Challenges in nucleosynthesis of trans-iron elements

@article{Rauscher2014ChallengesIN,
  title={Challenges in nucleosynthesis of trans-iron elements},
  author={Thomas Rauscher},
  journal={AIP Advances},
  year={2014},
  volume={4},
  pages={041012}
}
Nucleosynthesis beyond Fe poses additional challenges not encountered when studying astrophysical processes involving light nuclei. Astrophysical sites and conditions are not well known for some of the processes involved. On the nuclear physics side, different approaches are required, both in theory and experiment. The main differences and most important considerations are presented for a selection of nucleosynthesis processes and reactions, specifically the s-, r-, γ-, and νp-processes. Among… 

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