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  • First evidence of multiple ß-delayed neutron emission for isotopes with A > 100 

    Caballero-Folch, R.; Dillmann, I.; Agramunt Ros, Jorge; Tan, J.L.; Domingo Pardo, César; Äystö, J.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Canete, L.; Eronen, T.; Ganioglu, E.; Gelletly, W.; Gorelov, D.; Guadilla, V.; Hakala, J.; Jokinen, A.; Kankainen, A.; Kolhinen, V.S.; Koponen, J.; Marta, M.; Mendoza Cembrano, Emilio; Montaner Piza, A.; Moore, I.; Nobs, Ch.; Orrigo, S.; Penttila, H.; Pohjalainen, I.; Reinikainen, J.; Riego Pérez, Albert; Rinta-Antila, S.; Rubio, B.; Salvador Castiñeira, Paula Genoveva; Simutkin, V.; Voss, A.; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2017-03-01)
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    The beta-delayed neutron emission probability, P-n, of very neutron-rich nuclei allows us to achieve a better understanding of the nuclear structure above the neutron separation energy, S-n. The emission of neutrons can ...
  • First Measurement of 72Ge(n gamma) at n-TOF 

    Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban; (EDP Sciences, 2018)
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    The slow neutron capture process (s-process) is responsible for producing about half of the elemental abundances heavier than iron in the universe. Neutron capture cross sections on stable isotopes are a key nuclear physics ...
  • First measurement of several beta-delayed neutron emitting isotopes beyond N=126 

    Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Algora, A.; Benlliure, J.; Bowry, M.; Cortes, G.; Dillmann, I.; Estradé, A.; Farinon, F.; Geissel, H.; Gelletly, W.; Heil, M.; Kurcewicz, J.; Marganiec, J.; Nociforo, C.; Pietri, S.; Prochazka, A.; Maurice, S.; Rubio, B.; Smith, K.M; Tain, J. L.; Weick, H.; Woody, R.W. (2016-06-29)
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    The beta-delayed neutron emission probabilities of neutron rich Hg and Tl nuclei have been measured together with beta-decay half-lives for 20 isotopes of Au, Hg, Tl, Pb, and Bi in the mass region N greater than or similar ...
  • First measurements with the BEta deLayEd Neutron Detector (BELEN-20) at JYFLTRAP 

    Martínez, T.; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Rissanen, J.; Tain, J.L.; Algora, A.; Cano Ott, Daniel; Agramunt, J.; Gorlychev, V.; Caballero Folch, Roger; Kolhinen, V.S.; Karvonen, P.; Jokinen, Ari; Hakala, P.J.; Garcia, A.; Eronen, T.; Elomaa, V.V.; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Äystö, J.; Achouri, L.; Moore, I.; Valencia, E; Reponen, M.; Sonnenschein, V.; Podolyak, Z.; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Parlog, M.; Penttila, H. (IOPScience, 2010)
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    A prototype version of the BEta deLayEd Neutron detector, which is being developed for the FAIR/DESPEC experiment, has been used for the first time in an experiment at JYFL (Finland). This detector is based on 3He counters ...
  • First results of the new n_TOF spallation target commissioning 

    Berthoumieux, Eric; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, Józef; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2009)
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    The Neutron Time of Flight facility n_TOF located at CERN started to take data in 2001 . Due to an increase of radioactivity released in the cooling water the experiment was stopped by end of 2004 . In 2008 a new spallation ...
  • Fission cross-section measurements of 233-U, 245-Cm and 241,243-Am at CERN n_TOF facility 

    Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (2011-08-12)
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    Neutron-induced ssion cross-sections of minor actinides have been measured using the n TOF white neutron source at CERN, Geneva, as part of a large experimental program aiming at collecting new data relevant for nuclear ...
  • Fission fragment angular distribution measurements of U-235 and U-238 at CERN n_TOF facility 

    Leal-Cidoncha, E.; Durán, I.; Paradela, C.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (EDP Sciences, 2015)
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    Neutron-induced fission cross sections of U-238 and U-235 are used as standards in the fast neutron region up to 200 MeV. A high accuracy of the standards is relevant to experimentally determine other neutron reaction cross ...
  • Fission fragment angular distribution of 232Th(n,f) at the CERN n TOF facility 

    Tarrío, D.; Audouin, Ludmila; Tassan Got, Laurence; Altstadt, Sebastian; Andrzejewski, Józef; Barbagallo, Massimo; Bécares, Vicente; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-05-01)
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    The angular distribution of fragments emitted in neutron-induced fission of 232Th was measured in the white spectrum neutron beam at the n TOF facility at CERN. A reaction chamber based on Parallel Plate Avalanche Counters ...
  • Fission program at n_TOF 

    Tassan Got, Laurence; Colonna, Nicola; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (EPJ Web of Conferences, 2019)
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    Since its start in 2001 the n_TOF collaboration developed a measurement program on fission, in view of advanced fuels in new generation reactors. A special effort was made on measurement of cross sections of actinides, ...
  • Forthcoming (n, gamma) measurements on the Fe and Ni isotopes at CERN n_TOF 

    Domingo-Pardo, C; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, Józef; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2009)
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    An overview of the past, present and future research activities at the CERN neutron time of flight facility n TOF is given, with special focus on the astrophysical aspects. During the first campaign (Phase I), neutron ...
  • GEANT4 simulation of the neutron background of the C6D6 set-up for capture studies at n_TOF 

    Žugec, Petar; Colonna, Nicola; Bosnar, Damir; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-05-20)
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    The neutron sensitivity of the C6D6 detector setup used at n_TOF facility for capture measurements has been studied by means of detailed GEANT4 simulations. A realistic software replica of the entire n_TOF experimental ...
  • High-accuracy 233U(n, f ) cross-section measurement at the white-neutron source n TOF from near-thermal to 1 MeV neutron energy 

    Sarchiapone, L.; Savvidis, I.; Konovalov, V.; Stephan, C.; Tagliente, G.; Krticka, M.; Rudolf, G.; Kossionides, E.; Rullhusen, P.; Leeb, H.; Salgado, J.; Capote, R.; Cano-Ott, D.; Mengoni, A.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Milazzo, P.M.; Berthoumieux, E.; Massimi, C.; Berthier, B.; Mastinu, P.; Belloni, F.; Lampoudis, C.; Marrone, S.; Becvár, F.; Martínez, T.; Baumann, P.; Badurek, G.; Audouin, L.; Carrapiço, C.; Marganiec, J.; Lukic, S.; Lozano, M.; Santos, C.; Lopes, I.; Lindote, A.; Tain, J.L.; Tassan-Got, L.; Assimakopoulos, P.A.; Kadi, Y.; Calviani, M.; Karadimos, D.; Praena, J.; Karamanis, D.; Abbondanno, U.; Ketlerov, V.; Aerts, G.; Kerveno, M.; Álvarez, H.; Koehler, P.; Álvarez-Velarde, F.; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Vlachoudis, V.; Vlastou, R.; Villamarin, D.; Vincente, M.C.; Käppeler, F.; Vaz, P.; Jericha, E.; Ventura, A.; Igashira, M.; Terlizzi, R.; Herrera-Martinez, A.; Vannini, G.; Voss, F.; Guerrero, C.; Tavora, L.; Gunsing, F.; Goverdovski, A.; Gramegna, F.; Heil, M.; Haas, B.; Haight, R.; Furman, W.; Gonzalez-Romero, E.; Goncalves, I.; Ferrant, L.; Ferrari, A.; Ferreira-Marques, R.; Fujiii, K.; Dridi, W.; Duran, I.; Eleftheriadis, C.; Embid-Segura, M.; Domingo-Pardo, C.; Dillmann, I.; David, S.; Cox, J.; Dahlfors, M.; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Couture, A.; Chiaveri, E.; Colonna, N.; Cennini, P.; Chepel, V.; Rubbia, C.; Rosetti, M.; Plukis, A.; Poch Parés, Agustí; Plag, R.; Plompen, A.; Rauscher, T.; Reifarth, R.; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Quesada, J.; Pigni, M.T.; Perrot, L.; Pavlopoulos, P.; Papadopoulos, C.; Paradela, C.; Wisshak, K.; Patronis, N.; Pavlik, A.; O'Brien, S.; Pancin, J.; Papachristodoulou, C.; Mosconi, M.; Moreau, C.; Oberhummer, H.; Walter, S.; Neves, F.; Wiescher, M. (2009-10-08)
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    The 233U(n,f ) cross section has been measured at the white neutron source n TOF in a wide energy range with a dedicated fission ionization chamber. We report here the results from ∼30 meV to 1 MeV neutron energy. ...
  • High accuracy 234U(n,f) cross section in the resonance energy region 

    Leal-Cidoncha, E.; Durán, I.; Paradela, C.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gomez Hornillos, B.; Riego Pérez, Albert (EDP Sciences, 2016)
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    New results are presented of the 234U neutron-induced fission cross section, obtained with high accuracy in the resonance region by means of two methods using the 235U(n,f) as reference. The recent evaluation of the 235U(n,f) ...
  • High accuracy 235U(n,f) data in the resonance energy region 

    Paradela, C.; Durán, I.; Tassan Got, Laurence; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (EDP Sciences, 2015)
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    The 235U neutron-induced cross section is widely used as reference cross section for measuring other fission cross sections, but in the resonance region it is not considered as an IAEA standard because of the scarce ...
  • High-accuracy determination of the 238U/ 235U fission cross section ratio up to ˜ 1 GeV at n_TOF at CERN 

    Paradela, C.; Calviani, Marco; Tarrío, D.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Riego Pérez, Albert (2015-02-09)
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    The U238 to U235 fission cross section ratio has been determined at n_TOF up to ˜1 GeV, with two different detection systems, in different geometrical configurations. A total of four datasets has been collected and compared. ...
  • High-accuracy determination of the neutron flux at n TOF 

    Barbagallo, M.; Guerrero, C.; Tsinganis, A.; Tarrío, D.; Altstadt, S.; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, L.; Bécares, V.; Becvar, F.; Belloni, Fabio; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Hernández-Prieto, A.; Riego Pérez, Albert (2013-12-18)
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    The neutron flux of the n TOF facility at CERN was measured, after installation of the new spallation target, with four different systems based on three neutron-converting reactions, which represent accepted cross sections ...
  • High-accuracy determination of the neutron flux in the new experimental area n_TOF-EAR2 at CERN 

    Sabaté-Gilarte, M.; Barbagallo, Massimo; Colonna, Nicola; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (2017-10-27)
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    A new high flux experimental area has recently become operational at the n_TOF facility at CERN. This new measuring station, n_TOF-EAR2, is placed at the end of a vertical beam line at a distance of approximately 20m from ...
  • High accuracy U-235(n,f) data in the resonance energy region 

    Paradela, C.; Durán, I.; Tassan Got, Laurence; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (EPJ Web of Conferences, 2015)
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    The U-235 neutron-induced cross section is widely used as reference cross section for measuring other fission cross sections, but in the resonance region it is not considered as an IAEA standard because of the scarce ...
  • High-energy neutron-induced fission cross sections of natural lead and bismuth-209 

    Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (2011-08-12)
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    The CERN Neutron Time-Of-Flight (n TOF) facility is well suited to measure small neutron- induced ssion cross sections, as those of subactinides. The cross section ratios of natPb and 209Bi relative to 235U and 238U ...
  • High-precision measurement of the 238U(n,¿) cross section with the Total Absorption Calorimeter (TAC) at n TOF, CERN 

    Massimi, Cristian; Mingrone, Federica; Gunsing, Frank; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-05-01)
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    The neutron capture cross section of U-238 is fundamental to the design and operation of current reactors and future fast nuclear reactors, and thus must be measured to a high level of accuracy. An experiment has been ...