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Absorption of beta particles
1. Objectives. The objective of this laboratory is to investigate the absorption of
beta particles.
2. The
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Half-Life
1. Objectives. The objective of the lab is to experimentally determine the half -life
of 137mBa.
2. Theory.
a. Radioactivity
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Geiger-Mller Counting System
1. Objectives. The objectives of this laboratory are to
a.
Be able to connect the electronic components th
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e/m ratio
1. Objectives. The objective of this laboratory is to measure the charge to mass
ratio of an electron.
2. Theory.
a. As a cha
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Bragg Diffraction
1. Objectives. The objectives of this laboratory are
a. to understand the principles behind Bragg diffraction techniq
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Photoelectric Effect
1. Objectives. The objectives of this laboratory are
a. to verify the dependence of stopping potential on the wave
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Photon Attenuation
1. Objectives. The objectives of this laboratory exercise are:
a.
To measure the mass attenuation coefficient at a g
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The Emission Spectrum of Hydrogen
1. Objectives. The objectives of this laboratory are
a. to study the emission spectrum of hydrogen, a
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The Absorption Spectra
1. Objectives. The objective of this laboratory is to measure the wavelengths of
light absorbed by a liquid samp
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Speed of Light
1. Objectives. The objective of this laboratory is to use the Foucault method to measure
the speed of light.
2. Theory.