Biomedical Optics

Course Type: 
BME
Code: 
7140
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Quantitative biomedical optics, principles and applications of light propagation in biological tissues; optical imaging contrasts, light transport models including photon diffusion in living tissue; optical devices for light-based diagnostics for cancer detection, brain function monitoring; light-based therapies as alternative treatment for cancer and brain diseases. Application of concepts in lab experiments. Presentation of translational research of optical methods and clinical applications.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges: College of Egr & Computer Sci.