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Physics - Applied & Technical Physics | Compendium to Radiation Physics for Medical Physicists

Compendium to Radiation Physics for Medical Physicists

300 Problems and Solutions

Podgorsak, Ervin B.

2014, XIV, 1148 p. 292 illus., 9 illus. in color.

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  • Can be used in combination with other textbooks
  • Exercise book for graduate and undergraduate students of medical physics and engineering
  • Well chosen and didactically presented problems
  • Perfect set for learning in connection with the textbook by Podgorsak and others
  • Detailed derivation of results with many detailed illustrations
  • Fully worked-out solutions to exercises/questions
  • Combines exercises in radiation physics and medical physics
This exercise book contains 300 typical problems and exercises in modern physics and radiation physics with complete solutions, detailed equations and graphs. This textbook is linked directly with the textbook "Radiation Physics for Medical Physicists", Springer (2010) but can also be used in combination with other related textbooks. For ease of use, this textbook has exactly the same organizational layout (14 chapters, 128 sections) as the "Radiation Physics for Medical Physicists" textbook and each section is covered by at least one problem with solution given. Equations, figures and tables are cross-referenced between the two books. It is the only large compilation of textbook material and associated solved problems in medical physics, radiation physics, and biophysics.

Content Level » Graduate

Keywords » Medical physics - Podgorsak problems - Problems and exercises in radiation physics - Radiation oncology physics - Radiation physics - Radiotherapy

Related subjects » Applied & Technical Physics - Biomedical Engineering - Particle and Nuclear Physics - Radiology

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