SPIE '95  Inverse Problems
Experimental and Numerical Methods for Solving IllPosed Inverse
Problems:
Medical and Nonmedical Applications
Part of SPIE's 1995 International Symposium
July 914, 1995
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA

Conference Chairs
 Randall L. Barbour, SUNY/Brooklyn
Mark J. Carvlin, BristolMyers Squibb Co.
Michael A. Fiddy, Univ. of Massachusetts/Lowell

Program Committee

David Isaacson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Norman J. McCormick, Univ. of Washington
Michael V. Klibanov, Univ. of North Carolina/Charlotte
Christopher R. Johnson, Univ. of Utah
Robert V. McGahan, Rome Lab
Technical Conference 2570
MondayTuesday 1011 July 1995
SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2570

Monday 10 July
SESSION 1 .... Mon. 8:00 to 9:40 am
Imaging Modalities I
Chair: Randall L. Barbour, SUNY Health Science Ctr./Brooklyn


Inverse solutions for electric field imaging of the brain, D. Weinstein, C. R.
Johnson, Univ. of Utah .... [257001]

Unified fully 3D SPECT reconstruction algorithm based on analytical
expressions for the photon detection kernel, F. J. Beekman, C. Kamphuis, M.
A. Viergever, Utrecht Univ. Hospital (The Netherlands) .... [257002]

Detection of leukemia using electromagnetic waves (Invited Paper), D.
Colton, Univ. of Delaware .... [257003]

Imaging of strongly scattering objects using a nonlinear filtering technique, J.
B. Morris, Rome Lab.; D. A. Pommet, M. A. Fiddy, Univ. of
Massachusetts/Lowell; R. V. McGahan, Rome Lab. .... [257004]

Imaging from back scattered data from strongly scattering targets, D. A.
Pommet, M. A. Fiddy, Univ. of Massachusetts/Lowell; U. H. Lammers, R. A.
Marr, R. V. McGahan, Rome Lab. .... [257005]

SESSION 2 .... Mon. 9:40 am to Noon
Imaging Modalities II
Chair: Michael A. Fiddy, Univ. of Massachusetts/Lowell


Explicit inverse radiative transfer algorithm for estimating the spatial
distributions of embedded sources from external radiance measurements, L.
J. Holl, N. J. McCormick, Univ. of Washington .... [257006]

MRassisted optical tomography, S. S. Barbour, Bioimaging Sciences Corp.;
R. L. Barbour, J. Chang, P. C. Koo, SUNY Health Science Ctr./Brooklyn ....
[257007]

Electric images of thinking in the human brain: avoiding an illconditioned
problem (Invited Paper), A. Gevins, EEG Systems Lab. .... [257008]

Fluorescence optical tomography, R. L. Barbour, H. L. Graber, SUNY Health
Science Ctr./Brooklyn; R. Aronson, Bioimaging Sciences Corp.; J. Chang,
SUNY Health Science Ctr./Brooklyn .... [257009]

Inverse methods for the retrieval of ionospheric model parameters, D. W.
Schulze, Univ. of Arizona .... [257010]

Lunch Break

SESSION 3 .... Mon. 1:30 to 3:20 pm
Methods for Solving IllPosed Problems I
Chair: David Isaacson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Geometry and illposed inverse problems (Invited Paper), P. C. Sabatier, Univ.
de Montpellier II (France) .... [257011]

Convergent algorithms in diffusion tomography, M. V. Klibanov, Univ. of
North Carolina/Charlotte .... [257012]

Image reconstruction of targets in strongly scattering media using born
iterative method, Y. Yao, Y. Wang, W. Zhu, Polytechnic Univ.; J. Chang, H.
L. Graber, R. L. Barbour, SUNY Health Science Ctr./Brooklyn .... [257013]

Estimation of smooth integral functions in emission tomography, A. Kuruc,
Lawrence Berkeley Lab. .... [257014]

Tradeoff between measurement residual and reconstruction error in inverse
problems with prior information, P. Hughett, Lawrence Berkeley Lab. ....
[257015]

SESSION 4 .... Mon. 3:50 to 5:50 pm
Methods for Solving IllPosed Problems II
Chair: N. J. McCormick, Univ. of Washington


Problems in electrical impedance imaging, D. Isaacson, Rensselaer
Polytechnic Institute .... [257016]

General solution to an inverse problem for the diffusion approximation of the
radiative transfer equation, V. S. Ladyzhets, Florida International Univ. ....
[257017]

Regularization technique for restoration of xray fluoroscopic images, R. A.
Close, J. S. Whiting, CedarsSinai Medical Ctr. .... [257018]

Numerical study of nonlinear inverse problems for active suppression for
harmonic acoustic fields: antiphase noise reduction, G. V. Alekseev, E. N.
Martinenko, E. G. Komarov, Institute of Applied Mathematics (Russia) ....
[257019]

Regularization of inverse problems of microwave tomography in medicine, V.
P. Yakubov, Y. K. Tarabrin, M. L. Masharuev, Tomsk State Univ. (Russia) ....
[257020]

Deconvolution of SPECT images using morphological information, M.
Gambaro, Univ. of Genoa (Italy); A. Schenone, National Institute for Cancer
Research (Italy); M. Bertero, P. Boccacci, Univ. of Genoa (Italy) ....
[257021]

Tuesday 11 July
SESSION 5 .... Tues. 8:00 to 10:00 am
Efficient Numerical Methods I
Chair: Christopher R. Johnson, Univ. of Utah


Singular value decomposition: a diagnostic tool for illposed inverse problems
in optical computed tomography, T. A. Lanen, Delft Univ. of Technology
(The Netherlands) .... [257023]

Multigrid regularized least squares reconstruction based on wavelet transform
in optical tomography, W. Zhu, Y. Wang, Polytechnic Univ.; J. Chang, R. L.
Barbour, SUNY Health Science Ctr./Brooklyn .... [257024]

Automated emission tomography complex for plasma physics diagnostics, L.
I. Poplevina, I. M. Tokmulin, B. Balatz, Russian Tomography Corp. (Russia)
.... [257025]

Numerical method of image reconstruction from the frequencymodulated
signal in diffusion tomography, S. Gutman, Univ. of Oklahoma; M. V.
Klibanov, Univ. of North Carolina/Charlotte .... [257026]

Real inversion of a Laplace transform function, L. D'Amore, A. Murli, Univ. di
Napoli/Federico II (Italy) .... [257027]

Imaging of multiple targets in dense scattering media, H. L. Graber, J.
Chang, R. L. Barbour, SUNY/Brooklyn .... [257028]

SESSION 6 .... Tues. 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Efficient Numerical Methods II
Chair: Robert V. McGahan, Air Force Rome Lab.


Computer architecture for contextdriven image processing, V. K. Bykosky,
Univ. of Massachusetts/Lowell .... [257030]

Regularized cubic Bspline approximation for processing laser anemometry
data, R. P. Bennell, Cranfield Univ. (UK) .... [257031]

Efficient forward calculation of photon migration in human tissue using a
multigrid method, Y. Yao, Y. Wang, W. Zhu, Polytechnic Univ.; H. L. Graber,
J. Chang, R. L. Barbour, SUNY Health Science Ctr./Brooklyn .... [257032]

Deconvolution of multiple images, M. Piana, M. Bertero, Univ. of Genoa
(Italy) .... [257033]

Phase retrieval for imaging symmetric particles, R. P. Millane, W. J. Stroud,
Purdue Univ. .... [257034]

Multiresolution maximum entropy deconvolution of astronomical images, E.
Pantin, J. Starck, CEA/DSM/DAPNIA (France) .... [257035]

Lunch/Exhibit Break

Poster Session .... 12:30 to 1:30 pm


*Reguladrization of inverse problem by singular value filtration, V. N.
Kurashov, A. G. Chumakov, A. V. Kovalenko, Kiev Univ. (Ukraine) ....
[257036]

*Methods of the calculation of laser radiation intensity within melanoma in
upper layers of human skin, I. V. Meglinsky, P. Y. Starukhin, S. R. Utz, M.D.,
Saratov State Univ. (Russia) .... [257037]

*Stable solution of photoncount statistics inverse problem by means of
iterated operator eigenfunctions, V. N. Kurashov, A. V. Kurashov, A. G.
Chumakhov, Kiev Univ. (Ukraine) .... [257038]

*Imaging of a stratified tissue using a hybrid method of optimization
approach and Green function technique, J. Ying, W. Sun, Zhejiang Univ.
(China) .... [257039]

*Adaptive robust iterative algorithm of image reconstruction, V. P. Melnik,
A. A. Zelensky, V. V. Lukin, Kharkov Aviation Institute (Ukraine) ....
[257040]

*Regularized projectional algorithm for processing experimental data, N.
Shcherbakova, Moscow Energy Institute (Russia) .... [257041]

*Diffraction and inverse diffraction for distorted lattices, W. J. Stroud, R. P.
Millane, Purdue Univ. .... [257042]

*Aspects of image reconstruction from nonuniform samples, R. P. Millane,
Purdue Univ. .... [257043]

SESSION 7 .... Tues. 2:00 to 3:20 pm
To be announced
Chair: Mark J. Carvlin, BristolMyers Squibb Co.


Semidiscrete positron emission tomography, J. M. Anderson, B. A. Mair, M.
Rao, Univ. of Florida .... [257044]

Numerical fovea: efficient solution to discrete inverse problems, G. F.
Dacquino, R. A. Fiorini, B. Cattaneo, A. Fabiani, Politecnico di Milano (Italy)
.... [257045]

Formulas for xray tomography, D. S. Anikonov, Institute of Applied
Mathematics (Russia) .... [257029]

Regularized method for inverse problem of diffusion tomography, G. N.
Erokhin, Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia); M. V. Klibanov, Univ. of
North Carolina/Charlotte; L. N. Pestov, Russian Academy of Sciences
(Russia) .... [257022]
*PostersTuesday These papers will be displayed Tuesday in the
Exhibit Hall. Authors will be present during lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 pm.
Contributed By: Chris Johnson (crj@.cs.utah.edu)
Edited by: Keith Woodbury, July '95