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:

  • Berthe, Daniel; Kolb, Anna; Rabi, Abdulrahman; Sellerer, Thorsten; Somerkivi, Villseveri; Feuerriegel, Georg Constantin; Sauter, Andreas Philipp; Meurer, Felix; Hämisch, York; Pantsar, Tuomas; Lohman, Henrik; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Pfeiffer, Franz: Evaluation of Spectral X-Ray Imaging for Panoramic Dental Images Based on a Simulation Framework. Journal of Imaging Informatics in Medicine, 2024 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • De Marco, Fabio; Andrejewski, Jana; Urban, Theresa; Willer, Konstantin; Gromann, Lukas; Koehler, Thomas; Maack, Hanns-Ingo; Herzen, Julia; Pfeiffer, Franz: X-ray dark-field signal reduction due to hardening of the visibility spectrum. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 2023, 1-1 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Hammel, Johannes; Birnbacher, Lorenz; Campbell, Graeme; Coulon, Philippe; Ushakov, Lev; Pfeiffer, Franz; Makowski, Marcus R.; Kirschke, Jan; Pfeiffer, Daniela: Comparison of volumetric and areal bone mineral density in CT and scout scans using spectral detector technology. European Radiology Experimental 7 (1), 2023 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Gassert, Florian T.; Urban, Theresa; Kufner, Alexander; Frank, Manuela; Feuerriegel, Georg C.; Baum, Thomas; Makowski, Marcus R.; Braun, Christian; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Schwaiger, Benedikt J.; Pfeiffer, Franz; Gersing, Alexandra S.: Dark-field X-ray imaging for the assessment of osteoporosis in human lumbar spine specimens. Frontiers in Physiology 14, 2023 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Pfeiffer, Franz; Willer, Konstantin; Viermetz, Manuel; Pfeiffer, Daniela: Dunkelfeldbildgebung und Computertomographie. Die Radiologie, 2023 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )