TRANSMUTATION OF Pb-204 IN AN INTENSIVE GAMMA-RAY FLUX

Authors & Affiliations

Ishkhanov B.S., Pavlov S.I.

State Scientific Centre - A.I. Leipunsky Institute for Physics and Power Engineering, Obninsk, Russia

Abstract

Transmutation chain formation during irradiation with various intensities of bremsstrahlung photon beam is analysed. The main features of transmutation chain formation by photons with energies corresponding to the giant dipole resonance are discussed.

Keywords
transmutation of atomic nuclei, transmutation chain, γ-radiation fluxes, Pb-204, cross-sections

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References

UDC 539.17

Problems of Atomic Science and Technology. Series: Nuclear Constants", issue 2, 2001