Computational Nuclear Chemistry

CEM987 Sec 002 - Schedule - Fall 2009


Topic 1

Heavy Charged Particle Stopping

SRIM

http://www.srim.org/

Knoll, Radiation Detection and Measurement, Chapter 2

Leo, Techniques for Nuclear and Particle Physics, Chapter 2

Loveland, Morrissey, and Seaborg, Modern Nuclear Chemistry, Chapter 17

SRIM Lab - Wednesday, Sept 16, 2009

SRIM homework - due Tuesday, Sept 22, 2009


Topic 2

Projectile Fragmentation and Beam Preparation

LISE++

http://groups.nscl.msu.edu.lise

LISE Code - Tarasov and Bazin, NIM B 266, 4657 (2008)

EPAC parametrization - Summerer and Blank, PRC 61, 034607 (2000)

Nuclear fragmentation - Gaimard and Schmidt, NPA 531, 709 (1991)

A1900 separator - Morrissey et al., NIM B 204, 90 (2003)

Momentum distributions - Morrissey PRC 39, 460 (1989)

LISE-A Lab - Wednesday, Sept 23, 2009

LISE-A Homework - due Tuesday, Sept 29, 2009

LISE-B Lab - Wednesday, Sept 30, 2009

LISE-B Homework - due Tuesday, Oct 6, 2009

LISE-C Lab - Wednesday, October 7, 2009

LISE-C Homework - due Tuesday, October 13, 2009


Topic 3

Fusion Evaporation Reactions

PACE (within LISE++)

http://groups.nscl.msu.edu.lise

Gavron PRC 21, 230 (1980)

PACE Lab - Wednesday, October 14, 2009

PACE Homework - due Tuesday, October 20, 2009


Topic 4

Electron transport

CASINO

http://www.gel.usherbrooke.ca/casino/index.html

Drouin et al., Scanning 29, 92 (2007)

Hovington et al., Scanning 19, 1 (1997)

Joy et al., Scanning 11, 176 (1989)

Energetics of beta decay - Loveland, Morrissey and Seaborg, Chapter 7

Details on electron stopping are included in the references for Topic 1: Heavy charged particle stopping

CASINO Lab - Wednesday, October 21, 2009

CASINO Homework - due Tuesday, October 27, 2009


Topic 5

PC-based MCA

Canberra GENIE system

http://www.canberra.com/pdf/Products/SW_pdf/C37150-G2K-Basic-Spect.pdf

Leo, Techniques for Nuclear and Particle Physics, Chapters 8 and 9

Scintillation Products Catalog from St. Gobains

Burle 8575-type PMT

21-pin PMT base for 8575-type

GENIE-A Lab - Wednesday, October 28, 2009

GENIE-A Homework - due Tuesday, November 10, 2009

GENIE-B Lab - Wednesday, November 4, 2009

GENIE-B Homework - due Tuesday, November 10, 2009

GENIE-C Lab - Wednesday, November 11, 2009

GENIE-C Homework - due Tuesday, November 17, 2009


Topic 6

NSCL DAQ and SpecTcl

NSCL DAQ website

Linux primer

NSCL-DAQ Blue Book

VME FAQs

CAEN 775 VME ADC

NSCLDaq-A Lab - Wednesday, November 18, 2009

NSCLDaq-A Homework - due Tuesday, November 24, 2009

NSCLDaq-B Lab - Wednesday, December 2, 2009

NSCLDaq-B Homework - due Tuesday, December 8, 2009

NSCLDaq-C Lab - Wednesday, December 9, 2009


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