Course Catalog » Bioengineering 247

Subject: Bioengineering
Course Number: 247
Course Title: Intro to Magnetic Resonance Imaging System and Hardware
Units: 3
School: Graduate Division
Department: Bioengineering Program

Course Description: This lecture-based course offers an introduction to the fundamental aspect of MRI system and related hardware, covering magnets, gradient coils, shimming coils and RF coils. Each topic will include lectures and review of relevant literature. Students will be asked to give an oral presentation, write a report based on the chosen topic, search/review literature and attend lectures. There will be no final examination.
Prerequisites: College physics, electromagnetism, basic understanding of MRI, or consent of instructor.
Restrictions: None.
Activities: Lecture

Instructor of Record: X. Zhang
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Spring
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No