Unformatted text preview: α particles is incident on a silver foil 10-6 cm thick. Assume Rutherford scattering, find the following parameters: (a) the distance of closest approach(head-on collision), (b) The impact parameter for 90° scattered α particles. (c) What fraction of the incident ions will be backscattered at angles of more than 90°?...
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This note was uploaded on 12/30/2011 for the course OEM 154 taught by Professor Chow during the Fall '11 term at University of Central Florida.
- Fall '11