Physics for Biomedical Research

Course Code :1005FBDBMW
Study domain:Physics
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:67
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Jan Sijbers

3. Course contents *

The course contains:
-       Biomagnetism
-       Hydrodynamics
-       Wave theory
-       Geometrical and physical optics
-       Polarisation of light and applications with concentration determinations
-       Microscopes with Abbe’s theory
-       Modern physics with photon, Compton Effect,…
-       Radio activity and interaction of radiation with substances.
In the practical course, experiments are carried out, analyzed and discussed. The students are encouraged to resolve physical problems at home which are later on discussed during exercise sessions.