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Nuclear Physics

By W. N. Cottingham,D. A. Greenwood

ISBN-10: 0521651492

ISBN-13: 9780521651493

ISBN-10: 0521657334

ISBN-13: 9780521657334

This transparent and concise creation to nuclear physics presents a very good foundation for a center undergraduate path during this sector. The e-book opens by way of surroundings nuclear physics within the context of user-friendly particle physics after which indicates how uncomplicated types grants an figuring out of the houses of nuclei, either of their flooring states and excited states, and in addition of the character of nuclear reactions. The ebook additionally contains chapters on nuclear fission, its software in nuclear strength reactors, the function of nuclear physics in power creation and nucleosynthesis in stars. This moment version comprises a number of extra issues: muon-catalysed fusion, the nuclear and neutrino physics of supernovae, neutrino mass and neutrino oscillations, and the organic results of radiation. an information of simple quantum mechanics and targeted relativity is thought. Appendices take care of different extra really good subject matters. each one bankruptcy ends with a suite of difficulties for which define options are provided.

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