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Physics 265 Spring 2013 Reference Page

Description

Introduction to Medical Physics: Primarily for premeds and other students in the medical and biological sciences. Applications of physics to medicine and medical instrumentation. Topics: biomechanics, sound and hearing, pressure and motion of fluids, heat and temperature, electricity and magnetism in the body, optics and the eye, biological effects of light, use of ionizing radiation in diagnosis and therapy, radiation safety, medical instrumentation. Two lectures with demonstrations per week.

Prerequisites

A year course of college level intro physics

Lectures

Times:T 6:30-8:30pm

Location:unknown

Instructors:Ronald Wakai

Final Exam

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 7:25pm to 9:25pm

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