## Proceedings of the International School of Physics "Enrico Fermi.", Volume 72N. Zanichelli, 1979 - Nuclear physics |

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The discovery of the law of

decreasing with the passing of time was found in Vienna in 1898 by G. C.

Schmidt, who observed that thorium compounds continuously emit

particles of ...

The discovery of the law of

**radioactive**decay. A first indication of an activitydecreasing with the passing of time was found in Vienna in 1898 by G. C.

Schmidt, who observed that thorium compounds continuously emit

**radioactive**particles of ...

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Not only it took a few years to establish the correct interpretation of the active

deposit ; even the nature of

may recall, as an example, an interpretation suggested (rather softly) by the

Curies ...

Not only it took a few years to establish the correct interpretation of the active

deposit ; even the nature of

**radioactivity**remained for years an unsolved puzzle. Imay recall, as an example, an interpretation suggested (rather softly) by the

Curies ...

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The nucleus of a

l-lO-1t cm, surrounded at a distance by a number of neutral satellites describing

quantum orbits in the field of the central core. At least some of these satellites ...

The nucleus of a

**radioactive**atom consists of a very small core of radius less thanl-lO-1t cm, surrounded at a distance by a number of neutral satellites describing

quantum orbits in the field of the central core. At least some of these satellites ...

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### Contents

E Amaldi Radioactivity a pragmatic pillar of probabilistic | 1 |

Statistical fluctuations | 10 |

Final remarks | 21 |

Copyright | |

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