Technical support

 

 

 

 

RF lab

Infrastructure

Dedicated room (2nd floor) for RF coil construction & debugging and other small electronic repairs

Equipment

  • Network analyzer
  • Scopes
  • Soldering irons, etc.

Staff

  • Katarzyna Pierzchala, Ph.D. Scientist (part-time)
  • Yves Pilloud, Ing. HES

Physiology Support

Infrastructure

  • Two physiology rooms in proximity to the 9.4 and 14 Tesla scanners
  • Compressed air, N2, O2, isoflurane
  • On-site holding facility, managed by the CPG (EPFL)

Physiology monitoring

  • SA Instruments (Body temperature monitoring, breathing rate, ECG)
  • CWE (MRI compatible ventilators)
  • Roche Blood gas analyzser (pCO2, pO2, BE)
  • Harvard Apparatus infusion pumps (anesthetics, test substances)
  • Analox analyzer (blood glucose, lactate, glutamine, ammonia, etc.)

Staff

  • Anallina Da Silva
  • Mario Lepore
  • Stefan Mitrea

Safety

Staff

Yves Pilloud, Safety Officer