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204470 – Section 001   

Faculty of Arts and SciencesBiomedical EngineeringLinsey Moyer
TermDay and TimeLocation
Spring 2018-2019  (show academic calendar)TuTh   3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.Maxwell Dworkin G125 (SEAS)
4  (show credit conversion for other schools)
Credit Level

The course is designed as an introduction for students who want to gain both hands on training as well as an introduction to the physics and image reconstruction techniques involved in generating images. The course will introduce the fundamentals of the major imaging modalities including, but not limited to: electron microscopy, optical microscopy, x-ray, computed tomography, ultrasound, MRI, and nuclear imaging, as well as an overview of in vivo imaging and molecular imaging. This course also includes a lab section every other week.

Prerequisite: Applied Physics 50b OR Physical Sciences 12b OR Physics 15b OR PHYSCI 3 AND Math1b or higher

Enrollment limited to 24 students.

Exam Group

Cross Registration
Eligible for cross-registration
With permission of instructor/subject to availability

MIT students please cross register from MIT's Add/Drop application.