Key 19Ne levels impact 18F(p,α)15O rates

Published: February 2019 Bardayan

Lead Author(s): M.R. Hall

The 18F(p,α)15O reaction destroys observable 18F in novae. 18F should be observable in nova outbursts but has never been detected potentially because of key levels in 19Ne that greatly increase the destruction rate. Learn more

Publication: Key 19Ne States Identified Affecting γ-Ray Emission from 18F in Novae