Review of even element super-heavy nuclei and search for element 120

@article{Hofmann2016ReviewOE,
  title={Review of even element super-heavy nuclei and search for element 120},
  author={S. Hofmann and S. Heinz and R. Mann and J. Maurer and G. M{\"u}nzenberg and S. Antalic and W. Barth and H. Burkhard and L. Dahl and K. Eberhardt and R. Grzywacz and J. Hamilton and R. Henderson and J. Kenneally and B. Kindler and I. Kojouharov and R. Lang and B. Lommel and K. Miernik and D. Miller and K. Moody and K. Morita and K. Nishio and A. Popeko and J. Roberto and J. Runke and K. Rykaczewski and {\vS}. {\vS}{\'a}r{\'o} and C. Scheidenberger and H. Sch{\"o}tt and D. Shaughnessy and M. Stoyer and P. Th{\"o}rle-Pospiech and K. Tinschert and N. Trautmann and J. Uusitalo and A. Yeremin},
  journal={The European Physical Journal A},
  year={2016},
  volume={52},
  pages={1-34}
}
Abstract.The reaction 54Cr$ + $248Cm was investigated at the velocity filter SHIP at GSI, Darmstadt, with the intention to study production and decay properties of isotopes of element 120. Three correlated signals were measured, which occurred within a period of 279ms. The heights of the signals correspond with the expectations for a decay sequence starting with an isotope of element 120. However, a complete decay chain cannot be established, since a signal from the implantation of the… Expand
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