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Classroom Experiments and Educational Materials



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Classroom Experiments

A series of experiments have been designed to introduce grade school students to phenomena commonly seen in neutron scattering. A snapshot of these experiments are listed below.

Educational Materials

  •  Chain Reaction - An NCNR associate explaining the concept of chain reactions in relation nuclear fission.


Created September 24, 2019, Updated May 4, 2020