US 11,656,311 B2
Method and device for controlling a magnetic resonance imaging system
Patrick Liebig, Erlangen (DE); Rene Gumbrecht, Herzogenaurach (DE); Jürgen Herrler, Erlangen (DE); and Armin Nagel, Bubenreuth (DE)
Assigned to Siemens Healthcare GmbH, Erlangen (DE)
Filed by Siemens Healthcare GmbH, Erlangen (DE)
Filed on Apr. 23, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/238,659.
Claims priority of application No. 20171345 (EP), filed on Apr. 24, 2020.
Prior Publication US 2021/0333345 A1, Oct. 28, 2021
Int. Cl. G01R 33/54 (2006.01); G01R 33/48 (2006.01); G01R 33/56 (2006.01)
CPC G01R 33/543 (2013.01) [G01R 33/4818 (2013.01); G01R 33/5608 (2013.01)] 23 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A pulse-design unit for creating pulse data for controlling a magnetic resonance imaging system, the pulse-design unit comprising:
a data interface configured to receive an examination scheme;
a calculation module configured to generate pulse data based on the examination scheme; and
a dictionary comprising the generated pulse data in a data grid,
wherein the pulse-design unit includes the data grid, or the data grid and parameter values created from map pairs of a plurality of patients, and
wherein the pulse-design unit is configured to select, calculate, or select and calculate pulse data using the data grid, or the data grid and the parameter values, and the examination scheme.