PHYC 463 - Nuclear Physics

Nucleus and nuclear interactions. Emphasizes experimental facts about nuclear processes in discussions of particle accelerators, detectors, radioactivity (alpha, beta, and gamma decay), interaction of radiation with matter, nuclear reactions, nuclear structure, nuclear models, and nuclear applications in science and technology. Prerequisite: PHYC 260.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 3
Permission: Y
Prerequisite: PHYC 260
Co-requisite: none