Production and properties towards the island of stability
Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä, PO Box 35, 40014 University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Published online: 1 December 2016
The structure of the nuclei of the heaviest elements is discussed with emphasis on single-particle properties as determined by decay and in-beam spectroscopy. The basic features of production of these nuclei using fusion evaporation reactions will also be discussed.
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