Radioanalytical Chemistry and Applications of Nuclear Techniques

Course Information
TitleΡΑΔΙΟ-ΑΝΑΛΥΤΙΚΗ ΧΗΜΕΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΠΥΡΗΝΙΚΗΣ ΧΗΜΕΙΑΣ / Radioanalytical Chemistry and Applications of Nuclear Techniques
CodeΚ316
FacultySciences
SchoolChemistry
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600015209

Programme of Study: PPS-Tmīma CΗīmeías (2016-sīmera)

Registered students: 9
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
THEŌRĪTIKĪ CΗĪMEIA KAI CΗĪMIKĪ EKPAIDEUSĪOptional Courses745
CΗĪMIKĪ ANALYSĪ-PERIVALLON-ĪLEKTROCΗĪMEIAOptional Courses745
CΗĪMIKĪ SYNTHESĪ-VIOCΗĪMEIA KAI VIOEFARMOGESElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)745
CΗĪMIKĪ TECΗNOLOGIA KAI VIOMĪCΗANIKĪ CΗĪMEIAOptional Courses745

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600145655
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge of the principles of Radiochemistry- Nuclear Chemistry Knowledge of the experimental set up of Radiochemistry- Nuclear Chemistry Practice in radiation measurements and analysis of the results Knowledge of the principles techniques and applications of Radiochemistry-Nuclear Chemistry
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Principles of radiochemistry. Radioactivity. Radioactive decay, α., β. and γ.decay. Radioactive equilibrium. Interaction of the nuclear radiation with the matter. The measurement of the nuclear radiation. Nuclear reactions. Natural radioactivity. Radioactive elements in the environment. Uranium and applications. Methods for determination of radioactive elements. Nuclear wastes treatment. Radiochemical and nuclear methods of analysis (radioanalytical chemistry). Neutron activation analysis, x-rays fluorescence. Radioactive tracers. Radioactive dating methods. Production of radioisotopes-Radiopharmacy. Application of radioisotopes and radiations in the chemistry, medicine, biology and technology. The biological effects of the nuclear radiation and radioprotection. Laboratory : Detection and measurement of nuclear radiation, measurement statistics, dead- time determination, absorption of nuclear radiation by the matter, alpha- and gamma-ray spectroscopy, natural radioactivity, determination of uranium and thorium. XRF, NAA, kinetics study by radiotracers
Keywords
radiochemistry, radioactivity, radionuclides
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures451.8
Laboratory Work451.8
Written assigments200.8
Exams150.6
Total1255
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
βιβλίο στη ραδιοχημεία
Additional bibliography for study
ξένη βιβλιογραφία, δημοσιεύσεις
Last Update
09-02-2020