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Ivo Rausch
Dipl.-Ing. Ivo Rausch, PhD

Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
Position: Research Assistant

ORCID: 0000-0002-4007-1669
T +43 1 40400 55450

Further Information


Medical Physics; Nuclear Medicine; Positron-Emission Tomography; Tomography, Emission-Computed

Research group(s)

  • QIMP group

Research interests

Research on quantification and standardization of nuclear medicine imaging data with a focus on multi-modality imaging devices. This includes in particular PET/CT and PET/MRI systems.

Techniques, methods & infrastructure


Selected publications

  1. Rausch, I. et al., 2017. Technical and instrumentational foundations of PET/MRI. European Journal of Radiology. Available at:
  2. Rausch, I. et al., 2017. PET/MRI for oncological brain imaging: A comparison of standard MR-based attenuation corrections with a novel, model-based approach for the Siemens mMR PET/MR system. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, p.jnumed.116.186148. Available at:
  3. Rausch, I. et al., 2016. Reproducibility of MRI Dixon-Based Attenuation Correction in Combined PET/MR with Applications for Lean Body Mass Estimation. Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 57(7), pp.1096-1101. Available at:
  4. Rausch, I. et al., 2015. Performance evaluation of the Biograph mCT Flow PET/CT system according to the NEMA NU2-2012 standard. EJNMMI Physics, 2(1). Available at:
  5. Rausch, I. et al., 2014. Variation of system performance, quality control standards and adherence to international FDG-PET/CT imaging guidelines. Nuklearmedizin, 53(6), pp.242-248. Available at: