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On the Resonant Character of a Nuclear Conversion Transition and the Possibility of Its Resonant Stimulation

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It is shown that a nuclear conversion transition can be stimulated resonantly by electromagnetic radiation at the frequency of the transition, as in a transition with photon emission. The resonant character of the conversion transition explains the suppression of low energy nucleus transitions in metal and limits the development of γ-lasers.

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Koltsov, V.V. On the Resonant Character of a Nuclear Conversion Transition and the Possibility of Its Resonant Stimulation. Bull. Russ. Acad. Sci. Phys. 83, 1144–1148 (2019).

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