A Tour of the Nucleus and Nuclear Forces

S1, E1: A Tour of the Nucleus and Nuclear Forces

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S1 E1: Take a whirlwind tour of nuclear physics, getting a glimpse of the rich array of topics and concepts you will cover in this course. Professor Weinstein explains the constituents of the nucleus; what holds the nucleus together, its role in determining atomic identity; and the nature of isotopes. He introduces two key tools: the periodic table of elements and the table of nuclides.