Spring 2020

ECE 472: Biomedical Ultrasound Imaging




3020 ECEB

     11:00-12:20 T Th

Pengfei Song






Course Instructor:

Pengfei Song, Beckman Institute 4041, Ph: (217) 300-9763, e-mail: songp@illinois.edu


Text (recommended):

Fundamentals of Biomedical Ultrasound, Richard Cobbold, Oxford University Press 2007. 


Grading Policy

Homework Problems

30% of total

Mid-term exams

40% of total

Final Exam

30% of total


Homework Policy

Problems are due during the class period the Thursday after assigned. Turn in each problem on a separate sheet of paper. No late homework will be accepted. Any problems requiring coding should also have an electronic code turned in. Under exceptional circumstances, the student should see the instructor.



Two mid-term exams and a final exam are scheduled as follows:

Mid-term Exam I:

February 27, 2020 – In class

Mid-term Exam II:

April 9, 2020 – In class


Final Exam:

May 8, 2020 – 7:00 PM


Office Hours

Location: Beckman 4041     Time: 4:00-5:00 PM, Tuesday and Thursday             Other appointments available upon request


Power Point Slides

Homework Problems

Discussion Papers

Official Course Description