Development and application of a UWB radar system for breast imaging

IJ Craddock, M Klemm, JA Leendertz, DR Gibbins, AW Preece, R Benjamin

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This contribution describes recent progress towards a functioning UWB radar system for imaging the human breast. The antenna and array design are described and a typical phantom result is presented herein. The project is currently conducting clinical trials and images from these trials will be presented at the conference, along with many more phantom images.
Translated title of the contributionDevelopment and application of a UWB radar system for breast imaging
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLoughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference, 2008 (LAPC 2008), Loughborough, UK
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages24 - 27
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9781424418930
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2008
EventLoughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference - Loughborough, United Kingdom
Duration: 1 Mar 2008 → …


ConferenceLoughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
Period1/03/08 → …

Bibliographical note

Rose publication type: Conference contribution

Sponsorship: The authors would like to acknowledge the support of the Charitable Trustees of the United Bristol Hospitals and of Micrima Ltd. (

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  • breast cancer
  • UWB radar
  • imaging


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