141.405 Radiation Physics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018S, VO, 3.0h, 4.5EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.5
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Information about fundamentals of radiation physics , applications in research, technics and medicine, basis of in X-ray physics, synchrotron radiation and radiation physical analytics and applications

Subject of course

1. Types of ionizing radiation - fundamentals
2. radiation Sources: X-ray tubes, radioactive sources and accelerators
3. Synchrotron Radiation
4. Interactions of photons and electrons with matter
5. X-ray optics and X-ray diffraction
6. radiation measurement - detectors
7. radiation physical analytics
8. X-ray analytics
9. radiation and radiation protection at aviation altitudes and in deep space
10. Nuclear reactors, nuclear accidents and their radiological consequences
11. Radiation physical applications in medicine
12. History and the physics behind particle and Ion Therapie
13. Application of simulation in radiation protection and RT

Additional information

Wahlfach: LA Physik (Stzw.), Technische Physik



Course dates

Mon16:00 - 18:3012.03.2018 - 25.06.2018Seminarraum AI lecture
Radiation Physics - Single appointments
Mon12.03.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon19.03.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon09.04.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon16.04.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon23.04.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon30.04.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon07.05.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon14.05.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon28.05.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon04.06.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon11.06.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon18.06.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture
Mon25.06.201816:00 - 18:30Seminarraum AI lecture

Examination modalities

oral examination

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.02.2018 00:00 30.06.2018 23:59

Registration modalities

Seminar Room ATI


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handouts of the lecture can be downloaded