Patent Number: 7,711,086

Title: Systems for improving a spatial resolution of an image

Abstract: Systems for improving a spatial resolution of an image are described. One of the systems includes an X-ray source configured to generate X-rays, a transmission detector configured to detect the X-rays to output a plurality of electrical signals, and a plate configured to improve the spatial resolution upon receiving the X-rays. The plate is configured to output a fan-beam upon receiving the X-rays.

Inventors: Harding; Geoffrey (Hamburg, DE)

Assignee: Morpho Detection, Inc.

International Classification: G01N 23/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018