PROBLEM SETS | SOLUTIONS |
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Problem Set 1: Retracing Chadwick's Discovery of the Neutron (PDF) | |

Gnumeric spreadsheets showing intermediate solutions | |

Problem Set 4: Successive Decays and Statistics (PDF)
Banana Data: Counting Activity, Background, and Efficiency (ZIP) (This Zip file contains: 6 .pdf files.) | |

Problem Set 6: Electron and Ion Interactions with Matter (PDF) | |

Problem Set 7: Neutrons, Transport, and Criticality (PDF) Problem Set 7 (ZIP) (This Zip file contains: 2 .pdf files, 1 .xlsx file, 5 .png files.)
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Problem Set 8: Biological and Chemical Effects of Radiation (PDF)
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[Not graded; no solutions provided] |

## Useful Links for Problem Sets

LINKS | CONTEXTS |
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KAERI Nuclide Table | Use this for nuclear decay and mass data. |

NIST X-Ray Transition Energies Database | Use this to find all x-ray emission energies. |

NIST Tables of X-Ray Absorption Coefficients | Use this to find all x-ray emission energies. |

JANIS Nuclear Database | Use this to find any cross section for any nuclear reaction. |

Online Graphing Calculator: Series Radioactive Decay | Use this to graphically explore the series radioactive decay equations, e.g. for Problem Set 4. |