Course Information

EL5823 Medical Imaging I

Credits: 3.00

This course introduces the physics, instrumentation and signal processing methods used in X-ray imaging (projection radiography), X-ray computed tomography, nuclear medicine (SPECT/PET), ultrasound imaging, magnetic resonance imaging and optical imaging. Co-listed with BE 6203

Prerequisites: Undergraduate level courses in multivariable calculus (MA 2112, MA 2122), physics (PH 2033), probability (MA 3012), signals and systems (EE 3054). Students who do not have prior courses in signals ans systems must take EL/6113/BE6403 SIGNALS, SYSTEMS AND TRANSFORMS as a prerequisite or must obtain instructor's approval; EL5123/BE6223 IMAGE PROCESSING is also recommended but not required.