Proton-rich nucleosynthesis and nuclear physics

@article{Rauscher2012ProtonrichNA,
  title={Proton-rich nucleosynthesis and nuclear physics},
  author={Thomas Rauscher and Carla Frohlich},
  journal={arXiv: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics},
  year={2012},
  volume={1484},
  pages={73-78}
}
Although the detailed conditions for explosive nucleosynthesis are derived from astrophysical modeling, nuclear physics determines fundamental patterns in abundance yields, not only for equilibrium processes. Focussing on the νp- and the γ-process, general nucleosynthesis features within the range of astrophysical models, but (mostly) independent of details in the modelling, are presented. Remaining uncertainties due to uncertain Q-values and reaction rates are discussed. 
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