2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jun 17, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PH 384 - Waves and the Physics of Medicine

(3.00 cr.)

Expands on introductory physics courses through the study of geometric optics, interaction of light with tissue, nuclear physics, and ultrasound, as they are applied to modern medical instrumentation. Examples include fiber optics, CT, gamma camera, PET, MRI, and ultrasound imaging. Hands-on activities are included. One field trip may be required.

Prerequisite: PH 101  or PH 201 .
Sessions Typically Offered: Spring
Years Typically Offered: Annually

Interdisciplinary Studies: FO/IFS

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