Radiographic Physics
3 Credit Hours
Explores the physical concepts of energy, the structure of matter, electrostatics, electrodynamics, magnetism, electromagnetism, electric generators and motors. The principles of electricity are studied as it relates to x-ray circuits, rectification, and x-ray production. X-ray tubes, rating charts, and interaction of x-rays with matter are included. Prerequisite: RAD-210 Clinical Education I Co-requisite: RAD-230 Clinical Education II; RAD-360 Imaging II; RAD-142 Radiographic Procedures II.