Institute of Microstructure Technology (IMT)

NMR micro probe hardware conception and construction

  • Type: Practical course, Block
  • Chair: Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Semester: SS 2021
  • Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Jan Gerrit Korvink
    Dr. Mazin Jouda
  • SWS: 2
  • Lv-No.: 2142551
  • Information:

    Blended (On-Site/Online)

    For registration, please send an email to mazin.jouda@kit.edu

Lecture language: English

Content

In order to prepare attendees, the following chapters will be offered, spread over the week as lecture units, and accompanying the practical work:

  • Theory of magnetic resonance imaging
  • The MRI probe and the principle of reciprocity
  • RF resonators
  • Coaxial cables and cable traps
  • Tuning and matching the MRI probe
  • Effects of material susceptibility
  • The mechanical support of the MRI probe
  • Introduction to ParaVision, the MRI imaging software.