NMED 416 Molecular Imaging Physics

Starting with applicable concepts of classical physics, this course covers atomic structure, mass-energy relationships, electromagnetic radiation, decay modes, half-life and the interaction of radiation with matter. Radionuclide production methods and the basic theory of x-ray production are reviewed.

Credits

2

Prerequisite

Enrollment in the NMI program

Corequisite

NMED 406, NMED 425, NMED 435, NMED 445, NMED 455, NMED 462, NMED 465, NMED 472, NMED 475, and NMED 477