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Abstract #1854

Time Domain Modeling of MR Linear Balanced Duplexers Switched with Low Magnetic Moment PIN Diodes

Robert H. Caverly1, William E.Doherty2, Ronald Watkins3

1ECE, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, United States; 2Microsemi-Lowell; 3Radiology, Stanford University

The time domain simulation techniques outlined in the abstract will help MR engineers to optimize the parameters of TR switching and to help improve minimum echo time. The work will help MR engineers pick the appropriate PIN diode for their TR switching applicaiton.