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Deformation of the N = Z Nucleus Sr-76 Using Beta-Decay Studies

Nacher, E, Algora, A, Rubio, B, Tain, J L, Cano-Ott, D, Courtin, S, Dessagne, P, Marechal, F, Miehe, C, Poirier, E, Borge, M J, Escrig, D, Jungclaus, A, Sarriguren, P, Tengblad, O, Gelletly, W, Fraile, L M and Scornet, G L (2004) Deformation of the N = Z Nucleus Sr-76 Using Beta-Decay Studies Physical Review Letters, 92 (23). ISSN 0031-9007

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Abstract

A novel method of deducing the deformation of the N=Z nucleus Sr-76 is presented. It is based on the comparison of the experimental Gamow-Teller strength distribution B(GT) from its beta decay with the results of quasi-random-phase approximation calculations. This method confirms previous indications of the strong prolate deformation of this nucleus in a totally independent way. The measurement has been carried out with a large total absorption gamma spectrometer, "Lucrecia," newly installed at CERN-ISOLDE.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Published in <i>Physical Review Letters,</i> Vol. 92, Iss. 23. Copyright 2004 American Physical Society. Click <a href=http://prl.aps.org/>here</a> to access the journal's website.
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Physics
Depositing User: Mr Adam Field
Date Deposited: 27 May 2010 14:07
Last Modified: 23 Sep 2013 18:27
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/283

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