2019-2020 Catalog

RTE 2613 Radiation Physics I

This course will introduce the student to the fundamental principles of radiologic physics including atomic and subatomic theory. The interactions of electrons and photons with matter will be applied to radiologic sciences. Emphasis is placed on equipment, generators and motors, x-ray circuitry, tubes and rectification, and image intensification. Didactic presentations and laboratory demonstrations reinforce application of theory.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

RTE 1418C

Classification

Occupational