Period (from – till): 3 September 2018 - 9 November 2018
Renée Allebrandi, MA (course registration)
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS COURSE IS TAUGHT IN EINDHOVEN
In this course the basic notions from atom and nuclear physics are treated. From atomic physics we will discuss: waves and particles, atom models of Rutherford and Bohr, the Schrödinger equation, quantum numbers, x-rays and x-ray tubes. From nuclear physics we will discuss: structure and elementary properties of the nucleus, chart of nuclides, binding energies, atom masse, Q-values, radioactivity with alpha beta and gamma decay.
Literature/study material used:
Material for study and exercises are available during lectures; Modern physics by Kenneth Krane, 3rd
Please register at TU/e, course code 8CM10, at least 2 weeks before start of the course. Osiris registration will be done retroactively when results from the TU/e are received.
Optional for students in other GSLS Master’s programme: