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:

  • Ferstl, Simone; Schwaha, Thomas; Ruthensteiner, Bernhard; Hehn, Lorenz; Allner, Sebastian; Müller, Mark; Dierolf, Martin; Achterhold, Klaus; Pfeiffer, Franz: Nanoscopic X-ray tomography for correlative microscopy of a small meiofaunal sea-cucumber. Scientific Reports 10 (1), 2020 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Marschke, Sandra; Wunderlich, Linus; Ring, Wolfgang; Achterhold, Klaus; Pfeiffer, Franz: An approach to construct a three-dimensional isogeometric model from μ-CT scan data with an application to the bridge of a violin. Computer Aided Geometric Design 78, 2020, 101815 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Neuwirth, Tobias; Backs, Alexander; Gustschin, Alex; Vogt, Simon; Pfeiffer, Franz; Böni, Peter; Schulz, Michael: A high visibility Talbot-Lau neutron grating interferometer to investigate stress-induced magnetic degradation in electrical steel. Scientific Reports 10 (1), 2020 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Mechlem, Korbinian; Sellerer, Thorsten; Viermetz, Manuel; Herzen, Julia; Pfeiffer, Franz: A theoretical framework for comparing noise characteristics of spectral, differential phase-contrast and spectral differential phase-contrast X-ray imaging. Physics in Medicine & Biology, 2020 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )
  • Kimm, Melanie A; Willner, Marian; Drecoll, Enken; Herzen, Julia; Noël, Peter B; Rummeny, Ernst J; Pfeiffer, Franz; Fingerle, Alexander A: Grating-based phase-contrast CT (PCCT): histopathological correlation of human liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma specimen. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 2020, jclinpath-2019-206380 mehr… BibTeX Volltext ( DOI )