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Nuclear and Particle Physics - Vimal Kumar Jain

About the Book
The book Nuclear and Particle Physics is an introductory text for undergraduate and postgraduate students of physics. The book contains fifteen chapters and each chapter is provided with objective type questions, solved examples and exercises.

The text has been presented in a simple manner that helps student to grasp the subject matter easily. The students will find a fair amount of detail in the examples and derivation given in the text. The book deals with the size, shape and properties of nuclei, electric and magnetic moments, radioactivity and radioactive decays, nuclear models, nuclear reactions including fission and fusion, nuclear detectors. Elementary particles and their classification, quark model, standard model are also briefly discussed

Contents :
Preface
Introduction
Elements of Quantum Mechanics
3. Basic Nuclear Properties
4. Liquid Drop Model and Semi-Empirical Mass Formula
5. Nuclear Models
6. Radioactivity
7. Alpha Decay
8. Beta Decay
9. Gamma Decay
10. Two Nucleon Problem and Nuclear Force
11. Nuclear Reactions
12. Fission and Fusion
13. Nuclear Detectors
14. Elementary Particles
15. Quark Model
Solved Examples
Objective Type Questions
Exercises
Bibliography
Index

About the Author
Dr. Vimal Kumar Jain,
Alexander von Humboldt Fellow, received his Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur in 1977. He is former Professor and Head of Physics Department at Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak. He was a Professor of Applied Science in P.D.M. College of Engineering, Bahadurgarh, Professor and Head of ECE Department, Vidya College of Engineering, Meerut. At present he is Professor of Physics, IIMT Engineering College, Meerut. He was a Visiting Professor at Instituto de Fisica, Universidad Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is working in the field of electron paramagnetic resonance and published four review articles and more than hundred research papers in National and International Journals. He supervised the research work of several M.Phil. and Ph.D. students and worked on various sponsored research projects. He has authored books on Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy, Classical Mechanics and Quantum Mechanics, Solid State Physics and Laser Systems and Applications.

 

Author

Vimal Kumar Jain

Imprint

Ane Books Pvt. Ltd.

ISBN

9789384726188

Published On

2016

Cover Price

Rs 1,695.00

Cover

Hardback

No. of pages

370

   
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