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A paper accepted Aug 2013 and published in September 2013  entitled Spectroscopy of element 115 decay chains by D. Rudolph et al. provides additional evidence for element 115.1


A high-resolution α X-ray and γ-ray coincidence spectroscopy experiment was conducted at the GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung. Thirty correlated α-decay chains were detected following the fusion-evaporation reaction 48Ca + 243Am.

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August 28th, 2013

Posted In: Chemistry, Group 15 elements, Nuclear chemistry, Radioactive elements

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