Medical Physics

Required core courses of the Medical Physics program include Quantum Mechanics I (PHYS 500), Radiotherapy Physics I (PHYS 534), Radiotherapy Physics II (PHYS 535), Advanced Radiation Biophysics (PHYS 536), Radiation Dosimetry (PHYS 539), Image Reconstruction (PHYS 540), and Anatomy, Physiology and Statistics for Medical Physicists (PHYS 545) and Clinical Experience in Medical Physics (PHYS 546). There is one elective which should be chosen from Nuclear Medicine (PHYS 541), Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging (PHYS 542), and Biomedical Optics (PHYS 543).


Faculty Members

Name Research Interests
Ford, Nancy Imaging, Biomedical Technologies, micro-computed tomography, physiological gating, models of respiratory disease, image-based measurements, dental imaging, x-ray imaging
Kolind, Shannon Imaging, MRI, medical physics, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord, brain, Neurological Disease, myelin
Kozlowski, Piotr development and application of MRI techniques to study pre-clinical models of human diseases with specific focus on cancer and spinal cord injuries; development of the multi-parametric MRI techniques for prostate cancer diagnosis in the clinical setting.
Laule, Cornelia Imaging, Neurological Diseases, Neurodegenerative Diseases, Spinal Cord Diseases, Pathology, Central Nervous System Inflammatory Diseases, Cerebral Atrophy, Auto-Immune Diseases, Multiple Sclerosis, Nervous System Development, Pain, Schizophrenia, Neuronal Systems, magnetic resonance imaging, brain, spinal cord, myelin, Spinal cord injury, image analysis
Rahmim, Arman medical physics, Molecular imaging, Image Reconstruction, Quantitative Imaging, Machine learning and radiomics, Theranostics
Rauscher, Alexander Algorithms, Brain Metabolism, Imaging, Neurological Diseases, Modelization and Simulation, magnetic resonance imaging, physics, quantitative susceptibility mapping, myelin water imaging, brain
Reinsberg, Stefan Medical physics, MRIs
Sossi, Vesna Medical Imaging, Brain imaging
Xiang, Qing-San Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Zeng, Haishan Family practice, dermatology