Sub-Barrier fusion study at the NSL

Published: September 2020 Bardayan

Lead Author(s): A. Pakou

Hindrance in the fusion of the proton-halo 8B has been predicted by some nulcear theories. We tested this prediction by bombarding a 208Pb target with a beam of 8B made with Twinsol. Learn more

Publication: Dominance of direct reaction channels at deep sub-barrier energies for weakly bound nuclei on heavy targets: The case 8B+208Pb