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Physics and Astronomy - Course Details

PHYS556 (PHYS55600)

Offering:

Spring, Fall 3 Credits

Prerequisites:

Prerequisite: PHYS 550. Authorized equivalent courses or consent of instructor may be used in satisfying course pre- and co-requisites.

Description:

Theory of relativity, brief survey of systematics of nuclei and elementary particles, structure of stable nuclei, radioactivity, interaction of nuclear radiation with matter, nuclear reactions, particle accelerators, nuclear instruments, fission, nuclear reactors.

Last Updated: May 12, 2016 3:47 PM

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