nuclear physics

NUCLEAR PHYSICS

Studies of the nuclear many-body system. Nuclear structure and interactions, nuclear reactions in astrophysics, nuclear matter under extreme conditions, precision measurements of critical information to nucleosynthesis along the r- and rp-process paths. Low-energy experiments in fundamental interactions and symmetries. Production, cooling and trapping of rare isotopes, R&D for the Rare Isotope Accelerator (RIA) project. Non-nucleonic degrees of freedom in nuclei and phenomena requiring a quark description. Coherent nuclear scattering. Exotic nuclear structure.

Nuclear Physics Faculty


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Guy Savard
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John Schiffer
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