Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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FFYS7057 Nuclear and particle physics II 6 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Department of Physics and Astronomy

Learning outcomes

To widen and deepen the knowledge gained on the course Ydin- ja hiukkasfysiikka I (Nuclear and Particle Physics I). After completion the course the student understands the main principles of the theories of alpha- and beta-decay and is able to apply these theories in predicting decay probabilities. Based on the models and kinematics of nuclear reactions, the student is able to estimate reaction cross sections. The student has basic knowledge of nuclear astrophysics. The student also understands which processes affect the propagation of radiation in matter. On the experimental side, the student is familiar with the basic principles of the machines used for creating high-energy particle radiation and the detectors and detector arrangements used for detecting these particles.

Teacher responsible

Eino Valtonen

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27-Oct-2015 – 18-Dec-2015
Lectures 28 h
Tue 27-Oct-2015 - 8-Dec-2015 weekly at 12.00-14.00, XVIII, Quantum, 3rd floor
Wed 28-Oct-2015 - 9-Dec-2015 weekly at 8.00-10.00, XVIII, Quantum, 3rd floor
Exercises 12 h
Fri 6-Nov-2015 - 18-Dec-2015 weekly at 8.00-10.00, XVIII, Quantum, 3rd floor