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.

2024S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
  • TUWEL course available from: 01.03.2024 00:00.


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

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

Hybrid course: lectures broadcasted with the possibility to attend in person (AKH, Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering), with assignments to solve in the TUWEL course
Further details: please see TUWEL course

Mode of examination




Course dates

Wed16:00 - 18:0008.05.2024 - 26.06.2024Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Computerassisted Imaging Concepts - Single appointments
Wed08.05.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Wed15.05.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Wed22.05.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Wed29.05.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Wed05.06.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Wed12.06.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Wed19.06.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka
Wed26.06.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Module 2 P Homolka

Examination modalities

Written exam containing also a practial exercise from the assignments in the TUWEL course discussed in the lecture. Exam held online in TUWEL/Zoom. Note: for additional exams (dates) contact lecturer by EMail if no exams are open for sign up in TISS, and date/time for additional exams will be arranged.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
28.01.2024 00:00 25.06.2024 23:59 25.06.2024 23:59

Registration modalities

Please sign up if you wish to access the TUWEL course


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 453 Biomedical Engineering Mandatory
AM Lif e S cie nce s Austauschmodule Life Sciences Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

141.225: recommended, but not required

Preceding courses