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An Advanced Course in Modern Nuclear Physics

  • José M. Arias
  • Manuel Lozano
Textbook

Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 581)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Thomas William Donnelly
    Pages 39-69
  3. Alfredo Poves, Frederic Nowacki
    Pages 70-101
  4. Witold Nazarewicz
    Pages 102-140
  5. Francesco Iachello
    Pages 141-154
  6. Elvira Moya de Guerra
    Pages 155-194
  7. David M. Brink
    Pages 233-258
  8. Ronald C. Johnson
    Pages 259-291
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 343-346

About this book

Introduction

The field of nuclear physics is entering the 21st century while experiencing a strong revival. On the one hand it is changing qualitatively through new experimental developments that allow us to direct radioactive and other exotic probes to target nuclei, and spark off extremely energetic nuclear collisions. Also, the impressive sophistication of new detector systems leads us to expect a number of new discoveries in the near future. On the other hand many new applications have appeared in fields as diverse as medicine, industry, art, archaeology and the environmental sciences. This book is a set of extended lectures on basic and new topics, that gives a tutorial introduction to the field of modern nuclear physics. It is ideally suited to bridging the gap between the standard textbook material and the research literature, and provides the necessary foundation for acting as those who intend to work in any of the many disciplines where nuclear science and technology is going to play an important role in the future.

Keywords

Antimatter Boson Experiment nuclear matter nuclear models nuclear physics

Editors and affiliations

  • José M. Arias
    • 1
  • Manuel Lozano
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Física Atómica, Molecular y NuclearUniversidad de SevillaSevillaEspaña

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-44620-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-42409-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-44620-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0075-8450
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