Course detail

Traditional medical and ecological imaging systems

FEKT-NKZSAcad. year: 2019/2020

The physical and technical aspects of medical and ecological direct synthesis imaging systems technology. The basic of general imaging theory, the principles of imaging data acquisition, processing and analysing, quality evalution of imaging systems. General analogue and digital imaging system. Infrared imaging systems, convention x-ray imaging systems, digital radiography systems, planar gamma imaging systems. The system approach to imaging systems construction with respect to information transport from surrounding environment to human with the aim surrounding and object diagnostic.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will learn about general theory of imaging process and application of this theory to construction of different types of imaging systems, about physical limits of technology and methods of quality evaluation.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the Bachelor´s degree level is requested.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Ptáček,M.:Digitální zpracování a přenos obrazové informace,Nakladatelství dopravy a spojů. Praha. 1983 (CS)
Jain,A.K.:Fundamentals of Digital Image Processing,Prentice Hall. 1989 (EN)
Gonzalez,R.C.,Wintz,P.:Digital Image Processing,Addison-Wesley Publishing Compeny. 1987 (EN)
Krestl,E.: Imaging Systems for Medical Diagnostics,Siemens Aktiengesellschaft. 1990 (EN)
CHo,Z.H.,Jones,J.P.,Singh,M.: Foundations of Medical Imaging,John Wiley & Sons. 1993 (EN)
Drastich,A.:Netelevizní zobrazovací systémy. Skriptum FEI VUT v Brně. 2001 (CS)
Drastich,A.: Tomografické zobrazovací systémy. Skriptum FEKT VUT Brno. 2004 (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Techning methods include lectures, computer laboratories and practical laboratories. Course is taking advantage of e-learning (Moodle) system. Students have to write a single project/assignment during the course.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

General analogue and digital imaging system. Infrared imaging systems, convention x-ray imaging systems, digital radiography systems, planar gamma imaging systems.

Aims

The aim of the topic is to introduce students to general theory of imaging evaluation and elaboration of image information, general properties of imaging signals, general principles of image formation, technology of different imaging systems and quality evaluation of different medical and ecological direct synthesis imaging systems (not using reconstruction algorithms).

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-MN Master's

    branch MN-BEI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer