Superdeformation in lead nuclei

M. J. Brinkman, A. Kuhnert, E. A. Henry, J. A. Becker, S. W. Yates, R. M. Diamond, M. A. Deleplanque, F. S. Stephens, W. Korten, F. Azaiez, W. H. Kelly, J. E. Draper, C. W. Beausang, E. Rubel, J. A. Cizewski

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A rotational band, with energy spacings characteristic of superdeformed shapes, has been identified in194Pb.The band, which consists of 12 members, was produced in the bombardment of176Yb with24Mg. This band extends the mass-194 region of superdeformation to higher Z.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)115-116
Number of pages2
JournalZeitschrift für Physik A Atomic Nuclei
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1990


  • 23.20.Lv
  • 25.70.-z
  • 27.80.+W

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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