PHYS 314

Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: part of 413B

Applications of quantum physics to atomic nuclei; nuclear properties, structure, models and modes of decay. Radioactivity and applications in industry, medicine, archaeology and cosmology. Fission and fusion.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PHYS 313, PHYS 413B.
  • Normally offered in alternate years.
  • Students are advised to consult the department to determine when the course is offered.


Pre- or Co-requisites:


Undergraduate course in Physics offered by the Department of Physics and Astronomy in the Faculty of Science.

Summer Fall Spring

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