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270271 VO Radio Chemistry 1 (2020W)

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates



Do 11-12:30 virtuell (BigBlueButton via moodle)
Start: 8.10.2020


Aims, contents and method of the course

Introduction to radiochemistry with emphasis of the history of nuclear science, structure of the nucleus, radioactive decay, natural and artificial radioactivity, radioactive equilibrium, decay chains, radiation effects, detection and quantitative measurement of a- and ß-particles and ?-radiation, fission, nuclear reactors, various dating methods, neutron activation analysis, tracer techniques.

Assessment and permitted materials

oral examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Introduction to radiochemistry, theoretical background for the laboratory course "Determination of radionuclides in environmental samples"

Examination topics

Reading list

K.H. Lieser, C. Keller, W. Schulze

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Fr 19.03.2021 14:09