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Zeitschrift für Physik A Atoms and Nuclei

, Volume 291, Issue 3, pp 283–285 | Cite as

Comment on internal pair production in nuclear decay

  • E. Prešnajderová
  • P. Prešnajder
  • P. Povinec
Article

Abstract

The internal bremsstrahlung ofα-particles emmited byα-decaying nuclei is not responsible for the internal pair production inα-decay. The probability of this process is of the order of 10−20, in strong disagreement with previous resuls. It is suggested that the internal pair production inα-decay is due to excited states in nuclei. For the probability of this process a value of the order of 10−12 has been obtained.

Keywords

Excited State Elementary Particle Pair Production Strong Disagreement Nuclear Decay 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Prešnajderová
    • 1
  • P. Prešnajder
    • 1
  • P. Povinec
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Physics and Institute of Physics and BiophysicsComenius UniversityBratislavaCzechoslovakia

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