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 Share this: Description This chapter covers nuclear chemistry - changes in atomic structure at the nuclear level, radiation, fusion and applications in medicine. Date Created: Dec 04, 2014 Last Modified: Jan 30, 2015 You can only attach files to None which belong to you If you would like to associate files with this None, please make a copy first.