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Micro-CT Applications for Studying Plant Root and Hydration Systems

  • 28 February, 2019
  • Sumita Chandiramani
  • Micro-CT

MicroCT Scanning of Roots in Soil Substrate ABSTRACT “Horticulture scientists studying soils and soilless substrates are working to design the root environment based on a plant’s needs and specific growing requirements.” Researchers seeking to better understand the dynamic relationship between substrates and root development are using micro-CT scanning to digitally dissect plant …

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January 2019: Micro-CT Applications for Digital Dissections of Biological Samples

Using MicroCT to Identify Micro Snail Species ABSTRACT Thorn snails are small, fragile Ellobioidea-related snails that are an important component of leaf litter decomposition in stable environments. They increase biodiversity in the decomposition process and assist releasing nutrients into the soil, thus improving the health of vegetation. Studying these tiny snails and …

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Micro-CT of a Sea Star

Micro-CT for Digital Dissections of Biological Samples Micro-CT is increasingly used by biologists to describe, compare, and identify new species. Micro-CT’s noninvasive nature means that even extinct examples can be virtually dissected without harming precious specimens. In the case of sea stars, commonly called starfish, there are more than 2,000 species living …

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Micro-CT Applications for the New Bruker SkyScan 2214

The following examples illustrate benefits of Bruker’s new SkyScan 2214 High-Resolution Multiscale Nanotomograph for a wide array of applications. The SKYSCAN 2214 is the latest nanotomograph by Bruker, a pioneer of micro-CT technology, and is the most complete and versatile system on the market. The 2214 offers a large field of view …

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Micro-CT of a Laptop Computer

New Multiscale X-ray Nano-CT Generates Unprecedented, Ultra-High Resolution Images for Larger Objects Imagine the widest range of object sizes and spatial resolutions in one single micro-CT system! The Bruker SkyScan 2214 is a new multi-scale nano-CT instrument with a large field of view for scanning larger objects at ultra-high resolution. It opens …

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Micro-CT Applications for Particle Analysis

MICRO-CT NEWS, ARTICLES, AND INFORMATION Micro-CT Applications for Particle Analysis 2D & 3D particle size analysis of micro-CT images This article demonstrates that 3D micro-CT is a powerful tool for the analysis of particle sizes and states that “3D analysis of individual particles is the most versatile method to obtain quantitative information …

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Micro-CT Applications for Analysis of Medical Devices

Micro-computed tomography for the quantification of blocked fibers in hemodialyzers Micro-CT scanning is used to quantify coagulation in fibers of hemodialyzers for an accurate assessment of the thrombogenicity of dialyzers used during hemodialysis. The protocol allowed imaging at a resolution of 25 µm, making it possible to count the open, non-coagulated fibers in …

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Micro-CT Imaging of Medical Devices Using the Bruker SkyScan 1173

Product Development: Using Micro-CT to Examine Medical Devices The manufacturing of medical devices involves long processes that face global competition. Requirements for the highest levels of quality, reliability, and safety continue to rise as new technologies are evolving. Micro-CT allows for a deep investigation of products through nondestructive testing (NDT) and is …

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Micro-CT Applications for Quality Control in Food and Pharmaceutical Packaging

  • 29 May, 2018
  • Sumita Chandiramani
  • Micro-CT

Micro Computer Tomography for medical device and pharmaceutical packaging analysis Micro-CT allows 3D, non-destructive investigation of pharmaceutical packaging, helping meet growing needs to analyze the level of quality, safety and reliability of medical devices, and contributing to quality improvement. This article looks at numerous applications of Micro CT for verification of integrity, …

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Micro-CT of Toolmarks in Bone Using the Bruker SkyScan 1173

Forensic Investigations: Using Micro-CT to Examine Toolmarks in Bone Micro-CT is proving valuable in the analysis of crimes and the presentation of evidence by helping establish the weapon class used for sharp force injuries and/or to link a specific object to a crime, making it an important emerging technology within forensic laboratories1. …

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