MP 6756: Radiation Physics
|Prerequisites:||Graduate Standing in engineering or related discipline|
|Catalog Description:||Characteristics of atomic and nuclear radiations, transition probabilities, radioactivity and isotopes, cross sections, electromagnetic radiation, neutrons, and charged particles with matter.|
|Textbooks:||John S. Lilly, Nuclear Physics; First Edition, John Wiley, 2001.|
|Instructors:||C-K Chris Wang|
|References:||James E. Turner, Atoms, Radiation, and Radiation Protection, Wiley Interscience, 1995.|
Kenneth S. Krane, Introductory Nuclear Physics, John Wiley and Sons, 1988.
Irving Kaplan, Nuclear Physics, Addison-Wesley, 1972.
Arthur Beiser, Concepts of Modern Physics, 5th Edition, McGraw Hill, 1994.
J. R. Lamarsh, Nuclear Reactory Theory, Addison-Wesley Publishing, 1966.
A. Foderaro, The Elements of Neutron Interaction Theory, the MIT Press, 1971
|Goals:||To acquaint students in NE/HP with the theories of nuclear reactions and decays, and interactions of photons, neutrons, and charged particles with matter.|