Neutron-induced cross sections

  title={Neutron-induced cross sections},
  author={Rene Reifarth and Philipp Erbacher and Stefan Fiebiger and Kathrin G{\"o}bel and Tanja Heftrich and Michael Heil and Franz Käppeler and Nadine Klapper and Deniz Kurtulgil and Christoph Langer and Claudia Lederer-Woods and Alberto Mengoni and Benedikt Thomas and Stefan Schmidt and M. Weigand and Michael Wiescher},
  journal={The European Physical Journal Plus},
Abstract.Neutron capture cross sections are one of the most important nuclear inputs to models of stellar nucleosynthesis of the elements heavier than iron. The activation technique and the time-of-flight method are mostly used to determine the required data experimentally. Recent developments of experimental techniques allow for new experiments on radioactive isotopes. Monte Carlo based analysis methods give new insights into the systematic uncertainties of previous measurements. We present an… Expand
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