Magnetic Resonance: Analytic, Biochemical and Imaging Techniques HST 584J

This graduate-level course offered via the MIT Health Sciences and Technology program is an introduction to basic NMR theory. Examples of biochemical data obtained using NMR are summarized along with other related experiments. Detailed study of NMR imaging techniques includes discussions of basic cross-sectional image reconstruction, image contrast, flow and real-time imaging, and hardware design considerations. Exposure to laboratory NMR spectroscopic and imaging equipment is included.

Offered: Spring.

For more information, contact Bruce Rosen, MD, PhD, Course Director.