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PCS 229

Introduction to Medical Physics

Applications of physics in medicine. This survey course will address basic concepts of medical imaging, nuclear medicine and radiation isotopes, radiation therapy, gamma spectroscopy and trace element analysis, and biomedical laser applications.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

PCS 130 and (MTH 131 or MTH 310)

Antirequisites

BME 229

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

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