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The spontaneous fission half-life of249Cf

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Translated from Atomnaya Énergiya, Vol. 62, No. 5, pp. 350–351, May 1987.

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Tarantin, N.I., Buklanov, G.V., Men, K.S. et al. The spontaneous fission half-life of249Cf. At Energy 62, 407–409 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01125199

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  • Spontaneous Fission