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EGRB 407. Physical Principles of Medical Imaging. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: PHYS 208 with a minimum grade of C. Enrollment is restricted to students with junior standing in the College of Engineering. A study of the physical principles and basic clinical uses of medical imaging. Analysis of radiation and interaction of radiation, generation and control of X-rays, X-ray diagnostic methods, X-ray computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasonic imaging will be conducted. Basic principle of radionuclide imaging also will be introduced.

Computer Engineering, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

...Numerical Methods 3 EGRB 407 Physical Principles of Medical Imaging 3 EGRB 408 Advanced Biomedical...

Double major (B.S.) in engineering and physics

...include: EGRB 303 replaces PHYS 340 ; EGRB 401...EGRE 406 and EGRE 407 (both) replace PHYS...