Biomedical Imaging Instrumentation

Course Description

Overview of biomedical imaging modalities. Physics of medical imaging, image formation, imaging instrumentation. X-ray computed tomography (CT). Methods of image reconstruction (algebraic and back projection methods). Digital subtraction angiography (DSA). Scintigraphy. Gama cameras. Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). Positron emission tomography (PET). Magnetic resonance imaging. Diagnostic ultrasound (B-, M-, Doppler effect, 3D, 4D). Thermography (infrared imaging). Electrical impedance tomography (EIT). Magnetic resonance electrical impedance tomography (MREIT).

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme


M A Flower (2016.), Webb's Physics of Medical Imaging, Second Edition, Taylor & Francis
Ante Šantić (1995.), Biomedicinska elektronika, Školska knjiga, Zagreb
Arnulf Oppelt (2011.), Imaging Systems for Medical Diagnostics: Fundamentals, Technical Solutions and Applications for Systems Applying Ionizing Radiation, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Ultrasound, 2nd Edition, John Wiley & Sons

For students


ID 154925
  Summer semester
L3 English Level