Search open search form


Lecture Slides and Notes

A collection of slides from courses offered at Caltech between 2004 and 2008, including the CBIC MR physics bootcamp and the Bioengineering/Computational Neural Systems graduate level course on MRI.


These works are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

CBIC MR Physics Bootcamp

Originally taught in 2004 and 2005 as part of the CBIC introductory bootcamp lectures. While advanced sequence design has moved on since these talks were given, the basics remain the same. The bootcamp was divided into two sections covering MRI basics and sequence programming:

Basic Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Lecture 1 : Basic NMR

Lecture 2 : Basic MRI

Lecture 3 : MRI Contrast

Lecture 4 : Practical MRI

Pulse Sequence Programming

Pulse Programming Syllabus

Pulse Programming 1

Pulse Programming 2

Pulse Programming 3

BE/CNS 248: Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Originally taught as a 9 unit graduate course at Caltech in Fall 2006 and Fall 2008. In depth course covering the underlying physics of magnetic resonance image formation and related topics.

BE248 Fall 2008 Syllabus

BE248 Fall 2008 Handouts