Apr 01, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

NMT 101 - Foundations of Radiation Science


3 credits
This course includes an introduction to atomic nuclei, nuclear decay and ionizing radiation (especially gamma- and X-rays). Instrumentation used to detect radiation will be considered along with the effects of radiation on biological systems. This course will include guest lectures from a wide range of specialties including physics, chemistry, biology and nuclear medicine. 3 lec.