Subject: RF and microwaves in medicine (12 - BMI108)


Basic Information

CategoryProfessional-applicative
Scientific or art field:Electronics
InterdisciplinaryNo
ECTS5
Course specification

Course is active from 02.11.2012..

Capability to understand fundamental concepts, characteristics and modes of propagation of radio and microwave frequency waves and their application in medicine and medical devices.
Capability to design and build microwave guided wave structures; understanding principles of operation of ultrasound devices used in medicine and dentistry, in diagnostics and therapy;Capability to develop and use simple medical devices based on the Doppler effect; Capability to understand principles of microwave (EM field) heating and design of related therapeutical devices.
Frequency spectrum, allocations and medical applications. Propagation of EM waves. (Propagation through various media, boundary conditions. Energy and power. Reflection. Polarization. Guided waves. Modes of propagation.) Resonance and resonant circuits. Guided wave structures.Resonant techniques for measurement of environmental parameters. Propagation of acoustic waves and EM-acoustic analogies. Sonography. Propagation of ultrasonic waves. Doppler effect and medical applciaitons. Microwave (EM) heating and applciaitons. Diathermy as a form of electrotherapy.
Lectures. Auditory excercizes. Consultations.
AuthorsNameYearPublisherLanguage
Anthony S-Y LeongMicrowave Applications in Pathology2009NOVAEnglish
André Vander Vorst , Arye Rosen, Youji KotsukaRF/Microwave Interaction with Biological Tissues2006WileyEnglish
Mike GolioMicrowave and RF Product Applications2003CRC PRESSEnglish
Course activity Pre-examination ObligationsNumber of points
Project taskYesYes15.00
Exercise attendanceYesYes5.00
HomeworkYesYes5.00
Written part of the exam - tasks and theoryNoYes70.00
Lecture attendanceYesYes5.00
Name and surnameForm of classes
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Živanov Ljiljana

Lectures
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Radić Jelena
Assistant Professor

Lectures
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Kisić Milica
Asistent sa doktoratom

Practical classes