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.

2018W, 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

Tue12:00 - 14:0016.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 1. Lecture
Wed12:00 - 14:0017.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 2. Lecture
Thu10:00 - 11:3018.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 3. Lecture
Fri10:00 - 11:3019.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 4. Lecture
Mon12:00 - 14:0022.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 5. Lecture
Wed12:00 - 14:0024.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 6. Lecture
Mon12:00 - 14:0029.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 7. Lecture
Tue12:00 - 14:0030.10.2018Helmut Rauch Hörsaal - TPH 8. Lecture
Wed12:00 - 14:0031.10.2018Helmut 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.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
17.09.2018 00:00 23.11.2018 16:00 27.11.2018 23:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 453 Biomedical Engineering Mandatory
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective
AM Lif e S cie nce s Austauschmodule Life Sciences Not specified


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