Exotic Nuclei
Journal article, 2019

Current experimental developments on the study of exotic nuclei far from the valley of stability are discussed. I start with general aspects related to the production of radioactive beams followed by the description of some of the experimental tools and specialized techniques for studies in reaction spectroscopy, nuclear structure research and nuclear applications with examples from selected topical areas with which I have been involved. I discuss some of the common challenges faced in Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) and Radioactive Ion Beam (RIB) science.

fragment separator

exotic nuclei

heavy ioon accelerator

ISOLDE facility

radioactive beam

neutron- and proton-rich nuclei

nuclear dripline


FAIR project

nuclear halo

beta-delayed proton emission

Borromean nucleus


Björn Jonson

Chalmers, Physics, Subatomic and Plasma Physics

Herald of the Russian Academy of Sciences

1019-3316 (ISSN)

Vol. 89 3 221-230

Subject Categories

Accelerator Physics and Instrumentation

Inorganic Chemistry

Materials Chemistry



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