480-4015/01 – Applied Nuclear Physics (AJF)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of PhysicsCredits5
Subject guarantorDoc. Dr.RNDr. Petr AlexaSubject version guarantorDoc. Dr.RNDr. Petr Alexa
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type A
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2018/2019Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEI, USPIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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ALE02 Doc. Dr.RNDr. Petr Alexa
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To apply and practically use nuclear physics.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Experimental work in labs

Summary

The subject is focused on the most important applications of nuclear methods in practice.

Compulsory literature:

Lilley J. S.: Nuclear Physics: Principles and Applications, Wiley, 2001. Vértes A. a kol.: Nuclear Methods in Mineralogy and Geology, Plenum Press, London, 1998.

Recommended literature:

H. Semat, Introduction to Atomic and Nuclear Physics, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1962.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Completing of selected tasks.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Systematic preparation for lectures

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Compendium of nuclear physics (structure and properties of atomic nuclei, radioactivity and nuclear reactions). 2. Detectors in nuclear and particle physics (gas, scintillation and semiconductor detectors, nuclear emulsions, calorimeters). 3. Sources of ionizing radiation (natural, artificial). 4. Accelerators (linear, circular). 5. Interaction of ionizing radiation with matter. 6. Dosimetry. Dosimetric measurements. 7. Nuclear dating techniques. 8. Nuclear analytical methods. 9. Nuclear imaging methods. 10. Nuclear magnetic resonance. 11. Applications in material research. 12. Applications in medicine and food processing. 13. Nuclear reactors. Nuclear fusion. 14. Excursion.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2018/2019 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  16
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Obligatory laboratory measurements and complete reports of all measurements.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (N0533A110006) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type A study plan
2019/2020 (N0533A110006) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type A study plan
2019/2020 (N1701) Physics (1702T001) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N1701) Physics (1702T001) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

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