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Within PEROXIS, Philips will define X-ray system requirements for cardiovascular imaging and COPD imaging in WP1, including the objectives for conversion material layers as well as the specification for detectors and subcomponents. Also suitable detector architectures and designs of PEROXIS detector test vehicles and demonstrators will be proposed. In WP5 Philips will support the supply and pre-qualification of test vehicles and proto detectors for delivery to WP6. Philips will lead WP6 which integrates innovative perovskite-based detectors in X-ray systems and demonstrates imaging performance for cardiovascular and phase contrast imaging.