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Tomosynthesis Subcommittee (TSC)

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ChargeDevelop recommended QC and Acceptance tests for both radiographic and mammographic diagnostic x-ray tomosynthesis systems. Some of these tests could include: spatial resolution (MTF), slice thickness (slice sensitivity profile), image lag between projections, artifacts (e.g., zipper artifact from microcalcifications), artifact spread function, line object spread function, SDNR, contrast-detail, NPS, uniformity, collimation, and distance and angle measurements. In addition, develop methods for estimating average glandular dose and phantoms for testing image quality.
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Approved Date(s)n/a
Committee Keywords: TSC
Chair

Andrew Maidment
Subcommittee Chair


2019 Roster

(dates shown below are beginning date of position)

=complete and up-to-date, =incomplete conflict of interest statement.
VOTING AppointmentsThere are 10 voting members.

up-to-datePredrag R. Bakic, PhD

4/27/2018 - 12/31/2020 Subcommittee Vice Chair

up-to-dateHeang-Ping Chan, PhD

1/1/2017 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateLingyun (Lindsay) Chen, PhD

8/14/2013 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateEmmanuel Christodoulou, PhD

1/1/2019 - 12/31/2021 Member

up-to-dateMitchell M. Goodsitt, PhD

1/1/2017 - 12/31/2019 Member

up-to-dateRobert J. Jennings Ph.D., PhD

1/1/2019 - 12/31/2021 Member

up-to-dateAndrew D. Maidment, PhD

1/1/2018 - 12/31/2020 Subcommittee Chair

up-to-dateEhsan Samei, PhD

1/1/2019 - 12/31/2021 Member

up-to-dateIoannis Sechopoulos, PhD

4/16/2016 - 12/31/2019 Chair,  TG282 - Development of a new universal breast dosimetry method (ex officio)
8/1/2018 - 12/31/2019 Chair,  TG323 - Task Group on Development of a new breast dosimetry phantom (ex officio)

up-to-dateSara Vecchio, PhD

9/12/2013 - 12/31/2019 Member
NON-VOTING AppointmentsThere are 0 non-voting members and guests.
STAFF Appointed to CommitteeThere are 0 staff.