Welcome to the Research Group Biomedical Imaging Physics

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Julia Herzen

Email: Julia.Herzen@tum.de
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We develop novel X-ray imaging methods using highly brilliant synchrotron radiation and conventional laboratory X-ray sources. We mainly focus on quantitative multi-modal approaches combining spectral and phase-contrast imaging. Currently, we are aiming at applying these methods for improved breast cancer detection and for quantitative 3D virtual histology of human tissue.

Most recent publications:

  • Urban, Theresa; Sauter, Andreas P.; Frank, Manuela; Willer, Konstantin; Noichl, Wolfgang; Bast, Henriette; Schick, Rafael; Herzen, Julia; Koehler, Thomas; Gassert, Florian T.; Bodden, Jannis H.; Fingerle, Alexander A.; Gleich, Bernhard; Renger, Bernhard; Makowski, Marcus R.; Pfeiffer, Franz; Pfeiffer, Daniela: Dark-Field Chest Radiography Outperforms Conventional Chest Radiography for the Diagnosis and Staging of Pulmonary Emphysema. Investigative Radiology Publish Ahead of Print, 2023 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Riedel, Mirko; Taphorn, Kirsten; Gustschin, Alex; Busse, Madleen; Hammel, Joerg U.; Moosmann, Julian; Beckmann, Felix; Fischer, Florian; Thibault, Pierre; Herzen, Julia: Comparing x-ray phase-contrast imaging using a Talbot array illuminator to propagation-based imaging for non-homogeneous biomedical samples. Scientific Reports 13 (1), 2023 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Birnbacher, Lorenz; Braunagel, Margarita; Willner, Marian; Marschner, Mathias; De Marco, Fabio; Viermetz, Manuel; Auweter, Sigrid; Notohamiprodjo, Susan; Hellbach, Katharina; Notohamiprodjo, Mike; Staehler, Michael; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Reiser, Maximilian F.; Pfeiffer, Franz; Herzen, Julia: Quantitative differentiation of minimal-fat angiomyolipomas from renal cell carcinomas using grating-based x-ray phase-contrast computed tomography: An ex vivo study. PLOS ONE 18 (4), 2023, e0279323 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Mueller, Kilian Maria Arthur; Unterrainer, Andreas; Rojas‐González, Diana Marcela; De‐Juan‐Pardo, Elena; Willner, Marian Sebastian; Herzen, Julia; Mela, Petra: Introducing Controlled Microporosity in Melt Electrowriting. Advanced Materials Technologies, 2023, 2201158 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Taphorn, Kirsten; Kaster, Lennard; Sellerer, Thorsten; Hötger, Alexander; Herzen, Julia: Spectral X-ray dark-field signal characterization from dual-energy projection phase-stepping data with a Talbot-Lau interferometer. Scientific Reports 13 (1), 2023 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )