Possible Production of Elements of Atomic Number Higher than 92

@article{Fermi1934PossiblePO,
  title={Possible Production of Elements of Atomic Number Higher than 92},
  author={Enrico Fermi},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1934},
  volume={133},
  pages={898-899}
}
  • E. Fermi
  • Published 16 June 1934
  • Medicine
  • Nature
UNTIL recently it was generally admitted that an atom resulting from artificial disintegration should normally correspond to a stable isotope. M. and Mme. Joliot first found evidence that it is not necessarily so; in some cases the product atom may be radioactive with a measurable mean life, and go over to a stable form only after emission of a positron. 
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