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PHYS 570 - Introduction to Synchrotron Radiation

Course Description: 

Production and characterization of synchrotron radiation, dynamical and kinematical diffraction, absorption and scattering processes, x-ray optics for synchrotron radiation and x-ray detectors. Overview of experimental techniques including XAFS, XPS, SAXS, WAXS, diffraction, inelastic x-ray scattering, fluorescence spectroscopy, microprobe, tomography and optical spectroscopy.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None