BIOMEDE 552 - Biomedical Optics

Instructor: Mary-Ann Mycek, Ph.D.
This course provides students with an understanding of current research in biomedical optics. Topics include: fundamental theoretical principles of tissue optics; computational approaches to light transport in tissues; optical instrumentation; an overview of applications in clinical optical diagnostics and laser-based therapy; an introduction to biomedical microscopy and applications in biophotonic technology.
Prerequisites: MATH 216
Credits: 3