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GS02 1093 Introduction to Medical Physics I: Basic Interactions

  • Course Coordinator(s): Gifford, Kent
  • Semester: Fall
  • Frequency: Annually
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Grading System: Letter Grade
  • Prerequisites:

Description

Kent, Gifford. 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 Introduction to Medical Physics I: Basic Interactions