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    Med. Physics Articles

    Articles about the history of modern physics

     Nanny Fröman, Marie and Pierre Curie and the Discovery of Polonium and Radium, http://nobelprize.org/physics/articles/curie/index.html

    A. Pais, Radioactivity’s two early puzzles, Rev. Mod. Phys. 49 , 925-938, 1977

    A. Pais, Einstein and the quantum theory, Rev. Mod. Phys. 51, 863-914, 1979


    Books about medical physics

    Introduction to Physics in Modern Medicine, Second Edition by Suzanne Amador Kane, CRC Press (2009)

    C. Guy and D. ffytche, An introduction to the principles of medical imaging (Imperial College, London,,2005) Revised Edition

    The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging (2nd Edition) — by Jerrold T. Bushberg, et al; Hardcover (Rate it)

    Review of Radiological Physics — by Walter Huda, Richard M. Slone; Paperback (Rate it)

    Mathematics of Medical Imaging — by Charles L. Epstein; Hardcover (Rate it)


    Medical Imaging Physics

    by William R. Hendee, E. Russell Ritenour (Hardcover )

    The Physics of Medical Imaging (Medical Science Ser)

    by Steve Webb (Paperback )

    Biomedical Ultrasonics (London: Academic Press) WOODCOCK J P 1979

    Ultrasonics: Medical Physics Handbook (Bristol: Adam Hilger) Doppler methods (see also above general …”

    Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (Series in Medical Physics)

    by Steve Webb (Paperback )

    Review of Radiological Physics

    by Walter Huda, Richard M. Slone (Paperback – December 2002)


    The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging (2nd Edition)

    by Jerrold T. Bushberg, et al (Hardcover )


    Radiation Therapy Physics

    by William R. Hendee, et al (Hardcover )

    Physics of the Body (Medical Physics Series)

    by J. R. Medical Physics Cameron, et al (Paperback )

    Physics in Biology and Medicine

    by Paul Davidovits (Paperback )

    Physics in Medical Diagnosis

    by T. A. Delchar (Hardcover )

    Physics of Radiology

    by Harold Elford Johns, John Robert Cunningham (Hardcover )

    Intermediate Physics for Medicine and Biology (3rd ed) (Biological Physics Series)

    by Russell K. Hobbie $99

    Physics in Biology and Medicine by Paul Davidovits

    Physics with illustrative examples from medicine and biology, 2nd edition, by George H. Benedek, F. M. H. Villars and I. M. London


    Imaging- general


    Mathematics and Physics of Emerging Biomedical Imaging

    Committee on the Mathematics and Physics of Emerging Dynamic Biomedical Imaging, National Research Council

    ISBN: 0-309-55292-3, 260 pages, 8.5 x 11, (1996)

    This PDF is available from the National Academies Press at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog/5066.html


    William R. Hendee, Physics and applications of medical imaging

    Reviews of Modern Physics, Vol. 71, No. 2, S444-S450, 1999


    William Happer, “Medical imaging”, in AccessScience@McGraw-Hill, http://www.accessscience.com, DOI 10.1036/1097-8542.YB980480


    Imaging- polarized gases

    Quantum Spaces, 1–35 ⃝c 2008 Birkh ̈auser Verlag Basel, 2007

    Poincar ́e Seminar 2007

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging: From Spin Physics to Medical Diagnosis

    Pierre-Jean Nacher


    Articles about specific physics topics


    P.M. Walker and J. J. Carroll, Ups and downs of nuclear isomers, Physics Today, June, 2005, p.39-44

    E.N.Parker, Shielding Space Travelers, Scientific American, p.40-47, March, 2006


    Articles about specific medical issues

    Mysteries of the Mind, Scientific American special issue, 86 pages,1997

    Visionary Anatomies, National Academy of Sciences, Visionary Anatomies & the Great Divide: Art, Science & the Changing Conventions of Anatomical Representation, 1500–-2003

    By Michael Sappol, http://academia.edu/1099525/Visionary_Anatomies_and_the_Great_Divide_Art_Science_and_the_Changing_Conventions_of_Anatomical_Representation_1500_-2003



    Heavy-ion tumor therapy: Physical and radiobiological benefits

    Dieter Schardt and Thilo Elsässer

    GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung mbH (GSI), D-64291 Darmstadt, Germany

    Daniela Schulz-Ertner