Equipment - Research Dedicated Siemens 3T Scanner

Research Trio 3T
  • Availability:
    • Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • After-hours and weekend time is available as requested with advance notice, preferably two weeks.
  • Current scanner rate: $600/hour, scheduled in half-hour increments.

  • Specialized Sequences:
    • Total Imaging Matrix (TIM) Receiver Technology
    • Gradient Coils Strength of 45 mT/ m and a Maximum Slew Rate of 200 T/m/s
    • Advanced 3D (3D DESS, 3D CISS)
    • Advanced Turbo (True FISP, HASTE, Hyperecho HASTE)
    • Advanced Angiographic Imaging (Contrast Enhanced Protocols, Phase Contrast, 3D VIBE)
    • CARE Bolus Imaging
    • Echo Planar Imaging
    • Neuro Perfusion
    • Bold Imaging and Advanced Functional (3D PACE)
    • Single Voxel Spectroscopy
    • Chemical Shift Imaging (Spin-echo, STEAM)
    • EPSI
    • PEPSI
    • Arterial Spin Labeling
    • Advanced Cardiac Imaging Package
    • High Angular Diffusion Tensor Imaging
    • T1rho (T)
  • Coils:
    • 12-Channel Head Array
    • 8-Channel Body Array
    • 12-Channel Spine Array
    • Wrist Coil
    • Extremity Coil
    • CP Head
    • 1-Inch Small Loop Coil
    • Endorectal Coil
    • Dual Tuned Rapid MRI proton/phosphorus Coil
  • Functional (fMRI) Equipment:
    • Avotec Silent Scan
    • Avotec RE-5701 Real Eye Tracker
    • 3500 Lumen DLP Projector - Panasonic D3500U
    • DA-LITE Rear-Projection Screen
    • Stimulus Computer with Eprime, Presentation, Matlab & CD/DVD capabilities
    • Serial Response Box
    • Fiber Optic Manipulandum - Left and Right Hand
    • Optical to TTL Converter
  • Other Equipment:
    • JD-Medical Small Animal Anesthesia Machine (VT-110-MRI)
    • Metrasens FerroGuard Metal Detector
    • BIOPAC Physiological Monitoring System - Including Photoplethysmograph (PPG), Respiratory, Galvanic Skin Response (GSR), Pulse oximeter, air flow and expired gas analysis.
    • MediGoggles interchangeable prescriptive glasses (range from -6 to +6 diopter in 0.5 diopter increments)
    • FOMRI II Dual Channel MRI Microphone System