An introduction to nuclear and particle physics.
Topics include nuclear properties and models; radioactive dating; fission;
nuclear reactors; accelerators; the detection, classification, and
properties of subatomic particles. Applications in areas such as ecology,
dosimetry, medical physics and nuclear astrophysics are discussed.
Level III Advanced Mathematics or Mathematics 1090. It is recommended
that students have completed at least one of Level II and Level III high
school physics courses.
Lectures: Three hours per week.