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RAD 70N Surgery, Without All the Blood
What if you could do brain surgery completely noninvasively? This is possible now. There are many ways to focus energy into the body, and these can be used for surgery. We will explore methods for minimally invasive treatments of various conditions such as cancer, atrial fibrillation, and movement disorders. We will start with radiation therapy and its application to cancer. We will discuss the ap.... More Description for RAD 70N
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: Pauly, K. (PI)
RAD 101 Readings in Radiology Research
Prerequisite: consent of instructor.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn 2017-2018 Summer 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 1-18 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Iagaru, A. (PI), Barth, R....More Instructors for RAD 101
RAD 199 Undergraduate Research
Students undertake investigations sponsored by individual faculty members. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn 2017-2018 Summer 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 1-18 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Stoyanova, T. (PI), Bamme....More Instructors for RAD 199
RAD 201SI Introduction to Cardiac Image Processing Techniques
This course offers a unique opportunity for students to learn about the anatomy, function and physiology of the cardiovascular system by using advanced image processing technology based on CT and MRI. Students will learn to use different clinical software to visualize and interpret 3D and 4D images and to construct patient specific that can be used for surgical planning. Image data will be present.... More Description for RAD 201SI
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
RAD 220 Introduction to Imaging and Image-based Human Anatomy (BIOE 220)
Focus on learning the fundamentals of each imaging modality including X-ray Imaging, Ultrasound, CT, and MRI, to learn normal human anatomy and how it appears on medical images, to learn the relative strengths of the modalities, and to answer, "What am I looking at?" Course website:
RAD 221 Physics and Engineering of Radionuclide-based Medical Imaging (BIOE 221)
Physics, instrumentation, and algorithms for radionuclide-based medical imaging, with a focus on positron emission tomography (PET) and single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). Topics include basic physics of photon emission from the body and detection, sensors, readout and data acquisition electronics, system design, strategies for tomographic image reconstruction, system calibration a.... More Description for RAD 221
RAD 222 Instrumentation and Applications for Multi-modality Molecular Imaging of Living Subjects (BIOE 222)
Focuses on instruments, algorithms and other technologies for imaging of cellular and molecular processes in living subjects. Introduces preclinical and clinical molecular imaging modalities, including strategies for molecular imaging using PET, SPECT, MRI, Ultrasound, Optics, and Photoacoustics. For each modality, lectures cover the basics of the origin and properties of imaging signal generation.... More Description for RAD 222
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3-4 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
RAD 223 Physics and Engineering of X-Ray Computed Tomography (BIOE 223)
CT scanning geometries, production of x-rays, interactions of x-rays with matter, 2D and 3D CT reconstruction, image presentation, image quality performance parameters, system components, image artirfacts, radiation dose. Prerequisites: differential and integral calculus. Knowledge of Fourier transforms (EE261) recommended.
RAD 224 Probes and Applications for Multi-modality Molecular Imaging of Living Subjects (BIOE 224)
Focuses on molecular contrast agents (a.k.a. "probes") that interrogate and target specific cellular and molecular disease mechanisms. Covers the ideal characteristics of molecular probes and how to optimize their design for use as effective imaging reagents that enables readout of specific steps in biological pathways and reveal the nature of disease through noninvasive imaging assays. .... More Description for RAD 224
RAD 225 Ultrasound Imaging and Therapeutic Applications (BIOE 225)
Covers the basic concepts of ultrasound imaging including acoustic properties of biological tissues, transducer hardware, beam formation, and clinical imaging.  Also includes the therapeutic applications of ultrasound including thermal and mechanical effects, visualization of the temperature and radiation force with MRI, tissue assessment with MRI and ultrasound, and ultrasound-enhanced drug .... More Description for RAD 225
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