Document Type : Full Research Paper


1 M.Sc. Graduate , School of Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology

2 Ph.D student, School of Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology

3 Associate Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology



We introduce how we may produce an experimental phantom for modeling the mechanical properties of soft tissue. Gelatin materials are used to construct the phantom. Our phantom comprises of two different types of tissue; tumor and background normal tissue. Weight ratio of the dry gelatin and deionized water are obtained for producing the young’s modulus of 21 kPa and 102 kPa for the normal tissue and tumor, respectively. This phantom is used in ultrasound elastography with external excitation less than 5%.


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