141.A37 Computerassisted Imaging Concepts
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • explain the basics and principles of Multi Detector CT scanners (MDCT),
  • describe technologies and technical concepts of CT scanners as well as the technical improvements in the last decade,
  • describe possibilities and applications of dual energy and spectral scanning and 
  • photon counting detectors, 
  • explicate generation of raw data, sinograms and raw data conditioning proior to reconstruction,
  • apply principles of reconstruction in MATLAB as well as
  • work with CT DICOM images in MATLAB.

Subject of course

Introduction to mathematical/physical/technical principles of computerassisted imaging concepts (computed tomography)

Note: 141.225 is recommended (for BME and Physics students), but not necessary

Teaching methods

Distant learning

Mode of examination


Additional information

Held in blocked form from May 3 to June 30, 2021



Examination modalities

TUWEL exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
31.01.2021 00:00 29.06.2021 23:59 29.06.2021 23:59

Registration modalities

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No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

141.225: recommended, but not required

Preceding courses