Typical Experiments for Practical Work – TP in Nuclear Physics

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As a historical leader in nuclear physics, ORTEC offers a free set of practical works that can be used directly or adapted to the needs of your students.

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ORTEC offers teachers a set of practical works that can be used in the state or adapted to your objectives.

These files are free 

Experiment 1 Introduction to Electronic Signal Analysis in Nuclear Radiation Measurements
Experiment 2 Geiger Counting
Experiment 3 Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy Using NaI(Tl)
Experiment 4 Alpha Spectroscopy with Silicon Charged Particle Detectors
Experiment 5 Energy Loss with Heavy Charged Particles (Alphas)
Experiment 6 Beta Spectroscopy
Experiment 7 High-Resolution Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy
Experiment 8 High-Resolution X-Ray Spectroscopy
Experiment 9 Time Coincidence Techniques and Absolute Activity Measurements
Experiment 10 Compton Scattering
Experiment 11 The Proportional Counter and Low-Energy X-Ray Measurements
Experiment 13 Gamma-Gamma Coincidence with Angular Correlation
Experiment 14 Nuclear Lifetimes and the Coincidence Method
Experiment 15 Rutherford Scattering of Alphas from Thin Gold Foil and Other Optional Metal Foils
Experiment 19 Gamma-Ray Decay Scheme and Angular Correlation for 60Co
Experiment 20 A Study of the Decay Scheme of 244Cm by an Alpha and X-Ray Coincidence Experiment
Experiment 24 Measurements in Health Physics
Experiment 25 Time-of-Flight Spectroscopy
Experiment 26 Fission Fragment Energy Loss Measurements from 252Cf
Experiment-27 Positron Annihilation Lifetime Spectrometry

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