Lecture Notes
My handwritten lecture notes are available below.
Lecture 1: Course Introduction, Characteristics of RF
Lecture 2: Selective Excitation, SmallTipAngle Solution, and Excitation kSpace
Lecture 3: Excitation kspace examples in 1D, and the duality of excitation and reception.
Lecture 4: 2D spiral excitation pulse design
Lecture 5: 2D spiral excitation pulse design: practical issues
Lecture 6: EPI spatial pulses
Lecture 7: Spectralspatial pulses
Lecture 8: Rotations and the Spin Domain
Lecture 9: Forward and Inverse SLR Transform
Lecture 10: Designing RF pulses with the inverse SLR transform
Lecture 11: Design relations for the spin domain polynomials
Designing Spin Echoes Slides
Lecture 12: Adiabatic inversion pulses
Lecture 13: Adiabatic rotations
Lecture 14: Parallel transmit
Lecture 15: Applications of parallel transmit
Additional Topics: This is a collection of topics we didn't get to this year, including large flip angle 2D pulses, spectralspatial refocusing pulses, UTE excitation pulses and short T2 contrast generation, and pulse pairs and self refocusing pulses.
