M.med part 1 lecture programme in medical imaging physics 2015/2016
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Lecture times

Mondays           -  11 – 12am                 

Wednesdays     -  11 - 12am                         

Fridays            -  11 - 12am    

 

WEEK STARTING

 

TOPICS

 

   LECTURER

 

09.11.15

 

Course introduction

Simple atomic theory

Production of x-rays

 

Prof. Tole

 

 

16.11.15

 

X-ray tubes and generators

Energy spectra for x-rays

 

Prof. Tole

 

 

23.11.15

 

X-ray exposure factors

X-ray tube ratings

Care of x-ray tubes

 

Prof. Tole

 

 

30.11.15

 

Interaction of x-rays with matter

Quality of x-rays

 

 

07.12.15

 

Scattered radiation

Production, effects and control

 

 

14.12.15

 

 

Basic physics of ultrasound

 

 

 

21.12.15           CHRISTMAS & NEW  YEAR  BREAK

 

 

11.01.16

 

Interaction of ultrasound with matter

 

 

18.01.16

 

Imaging modes in ultrasound

 

 

25.01.16

 

Transducer design, beam shape

 

 

01.02.16

 

Image quality, ultrasound safety

 

 

08.02.16

 

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