Course Information

PH3503 Introduction to Radiation Physics and Dosimetry

Credits: 3.00

The course examines the basic theory and practice of Radiation and Health Physics. Atomic and nuclear radiation. X-ray and gamma radiation. Interaction of radiation with matter, and the effects on living tissue. Principles of radiation detection, radiation measurement, external and internal dosimetry. Radiation Protection.

Prerequisites: PH 3103 or PH2344.