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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 40.0806

Title: Nuclear Physics.

Definition: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the properties and behavior of atomic nuclei. Includes instruction in nuclear reaction theory, quantum mechanics, energy conservation, nuclear fission and fusion, strong and weak forces, nuclear modeling, nuclear decay, nucleon scattering, pairing, photon and electron reactions, the physics of nuclear effects, statistical methods, and research equipment operation and maintenance. See also: 14.2301) Nuclear Engineering.

Action: No Substantive Changes

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40.0806 Nuclear Physics. No substantive changes 40.0806 Nuclear Physics.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Nuclear Effects]