Measurement of the reaction O-18(alpha, n)Ne-21


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Best A., Falahat S., Goerres J., Couder M., deBoer R., Gueray R. T. , ...More

PHYSICAL REVIEW C, vol.87, no.4, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 87 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1103/physrevc.87.045806
  • Title of Journal : PHYSICAL REVIEW C

Abstract

Background: The reaction O-18(alpha, n)Ne-21 is a part of the reaction chains leading to the production of F-19 and Ne-22 during He burning in low-mass and massive AGB stars, respectively. Additionally, it has been observed as a strong background source in the measurement of other (alpha, n) reactions.