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RAD 201

Basic Physics in Radiology

Electrostatics, physical factors governing capacitance, charging and discharging capacitors and their uses in radiological equipment. Magnetism, current electricity, conductors, insulators, semiconductors, Superconductors; their physical basis and applications in radiological equipment.  Electromagnetic induction, principles of a moving coil meter, the alternating current, the transformer, current, electronic and element of logic circuitry. Basic computer architecture and peripherals.  Rectification, electrical hazards and prevention.   Electromagnetic induction – mutual and self-induction principles and construction of the transformer parameters; uses of mutual and self-inductance in auto transformers and high tension transformers.  Solid state devices and applications   in radiology.  A.C. theory, CRL circuits, and impedance.

Course Code
RAD 201
Department
Radiography
Campus
Sumas University
Level
200 Level, Undergraduate
Instructor
Sumas University Lecturer
Semester
First Semester
Credit
2 Units
Method
Lecture