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Instructor: Haralambos Tsertos  

Content:

  • Introduction to nuclear radiation
  • Statistical distributions and experimental errors in radiation measurements
  • Interaction of nuclear radiation with matter
  • Nuclear electronics
  • Gas-filled detectors
  • Scintillation detectors
  • Semiconductor detectors
  • Introduction to nuclear spectroscopy
  • Determination of activity concentration of radioisotope
  • Dosimetry
  • Application of nuclear radiation to medicine 

Assesment: One midterm oral examination and one final presentation examination.