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Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Nuclear and Particle Physics (PHYS 490 / PHYS 891)

Course Information:

Instructor: Prof. Rau
Next Session: Fall 2016

Prerequisites: PHYS 345
Exclusion: PHYS 490 or PHYS 891

Description:

A systematic introduction to nuclear and particle physics for advanced physics students. Topics include basic nuclear properties: size, mass, decay and reactions; shell model of nuclear structure; magnetic moments; gamma and beta decay; quark model of elementary particles; and strong, electromagnetic and weak interactions. 

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