141.905 Application of radiation physics in engeneering and medicine
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • discuss about basics in radiation physics
  • explain special topics of ionising radiation
  • recapitulate why and where radiation physics is used for
  • summarize one special topic beeing explained by invited lectures

Subject of course

  • presentation on differnt filds of radiation physics by experts (e.g.: CERN, BESSY, MA 39, DLR, Uni Wien, ...) 
  • discussion upcomming technologies in technic and medicine
  • excursion to typical sites where ionising radiation is used (e.e.: AKH Wien, MedAUSTRON, IAEA, AIT, AGES, BEV, SMZ-Ost, KH Hietzing, ...)

Teaching methods

excursion and presentation

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Wahlfach: Technische Physik

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Course dates

Wed16:00 - 18:0009.10.2019 - 22.01.2020Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Application of radiation physics in engeneering and medicine - Single appointments
Wed09.10.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed16.10.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed23.10.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed30.10.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed06.11.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed13.11.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed20.11.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed27.11.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed04.12.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed11.12.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed18.12.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed08.01.202016:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed15.01.202016:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI
Wed22.01.202016:00 - 18:00Hörsaal AI HS ATI

Examination modalities

written proposual (app. 10 pages) and oral exam to this topic

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2019 00:00

Registration modalities:

Hörsaal Atominstitut Ort: Vorbesprechung



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

useful, but not obligatory: radiation physics