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:

  • Birnbacher, Lorenz; Braig, Eva-Maria; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Pfeiffer, Franz; Herzen, Julia: Quantitative X-ray phase contrast computed tomography with grating interferometry. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, 2021 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • von Seckendorff, Jennie; Achterhold, Klaus; Pfeiffer, Franz; Fischer, Richard; Hinrichsen, Olaf: Experimental and numerical analysis of void structure in random packed beds of spheres. Powder Technology 380, 2021, 613-628 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Andrejewski, Jana; De Marco, Fabio; Willer, Konstantin; Noichl, Wolfgang; Gustschin, Alex; Koehler, Thomas; Meyer, Pascal; Kriner, Fabian; Fischer, Florian; Braun, Christian; Fingerle, Alexander A.; Herzen, Julia; Pfeiffer, Franz; Pfeiffer, Daniela: Whole-body x-ray dark-field radiography of a human cadaver. European Radiology Experimental 5 (1), 2021 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Taphorn, Kirsten; Mechlem, Korbinian; Sellerer, Thorsten; De Marco, Fabio; Viermetz, Manuel; Pfeiffer, Franz; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Herzen, Julia: Direct differentiation of pathological changes in the human lung parenchyma with grating-based spectral X-ray dark-field radiography. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 2021, 1-1 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Taphorn, Kirsten; Mechlem, Korbinian; Sellerer, Thorsten; De Marco, Fabio; Viermetz, Manuel; Pfeiffer, Franz; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Herzen, Julia: Direct differentiation of pathological changes in the human lung parenchyma with grating-based spectral X-ray dark-field radiography. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 2021, 1-1 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )