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    • Measurement of the angular distribution of fission fragments using a PPAC assembly at CERN n_TOF 

      Tarrío, D.; Audouin, Ludmila; Altstadt, Sebastian; Andrzejewski, Józef; Barbagallo, Massimo; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-01-08)
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      A fission reaction chamber based on Parallel Plate Avalanche Counters (PPACs) was built for measuring angular distributions of fragments emitted in neutron-induced fission of actinides at the neutron beam available at the ...
    • Measurement of the neutron capture cross-section of 236U 

      Barbagallo, Massimo; Belloni, Fabio; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2010-10-07)
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    • Measurement of the240Pu(n,f) cross-section at the CERN n-TOF facility: First results from EAR-2 

      Tsinganis, A.; Stamatopoulos, A.; Colonna, Nicola; Vlastou, R.; Barbagallo, Massimo; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviani, Marco; Andrzejewski, Józef; Audouin, Ludmila; Bécares, Vicente; Bosnar, Damir; Brugger, Matthias; Caamaño, Manuel; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2015)
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      The accurate knowledge of neutron cross-sections of a variety of plutonium isotopes and other minor actinides, such as neptunium, americium and curium, is crucial for feasibility and performance studies of advanced nuclear ...
    • Measurements of neutron cross sections for advanced nuclear energy systems at n-TOF (CERN) 

      Barbagallo, Massimo; Colonna, Nicola; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert (2013)
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      The n-TOF facility operates at CERN with the aim of addressing the request of high accuracy nuclear data for advanced nuclear energy systems as well as for nuclear astrophysics. Thanks to the features of the neutron beam, ...
    • (n,cp) reactions study at the n_TOF facilitty at CERN: results for the cosmological lithium problem 

      Barbagallo, Massimo; Aberle, O.; Alcayne, V.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), 2019)
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      The Big Bang Nucleosynthesis describes the production of the lightest nuclides from deuterium to Li at the early stages of the Universe. While a general good agreement is found for most of the isotopes involved in the ...
    • Neutron capture reactions on Fe and Ni isotopes for the astrophysical s-process 

      Lederer, Claudia; Massimi, Cristian; Žugec, Petar; Barbagallo, Massimo; Colonna, Nicola; Domingo Pardo, César; Gunsing, Frank; Taín, J.L.; Altstadt, Sebastian; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-06-01)
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      Neutron capture cross sections in the keV neutron energy region are the key nuclear physics input to study the astrophysical slow neutron capture process. In the past years, a series of neutron capture cross section ...
    • Neutron cross-sections for advanced nuclear systems: the n_TOF project at CERN 

      Barbagallo, Massimo; Mastromarco, M.; Colonna, Nicola; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert (EPJ Web of Conferences, 2004)
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      The study of neutron-induced reactions is of high relevance in a wide variety of fields, ranging from stellar nucleosynthesis and fundamental nuclear physics to applications of nuclear technology. In nuclear energy, high ...
    • New measurement of the 25Mg(n,gamma) reaction cross section 

      Massimi, Cristian; Koehler, Paul E.; Mingrone, Federica; Altstadt, Sebastian; Andrzejewski, Józef; Audouin, Ludmila; Barbagallo, Massimo; Bécares, Vicente; Becvar, F.; Belloni, Fabio; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-05-01)
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      The 25Mg(n,gamma) reaction cross-section has been measured at the neutron time-of-flight facility n TOF at CERN in 2003 and, with an improved experimental set up, in 2012. These measurements aim at addressing important ...
    • Spin Measurements of n+87Sr for Level Density Studies 

      Gunsing, Frank; Fraval, Kevin; Becvar, F.; Mitchell, G.E.; Andrzejewski, Józef; Altstadt, Sebastian; Audouin, Ludmila; Barbagallo, Massimo; Bécares, Vicente; Belloni, Fabio; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-05-01)
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      We have used the 4p BaF2 gamma-ray detector array at the n TOF neutron time-of-flight facility at CERN for an experiment in order to determine the spins of resonances of n+87Sr by measuring the gamma-ray spectra and ...
    • The 236U neutron capture cross-section measured at the n TOF CERN facility 

      Mastromarco, M.; Barbagallo, Massimo; Vermeulen, M.J.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (EDP Sciences, 2016)
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      The 236U isotope plays an important role in nuclear systems, both for future and currently operating ones. The actual knowledge of the capture reaction of this isotope is satisfactory in the thermal region, but it is ...
    • The CERN n_TOF facility: a unique tool for nuclear data measurement 

      Mingrone, Federica; Aberle, O.; Andrzejewski, Józef; Audouin, Ludmila; Bécares, Vicente; Bacak, M.; Barbagallo, Massimo; Barros, S.; Becvar, F.; Beinrucker, C.; Berthoumieux, Eric; Billowes, J.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2015)
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      The study of the resonant structures in neutron-nucleus cross-sections, and therefore of the compoundnucleus reaction mechanism, requires spectroscopic measurements to determine with high accuracy the energy of the neutron ...