Radiochemistry Fuel Cycle Summer School 2013

 

All quizzes are in PDF

Quiz 1
Assigned:  14 June 2013
Due:  18 June 2013
Be prepared to discuss quiz in class on 17 June 2013

Lecture 1:  Introduction, Chart of the Nuclides
Lecture 2:  Nuclear Properties
Lecture 3:  Decay Kinetics
Lecture 4:  Alpha Decay

Quiz 2
Assigned:  21 June 2013
Due:  27 June 2013
Be prepared to discuss quiz in class on 26 June 2013

Lecture 5:  Beta Decay
Lecture 6:  Gamma Decay
Lecture 7:  Fission
Lecture 8:  Nuclear Models
Lecture 9: Nuclear Reactions

Use lecture notes, textbooks, Chart of the Nuclides, Table of the Isotopes, and web pages.   Show your work or reference.  If you use a spreadsheet please include what equations you used to solve the problem.

Quiz 3
Assigned:  27 June 2013
Due:  5 July 2013

Lecture 10:  Interaction of Radiation with Matter
Lecture 11:  Detectors
Lecture 12: UC Irvine tour
Lecture 13: General Atomics
Lecture 14:  Speciation
Lecture 15:  Technetium Chemistry

Use lecture notes, textbooks, Chart of the Nuclides, Table of the Isotopes, and web pages.   Show your work or reference.  If you use a spreadsheet please include what equations you used to solve the problem.

Quiz 4
Assigned:  12 July 2013
Due:  18 July 2013

Lecture 16: Uranium Chemistry
Lecture 17: Light Water Reactor Fuel
Lecture 18: Fast Reactor, Gas Cooled Reactor
Lecture 19: Fukushima Accident and Response
Lecture 20: Neptunium Chemistry
Lecture 21: Plutonium Chemistry
Lecture 22: Americium and Curium Chemistry
Lecture 23: In-reactor Fuel Speciation

last update:  Sunday, 14 July, 2013