PHYS*3170 Radioactivity and Radiation Interactions

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This course will provide a fundamental understanding of radiation physics and dosimetry, as well as assist students in the development of their problem solving skills in this field. Topics will include: atomic and nuclear structure, radioactivity, interaction of radiation with matter, radiobiology, radiation dosimetry, and external radiation protection. Throughout the course, applications of radiation physics in medicine will be highlighted.

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Course Prerequisites

(1 of IPS*1510, MATH*1210, MATH*2080), (MATH*2170 or MATH*2270)

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