Medical Imaging Systems for PhD in Medical Physics 3 units (17*3h)

 

1- Introduction to Medical Imaging

                                Medical Imaging system,  Introduction to Radiology

 

2- Background Materials (Specific to MSc in Med Physics)

                Object-Image Dependency, Convolution,,  Spatial Resolution & MTF 

3- Visual system evaluation and Perception

Visual Image Perception

 

4- Linear System Theory

Linear systems

 

5- x-ray Imaging Development 1

                                x-ray Obliquity

 

6- x-ray Imaging Development 2

x-ray Extended Source

7- x-ray Imaging Development 3 (& Total x-ray Analysis)

x-ray Source-Tilt and Motion

 

8- Screen Response Analysis

 Screen Analysis

 

9- x-ray Noise consideration and Scatter Analysis

Noise in Radiographic imaging   -   SNR in Radiographic imaging systems 

 

10- quiz --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

 

11- Theory of sampling and quantization

 

12- Digital Radiology Analysis (System performance, evaluation, and comparison)

 

13- Theory of Image Reconstruction

 Image Reconstruction

 

14- CT Image Detection Analysis

 

15- Noise and SNR analysis in CT

 

16- Theory of  Phase Contrast Imaging

 Phase Contrast Imaging

17- Theory of Coherent Scattering Imaging

 Coherent Scattering Imaging

 Extra- Theory of Image Formation in MR

 

 

 

17-  Exam

 

 

 Ref:

1- Macovski A., Medical Imaging System

2- Ingram D & Bloch R . F . Mathematical Methods in Medicine .

3- Harrison H Barrett, W Swindell, Radiological Imaging; The Theory of Image formation.