141.905 Application of radiation physics in engeneering and medicine Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:


No lecture in SS 2024


  • discuss about basics in radiation physics
  • explain special topics of ionising radiation
  • recapitulate why, how and where radiation physics is used for
  • summarize one special topic beeing explained by invited lectures

Subject of course

  • presentation on differnt filds of radiation physics by experts (e.g.: CERN, BESSY, MA 39, DLR, Uni Wien, ...) 
  • discussion upcomming technologies in technic and medicine
  • if possible: excursion to typical sites where ionising radiation is used (e.e.: AKH Wien, MedAUSTRON, IAEA, AIT, AGES, BEV, SMZ-Ost, KH Hietzing, ...)

Teaching methods

presentation, if possible excursions

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Wahlfach: Technische Physik

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

written proposual (app. 10–15 pages) of one of the presented topics and oral exam (optional online exam)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
14.02.2024 16:15 26.06.2024 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 453 Biomedical Engineering Not specified
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective
810 Technical Physics Mandatory elective


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

useful, but not obligatory: radiation physics