Kumaradevan Punithakumar

Trust Teaching/Research Acad, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging Dept

Contact

Trust Teaching/Research Acad, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging Dept
Email
punithak@ualberta.ca

Courses

MM 804 - Graphics and Animation

Developing appealing graphics and animations has become a requirement in many industrial applications like entertainment, advertising and online education. Animation is effective in explaining abstract concepts in biology, physics and medicine. 3D graphics and simulation is also beneficial in surgical training and planning. This course is intended to provide in-depth discussions on graphics and animation techniques, in particular relating to 3D data acquisition, processing, transmission and rendering. Students will have the opportunity to understand and compare various state-of-the-art techniques in 3D modeling, animation and special effects. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students.

Winter Term 2021
RADDI 514 - Image Processing and Analysis in Diagnostic Imaging

The course aims to cover medical image processing and analysis techniques, including de-noising, registration, segmentation, 3D reconstruction, applicable in diagnostic imaging modalities such as ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Clinical examples in cardiovascular, musculoskeletal and brain imaging will be discussed. Prerequisite: Linear algebra and knowledge in MATLAB programming or consent of Department.

Fall Term 2020