Neural Computing Systems (Irvine, CA) is developing a scattering-based computer-aided tomography
approach to target modeling and discrimination using high-range resolution and synthetic-aperture-radar data; Northrop Grumman Information Technology (Herndon, VA) is providing information-technology systems, while Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems (Baltimore, MD) is providing a JSF-surrogate radar.
Another technique being developed by Philips researchers, called sensor fusion, is a process for combining different medical imaging modalities, such as x-ray computer-aided tomography
(CAT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
A lifelong inventor, his creations include the fetal monitor, the high-speed analog-to-digital converter, the instant imaging computer-aided tomography
scanner, Doppler radar, and an advanced bomb-detection device.
Mandated to screen all checked baggage using explosive detection systems at airports by December 31, 2003, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) deployed two types of screening equipment: explosives detection systems (EDS), which use computer-aided tomography
X-rays to recognize the characteristics of explosives, and explosives trace detection (ETD) systems, which use chemical analysis to detect traces of explosive material vapors or residues.
For day-to-day measurements, they use a full-size plastic cast of the skull, but to capture the complete geometry accurately, the original fossil was subjected to a computer-aided tomography
, or CT, scan at a local hospital.