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The gamma-radiation from boron bombarded by deuterons

Gaerttner, E. R. and Fowler, W. A. and Lauritsen, C. C. (1939) The gamma-radiation from boron bombarded by deuterons. Physical Review, 55 (1). pp. 27-30. ISSN 0031-899X. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:GAEpr39

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Abstract

By a method already described, the gamma-ray spectrum from B+D has been obtained by observing the positron-electron pairs ejected from a thin lead lamina (0.033 cm) and the recoil electrons from a carbon lamina (0.12 cm). Gamma-ray components with quantum energies 1.5±0.2, 2.2±0.3, 4.4±0.3, 6.9±0.4 and 9.1±0.4 Mev are indicated with relative intensities >2.5: 2.5: 1.0: 0.3: 0.1. An attempt is made to correlate the energies and relative intensities of the observed gamma-ray components with those of the proton and neutron groups.


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Additional Information:©1939 The American Physical Society. Received 7 November 1938.
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