# Investigation of the stability of superheavy nuclei aroundZ=114 andZ=164

@article{Grumann1969InvestigationOT, title={Investigation of the stability of superheavy nuclei aroundZ=114 andZ=164}, author={J. Grumann and U. Mosel and B. Fink and W. Greiner}, journal={Zeitschrift f{\"u}r Physik}, year={1969}, volume={228}, pages={371-386} }

The potential-energy-surface has been calculated using a method developed in a previous paper. Two regions of relative stability against spontaneous fission aroundZ=114 andZ=164 are discussed in greater detail. The stability of the quasistable elements against fission is discussed and the stability against alpha- and beta-decay is estimated by using the mass formula of Myers-Swiatecki. It is found that quasistable elements should exist in the regions aroundZ=114 andZ=164.

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