UWA 2nd YEAR BIOPHYSICS COURSES


Topic B2: IMAGING

Introduction

indirect imaging concepts, radiation scattering, periodic interference

3D transforms

Fourier & reciprocal space, diffraction & crystal lattices

Atomic imaging

crystallographic techniques

Molecular structure

studies of biological interest

NMR

magnetic moment & spin, induction, resonance & relaxation, water in biological systems

MRI

linear magnetic field gradients, spin relaxation times, steady-state free precession, planar & 3D imaging methods, biomagnetic effects

Optical microscopy

lasers optics, fluorescence & polarisation techniques, confocal microscopy

Electron microscopy

principles & techniques, diffraction patterns & imaging

Ultrasonography

reflection, absorption & doppler

Other & overview

PET & future trends, summary & comparison

3rd Year Biophysics Courses

Biophysics Honours

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