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Atomic final-state interactions in tritium decay

Williams, R. D. and Koonin, S. E. (1983) Atomic final-state interactions in tritium decay. Physical Review C, 27 (4). pp. 1815-1817. ISSN 0556-2813.

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We calculate the effect of the Coulomb interaction of the ejected β ray with the bound atomic electron in the β decay of a tritium atom. The excited state probabilities of the residual helium ion are changed by at most 0.17% from the usual sudden approximation.

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