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Flashcards - Modern Physics Overview

Flashcards - Modern Physics Overview
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fission
In nuclear physics and nuclear chemistry, nuclear fission is either a nuclear reaction or a radioactive decay process in which the nucleus of an atom splits into smaller parts
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An anode is an electrode through which conventional current flows into a polarized electrical device
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anode
An anode is an electrode through which conventional current flows into a polarized electrical device
fission
In nuclear physics and nuclear chemistry, nuclear fission is either a nuclear reaction or a radioactive decay process in which the nucleus of an atom splits into smaller parts
fusion
In nuclear physics, nuclear fusion is a nuclear reaction in which two or more atomic nuclei come close enough to form one or more different atomic nuclei and subatomic particles
Nuclear physics
Nuclear physics is the field of physics that studies atomic nuclei and their constituents and interactions
Henri Becquerel
Antoine Henri Becquerel was a French physicist, Nobel laureate, and the first person to discover evidence of radioactivity

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