beta decay

Nuclear Physics

  • News
  • Everyday Physics and Investigations
  • Science Museums
  • Searches
  • Organizations
  • FAQs and Answers
  • Humor
  • History and People
  • References
  • Resources
  • Students
  • Teachers

  • Fields of Physics
  • Astronomy & Cosmology
  • Atomic
  • Electricity & Magnetism
  • Fusion
  • Motion & Forces
  • Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter, & Solid State Physics
  • Nuclear
  • Particle
  • Quantum Physics
  • Optics, Waves, & Sound
  • Thermodynamics
  • Related Fields
  • Chart of the Nuclides. Find data about nuclides.

    ABC's of Nuclear Science. A brief introduction to radiactivity, fission, fusion, and more. By CPEP.

    Nuclear Physics. Table of Isotopes, from LBNL.

    IFMSA WebLab. A natural radioactive series, showing decay products. In Italian, but still worth it.

    Radiative Decay. An interactive representation of radioactive decay (Th232, Pu241, U238, U235).

    Mössbauer Experiment. This applet allows you to adjust the experimental equipment to pick out the mössbauer line.

    Manage a nuclear power plant. See how well you can maintain a nuclear power plant!

    Beta decay. Click on isotope and see resulting isotope and half-life.

    Half Life. Interactive tutorial by U. Colorado.

    Physics Simulations. Many simulations mirrored at Mississippi State.

    Nuclear Reaction: Why Do Americans Fear Nuclear Power? Readings, interviews, etc. from PBS' Frontline.

    Nuclear Physics: Past, Present, and Future. Attractive tutorial on the physics, applications, and politics.

    Uranium Information Centre. News, lessons. From Australia.

    Table of Nuclides. Click on them to get more information.

    Physics Applets. Excellent applet on radioactivity by U. Wisconsin.