Experiment double beta decay: Historical review of 75 years of research

@article{Barabash2011ExperimentDB,
  title={Experiment double beta decay: Historical review of 75 years of research},
  author={A. S. Barabash},
  journal={Physics of Atomic Nuclei},
  year={2011},
  volume={74},
  pages={603-613}
}
  • A. Barabash
  • Published 14 April 2011
  • Physics
  • Physics of Atomic Nuclei
The main achievements during 75 years of research on double beta decay have been reviewed. The existing experimental data have been presented and the capabilities of the next-generation detectors have been demonstrated. 
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