ECE 452: Medical Imaging Systems
Professor Kevin J. Parker • Department of Electrical and Computer
Engineering • University of Rochester
Email: kevin.parker@rochester.edu
Teaching Assistant: Shujie Chen
Email: shujie.chen@rochester.edu
Office hours now through 10/5/12: Hopeman Building Room 319, Mondays 11:00A12:00P and Fridays 1:00P2:00P
Office hours 10/7/12 through end of semester: Hopeman Building Room 319, Tuesdays 4:00P5:00P and Fridays 1:00P2:00P
Lecture Monday and Wednesday, 3:254:40 p.m.


Overview This course provides an introduction to the principles of Xray, CT, PET, MRI and ultrasound imaging. The emphasis is on providing linear models of each modality, which allows linear systems and Fourier transform techniques to be applied to analysis problems.


Texts 

Prince and Links, Medical Imaging Signals
& Systems (Required) Cobbold, Foundations of Biomedical Ultrasound (Reference)

University of Rochester Carlson Library Reference
Site 

Assignments 

Weekly problem sets (analytic and computer simulations), Due Monday, September 10, 2012: Problems: 2.1 a,b; 2.2 a,b; 2.6 a,b; 2.10 a,b,c; 2.18 Due Monday September 17, 2012: Due Monday, September 24, 2012: Due Monday, Octber 1, 2012: Due Wednesday, October 10, 2012: Due Wednesday, October 17, 2012: ***SKIP HOMEWORK 7*** Due Wednesday, October 24, 2012: Wednesday, October 31, 2012: Midterm examination Due Wednesday, November 7, 2012: Homework 9: Due Wednesday, November 14, 2012: Due Monday, November 19, 2012:
Due Monday, December 17, 2012 by 5:00 pm:



Course
Notes 

Lecture #1 
PET CT 

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Last
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