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Mississippi State University Department ofPHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

PH8613 - Nuclear Physics I

CATALOG DATA:
(Prerequisite: PH 4723). Nuclear two-body problem and nuclear forces. Interpretation of experimental data through a study of nuclear models. Nuclear reactions and spectroscopy.
PREREQUISITES BY TOPIC:
PH 4723
OBJECTIVES:
This course will investigate nuclear theory and experimental systems for the study of nuclear structure and reactions. This course is primarily emphasized with various research work done by the university.
TOPICS COVERED:
  1. Properties of the Nuclear Force
  2. Independent Particle Shell Model
  3. Multiparticle Shell Model
  4. Collective Models
  5. Deformed Shell Model
  6. Deformation, Superdeformation, Hyperdeformation
  7. High Spin Physics
  8. Radioactive Beams
  9. Experimental Methods
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