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Velocity-range relation for fission fragments

Bohr, N. and Bøggild, J. K. and Brostrøm, K. J. and Lauritsen, T. (1940) Velocity-range relation for fission fragments. Physical Review, 58 (9). pp. 839-840. ISSN 0031-899X. doi:10.1103/PhysRev.58.839.

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In two recent notes(1,2) a number of features of the penetration of uranium fission fragments through matter as revealed by cloud-chamber photographs were discussed. In particular, it was pointed out that we have here to do with a velocity-range relation of a novel character which depends on the interplay between electron capture by the fragments over their entire range, and the ultimate stopping by nuclear collisions.

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Additional Information:©1940 The American Physical Society. Received 3 September 1940.
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