BMT-62266 Diagnostic X-ray Imaging Techniques, 5 cr


Hannu Eskola, Juha Nousiainen


Toteutuskerta Periodi Vastuuhenkilö Suoritusvaatimukset
BMT-62266 2019-01 1 Hannu Eskola
Accepted project work and final exam.


The student can describe the principle of an X-ray tube and the processing of the X-ray beam. He/she can analyze the energy spectrum of the beam. The student understands the different interaction mechanisms of the beam in the tissue and in the detector materials. He/she can explain the special requirements of different X-ray imaging modes.The student can demonstrate the different reconstruction algorithms of computed tomography. He/she can in principle test the image quality of an X.ray imaging device.


Sisältö Ydinsisältö Täydentävä tietämys Erityistietämys
1. Basics of radiation physics     
2. Systems approach to medical imaging. Image quality parameters. Image formation based on interactions of imaging energy and tissue in a planar and tomographic imaging.     
3. Methods and devices of x-ray imaging.     
4. Principles of computed tomography     


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Päivittäjä: Nousiainen Juha, 12.11.2019