Femtophysics: A Short Course on Particle Physics

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Prerequisites: Physics 210A. (F) The first of a two-quarter course in solid-state physics. The figure to the right shows how the magic numbers appear. An early Physics Prize (1920) was given to Charles E. Stable nuclides lie along the bottom of this energy valley, while increasingly unstable nuclides lie up the valley walls, that is, have weaker binding energy. Covers a range of solid-state phenomena that can be understood within an independent particle description.

Pages: 220

Publisher: Pergamon (January 15, 1990)

ISBN: 0080369421

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