Patents by Inventor Rolando Pontalti

Rolando Pontalti has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 5995863
    Abstract: Magnetic resonance images (NMR, MRI) are subjected to quantitative analysis of the water content of individual regions of the images, preferably with treatment of relaxation effects, correction for non-uniformities, and taking account of the possible presence of fat tissue. Respective electric-permittivity values can be generated from the aforementioned water-content maps to produce electric-permittivity maps of the object observed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 1997
    Date of Patent: November 30, 1999
    Assignee: Instituto Trentino Di Cultura
    Inventors: Paolo Farace, Rolando Pontalti, Luca Cristoforetti, Marina Scarpa, Renzo Antolini