• Spectroscopy of fission fragments using prompt-delayed coincidence technique

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      Prompt-delayed coincidence; angular correlation.

    • Abstract

       

      The time-stamp structure of the digital data acquisition system of the Indian National Gamma Array (INGA) has been utilized to carry out prompt-delayed coincidence technique for the spectroscopic study of fission fragments. This technique was found to be useful to determine the states above the long-lived isomer (with half-life up to $\sim$5 𝜇s), present in the fission fragments. The angular correlation of 𝛾-rays, emitted by the fission fragments, has also been used in the present INGA geometry to determine the spins of the de-exciting states.

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      R Palit1 S Biswas1

      1. Department of Nuclear and Atomic Physics, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai 400 005, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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