Antonio Javier Gonzalez1, Luis Fernando San Sebastian1, Sebastian Stanculovic2, Reineiry Emilio Garcia3, Ralph Wissmann2, Sven Junge2, and Jose Maria Benlloch1
1Institute for Instrumentation in Molecular Imaging, i3M, Valencia, Spain, 2Preclinical Imaging, Bruker BioSpin, Ettlingen, Germany, 3Institute of Design and Manufacture, Valencia, Spain
A novel approach for radio-frequency shielding using hybrid carbon fiber materials and slotted copper layers. A proof of concept has been built and tested in high frecuency MR scanners. The purpose is to use it to shield the MR RF field on PET electronics, allowing simultaneous PET-MR acquisitions.