# Influence of neutron emission on the charge, mass and kinetic energy distribution of final fragments from 235U(nth, f) reaction

@article{Montoya2018InfluenceON, title={Influence of neutron emission on the charge, mass and kinetic energy distribution of final fragments from 235U(nth, f) reaction}, author={Modesto Montoya and Antonio Rivera}, journal={Journal of Physics Communications}, year={2018}, volume={2} }

Using a Monte Carlo method we simulate an experiment that measures the mass, charge and kinetic energy of final fragments (after neutron emission) from the 235U(nth, f) reaction. As input data for the simulation, for primary fragments (before neutron emission), we assume (i) a distribution of mass and kinetic energy; (ii) an average number of emitted neutron as a decreasing linear function of kinetic energy and (iii) for each mass, a constant yield of charges as a function of kinetic energy…

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