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Physics 2400: Subatomic Physics

This course will be offered in Winter Term 2013. 

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.

Prerequisites: 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.
Three hours per week.


Dr. Aleksandrs Aleksejevs
Office: AS3021 (new building)
Phone: 637-6200, ext. 6302
E-Mail: aaleksejevs at grenfell dot mun dot ca

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