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NPRE-446: Interaction of Radiations with Matter I (Fall)

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Video Lectures:

Lecture 1 (8/24): Housekeeping

Lecture 2 (8/26): Radiations, interactions, matter

Lecture 3 (8/28): Atomic and nuclear physics, applications

Lecture 4 (8/31): Quantum mechanics, math

Lecture 5 (9/2): Quantum mechanics historical background and experiments

Lecture 6 (9/9): Wave-particle duality

Lecture 7 (9/11): Operator and Schrodinger equation

Lecture 8 (9/14): Born rule, statistical interpretation

Lecture 9 (9/16): Separation of variables, time-independent Schrodinger equation

Lecture 10 (9/21): Review 1

Lecture 11 (9/21): 1D Infinite Square Well

Lecture 12 (9/23): Uncertainty principle

Lecture 13 (9/28): Nuclear properties

Lecture 14 (9/30): Charge and mass distributions of nuclei

Lecture 15 (10/5): Binding Energy

Lecture 16 (10/7): Q value and separation energy

Lecture 17 (10/12): Semi-emperical mass formula

Lecture 18 (10/14): Nuclear Force

Lecture 19 (10/19): 3D Schrodinger equation

Lecture 20 (10/21): Deuteron structure

Lecture 21 (11/2): Neutron-proton scattering

Lecture 21 (11/4): Nuclear shell model

Lecture 22 (11/9): Interaction of neutron with matter: introduction

Lecture 23 (11/11): Kinematics of two-body interaction, Q equation

Lecture 24 (11/16): Energy distribution of scattered neutrons

Lecture 25 (11/18): Angular distribution of scattered neutrons

Lecture 26 (11/18): Approximations made on neutron scattering

Lecture 27 (11/30): Interaction of photon with matter: introduction

Lecture 28 (12/2): Compton scattering

Lecture 29 (12/2): Klein-Nishina cross section: angular and energy distributions


NPRE-447/521: Interaction of Radiations with Matter II (Spring)

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