Topics in Nuclear Theory

Course Information
TitleΘΕΜΑΤΑ ΠΥΡΗΝΙΚΗΣ ΘΕΩΡΙΑΣ / Topics in Nuclear Theory
CodeΠΣΕ101
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorGeorgios Lalazissis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40003072

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physics (2012-today)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreSpecial Election844

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600100262
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
the student understand how a theoretical nuclear structure model is derived and they are able to make their own very simple models
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
Liquid drop model-Semi empirical mass formula-Saturation of nuclear forces-Basic principles of nuclear scattering T-matrix, electron scattering from nuclei, nuclear mass distribution, nuclear charge distribution. Electromagnetic moments and transitions. Collective excitations in liquid drop model: vibrations, rotations, nuclear fission. Properties of the fundamental nuclear interaction. Deuterium. Nuclear effective interactions. Nuclear models: Fermi gas model, nuclear shell model, nuclear mean field model. Pairing correlation. BCS approximation. RPA model and collective vibrations.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures872.9
Written assigments301
Exams30.1
Total1204
Last Update
30-06-2016