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270272 UE Radiochemistry Lab course (2017S)

6.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie
Continuous assessment of course work

Voraussetzung für die Teilnahme: Radiochemie I

Anmeldung unter: gabriele.wallner@univie.ac.at


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


max. 12 participants
Language: German



start at the beginning of summer term; duration 2 weeks; excursion to AKH


Aims, contents and method of the course

environmental samples, as e.g. soils, sediments, bones and water samples will be analysed with regard to natural and anthropogenic radionuclides. Modern separation methods will be used and the students will get practice in producing thin alpha-sources. a- and ß-emitters as well as gamma-emitters will be measured quantitatively and the results will be validated with respect to its significance for radiation protection.

Assessment and permitted materials

protocols, discussion at the end of the practicum

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

A Radiochemie I certificate is pre-requisite!!!
The students will learn modern methods to separate and measure different natural and artificial radionuclides.

Examination topics

Continous assessment, exam at the end of the course

Reading list

Lehrbücher der Radiochemie, Praktikumsunterlagen

Association in the course directory


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