MD Anderson Cancer Center - UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS02 1093 Introduction to Medical Physics I: Basic Interactions

Starkschall, George. Three semester hours. Fall, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: consent of instructor

This semester covers the basic interactions of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation important in medicine.  Topics include production of radiation; photon, charged-particle, and neutron interactions; cavity theory; radiation interactions with solids; and ultrasound interactions. 

Course Outline Fall 2016