This is a fundamental course to understand the building blocks of the matter. Also the applications of the building blocks of the  matter will be discussed too.

Topic

June

 

15

Introduction to Atomic & Nuclear Physics course, (Pre-Test)

15

Structure of the Atom. What’s inside?, Atomic Spectra

22

Bohr’s model of the atom

22

Wave mechanics & the Hydrogen Atom

29

Multi-electron atom

29

Chemical properties of the elements and the Periodic Table

July

06

Quantum Mechanics and Newtonian Mechanics-some philosophical issues

06

Structure of the Nucleus, What’s inside?

13

Nuclear Reactions, spontaneous decay of a nucleus

13

Stability of the nucleus-Fission & Fusion

20

Biological Effects of radio-activity

20

Applications of Nuclear physics in Medicine and other fields

27

Questions about the Nucleus

27

Post-test (Timelines due date-post on LMS)