NMED 472 Molecular Imaging Instrumentation

This course is an introduction to the basic principles of molecular imaging radiation detection instrumentation and gamma spectroscopy. The design, operation, and quality control of gas-filled and scintillation instruments are covered. Detailed discussion of the components of a planar gamma camera system and dedicated computer, both hardware and software, is included.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Enrollment in the NMI program

Corequisite

NMED 406, NMED 416, NMED 425, NMED 435, NMED 445, NMED 455, NMED 462, NMED 465, NMED 475, and NMED 477