142.081 Biological and Medical Applications of Nuclear Physics I
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2017W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form
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  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Interdisciplinary extension of the offered lecture spectrum for physicists.

Subject of course

1) Elemenatry nuclear physics 2) Radiation biophysics (dose quantities, radiation protection bascis, radiation risks, relative biological efficiency, interaction radiation-matter, radiation chemistry of water, radiation effects on biomolecules and molecular structures) 3) Applications of isotopes in biology and medicine (Analytical applications: dilution analysis, radio-assay, radio-immuno-assay, immunradiometric-assay, activation analysis; tracer methods, isotopic effects, rado therapy)

Additional information

This lecture will be held in blocked mode. Place: Lecture Hall Atominstitut, E 141, Stadionallee 2, 1020 Wien



Course dates

Mon12:00 - 14:0016.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 1. Lecture
Tue12:00 - 14:0017.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 2. Lecture
Thu10:00 - 11:3019.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 3. Lecture
Fri10:00 - 11:3020.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 4. Lecture
Mon12:00 - 14:0023.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 5. Lecture
Tue12:00 - 14:0024.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 6. Lecture
Wed12:00 - 14:0025.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 7. Lecture
Mon12:00 - 14:0030.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 8. Lecture
Tue12:00 - 14:0031.10.2017Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 9. Lecture
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

 Written examination, duration: 1h 30 min

Each semester three examination dates will be offered.

Obligatory registration via TISS.


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue12:00 - 13:3012.12.2023Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH written14.11.2023 14:00 - 08.12.2023 18:00TISSBiomedApplNuclPhys I Prfg
Mon12:00 - 13:3029.01.2024Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH written27.12.2023 08:00 - 24.01.2024 18:00TISSExamination 18

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
18.09.2017 00:00 24.11.2017 16:00 28.11.2017 23:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 453 Biomedical Engineering Mandatory
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective


Download of the slides of the lecture will be possible for registered students.