Lecture 1: RDCH 702 Introduction. Class organization Outcomes Grading Chart of the nuclides Description and use of chart Data Radiochemistry introduction Atomic properties Nuclear nomenclature X-rays Types of decays Forces. RDCH 702: Introduction. Outcomes for RDCH 702
1. decay (occurs among the heavier elements)
3. Positron emission
4. Electron capture
5. Spontaneous fission
235U fission yield
Rate of decay of 131I as a function of time.