Analyzing power of the Ca40(p→,pα) reaction at 100 MeV

R. Neveling, A. A. Cowley, Z. Buthelezi, S. V. Förtsch, H. Fujita, G. C. Hillhouse, J. J. Lawrie, G. F. Steyn, F. D. Smit, S. M. Wyngaardt, N. T. Botha, L. Mudau, S. S. Ntshangase

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Analyzing powers have been measured for the Ca40(p→,pα)Ar36 reaction at an incident energy of 100 MeV for coplanar scattering angles corresponding to zero recoil momentum of the residual nucleus. Predictions based on the distorted wave impulse approximation fail to reproduce the data.

Original languageEnglish
Article number037601
JournalPhysical Review C - Nuclear Physics
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 10 2008


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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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Neveling, R., Cowley, A. A., Buthelezi, Z., Förtsch, S. V., Fujita, H., Hillhouse, G. C., Lawrie, J. J., Steyn, G. F., Smit, F. D., Wyngaardt, S. M., Botha, N. T., Mudau, L., & Ntshangase, S. S. (2008). Analyzing power of the Ca40(p→,pα) reaction at 100 MeV. Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 77(3), [037601].