Nuclear and Particle Physics
by Jenny Thomas
Publisher: University College London 2000
Number of pages: 115
These notes will provide introductory coverage of modern particle physics, complete coverage of nuclear physics principals relevant to modern day nuclear physics usage, and comprehensive coverage of principals of particle detection and measurement.
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