22.903 Photon and Neutron Scattering Spectroscopy and Its Applications in Condensed Matter

As taught in: Spring 2005

A photograph looking dow into the High Flux Isotope Reactor at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory's High Flux Isotope Reactor. (Image courtesy of Oak Ridge National Laboratory.)

Level:

Graduate

Instructors:

Prof. Sow-Hsin Chen

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to discuss modern techniques of generation of x-ray photons and neutrons and then follow with selected applications of newly developed photon and neutron scattering spectroscopic techniques to investigations of properties of condensed matter which are of interest to nuclear engineers.