sensitive volume


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sensitive volume

Etymology: L, sentire + volumen, paper roll
the part of an object from which a magnetic resonance signal is preferentially acquired because of strong magnetic field inhomogeneity elsewhere. This preferential acquisition can be enhanced by the use of a shaped radiofrequency field that is strongest in the sensitive volume.
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Depth profiles of TPCs were obtained at 10-[micro]m step sizes and a 10-[micro]m sensitive volume resolution, which typically required between 1.
a) The sensitive volume is positioned into a pure solution of MS (in a glass vial).
This result indirectly confirmed the x-y location of the sensitive volume which insured that contaminated coatings were appropriately positioned on the probe head for depth profiling and validated the quantitation method.
3] (the lateral dimensions of the sensitive volume x by the thickness of the filter paper).
According to Etheridge, the OASIS Zenith RF coils are the culmination of 20 years of vertical field MRI experience, incorporating highly sensitive volume solenoid coil detection and driving up to eight RF channels for large FOV uniformity.
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Pricing analytics such as Bollinger Bands and moving averages are simultaneously displayed with context sensitive volume and pricing information.
In the final analysis, Ellsberg withheld release of four sensitive volumes, partially minimizing the damage.
The earnings decline can be attributed to the impact of weather on heat sensitive volumes.