Nuclear astrophysics at the east drip line

  • S. Kubono
  • T. Teranishi
  • M. Notani
  • H. Yamaguchi
  • A. Saito
  • J. J. He
  • Y. Wakabayashi
  • H. Fujikawa
  • G. Amadio
  • H. Baba
  • T. Fukuchi
  • S. Shimoura
  • S. Michimasa
  • S. Nishimura
  • M. Nishimura
  • Y. Gono
  • A. Odahara
  • S. Kato
  • J. Y. Moon
  • J. H. Lee
  • Y. K. Kwon
  • C. S. Lee
  • K. I. Hahn
  • Zs. Fülöp
  • V. Guimar aes
  • R. Lichtenthaler
Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics II

Abstract.

In the first half of the paper, the nuclear astrophysics activities in Japan, especially in experimental studies are briefly overviewed. A variety of beams have been developed and used for nuclear astrophysics experiments in Japan. The activities include the RI beam facilities at low energies by the in-flight method at the Center for Nuclear Study (CNS), University of Tokyo and by the ISOL-based method at the JAERI tandem facility, and the RI beam facility at intermediate energies at RIKEN. Other activities include a study of the 12C(α,γ)16O reaction exclusively at the tandem accelerator at the Kyushu University, and studies at the neutron facility at Tokyo Institute of Technology and at the photon facility at AIST (Sanso-ken). Research opportunities in the future at RIBF, J-PARC, and SPRING8 are also discussed. A discussion on the research activities at CNS has been specifically extended in the latter half, including various possibilities in collaboration at the RI beam factory at RIKEN.

PACS.

25.70.Ef Resonances 25.60.-t Reactions induced by unstable nuclei 26.30.+k Nucleosynthesis in novae, supernovae and other explosive environments 29.25.Rm Sources of radioactive nuclei 

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© Società Italiana di Fisica and Springer-Verlag 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Kubono
    • 1
  • T. Teranishi
    • 2
  • M. Notani
    • 3
  • H. Yamaguchi
    • 1
  • A. Saito
    • 1
  • J. J. He
    • 1
  • Y. Wakabayashi
    • 1
    • 2
  • H. Fujikawa
    • 1
  • G. Amadio
    • 1
  • H. Baba
    • 4
  • T. Fukuchi
    • 5
  • S. Shimoura
    • 1
  • S. Michimasa
    • 4
  • S. Nishimura
    • 4
  • M. Nishimura
    • 2
  • Y. Gono
    • 4
  • A. Odahara
    • 6
  • S. Kato
    • 7
  • J. Y. Moon
    • 8
  • J. H. Lee
    • 8
  • Y. K. Kwon
    • 8
  • C. S. Lee
    • 8
  • K. I. Hahn
    • 9
  • Zs. Fülöp
    • 10
  • V. Guimar aes
    • 11
  • R. Lichtenthaler
    • 11
  1. 1.Center for Nuclear Study (CNS)University of Tokyo, Wako Branch at RIKENWakoJapan
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan
  3. 3.Physics DivisionArgonne National LaboratoryUSA
  4. 4.RIKENJapan
  5. 5.Rikkyo UniversityToshima, TokyoJapan
  6. 6.Nishi-Nippon Institute of TechnologyFukuokaJapan
  7. 7.Department of PhysicsYamagata UniversityYamagataJapan
  8. 8.Department of PhysicsChung-Ang UniversitySeoulKorea
  9. 9.Ewha Womens' UniversitySeoulKorea
  10. 10.Institute of Nuclear Research (ATOMKI)DebrecenHungary
  11. 11.Departmento de Fysica NuclearUniversidade de S ao PauloS ao PauloBrazil

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