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208Po populated through EC/β+ decay (2020)

Brunet, M., Berry, T. A., Podolyák, Z., Carroll, R. J., Lica, R., Sotty, C., Andreyev, A. N., Borge, M. J. G., Cubiss, J. G., Fraile, L. M., Fynbo, H. O. U., Gamba, E., Greenless, P., Harkness-Brennan, L. J., Huyse, M., Judson, D. S., Konki, J., Kurcewicz, J., Lazarus, I., . . . De Witte, H. (2020). 208Po populated through EC/β+ decay. In INPC2019 : 27th International Nuclear Physics Conference (Article 012116). Institute of Physics. Journal of Physics : Conference Series, 1643. https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/1643/1/012116

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All authors or editors: Brunet, M.; Berry, T. A.; Podolyák, Z.; Carroll, R. J.; Lica, R.; Sotty, C.; Andreyev, A. N.; Borge, M. J. G.; Cubiss, J. G.; Fraile, L. M.; et al.

Parent publication: INPC2019 : 27th International Nuclear Physics Conference

Place and date of conference: Glasgow, UK, 29.7.-2.8.2019

Journal or series: Journal of Physics : Conference Series

ISSN: 1742-6588

eISSN: 1742-6596

Publication year: 2020

Number in series: 1643

Article number: 012116

Publisher: Institute of Physics

Publication country: United Kingdom

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/1643/1/012116

Publication open access: Openly available

Publication channel open access: Open Access channel

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/73731


The structure of 208Po resulting from the EC/β+ decay of 208At was studied at CERN's ISOLDE Decay Station (IDS). The high statistics afforded by the high yield of 208At and the high efficiency HPGe clusters at the IDS allowed for greater insight into lower intensity transitions and thus significant expansion of the 208Po level scheme. Furthermore, investigation into the isomeric state yielded a new half life 377(9) ns in addition to uncovering new transitions populating the state.

Keywords: nuclear physics; polonium

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Reporting Year: 2020

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