Magnetic Induction Tomography 

MITMagnetic Induction Tomography uses eddy current testing principles to image the electromagnetic properties of a component, including electrical conductivity, electrical permittivity and/or magnetic permeability. MIT is a non-contact technique and is used in both medical and industrial applications. In manufacturing, it is used to monitor output material to provide feedback to upstream processes, for example in the heat treatment of alloys.

For more information on MIT see:
M Soleimani, A Adler, T Dai and A J Peyton, ‘Application of a single step temporal imaging of magnetic induction tomography for metal flow visualisation’, Insight: Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, Vol 50, No 1, pp 25-29, January 2008. (Available at: and:
M Soleimani, ‘Sensitivity maps in three-dimensional magnetic induction tomography’, Insight: Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, Vol 48, No 1, pp 39-44, January 2006. (Available at:

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