Comparison of Positron Emission Tomography and X-ray radiography for studies of physical processes in sandstone

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Comparison of Positron Emission Tomography and X-ray radiography for studies of physical processes in sandstone. / Goethals, Patrick; Volkaert, Anneke; Jacobs, Patric; Roels, Staf; Carmeliet, Jan; Van Hecke, Karen (Peer reviewer).

In: Engineering Geology, Vol. 103, No. 3-4, 02.2009, p. 134-138.

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Goethals, Patrick ; Volkaert, Anneke ; Jacobs, Patric ; Roels, Staf ; Carmeliet, Jan ; Van Hecke, Karen. / Comparison of Positron Emission Tomography and X-ray radiography for studies of physical processes in sandstone. In: Engineering Geology. 2009 ; Vol. 103, No. 3-4. pp. 134-138.

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abstract = "The migration of moisture in cores of porous homogeneous sandstone of Ledian age (Belgian Eocene, Tertiary) is monitored with PET (Positron Emission Tomography) and micro-focus X-ray radiography. In the case of PET, a nuclear medical imaging technique, 55Co-EDTA (Ethylenediamine Tetraacetic acid) and R-18F were used as water-soluble tracers. The X-ray projection method has evolved from the better-known medical technique and allows a fast and accurate determination of the two-dimensional transient moisture content profiles. Results indicate that both techniques can deliver important information concerning physical processes in situ.",
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