98.501 Radiation Safety and Control I

Radiation Safety and Control I

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 4
Course ID 1209
Status Active

This course provides a theoretical basis for radiological sciences and protection, with a rigorous review of the fundamentals of radiation physics including nuclear reactions, radioactivity and the kinetics of radioactive decay, natural and man-made radiation sources, the characteristics of ionizing radiation, radioactivity analysis, radiation dose quantities and measurement, external and internal radiation dosimetry, and radiation protection techniques.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: 95.210 Introductory Modern Physics, 92.234 Differential Equations or 92.236 Eng Differential Equations with a 'C-' or higher.