phy608 - Medical Optics (Complete module description)

phy608 - Medical Optics (Complete module description)

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Module label Medical Optics
Modulkürzel phy608
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Attendance:56 hours, Self study: 124 hours
Institute directory Institute of Physics
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Engineering Physics (Master) > Schwerpunkt: Laser and Optics
Zuständige Personen
  • Neu, Walter (module responsibility)
  • Neu, Walter (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Medizin for Scientist , Optics, Laser Physics
Skills to be acquired in this module
To provide advanced knowledge in the eld of medical optics and optical technologies in medicine as well as their theoretical background and experimental methods. Students will be scientifically competent positioned to critically follow current developments and initiate the design (development
and design) of innovative optical applications in medicine.
Module contents
Physiology and psychophysics of vision, theory of imaging systems, ophthalmic optics, lighting technology, photometry, vision in the workplace and in trac, optical measurements on patients, diagnostic and therapeutic laser applications, radiation protection (infrared, UV, laser), microscopy, di raction and subdi raction limited methods, optical spectroscopy, uorescence methods.

Lecture script, transparencies, blackboard, electronic media, presentation, lecture practical demonstrations

Bille, J., Schlegel, W.: Medizinische Physik 3. Medizinische Laserphysik. Springer, Berlin, 2005. ISBN: 3540266305

Faller, A., Schünke, M.: Der K¨orper des Menschen. Thieme Verlag, 2004.

Glaser, R.: Biophysics. Springer-Verlag, 2001 Dössel, O.: Bildgebende Verfahren in der Medizin. Springer-Verlag, 2000.

Hoppe,W., Lohmann, W., Markl, H., Ziegler, H. (Hrsg.): Biophysik. Springer-Verlag 1982

J. Kiefer: Biological Radiation Effects, Springer Verlag 1990
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Type of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Teaching/Learning method Lecture / 4 hrs/week
Previous knowledge Medizin for Scientist , Optics, Laser Physics
Form of instruction Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture 2 SoSe oder WiSe 28
Seminar 2 SoSe oder WiSe 28
Präsenzzeit Modul insgesamt 56 h
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module