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Energy spectra and emission probabilities of the Long range Alpha particle emitted during spontaneous fission of (283,240,242,244) Pu-Isotopes have been measured using a +E-E telescopes. The choice of this set of nuclei is explained in terms of the fission mode components which were determined recently (1). Our detection system is described in detail as well as the tests made based on the well known (252)Cf(sf) decay. Each Pu-isotope was studied under identical experimental conditions in order to get reliable results. (1) L.Demattè et al. ,Nucl.Phys.A617 (1997) 331.

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Authors: WAGEMANS C, Department of Subatomic and Radiation Physics, Gent (BE);SEROT O, IRMM, Geel (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 2nd Intrernational Workshop on Nuclear Fission and Fission Product Spectroscopy, Seyssins (FR), April 22-25th, 1998
Availability: Available from DG XIII as Paper EN 41231 ORA
Record Number: 199910330 / Last updated on: 1999-03-12
Original language: en
Available languages: en
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