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300416 PP 3-D Imaging and Modeling Using MicroCT (2015S)

10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 10 participants
Language: English



Vorbesprechung am 19.03.2015 um 11 Uhr im Seminarraum der Theoretischen Biologie, 2. Ebene, 3. Spange, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien


Aims, contents and method of the course

Students will design and carry out projects using x-ray microtomographic (microCT) or other 3D images of small biological samples and produce a research report in the form of a poster or paper. Techniques will include applications of image processing and analysis software to 2- and 3-D images, 3-D image reconstruction and visualisation, and 3-D modeling.
Course website: http://imagingclasses.blogspot.co.at/

Assessment and permitted materials

Based on attendance, participation, project proposal, and final presentation.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students will learn to write a project proposal, carry out a small research project, and how to present the results, while learning techniques and applications of 3D microscopic imaging.

Examination topics

Seminar discussions, independent reading, and small-group work with instructors.

Reading list

Literature specific to each project will be chosen by the instructors and students during development of the projects.

Association in the course directory

B-BZO 12, B-BZO 13, MZO 2

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:43