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Anomalies in nuclear masses.

William D. Myers

Anomalies in nuclear masses.

by William D. Myers

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atomic mass.,
  • Nuclear shell theory.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[By] W. D. Myers and W. J. Swiatecki.
    SeriesArkiv för fysik,, bd. 36, nr. 43
    ContributionsSwiatecki, W. J., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC1 .S923 bd. 36, nr. 43, QC173 .S923 bd. 36, nr. 43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination343-352 p.
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5719604M
    LC Control Number70393757

    This report is revision 6 of the Anomalies of Nuclear Criticality. This report is required reading for the training of criticality professionals in many organizations both nationally and internationally. This report describes many different classes of nuclear criticality anomalies that are different than expected. For example, the book Down to a Sunless Sea ( novel) is set in a post-holocaust environment, as what may be one of the last planeloads of survivors tries to find a place to land. Nuclear weapons have even been featured in children's works: The Butter Battle Book, by .

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A semi-empirical theory of nuclear masses and deformations is presented. The potential energy of a nucleus, considered as a function of N, Z and the nuclear shape, is assumed to be given by the liquid-drop model, modified by a shell correction. The shell correction is a simple function of N and Z and is supposed to disappear as the nucleus is distorted away from the spherical by: ANOMALIES IN NUCLEAR MASSES.

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Take the surveyCited by: ii PNNL ANOMALIES OF NUCLEAR CRITICALITY, REVISION 6 E. Clayton Edited by A. Prichard, B. Durst, D. Erickson and R. Puigh February   The isotopic anomalies observed on Sm in FUN inclusions cannot be even approximately reproduced by the nuclear field-shift theory.

The mass-independent isotopic variations of Sm in FUN inclusions appear to be genuine nucleosynthetic anomalies related to a mixture of s- and r-processes, which probably reflects the very large neutron cross Cited by:   During the development of nuclear energy, a number of apparent anomalies have become evident in nuclear criticality.

Some of these have appeared in the open literature and some have not. Yet, a naive extrapolation of existing data, without knowledge of the “anomalies,” could certainly lead to potentially serious Anomalies in nuclear masses.

book. These particles are bound together by the “nuclear force”, which changes the mass below that of free particles; Deeper Analysis of Nuclear Masses The quantity of most interest in understanding the mass is the binding energy, defined for a neutral atom as the difference between the mass of a nucleus and the mass of its constituents.

Nuclear Masses & Energetics M c2 mass difference is the binding energy B The binding energy is the energy that is needed to dissociate a nucleus into its single constituents.

It is released when N neutrons and Z protons fuse together to form a nucleus with the mass. Nuclear masses are measured in terms of the atomic mass unit: 1 amu or 1u = ×10 −27 kg. One amu is equivalent to 1/12 of the mass of a neutral ground-state atom of 12 C.

Since electrons are much lighter than protons and neutrons (and protons and neutrons have similar mass), one nucleon has mass of about 1amu. In this study, the reasons for mass extinction in Jurassic were investigated. It was shown that galactic compression led to the activation of terrestrial nuclear reactors, which in turn led to the changes in tectonic activity, volcano eruptions, LIPs, MORBs, paleoclimate change, drift of continents, narrowing of the Earth, worldwide floods, tsunami, changes in mantle and core structures, in.

The diplomats gathered for a month in New York to review the treaty face difficulties rooted in six major anomalies. First, the definition of a nuclear weapons state is chronological. Most processes fractionate isotopes by nuclear mass; that is, 18O is twice as fractionated as 17O, relative to 16O.

In CAIs 17O and 18O are nearly equally fractionated, implying a. Nuclear Ground-State Masses and Deformations, by P.

Möller, J. Nix, W. Myers, and W. Swiatecki, Atomic Data Tab (), and Nuclear Properties for Astrophysical Applications, by P. Möller, J. Nix, and K.-L. Kratz, Atomic Data Tables 66 () The mass evaluation we used in adjusting the FRDM is the interim AME evaluation.

Symmetries in the Physical Laws of Nature lead to observable effects. Beyond the regularities and conserved magnitudes, the last few decades in particle physics have seen the identification of symmetries, and their well-defined breaking, as the guiding principle for the elementary constituents of matter and their interactions.

Flavour SU(3) symmetry of hadrons led to the Quark Model and the. @article{osti_, title = {Anomalies of Nuclear Criticality, Revision 6}, author = {Clayton, E D and Prichard, Andrew W and Durst, Bonita E and Erickson, David and Puigh, Raymond J}, abstractNote = {This report is revision 6 of the Anomalies of Nuclear Criticality.

This report is required reading for the training of criticality professionals in many organizations both nationally and. The mass defect. mass defect is the difference between the rest mass of a nucleus and the sum of the rest masses of its constituent nucleons. The whole is less than the sum of the parts.

The whole is less than the sum of the parts. Consider the carbon atom ( u): Nuclear mass = Mass of atom – – Electron masses = u –. A fit to the nuclear masses and radii shows that the latter term gives contribution of the same order of magnitude as the Nolen-Schiffer anomaly in Coulomb displacement energy.

The self-consistent run with the suggested functional, performed for about spherical nuclei, has given the rms deviations from the experiment of ≈ Mev in masses. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory | PNNL. See Beckman, Nuclear Non-Proliferation, passim.

For a prefiguration of the Carter administration's non-proliferation policy, see the Ford/Mitre report by the Nuclear Energy Study Group, Nuclear Power: Issues and Choices (Cambridge, Mass.: Ballinger, ). Introduction: Abdominal anomalies that appear during intrauterine life are complex due to many organs that are affected.

In cases, the ultrasound appearance is a cystic image with different content and the differential diagnosis is often difficult. Body—research methods: the organs affected by abdominal congenital anomalies involve the gastrointestinal tract (stomach, duodenum, small bowel. The nuclear degrees of freedom are described in the Born–Oppenheimer approximation (for this model) by the Hamiltonian [43, 44] H^ ¼ X j Mc2 þa cP^ 2 j þ X j\k Z jZ ke jR k R jj þE eðÞfRg ð4Þ One sees in this a description of the nuclear center of mass degrees of freedom with explicit coupling to the internal nuclear degrees of freedom.On the 75 th anniversary of nuclear weapons, Dr.

Michael Shermer presents a moral case for their use in ending WWII and the deterrence of Great Power wars since, and a call to eventually eliminate them. This essay was excerpted, in part, from Michael Shermer‘s book, The Moral Arc, in the chapter on war. Read the essay below, or listen to it being read by the author, Michael Shermer.A new mechanism of photon emission in the quark-gluon plasma is proposed.

Photon dispersion relation in the presence of the CP-odd topological regions generated by the chiral anomaly acquires an imaginary mass.

It allows photon radiation through the decay q→qγ and annihilation qq¯→γ processes closely related to the chiral Cherenkov radiation.