Lecture Notes

SES # TOPICS
1 Course Intro/Cells and Tissues Overview
2 Radiation Interactions ( PDF)
3 Radiation Interactions (cont.) ( PDF 1) ( PDF 2) ( PDF 3)
4 Radiation Chemistry/LET/Tracks ( PDF)
5 Effects on Chromosomes/DNA ( PDF 1) ( PDF 2)
6 Dose Response in Vitro: Cell Survival Curves ( PDF 1) ( PDF 2)
7 RBE/Clustered Damage ( PDF)
8 Protons and Alphas of same LET ( PDF)
9 Dose Response in Vivo ( PDF)
10 Chemical Modification of Radiation Response ( PDF 1) ( PDF 2)
11 Cell, Tissue and Tumor Kinetics ( PDF)
12 Exam 1
13 Radiation Therapy: Tumor Radiobiology ( PDF)
14 Radiation Therapy (contd.): Fractionation ( PDF)
15 Acute Effects of Whole Body Exposure ( PDF)
16 Late Effects: Chronic Exposure/Low Doses ( PDF)
17 Radiation Protection/Background Radiation/Radon ( PDF)
18 Alpha Particles/Bystander Effect ( PDF)
19 Microbeams ( PDF)
20 RBE of Diagnostic X Rays
21 BNCT/Other Modalities ( PDF)
22 Space
23 Space (cont.)
24 Exam 2
25 Oral Term Paper Presentations

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