magnetic source imaging


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magnetic source imaging

[mag‚ned·ik ′sȯrs ‚im·ij·iŋ]
(engineering)
A method of mapping electric currents within an object, particularly currents associated with biological activity, by using an array of SQUID magnetometers to detect the resulting magnetic fields surrounding the object. Abbreviated MSI.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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