Welcome to the Chair of Biomedical Physics

Our mission

  • Research aiming at the development and translation of modern X-ray physics concepts to biomedical sciences and clinical applications
  • Education for Bachelor, Master, Diploma, and PhD students interested in biomedical imaging and X-ray physics
  • Technology transfer of our scientific results, skills, and knowledge to foster the development of new products, applications, or clinical procedures

Most recent publications:

  • Gustschin, Nikolai; Gustschin, Alex; Meyer, Pascal; Viermetz, Manuel; Riederer, Philipp; Herzen, Julia; Mohr, Jürgen; Pfeiffer, Franz: Quality and parameter control of X-ray absorption gratings by angular X-ray transmission. Optics Express 27 (11), 2019, 15943 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Gross, Vladimir; Müller, Mark; Hehn, Lorenz; Ferstl, Simone; Allner, Sebastian; Dierolf, Martin; Achterhold, Klaus; Mayer, Georg; Pfeiffer, Franz: X-ray imaging of a water bear offers a new look at tardigrade internal anatomy. Zoological Letters 5 (1), 2019, 14 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Pasa, F.; Golkov, V.; Pfeiffer, F.; Cremers, D.; Pfeiffer, D.: Efficient Deep Network Architectures for Fast Chest X-Ray Tuberculosis Screening and Visualization. Scientific Reports 9 (1), 2019 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Sauter, Andreas P.; Hammel, Johannes; Ehn, Sebastian; Achterhold, Klaus; Kopp, Felix K.; Kimm, Melanie A.; Mei, Kai; Laugerette, Alexis; Pfeiffer, Franz; Rummeny, Ernst J.; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Noël, Peter B.: Perfusion-ventilation CT via three-material differentiation in dual-layer CT: a feasibility study. Scientific Reports 9 (1), 2019 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Gomes, Amanda L. S.; Becker-Kerber, Bruno; Osés, Gabriel L.; Prado, Gustavo; Becker Kerber, Pedro; de Barros, Gabriel E. B.; Galante, Douglas; Rangel, Elidiane; Bidola, Pidassa; Herzen, Julia; Pfeiffer, Franz; Rizzutto, Márcia A.; Pacheco, Mírian L. A. F.: Paleometry as a key tool to deal with paleobiological and astrobiological issues: some contributions and reflections on the Brazilian fossil record. International Journal of Astrobiology, 2019, 1-15 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )