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Improvement in Reconstruction Time Using Multi-Core Processor on Computed Tomography
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Improvement in Reconstruction Time Using Multi-Core Processor on Computed Tomography
Chon, Kwon Su;
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The reconstruction on the computed tomography requires much time for calculation. The calculation time rapidly increases with enlarging matrix size for improving image quality. Multi-core processor, multi-core CPU, has widely used nowadays and has provided the reduction of the calculation time through multi-threads. In this study, the calculation time of the reconstruction process would improved using multi-threads based on the multi-core processor. The Pthread and the OpenMP used for multi-threads were used in convolution and back projection steps that required much time in the reconstruction. The Pthread and the OpenMP showed similar results in the speedup and the efficiency.
Computed Tomography;Reconstruction;Mult-thread;Pthread;OpenMP;
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