MICROWAVE PHANTOM MUSCLE TISSUE
Jiang Han-bao, Hao Jin, Li Ai-hua Sun Ming-yi, Hua Wei, Mao Deng-shou (Radio Department, Sichuan University, Chengdu )
ABSTRACT A new kind of microwave phantom muscle tissue was developed. The ingredients for the phantom muscle tissue consist of water, salt, polyvin- yl chloride powder and cellulose carboxymethalate. The differences of permittivities between the phantom and actuanl muscle are less than 5%for 300-2500MHz The advantages of the phantom muscle tissue are low-cost and easy to prepare at room tempere ure. The characteristics of the phantom muscle tissue are also given.