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Scattering Concepts

Index page within Hyperphysics site that leads to all pages on scattering topics including Rutherford Scattering.

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Rutherford Scattering

Definition of Rutherford scattering: The scattering of alpha particles by a thin sheet of gold foil.

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Elastic and Inelastic Collision

Java Applet simulating elastic and fully inelastic collisions - demonstrating the conservation of momentum.

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Elastic Collision

An elastic collision is defined as one in which both conservation of momentum and conservation of kinetic energy are observed.

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Scattering of light in the atmosphere

Find out how light scattering makes the sky blue and clouds white.

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Rutherford Scattering: Thomson Model of an Atom

A simulation of the Rutherford scattering experiment.

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Compton Scattering

Arthur H. Compton observed the scattering of x-rays from electrons in a carbon target and found scattered x-rays with a longer wavelength than those incident upon the target.

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Hyperphysics - Nuclear Scattering Cross Section

Theory of nuclear scattering cross section and relation to Rutherford's gold foil experiment.

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Deep Inelastic Scattering

A clear brief explanation of deep inelastic scattering with diagrams.

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Bulk Elastic Properties

A good summary of this topic with links to relevant concepts.

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