Tunneling in high-Kisomeric decays

Toshiyuki Shizuma, Yoshifumi R. Shimizu, Takehito Hayakawa

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Abstract

We have systematically investigated highly-K-forbidden transitions observed in the Hf, W and Os region, using the γ-tunneling model in which low-K and high-Kstates interact through a process of quantum tunneling. The measured hindrance factors are compared with the values calculated using the γ-tunneling model. Isotope dependences of γ-tunneling probabilities particularly for neutron-rich nuclei and the relation to stimulated decays of isomers are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1137-1141
Number of pages5
Journaljournal of nuclear science and technology
Volume39
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2002

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering

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