Code: 17AMPAIZ Applications of Ionizing Radiation
Lecturer:  Weekly load: 2+2 Assessment: KZ
Department: 17101 Credits: 4 Semester: S
Description:
Elementary information about ion radiation sources, and ion radiation interaction with substances (of animated and inanimate nature). Radiation detectors and their characteristics. Physical principles of the methods (emission, transmission, etc.). Detection systems, resolution, sources of errors, radiation load. Image reconstruction. Interpretation of results.
Contents:
1-2.Elementary information about ion radiation sources
3-4.Ion radiation interaction with substances (of animated and inanimate nature).
5-6.Radiation detectors and their characteristics.
7-8.Physical principles of the methods (emission, transmission, etc.).
9-10.Detection systems, resolution,
11-12.Sources of errors, radiation load.
13.Image reconstruction.
14.Interpretation of results.
Recommended literature:
1] Jerrold T. Bushberg et al., The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2002
[2] J. Rosina a kol.: Medicínská Biofyzika, Grada 2006
[3] Knoll G.F.: Radiation datection and measurement. Wiley 2000
[4] Krane K.S.: Introductory Nuclear Physics. Wiley 1988
[5] John C. Russ, The Image Processing Handbook, CRC Press 2011
[6] Z. Janout, J. Kubašta, S. Pospíšil: Úlohy z jaderné a subjaderné fyziky. Skripta FJFI ČVUT, Vydavatelství ČVUT, Praha 1997