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BME 309 - Biomedical Imaging and Sensing

Course Title: 

Biomedical Imaging and Sensing

Course Description: 

An introduction to biomedical imaging concepts and modalities. Topics covered include general principles of image science (image quality, sampling, etc.), X-ray-based imaging [conventional x-ray imaging, mammography, computed tomography (CT), and digital subtraction angiography (DSA)], and nuclear medicine [gamma camera, single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), and positron emission tomography (PET)].

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

[(BME 330* with min. grade of D and PHYS 221 with min. grade of D)]. An asterisk (*) designates a course which may be taken concurrently.

Corequisite: 

None