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Angular momentum orientation at bandcrossings in rotating nuclei

Walker, PM (2007) Angular momentum orientation at bandcrossings in rotating nuclei JOURNAL OF PHYSICS G-NUCLEAR AND PARTICLE PHYSICS, 34 (1). 123 - 127. ISSN 0954-3899


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Relative rotational E2 transition strengths are examined at bandcrossings, throughout the A approximate to 170 region of well-deformed nuclei. It is inferred that for the crossing band (s band) the angular momentum projection on the nuclear symmetry axis follows closely the maximum value for the two singly occupied i(13/2) neutron orbitals adjacent to the Fermi surface. The method provides direct information from the experimental data about the orientation of the angular momentum vector relative to the intrinsic nuclear symmetry axis.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Physics
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Date : 1 January 2007
Identification Number : 10.1088/0954-3899/34/1/008
Uncontrolled Keywords : Science & Technology, Physical Sciences, Physics, Nuclear, Physics, Particles & Fields, Physics, K-ISOMERS, BANDS, REGION, ALIGNMENT, DECAYS, OS-184
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Depositing User : Mr Adam Field
Date Deposited : 27 May 2010 14:05
Last Modified : 23 Sep 2013 18:25

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