Software design of a high frequency ultrasound imaging system
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Published by UMIST in Manchester .
Written in English

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StatementHorst Eyermann ; supervised by P.A. Payne.
ContributionsPayne, P. A., DIAS.
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Open LibraryOL19087834M

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