Essays about: "Tobias Tovedal"

Found 1 essay containing the words Tobias Tovedal.

  1. 1. Tactile resonance method for measuring stiffness in soft tissue - evaluation of piezoelectric elements and impression depth using a silicone model

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Tobias Tovedal; [2017]
    Keywords : Tissue stiffness; Resonance sensor; Prostate cancer; Piezoelectric; Tactile sensor;

    Abstract : An instrument is being developed at the Department of Biomedical Engineering; Research and Development (MT-FoU), at the University Hospital of Umeå with the aim to detect prostate cancer ex vivo. Using a combination of tactile resonance technology and Raman spectroscopy the instrument is intended to be used in the operating room during radical prostatectomy to identify positive surgical margins. READ MORE