École Polytechnique

Les deux infinis et nous

Sébastien Descotes-Genon
Olivier Drapier
Nicolas Arnaud

Instructors: Sébastien Descotes-Genon

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level
No prior experience required
3 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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4 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level
No prior experience required
3 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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This course is part of the Voyages de l'infiniment grand à l'infiniment petit Specialization
When you enroll in this course, you'll also be enrolled in this Specialization.
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There are 4 modules in this course

Ce module s'intéresse à la nature de la recherche fondamentale et à ses liens avec notre quotidien. Il aborde aussi la manière dont travaillent les hommes et les femmes qui participent aux progrès de la connaissance.

What's included

3 videos1 quiz

Ce module décrit des technologies qui sont présentes dans notre quotidien et qui présentent des liens forts avec la physique de l'infiniment grand et de l'infiniment petit, tantôt par le biais des concepts, tantôt par celui des outils.

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3 videos1 quiz

Ce module montre comment les propriétés de certaines particules ont pu être exploitées pour mieux sonder la structure de la matière, en utilisant le rayonnement synchrotron, les neutrinos ou les muons.

What's included

2 videos1 quiz

Ce module décrit des applications importantes de la physique nucléaire afin de produire de l'énergie ou bien d'aider la recherche médicale par de nouvelles techniques d'imagerie et de soin.

What's included

2 videos1 quiz

Instructors

Sébastien Descotes-Genon
École Polytechnique
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