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First hint on a change of the Po-210 alpha-decay half-life in the metal Cu

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  • F. Raiola
  • T. Spillane
  • B. Limata
  • B. Wang
  • S. Yan
  • M. Aliotta
  • H. W. Becker
  • J. Cruz
  • M. Fonseca
  • L. Gialanella
  • A. P. Jesus
  • K. U. Kettner
  • R. Kunze
  • H. Luis
  • J. P. Ribeiro
  • C. Rolfs
  • M. Romano
  • D. Schuermann
  • F. Strieder

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)51-53
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Physical Journal A: Hadrons and Nuclei
Volume32
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2007

Abstract

In the metal Cu cooled to T = 12K the alpha-decay half-life of Po-210 nuclides, located inside the metal, was measured to be shorter by 6.3 +/- 1.4% compared to that at room temperature.

    Research areas

  • DEUTERATED METALS, ELECTRON, ENVIRONMENTS, D(D,P)T

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