Now showing items 1-20 of 243

    • 197-Au(n,gamma ) cross section in the unresolved resonance region 

      Poch Parés, Agustí; Praena, J.; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Igashira, M.; Quesada, J.; Pigni, M.T.; Jericha, E.; Plag, R.; Isaev, S.; Plompen, A.; Karadimos, D.; Cennini, P.; Carrapiço, C.; Carrillo de Albornoz, A.; Cano-Ott, D.; Capote, R.; Calviani, M.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Belloni, F.; Berthoumieux, E.; Perrot, L.; Martínez, T.; Pavlopoulos, P.; Pancin, J.; Papachristodoulou, C.; O'Brien, S.; Oshima, M.; Patronis, N.; Pavlik, A.; Papadopoulos, C.; Paradela, C.; Oberhummer, H.; Lozano, M.; Neves, F.; Mosconi, M.; Tassan-Got, L.; Mastinu, P.; Tarrío, D.; Mendoza, E.; Terlizzi, R.; Milazzo, P.M.; Tavora, L.; Moreau, C.; Losito, R.; Vaz, P.; Vannini, G.; Márques, L.; Villamarin, D.; Marrone, S.; Ventura, A.; Tagliente, G.; Marganiec, J.; Tain, J.L.; Lukic, S.; Baumann, P.; Barbagallo, M.; Wisshak, K.; Plukis, A.; Badurek, G.; Lindote, A.; Wiescher, M.; Audouin, L.; Lopes, I.; Wendler, H.; Assimakopoulos, P.A.; Lampoudis, C.; Walter, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Kadi, Y.; Leeb, H.; Andriamonje, S.; Kossionides, E.; Krticka, M.; Álvarez-Velarde, F.; Álvarez, H.; Aerts, G.; Becvár, F.; Konovalov, V.; Vlastou, R.; Rauscher, T.; Koehler, P.; Voss, F.; Ketlerov, V.; Kerveno, M.; Vlachoudis, V.; Karamanis, D.; Reifarth, R.; Abbondanno, U.; Griesmayer, E.; Lederer, C.; Guerrero, C.; Colonna, N.; Haas, B.; Domingo-Pardo, C.; Haight, R.; Gunsing, F.; Heil, M.; Käppeler, F.; Herrera-Martinez, A.; Massimi, C.; Mengoni, A.; Wallner, A.; Sarmento, R.; Savvidis, I.; Santos, C.; Sarchiapone, L.; Rullhusen, P.; Gramegna, F.; Salgado, J.; Goverdovski, A.; Rubbia, C.; Gonzalez-Romero, E.; Rudolf, G.; Goncalves, I.; Stephan, C.; Rosetti, M.; Ferreira-Marques, R.; Fitzpatrick, L.; Ferrant, L.; Ferrari, A.; Furman, W.; Frais-Koelbl, H.; Fujiii, K.; Duran, I.; Embid-Segura, M.; Eleftheriadis, C.; David, S.; Dillmann, I.; Dolfini, R.; Dridi, W.; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Couture, A.; Cox, J.; Dahlfors, M.; Chiaveri, E.; Chepel, V. (2011-03-17)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      The cross section of the reaction 197Au(n,γ ) was measured with the time-of-flight technique at the n TOF (neutron time-of-flight) facility in the unresolved resonance region between 5 and 400 keV using a pair of C6D6 (where ...
    • 237-Np(n,f) cross section: new data and present status 

      Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (2011-08-12)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      In this document, we present the nal result obtained at the n TOF experiment for the neutron- induced ssion cross section of the 237Np, from the ssion threshold up to 1 GeV. The method applied to get this result is ...
    • 238U(n, gamma) reaction cross section measurement with C6D6 detectors at the n_TOF CERN facility. 

      Mingrone, Federica; Massimi, Cristian; Vannini, Gianni; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Hernández Prieto, Álvaro; Riego Pérez, Albert (2013)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The radiative capture cross section of 238U is very important for the developing of new reactor technologies and the safety of existing ones. Here the preliminary results of the 238U(n,¿) cross section measurement performed ...
    • 62Ni(n,gamma) and 63Ni(n,gamma) cross sections measured at the n_TOF facility at CERN 

      Lederer, Claudia; Massimi, Cristian; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-02-28)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      The cross section of the Ni62(n,gamma) reaction was measured with the time-of-flight technique at the neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN. Capture kernels of 42 resonances were analyzed up to 200 keV neutron ...
    • 7Be(n , p)7Li reaction and the cosmological lithium problem: measurement of the cross section in a wide energy range at n_TOF at CERN 

      Damone, L.; Barbagallo, Massimo; Mastromarco, M.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (American Institute of Physics (AIP), 2018-07-24)
      Article
      Open Access
      We report on the measurement of the 7Be(n,p)7Li cross section from thermal to approximately 325 keV neutron energy, performed in the high-flux experimental area (EAR2) of the n_TOF facility at CERN. This reaction plays a ...
    • 7Be(n,alpha) and 7Be(n,p) cross-section measurement for the cosmological lithium problem at the n TOF facility at CERN 

      Barbagallo, Massimo; Colonna, Nicola; Aberle, O.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (EDP Sciences, 2016)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The Cosmological Lithium Problem refers to the large discrepancy between the abundance of primordial 7Li predicted by the standard theory of Big Bang Nucleosynthesis and the value inferred from the so-called “Spite plateau” ...
    • 96Zr(n,gamma ) measurement at the n TOF facility at CERN 

      Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Poch Parés, Agustí (2011-03-17)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      The (n,γ ) cross section of 96Zr has been investigated at the CERN n TOF spallation neutron source. Highresolution time-of-flight measurements using an enriched ZrO2 sample allowed us to analyze 15 resonances below 40 ...
    • A compact fission detector for fission-tagging neutron capture experiments with radioactive fissile isotopes 

      Bacak, Michael; Aiche, Mourad; Bélier, Gilbert; Berthoumieux, Eric; Diakaki, Maria; Dupont, Emmeric; Gunsing, Frank; Kopecky, Stefan; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (2020-04-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      In the measurement of neutron capture cross-sections of fissile isotopes, the fission channel is a source of background which can be removed efficiently using the so-called fission-tagging or fission-veto technique. For ...
    • A Micromegas detector for neutron beam imaging at the n TOF facility at CERN 

      Belloni, Fabio; Andriamonje, S.; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviani, Marco; Colonna, Nicola; Gunsing, Frank; Tsinganis, A.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-05-01)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Micromegas (Micro-MEsh Gaseous Structure) detectors are gas detectors consisting of a stack of one ionization and one proportional chamber. A micromesh separates the two communicating regions, where two different electric ...
    • A new CVD diamond mosaic-detector for (n, ) cross-section measurements at the n_TOF experiment at CERN 

      Weiss, Christina; Griesmayer, E.; Guerrero, C.; Altstadt, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, L.; Badurek, G.; Barbagallo, M.; Bécares, V.; Becvar, F.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert (2013)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      At then_TOFexperimentatCERNadedicatedsingle-crystalchemicalvapordeposition(sCVD)Diamond Mosaic-Detectorhasbeendevelopedfor(n,α) cross-sectionmeasurements.Thedetector,characterized by anexcellenttimeandenergyresolution, ...
    • A new CVD diamond mosaic-detector for (n, a) cross-section measurements at the n_TOF experiment at CERN 

      Weiß, C.; Griesmayer, E.; Guerrero, C.; Altstadt, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, L.; Badurek, G.; Barbagallo, M.; Bécares, V.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Hernández-Prieto, A.; Riego Pérez, Albert (2013-08-02)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      At then_TOFexperimentatCERNadedicatedsingle-crystalchemicalvapordeposition(sCVD)Diamond Mosaic-Detectorhasbeendevelopedfor(n,α) cross-sectionmeasurements.Thedetector,characterized by anexcellenttimeandenergyresolution, ...
    • Absolute quantification in dopaminergic neurotransmission SPET imaging using a Monte Carlo-based scatter correction and fully 3D reconstruction 

      Ros, D; Pavía, J; Cot Sanz, Alberto; Falcón, C; Crespo, C; Sempau Roma, Josep; Pareto, D; Bullich, S; Lomeña, F; Calviño Tavares, Francisco (2005-09)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Dopamine transporter (DAT) ligands have been developed for in vivo imaging of the dopaminergic system in SPECT. Although the visual analysis of SPECT images is, in general, suitable for clinical assessment, the accurate ...
    • Angular distribution in the neutron-induced fission of actinides 

      Leong, L.S.; Tassan Got, Laurence; Tarrío, D.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén (EPJ Web of Conferences, 2013)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Above 1MeV of incident neutron energy the fission fragment angular distribution (FFAD) has generally a strong anisotropic behavior due to the combination of the incident orbital momentum and the intrinsic spin of the ...
    • Application of Photon Strength Functions to (n,gamma) measurements with the n_TOF TAC 

      Guerrero, Carlos; Abbondanno, U.; Aerts, G.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Poch, Agustí (PoS - Proceedings of Science, 2018)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The neutron capture cross section measurements at the CERN n_TOF facility are performed using a new detection system, the segmented Total Absorption Calorimeter (TAC). All measurements are performed in reference to the ...
    • Approaching the precursor nuclei of the third r-process peak with RIBs 

      Domingo-Pardo, C; Agramunt Ros, Jorge; Algora, A.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2013)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The rapid neutron nucleosynthesis process involves an enormous amount of very exotic neutron-rich nuclei, which represent a theoretical and experimental challenge. Two of the main decay properties that affect the final ...
    • Astrophysical Implications of the139La(n,gamma) and151Sm(n,gamma) Cross Section Measured at n_TOF 

      Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (2006)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The nuclear resonance parameters and the capture cross section of the neutron magic isotope 139La and of the radioactive isotope 151Sm have been measured relative to 197Au in the energy range of 0.6 eV-1 MeV at neutron ...
    • Astrophysics at n-TOF facility 

      Tagliente, G.; Colonna, Nicola; Marrone, S.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (2008)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The neutron time of flight (n_TOF) facility at CERN is a neutron spallation source, its white neutron energy spectrum ranges from thermal to several GeV, covering the full energy range of interest for nuclear astrophysics, ...
    • Astrophysics at n-TOF facility at CERN 

      Tagliente, G.; Abbondanno, U.; Aerts, G.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2010)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The neutron time of flight (n_TOF) facility at CERN is a spallation neutron source with white neutron energy spectrum (from thermal to several GeV), covering the full energy range of interest for nuclear astrophysics, in ...
    • Be-7(n,alpha)He-4 reaction and the cosmological lithium problem: measurement of the cross section in a wide energy range at n_TOF at CERN 

      Barbagallo, Massimo; Musumarra, A.; Cosentino, L.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (2016-10-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      The energy-dependent cross section of the Be7(n,alpha)He4 reaction, of interest for the so-called cosmological lithium problem in big bang nucleosynthesis, has been measured for the first time from 10 meV to 10 keV neutron ...
    • Beta-decay half-lives and beta-delayed neutron emission probabilities for several isotopes of Au, Hg, Tl, Pb, and Bi, beyond N = 126 

      Caballero-Folch, R.; Domingo-Pardo, C; Agramunt Ros, Jorge; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2017-06-23)
      Article
      Open Access
      Background: There have been measurements on roughly 230 nuclei that are beta-delayed neutron emitters. They range from 8He up to 150La. Apart from 210Tl, with a branching ratio of only 0.007%, no other neutron emitter has ...