2014 00:01|
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