PHYS 470: Medical Physics (3) (F)
The students will learn basic knowledge of atomic Physics and Quantum Mechanics as well as basic interactions of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation important in medicine. Topics include photon, electron, and neutron interactions, high LET radiation, radioactivity, ultrasound interactions, and laser interactions. The course also includes conventional X-ray radiology, digital radiography, computed tomography, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging.
Prerequisite: PHYS 193