Nuclear fission

Nuclear fission

A lesson about nuclear transformations and their consequences.

Physics

Author: Kovács Attila Péter

Reviewer: Horváthné Kunstár Andrea, Jóri Johanna

Keywords

atom, nucleus, nuclear power, nuclear fission, fusion, nuclear fusion, proton, neutron, nucleons, isotope, alpha decay, beta decay, Gamma decay, radioactive, nuclear force, chain reaction, fissile material, critical mass, nuclear power plant, nuclear reactor, atomic bomb, nuclear weapon, hidrogénbomba, decay process, decay chain, Otto Hahn, Fritz Strassmann, Lise Meitner, Leo Szilard, Enrico Fermi, pressurised water reactor, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, moderator material, fuel, elementary particles, atomic number, mass number, induced fission, Ernest Rutherford, uranium, plutonium, uranium ore, electron cloud, electron, helium, Nobel Prize, alchemy, atomic physics, quantum physics, quantum mechanics, physics, chemistry

Related items

Related items

Activity? Radio? Radioactivity!

This lesson presents the discovery of radioactive radiation and its positive and negative applications.

The structure of atoms

The lesson introduces you to the components of an atom.

User manual

A guide about the meaning of icons found in digital lessons and the possibilities of using them.

What did people think about the atom in the past and what do we know now?

This lesson presents the structure of the atom through the history of atomic models.

How can we group chemical reactions?

The experiments in this lesson will introduce you to the various types of chemical reactions.

Is all that chemistry dangerous?

This lesson helps to explain chemical reactions.

Added to your cart.