ERIC Number: EJ407641
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
A Student Experiment to Demonstrate the Energy Loss and Straggling of Electrons in Matter.
de Bruin, M.; Huijgen, F. W. J.
Journal of Chemical Education, v67 n1 p86-88 Jan 1990
Described is an introductory experiment that allows students to directly observe and measure the linear energy transfer in matter. Illustrated are the experimental setup including the radioactive source, electronic equipment, and the detector; measurement and calculations; and the results. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A