DS1OPN - Selected Topics in Nuclear Physics

Course specification
Course title Selected Topics in Nuclear Physics
Acronym DS1OPN
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Nuclear, Medical and Ecological Engineering
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      The goal Insight into the historical development of theoretical and experimental atomic physics. Application of quantum mechanics and special theory of relativity in solving problems in atomic and nuclear physics
      The outcome Learning the theoretical apparatus describing various aspects of an atom system. Learning about static and dynamic properties of nuclei (theory and applications). Learning the contemporary concepts in particle physics, including particle interactions.
      Contents of lectures Historical review of the development of nuclear physics; Bohr atom model; Zeeman effect; Nuclear spectroscopy; Electron paramagnetic resonance; Nuclear magnetic resonance; Static and dynamic properties of nuclei; Radiation interactions with matter; Nuclear detectors; Particle accelerators; Nuclear forces; Elementary particles; Standard big bang model.
      Contents of exercises
      1. P. Osmokrovic, Fundamentals of Nuclear Physics, Academic Mind, Belgrade, 2008.
      2. Nuklearna fizika - Uvod - Sa fizikom čestica, W. E. Burcham (Naučna Knjiga, 1973) (Original title)
      3. Zbirka zadataka iz nuklearne fizike, P. Osmokrović, M. Srećković (Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1994) (Original title)
      4. Zbirka rešenih zadataka iz atomske fizike, J. M. Purić, S. I. Đeniže (Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1991) (Original title)
      5. P. Osmokrovic, M. Sreckovic, Radiation detection and spectrometry instruments in nuclear physics (with tutorial for laboratory exercises), Naucna knjiga, Beograd, 1991.
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching 90 hours of lectures
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 30
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 40
      Projects 30
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 0