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:

  • Deng, Fuli; Huang, Juanjuan; Ember, Erika E.; Achterhold, Klaus; Dierolf, Martin; Jentys, Andreas; Liu, Yue; Pfeiffer, Franz; Lercher, Johannes A.: On the Mechanism of Catalytic Decarboxylation of Carboxylic Acids on Carbon-Supported Palladium Hydride. ACS Catalysis, 2021, 14625-14634 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Willer, Konstantin; Fingerle, Alexander A; Noichl, Wolfgang; De Marco, Fabio; Frank, Manuela; Urban, Theresa; Schick, Rafael; Gustschin, Alex; Gleich, Bernhard; Herzen, Julia; Koehler, Thomas; Yaroshenko, Andre; Pralow, Thomas; Zimmermann, Gregor S; Renger, Bernhard; Sauter, Andreas P; Pfeiffer, Daniela; Makowski, Marcus R; Rummeny, Ernst J; Grenier, Philippe A; Pfeiffer, Franz: X-ray dark-field chest imaging for detection and quantification of emphysema in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a diagnostic accuracy study. The Lancet Digital Health 3 (11), 2021, e733-e744 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Huang, Juanjuan; Günther, Benedikt; Achterhold, Klaus; Dierolf, Martin; Pfeiffer, Franz: Simultaneous two-color X-ray absorption spectroscopy using Laue crystals at an inverse-compton scattering X-ray facility. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 28 (6), 2021 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Pinzek, Simon; Gustschin, Alex; Neuwirth, Tobias; Backs, Alexander; Schulz, Michael; Herzen, Julia; Pfeiffer, Franz: Signal Retrieval from Non-Sinusoidal Intensity Modulations in X-ray and Neutron Interferometry Using Piecewise-Defined Polynomial Function. Journal of Imaging 7 (10), 2021, 209 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Pinzek, Simon; Beckenbach, Thomas; Viermetz, Manuel; Meyer, Pascal; Gustschin, Alex; Andrejewski, Jana; Gustschin, Nikolai; Herzen, Julia; Schulz, Joachim; Pfeiffer, Franz: Fabrication of x-ray absorption gratings via deep x-ray lithography using a conventional x-ray tube. Journal of Micro/Nanopatterning, Materials, and Metrology 20 (04), 2021 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )