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Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: 'C-' or better in PHYS 2710 OR PHYS 3740 OR Graduate standing 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.