Provide a basic knowledge of medical instrumentation.
Basics of signal processing.
General image characteristics, data acquisition
and image reconstruction.
2D Fourier and Radon transform.
X-ray planar radiography and computed tomography. X-rays, instrumentation, image characteristics, backprojection algorithms.
Nuclear medicine: Planar scintigraphy, SPECT
and PET/CT. Radiations, instrumentation, signal processing.
Ultrasound imaging. Sound wave propagation, tarsducers, scanning modes, Doppler ultrasound.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Nucler magnetic resonance, scanner, acquisition sequences.
Cho, Jones, Sinch, Foundations of Medical Imaging, Wiley Interscience.
Smith, Webb, Introduction to Medical Imaging, Cambridge University press.