Chemistry and Applications of Radioactive Isotopes and Radiations

Course Information
TitleΧημεία και Εφαρμογές Ραδιενεργών Ισοτόπων και Ακτινοβολιών / Chemistry and Applications of Radioactive Isotopes and Radiations
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID40003148

Programme of Study: PPS of School of Chemistry (2014-2015)

Registered students: 8
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Inorganic Chemistry and Chemistry of Inorganic MaterialsCompulsory Course1110

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Course content: - Structure and properties of atomic nuclei – Radioactivity - Nuclear radiations and their interaction with the matter - Biologic interactions of radiation (an introduction to health physics and radiation protection) - The measurement of the nuclear radiation: Theory and laboratory practice - The nuclear reactions and their applications - Actinides: Formation and chemical behavior - Nuclear Energy: Production and environmental impact - An introduction to radioanalytical chemistry - Particle accelerators and their applications to materials science and to the art. - Applications of radioactive isotopes and radiations to the medical diagnostic and therapy - Radiochronology
radioactivity, radiation, detectors, isotopes, nuclides, nuclear reactions
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Laboratory Work
Reading Assigment
Written assigments
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
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