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ECE 538: Medical Imaging

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Provides an introduction to the physical, mathematical and engineering foundations of modem medical imaging systems, medical image processing and analysis methods. In addition, this course introduces engineering students to clinical applications of medical imaging. The emphasis is on diagnostic ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging methods, although several other modalities are covered. The course also provides an overview of recent developments and future trends in the field of medical imaging, discusses some of the challenges and controversies, and involves hands-on experience applying the methods learned in class to real-world problems.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

When Offered: Fall

Equivalent to BENG 538

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Graduate Standing or permission of instructor; ECE 320 or equivalent; PHYS 262 or equivalent.

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2017

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2018

Expertise