Bayesian Consideration of the Tomography Problem

W. von der Linden, K. Ertl, V. Dose

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Abstract

Soft X-ray tomography has become a standard diagnostic equipment to investigate plasma profiles. Due to limitations in viewing-access and detector numbers the reconstruction of the two-dimensional emissivity profile constitutes a highly underdetermined inversion problem. We discuss the principle features of the tomography problem from the Bayesian point of view in various stages of sophistication. The approach is applied to real-world data obtained from the Wendelstein 7AS stellerator.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMaximum Entropy and Bayesian Methods
EditorsJohn Skilling, Sibusiso Sibisi
PublisherSpringer Netherlands
Pages41-49
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)978-94-010-6534-4 978-94-009-0107-0
Publication statusPublished - 1996

Publication series

NameFundamental Theories of Physics
PublisherSpringer Netherlands

Keywords

  • Analytical Chemistry, Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes, Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity, Statistics for Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Chemistry and Earth Sciences

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Bayesian Consideration of the Tomography Problem'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this