PHYS 636 - Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics

Overview

Course Title

Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics

Department(s)

Description

The experimental facts and elements of the quantum theories pertaining to: natural and artificial radioactivity; interaction of charged particles and gamma rays with matter; nuclear structure; emission of alpha, beta, and gamma rays; nuclear reactions and models; the weak and strong nuclear forces; neutron processes; muons; pions; strange particles, quarks.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

4

Maximum Units

4

Academic Progress Units

4

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

4

Requisites

009078

Course Schedule