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Radioactive clocks and cosmic-ray transport in the galaxy

Mewaldt, R. A. and Yanasak, N. E. and Wiedenbeck, M. E. and Davis, A. J. and Binns, W. R. and Christian, E. R. and Cummings, A. C. and Hink, P. L. and Leske, R. A. and Niebur, S. M. and Stone, E. C. and von Rosenvinge, T. T. (2001) Radioactive clocks and cosmic-ray transport in the galaxy. Space Science Reviews, 99 (1-4). pp. 27-39. ISSN 0038-6308. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20140826-154628633

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Abstract

There are a number of radioactive ‘clocks’ in the cosmic radiation that can be used to measure the time scales for cosmic ray processes in the Galaxy. With high-resolution isotope measurements available from ACE it is now possible to read these clocks with greatly improved accuracy and address key questions about the origin and lifetime of cosmic rays. This paper discusses the status of three such investigations.


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Additional Information:© 2001 Kluwer Academic Publishers. Received 14 September 2000; Accepted in final form: 15 March 2001. This work was supported by NASA (under NAG5-6912) at the California Institute of Technology, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Washington University, and Goddard Space Flight Center. We appreciate the hospitality of the International Space Science Institute in hosting this workshop.
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Official Citation:Mewaldt, R. A., Yanasak, N. E., Wiedenbeck, M. E., Davis, A. J., Binns, W. R., Christian, E. R., . . . Von Rosenvinge, T. T. (2001). Radioactive Clocks and Cosmic-ray Transport in the Galaxy. Space Science Reviews, 99(1-4), 27-39. doi: 10.1023/a:1013868225842
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