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Radiation Physics (2) 301503456

 

Instructor Saed Dababneh               Homepage            email:     bau1@dababneh.com (Please use only this email account for the purpose of this course).

 

Prerequisites

301503356.

General course content

•       Radiation sources and interactions (review)

•       Counting statistics

•       General properties of radiation detectors

•       Gamma spectroscopy with scintillation and semiconductor detectors

•       Neutron detectors

•       Detection of charged particles

•       Nuclear electronics, instrumentation and pulse processing

•       Background radiation

•       Passive and active shields and background suppression

•       Radiation doses and effect of radiation on living organisms

•       Radiation protection

•       Applications (radioactive dating, medical and industrial applications)

                                                                                                    

Text

 

Atoms, Radiation, and Radiation Protection (Third Edition), by James E. Turner. Wiley.

 

Grading

 

First Exam

20%

Second Exam

20%

HW’s and quizzes

10%

Final Exam

50%

 

Class

 

·         Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday             11:00 – 12:00

 

General instructions

 

Homeworks

•       Homeworks are due after one week unless otherwise announced.

•       Remarks or questions marked in red without being announced as Homeworks should be also seriously considered!

•       Some tasks can (or should) be sent by email.

 

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Lecture Notes and Exams

               

•       Part-1.

•       Part-2.

•       Part-3.

•       Part-4.

•       Part-5.

•       Part-6.

 

Downloads

 

Atomic Weights.

Constants.

NuChart.

 

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