STIR

(redirected from Stires)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms, Wikipedia.

STIR

(stĕr),

short TI inversion recovery

An MRI term for a specialised application of the inversion recovery pulse sequence which sets the inversion time (TI) of the sequence at 0.69 times the T1 of fat, thereby suppressing the fat in the image.
References in periodicals archive ?
Prior to the new position, Stires was employed as operations manager at the company's Bettendorf facility from the period 2013 to 2016.
She married John Stires on April 16, 1932, in Kansas.
The 15 [degrees]C and 22 [degrees]C temperatures were selected to represent the range under which spawning normally occurs in the Damariscotta River estuary (Yund and Stires, 2002).
Sperm limitation has been demonstrated under experimental conditions in the field (Yund and McCartney, 1994; Yund, 1995), and populations are characterized by substantial spatial and temporal variation in population density (Yund and Stires, 2002).
Stires worked as a medic aboard a tank landing ship in the Pacific during World War II.
2, 1957, in the Philippines to Duane and Jackie Stires Seiders.
The Zonta Club of Eugene has installed the following officers and board members: Liz Humphrey, president; Wendy Stires, president-elect; Edrie Bizak, vice president; Sherry Schaefers, recording secretary; Pam Henderson, corresponding secretary; Pat Frishkoff, treasurer; and directors Amy Bresler, Carolyn Buel, Julie Grossman and Mary Merriman-Smith.
Crowl-Stires - Wendi Crowl and Jessie Stires, of Albany, a daughter.
Byline: GUEST VIEWPOINT By Wendy Stires and John Valley For The Register-Guard
MINNESOTA (55) - Gortman 2-7 0-0 6, Pride 1-5 0-0 2, Williams 1-4 3-4 5, Smith 3-10 4-4 12, Harrower 0-0 0-0 0, Moore 5-10 2-2 16, Burse 2-3 1-1 5, Schweitzer 4-8 0-0 9, Van Gorp 0-1 0-0 0, Stires 0-0 0-0 0.