Nuclear Lunch -- Winter 2006

This is an archive of the Winter 2006 topics; the schedule for the current quarter is located here.


Date Discussion Leader Topic / Paper(s)
11 Jan Zach Heinen Close Nucleon Encounters, Mark Strikman, Cern Courier 45(9), 26 (2005).
18 Jan Shaleen Shukla Observation of nuclear scaling in the A(e,e') reaction at xB > 1, K. Sh. Egiyan et al. (CLAS Collaboration), Phys. Rev. C 68, 014313 (2003).
25 Jan Sergey Postnikov Hadrons in the Nuclear Medium, M. Sargsian et al., J. Phys. G 29, R1 (2003).
1 Feb Moses Oginni Recent trends in the determination of nuclear masses, D. Lunney, J. M. Pearson, and C. Thibault, Rev. Mod. Phys. 75, 1021 (2003). Required reading: pages 1021-1027, 1042-1044 and 1070.
8 Feb Daniel Sayre First Precision Mass Measurements of Refractory Fission Fragments, U. Hager et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 042504 (2006).
15 Feb Aderemi Adekola Isochronous Mass Measurements of Hot Exotic Nuclei, M. Hausmann et al., Hyperfine Interactions 132, 289-295 (2001).
22 Feb Catalin Matei GRETA: utilizing new concepts in gamma-ray detection, M.A. Deleplanque et al., Nucl. Instrum. Meth. in Phys. Res. A 430, 292 (1999). The required reading is the first 12 pages of the article (as provided by the link).

Background Information

Faculty coordinators for Winter 2006 were Brune, Carman, Elster, Hicks, Phillips, and Prakash.
Last updated 31 March 2006 by Carl Brune.