Science - Course - Nuclear Physics

  • Course Code: PHYS453
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.: 2Lec.,2Lab)
  • Course Type: Departmental Elective (DE)

Course Description

Rutherford scattering, cross-sections, radioactive decay law, chain decays, radioactive dating, size and shape of nuclei, binding energy, liquid drop model, nuclear stability, beta decays, spontaneous fission, alpha decay, nuclear collisions, induced fission and fission reactors, shell model, magic numbers.