Curve of Binding Energy: Fission and Fusion

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Curve of Binding Energy: Fission and Fusion

2018
32 mins

See how the strong and electromagnetic forces shape the nuclei of all atoms. Focus on the curve of binding energy, which explains why heavy nuclei are prone to fission, releasing energy in the process, while light nuclei...

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Lawrence Weinstein