BIOMEDE 481 (NERS 481) - Engineering Principles of Radiation Imaging

Instructor: Michael Flynn, Ph.D.
Analytic description of radiation production, transport and detection in radiation imaging systems. Measurements methods for image quality and statistical performance of observers. Systems for radiographic and radioisotope imaging, including film/screen, storage phosphor, and electronic radiography, fluoroscopy, computed tomography, Anger camera and PET systems. Emphasis on impact of random process on observer detection.
Prerequisites:
Credits: 2