Chapter 24: Nuclear Chemistry Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 CK-12 Chemistry Concepts - Intermediate Read Resources Details Chapter Outline 24.1. Discovery of Radioactivity24.2. Nuclear Decay Processes24.3. Detection of Radioactivity24.4. Half-Life24.5. Background Radiation24.6. Nuclear Fission Processes24.7. Nuclear Power Generation24.8. Nuclear Fusion24.9. Penetrating Ability of Emissions24.10. Effects of Radiation24.11. Radioisotopes in Medical Diagnosis and Treatment24.12. PET Scans Chapter Summary Image Attributions Description This chapter covers nuclear chemistry - changes in atomic structure at the nuclear level, radiation, fusion and applications in medicine. Date Created: Oct 08, 2013 Last Modified: Nov 05, 2015 You can only attach files to chapter which belong to you If you would like to associate files with this chapter, please make a copy first.