Computational Nuclear Physics

Computational Nuclear PhysicsHours: 3 0 3

Basics of Fortran language, numerical techniques in low energy nuclear physics, Gamow-Teller strength distribution in nuclei, nuclear shell model and random phase approximation theories, numerical calculations of strength distribution functions, nuclear weak decays in stellar matter, effects of changing model parameters in computational codes on the calculations of distribution function and associated weak decay rates in stellar matter.

Pre-requisites: NoneCo-requisites: None

Hours: XYZ where X = Lecture, Y = Lab, Z = Credit
All hours are per week.
3 Lab hours constitute 1 credit hour
1 credit hour implies 1 lecture of 50mins per academic week. 16 weeks in total.
Pre-Requisite courses are courses required to be completed before this course may be taken
Co-Requisite courses are courses required to be taken along with this course