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Course Unit Title : Nuclear Radiation Measurement Techniques
Course Unit Code : 01FZK5124
Type of Course Unit : Optional
Level of Course Unit : Second Cycle
Year of Study : 1
Semester : 1.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 6,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants :
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : 1) to know classification of radiation types.
2) to gain theoretical knowledge about dosimetry.
3) to learn principles of radiation detectors.
4) to gain further knowledge about atmospheric radon measurement techniques.
5) to learn radioactivity counting statistics and sample preparation techniques.
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : Radiation sources, activity, emission rate, radiation quantities and units, radiation fields, interaction of radiation with matter, dosimetry, assessment of exposures from natural and man-made sources, radiation detectors, special topics (radon measurement techniques), radioactivity counting statistics, sample preparation techniques.
Languages of Instruction : Turkish
Course Goals : to teach radiation measurement techniques
Course Aims : To give detailed information about radiation and to teach radiation measurement methods.
WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook :
Additional Resources :
Material Sharing
Documents :
Assignments :
Exams :
Additional Material :
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, Practical Courses, Presentation, Seminar, Project, Laboratory Applications (if necessary)
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Student workload surveys utilized to determine ECTS credits.
Activity :
Number Duration Total  
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week) :
14 3 42  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
14 3 42  
Homeworks :
5 10 50  
Presentation :
0 0 0  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 15 15  
Finals :
1 20 20  
Workload Hour (30) :
30  
Total Work Charge / Hour :
169  
Course's ECTS Credit :
6      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
1 50
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
5 50
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
0 0
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
   
TOTAL :
100
The ratio of the term to success :
50
The ratio of final to success :
50
TOTAL :
100
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 Definitions and Interpretations
  Study Materials: Sabol J., Weng P. S., ?Introduction to Radiation Protection Dosimetry? World Scientific, Singapore, 1995.
2 Interactions of Radiation with Matter
  Study Materials: Sabol J., Weng P. S., ?Introduction to Radiation Protection Dosimetry? World Scientific, Singapore, 1995.
3 Theoretical Aspects of Radiation Dosimetry
  Study Materials: Shani G., ?Radiation dosimetry: instrumentation and methods?, CRC Press, Florida, 2001.
4 Gas Ionization Detectors
  Study Materials: M. F. L'Annunziata, ?Handbook of radioactivity analysis?, Academic Press, San Diego,1998.
5 Solid State Nuclear Track Detectors
  Study Materials: M. F. L'Annunziata, ?Handbook of radioactivity analysis?, Academic Press, San Diego,1998.
6 Special Topics I: Radon Measurement Techniques, Passive Devices
  Study Materials: Durrani S. A., Ilic R., Radon ?Measurements by Etched Track Detectors? World Scientific, Singapore, 1997
7 Special Topics II: Radon Measurement Techniques, Active Devices
  Study Materials: Durrani S. A., Ilic R., Radon ?Measurements by Etched Track Detectors? World Scientific, Singapore, 1997
8 Semiconductor Detectors
  Study Materials: M. F. L'Annunziata, ?Handbook of radioactivity analysis?, Academic Press, San Diego,1998.
9 Principles and Applications of Scintillation Analysis
  Study Materials: M. F. L'Annunziata, ?Handbook of radioactivity analysis?, Academic Press, San Diego,1998.
10 Midterm
 
11 Radioactivity Counting Statistics
  Study Materials: M. F. L'Annunziata, ?Handbook of radioactivity analysis?, Academic Press, San Diego,1998.
12 Radioactivity Counting Statistics
  Study Materials: M. F. L'Annunziata, ?Handbook of radioactivity analysis?, Academic Press, San Diego,1998.
13 Sample Preparation Techniques
  Study Materials: M. F. L'Annunziata, ?Handbook of radioactivity analysis?, Academic Press, San Diego,1998.
14 Evaluation