In Louvain-la-Neuve, the Astrophysics REcoil Separator (ARES), was installed to measure (p,γ) reactions of astrophysical interest induced by radioactive beams. ARES was coupled to the CYCLONE44 cyclotron. First tests performed with an 19F stable beam, i.e., the H(19F,20Ne)γ reaction, are reported.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment|
|Publication status||Published - 21 Jun 2003|
- nuclear astrophysics
- radiative capture reactions
- recoil separators
Couder, M., Angulo, C., Galster, W., Graulich, J. S., Leleux, P., Lipnik, P., ... Vanderbist, F. (2003). Performance of the ARES recoil separator for (p,γ) reaction measurements. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 506(1-2), 26-34. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0168-9002(03)01381-0