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The 7.68-Mev state in C12

Dunbar, D. N. F. and Pixley, R. E. and Wenzel, W. A. and Whaling, W. (1953) The 7.68-Mev state in C12. Physical Review, 92 (3). pp. 649-650. ISSN 0031-899X. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:DUNpr53

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Abstract

Magnetic analysis of the alpha-particle spectrum from N14(d, α)C12 covering the excitation energy range from 4.4 to 9.2 Mev in C12 shows a level at 7.68±0.03 Mev. At Ed=620 kev, θlab=90°, transitions to this state are only 6 percent of those to the level at 4.43 Mev.


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Additional Information:©1953 The American Physical Society. Received 21 July 1953. We are indebted to Professor Hoyle for pointing out to us the astrophysical significance of this level.
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:18 Jan 2007
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