Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Advanced Nuclear Physics II FIZ 520 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. EMRE TABAR
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. EMRE TABAR,
Course Assistants Research assistants of Nuclear Physics
Course Category
Course Objective The importance of the nuclear physics will be taught then the developments in the world and the role of nuclear physics with its economic contributions will be expressed by explaining the fundamental aspects of the nuclear theory, by explaining the structure of the radioactive decays and nuclear reactions in the nuclear structure
Course Content Radioactive Decay, Measurement of Nuclear Radiation, Alfa, Beta and Gamma Decays
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Lists the basic features of the atomic nucleus. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Identify radioactivity and explains radioactive decay laws. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 Describe briefly the decay types and writes. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 Defines natural radioactivity. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
5 Express the radiation measurement units. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
6 Save briefly the theories of alpha, beta and gamma decay. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Radioactive Decay Laws [1] pp 160-169
2 Multiplying of Produce Activity [1] pp 169-173
3 Decays Subspecies [1] pp 173-181
4 Radiation Measure Units [1] pp 181-192
5 Interaction with Material of Radiation [1] pp 192-207
6 Semiconductor Dedectors [1] pp 207-220
7 The Measuremet of Nuclear Life [1] pp 220-230
8 The Other Dedector Class [1] pp 230-246
9 MIDTERM EXAM
10 Basic Alpha Decay Reactions [1] pp 246-251
11 The Theory of Alpha Excitations [1] pp 251-261
12 Beta Decay [1] pp 272-295
13 The Physics of Neutruno [1] pp 295-315
14 Gamma Decay [1] pp 327-361
Resources
Course Notes [1] Krane K. S., Nükleer Fizik 1. Cilt çev. Ed. Şarer B., Palme Yayıncılık, 2001, Ankara
Course Resources [2] Soloviev S.G., Theory of Complex Nuclei Pergamon Pres, Oxford 1976
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. Proje / Tasarım 85
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 4 4
Assignment 1 8 8
Project / Design 1 15 15
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 12 12
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 149
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.96
dersAKTSKredisi 6