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Alpha Decay

Radioactive decay in which radioisotopes shed large helium-like particles.

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Alpha Decay

Alpha decay is a type of radioactive (nuclear) decay. Here, I explain what alpha decay is, how atoms go from stable to unstable, and then I do practice problems with examples of alpha decay. Courtesy of Tyler DeWitt

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