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2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED 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.