PHYSICS 100

Fall 2014

Materials Analysis using PIXE on a

1.1MV Tandem Electrostatic Pelletron Particle Accelerator

Syllabus

Class Lecture Notes

Lecture 1 part 1 Wednesday 9/10/14 - Friday 9/12/14

Lecture 1 part 2 Wednesday 9/10/14 - Friday 9/12/14

Lecture 2 - Monday 9/15/14

Lecture 3- Wednesday 9/17/14

Homework

Assignment #1 - Due Monday, September 15, 2014 - Hand in during class.

Assignment #2 - Due Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Hand in during class.

Assignment #3 - Due Friday, September 19, 2014 - Hand in during class.

Assignment #1 Solutions - Posted 9/16/14 @ 1:00pm

Assignment #2 Solutions - Posted 9/20/14 @ 8:45am

Assignment #3 Solutions- Posted 9/20/14 @ 8:45am

X-ray Table For the Homework/Laboratory

Laboratory

The lab is located in the basement of Science & Engineering Building room N008b and we'll all meet in the lab at 1:50 on Friday 9/19.

Lab Reports - All lab reports are due Monday, September 22, 2014 (Late points 10 per day including weekends).

Guidelines for Lab Reports

PIXE Graphs - Images of the graphs that you took in lab. You can copy the images and use them as your data in your lab report if you like.

Study Guide for In Class Quiz given on Monday, September 22, 2014.