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Radioactive decay

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Radioactive decay, also known as nuclear decay or radioactivity, is the process by which the nucleus of an unstable atom loses energy by emitting radiation, ...

Radioactive Decay

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Gamma Decay, Spontaneous Fission, Neutron-Rich Versus Neutron-Poor Nuclides. Binding Energy Calculations, The Kinetics of Radioactive Decay, Dating By ...

The Process of Natural Radioactive Decay - For Dummies

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Certain naturally occurring radioactive isotopes are unstable: Their nucleus breaks apart, undergoing nuclear decay. Sometimes the product of that nuclear ...

Radioactivity - HyperPhysics

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Radioactive decay rates are normally stated in terms of their half-lives, and the half-life of a given nuclear species is related to its radiation risk. The different ...

Types of Radioactive Decay and Their Effect on the Nucleus - Video ...

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What is meant by the term 'radioactive'? In this lesson we will break down the three main types of nuclear decay particles and discuss their...

Radioactive Decay - SERC

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Aug 12, 2008 ... Radioactivity and radioactive decay are spontaneous processes. Students often struggle with this concept; therefore, it should be stressed that ...

Radioactive Decay | Atomic Physics | Science | atomicarchive.com

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Radioactive Decay. Radioactivity is the spontaneous disintegration of atomic nuclei. This phenomenon was first reported in 1896 by the French physicist Henri  ...

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Dec 29, 2010 ... Mr. Andersen explains why radiation occurs and describes the major types of radiation. He also shows how alpha, beta, and gamma radiation ...
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Aug 11, 2015 ... 136 - Half-Life and Radioactive Decay In this video Paul Andersen explains how a radioactive nuclei can decay by releasing an alpha, beta, ...

Types of Radioactive Decay - Boise State University

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There are three main types of radioactive decay: alpha, beta, and gamma. Let's pause here a minute to define "decay." When an element decays the parent ...

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Types of decay | Radioactive decay | Khan Academy

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Alpha, Beta, Gamma Decay and Positron Emission.

Radioactive Decay - NDE/NDT Resource Center

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Discuss the two forms of radiation that can be released due to radioactive decay. ... Radioactive decay is the spontaneous breakdown of an atomic nucleus ...

Radioactive Half-Life - HyperPhysics

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The radioactive half-life for a given radioisotope is a measure of the tendency of the nucleus to "decay" or "disintegrate" and as such is based purely upon that ...