[ 254AMETMBGV22 ] VL Medical Imaging

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4,5 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year (*)Medical Engineering Werner Baumgartner 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Medical Engineering 2023W
Objectives Fundamentals of wave-phenomena are understood and can be transferred to the principles of imaging. Signal reconstruction techniques and image processing methods are understood and students are aware of safety aspects.
Subject Students obtain an insight into the following subjects:

  • Waves and wave phenomena
  • Generation and propagation of electromagnetic waves
  • Generation and propagation of sound waves
  • Wave-matter interaction
  • Technical principles of X-ray, NMR, sonography, impedance tomography, OCT
  • Signal analysis and image reconstruction
  • Basics of image processing
Criteria for evaluation Written examination
Language German
Study material Script, lecture slides
Changing subject? No
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
254AMETMEIV21: VL Medical Imaging (2021W-2022S)
993TALSMEIV19: VL Medical Imaging (2019W-2021S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment