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Bioe 1330 / 2330 - Biomedical Imaging, Fall 2017

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Lecture - Tu/Thu 2:30-3:45 PM, Room 320 Benedum
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This Year's Schedule

Lecture 7
Date Topic Reading / Slides Review Questions
Tu 8/29 LINEAR SYSTESM AND IMAGE QUALITY
Lecture 1: Course Overview, Linear Systems,
Convolution Demo
Chapters 1-2: Intro to Signals and Systems
Slides
 
Th 8/31      
Tu 9/5 Lecture 2: More Linear Systems. Chapter 3: Image Quality, except 3.4.1-3.5.3
Slides
 
Th 9/7 Lecture 3: Image Quality, Contrast and Resolution, Noise, Artifacts, and Accuracy   Chap. 1-3
Tu 9/12 X-RAY AND CT
Lecture 4: Physics of Radiography
Part II Overview (2nd ed.); Chapter 4: Radiographic Imaging
Slides
 
Th 9/14 Lecture 5: More Physics, Projection Radiography Chapter 5: Projection Radiography, except 5.3.4-5.4.3
Slides
 
Tu 9/19 Lecture 6: More Projection Radiography, Intro to CT Chapter 6: Computed Tomography, except 6.3.4-6.4.2
Slides
 
Th 9/21 Lecture 7: Radon Transform and Back Projection   Chap. 4-6
Tu 9/26 NUCLEAR MEDICINE
Lecture 8: Physics of Nuclear Medicine
Part III Overview (2nd ed.); Chapter 7: Physics of Nuclear Medicine, except 7.5
Slides
 
Th 9/28 Lecture 9: Planar Scintigraphy Chapter 8: Planar Scintigraphy, except 8.4.5.
Slides
Chapter 9: Emission Computed Tomography
Slides
Chap. 7-9
Tu 10/3 ULTRASOUND
Lecture 10: Physics of Ultrasound
Chapter 10: Physics of Ultrasound
Slides
 
Th 10/5 Lecture 11: More Physics of Ultrasound  
Tu 10/10

No Class - (Monday classes meet today instead of 10/9)

 
Th 10/12 Lecture 12 : Review  
Tu 10/17 EXAM 1 - through CT (Chapters 1-6)
answers
 
Th 10/19 Lecture 13: Ultrasound Imaging Systems Chapter 11: Ultrasound Imaging Systems
Slides
 
Tu 10/24 Lecture 14: More ultrasound Imaging Systems   Chap. 10-11
Th 10/26 MRI
Lecture 15: Physics of Magnetic Resonance
Chapter 12: Physcis of Magnetic Resonance
Tu 10/31 Lecture 16: More Physics of Magnetic Resonance    
Th 11/2 Lecture 17: More Physics of Magnetic Resonance Chapter 13: Magnetic Resonance Imaging  
Tu 11/7 Lecture 18: More MR Imaging   Chap. 12-13
Th 11/9 Lecture 19: More MR Imaging  
Tu 11/14
Lecture 20: Review for Exam 2
   
Th 11/16 EXAM 2 - Nuclear Med and Ultrasound (Chapters 7-11)
   
Tu 11/21 Lecture 21: More MR Imaging    
Th 11/23 Thanksgiving    
Tu 11/28 Lecture 22: Optical Imaging    
Th 11/30 Lecture 23: Image Analysis    
Tu 12/5 Lecture 24: Visualization    
Th 12/7 Lecture 25: Grad Student Presentations    
Th 12/14
4:00-5:50 PM
Benedum 320
FINAL EXAM - Cumalitive (weighted toward MRI onward)