Theoretical approach to explore the production routes of astatine radionuclides

@article{Maiti2009TheoreticalAT,
  title={Theoretical approach to explore the production routes of astatine radionuclides},
  author={Moumita Maiti and Susanta Lahiri},
  journal={Physical Review C},
  year={2009},
  volume={79},
  pages={024611}
}
To fulfill the recent thrust of astatine radionuclides in the field of nuclear medicine, various production routes have been explored in the present work. The possible production routes of {sup 209-211}At comprise both light- and heavy-ion-induced reactions at the bombarding energy range starting from threshold to a maximum of 100 MeV. Excitation functions of those radionuclides, produced through various production routes, have been calculated by using nuclear reaction model codes TALYS… Expand
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