From the Back Cover
The Fourier Transform in Biomedical Engineering surveys and introduces the Fourier Transform as a useful and practical technique in the biomedical sciences. The material covered in this primer will educate the reader in the fundamentals of Fourier theory through the use of practical demonstrations and examples. This new text is intended to interest scientists in biomedicine, medical imaging, and related fields. The careful explanations and many examples provide the essential material for those who require an understanding of the significance of temporal and spatial spectral analysis. This book will also serve as a useful resource to medical technologists and physicians for whom a grasp of Fourier principles would aid in their understanding of instruments such as CT and MR scanners.
About the Author
This book is a guide to leadership, supervision, management, productivity, training and communication for today s leaders. Xtreme Leadership asks the reader to define leadership as it applies to them, their employees and their customers. It also, asks them to reflect on good principles by the leader. More importantly this book is geared to leadership practices centered around employees being the most valuable asset to a company and to be valuable they must be properly trained to be professionals in their area of expertise. It concludes with a different interpretation of the old adage of "Win-Win" as it applies to the new generation of employees and customers.
Jason H. T. Bates is currently a Professor of Medicine and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics in the University of Vermont College of Medicine, and a Member of the Pulmonary Division at Fletcher Allen Health Care. He is also a member of the American Physiological Society, the American Thoracic Society, the Biomedical Engineering Society, and an elected senior member of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Dr Bates has published more than 190 peer-reviewed journal papers in addition to numerous book chapters, conference abstracts, and other articles. In 1994 he was awarded the Doctor of Science degree by Canterbury University, and in 2002 he was elected a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering.
Donada Peter is an award-winning audiobook narrator with more than five hundred titles to her credit. A professional actress, she has appeared in films, on television, and in the theatre. British by birth, she now lives in California.