Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Selected Topics In Nuclear Physics I FIZ 521 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. RECEP AKKAYA
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. RECEP AKKAYA,
Course Assistants Research assitants of Nuclear Physics
Course Category
Course Objective To teach the concept related to the elective subjects of Nuclear physics at graduate level and to make students gain the ability of use of these in advanced theoretical researches
Course Content Vector sum of angular momentums, Addition of angular momentums and Clebsch-Gordan Coeffficients, Wigner-Eckart Theorem, pauli spin matrices, Symmetry conditions, Spin change-exchange operator, Motion in magnetic field
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Describes the concept of angular momentum and spin. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Explains how angular momentums are vectorally summed. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 Recognises the usage of Clebsch-Gordan coefficients in which purposes. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 List the properties of Clebsch-Gordan coefficients and applies to the problems of nuclear physics. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
5 Defines what Wigner-Eckart theorem expresses in nuclear physics and uses in a few problems. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
6 Calculates the magnetic dipole moment using the Wigner-Eckart theorem. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
7 Write Pauli spin matrices and lists their features. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
8 Describes the function of the spin change-exchange operator. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Vector sum of angular momentums
2 Addition of angular momentums
3 Clebsch-Gordan Coeffficients
4 Applications of Clebsch-Gordan Coeffficients
5 Wigner-Eckart Theorem
6 Pauli spin matrices
7 Problems
8 Calculation of magnetic dipol moment
9 MIDTERM EXAM
10 Calculation of quadrupole moment
11 Symmetry conditions
12 Spin change-exchange operator
13 Motion in magnetic field
14 Problems
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Course Notes
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Using the knowledge of undergraduate and graduate education in postgraduate level. X
2 To be able to improve themselves by following the innovations in the field of Physics which are important in the development of science and technology. X
3 To be able to make literature search, presentation, experimental setup preparation, application and explication of results. X
4 To be able to join interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary team works.
5 Sharing their concepts in seminar, symposium, conference etc. by using the skills of self-study.
6 Having the scientific and vocational wafer and defending this apprehension in every medium.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Ödev 10
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Project / Design 1 10 10
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 150
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6
dersAKTSKredisi 6