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Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: "C-" or better in (PHYS 3740 AND (PHYS 2235 OR 3730) AND (PHYS 4410 OR 5010)) OR Graduate status in Physics/Astronomy.
An introduction to nuclear physics, including the fundamentals of nuclear structure, stability, and decay, with application to other fields, and with applications to societal issues of nuclear power and radiation safety. An introduction to elementary particle physics, including the particles, symmetries, and processes of the standard model of the strong, electromagnetic, and weak interactions, with applications to cosmology, and with emphasis on key discoveries and outstanding questions.