Principles of Image Production (RTCA224)


Prerequisite Courses

Course Memo

This course covers the physics of diagnostic radiography including the following: basic structure of the atom, basic electrical theory (electrostatics, electrodynamics, magnetism, electromagnetism, generators, motors, transformers, and rectification), x-ray control circuit, x-ray tubes, electromagnetic radiation, production of x-rays, and the interaction of x-rays with matter.