Introduction to MR Physics Part 3b

Part 3b of a six part series covering the fundamentals of magnetic resonance imaging physics. In this section, Dr. Stafford expands on the concepts of gradients and echoes. Click here to view Part 3a or Part 1a.

Terms covered in Part 3:

  • Pulse sequence diagram
  • gradients
  • echoes (echo)
  • envelope function
  • Gradient Recalled Echo (gradient echo) (GRE)
  • spin echo