Studies for γ-ray emission in the fission process with LICORNE
Paper i proceeding, 2016

The LICORNE neutron source is a new device at the ALTO facility. Its use of inverse kinematics makes the production of naturally focused neutron beams possible with an energy range of 0.5 to 4 MeV. This is perfect for any studies concerning fast neutron induced reaction based on detection setup that require to be placed in a compact geometry - such as Ge based ? detection setup. In this paper, neutron production with LICORNE is described. The development of a gascell target and the extension of the energy range up to 7 MeV with the p(11B,n)11C are presented. An overview of the major research fields studied with LICORNE is given and two types of experiment are presented. The first one dedicated to prompt fission ?-ray emission in fission, as a function of incident neutron energy, is described. Some preliminary results are shown. The second, in the context of the MINORCA campaign, is detailed. The most recent outcomes in the data analysis process are also presented.

Författare

M. Lebois

Institut de Physique Nucleaire Orsay

J. Wilson

Institut de Physique Nucleaire Orsay

Q. Liqiang

Institut de Physique Nucleaire Orsay

P. Halipré

R. Shearman

National Physical Laboratory

University of Surrey

I. Matea

Institut de Physique Nucleaire Orsay

Andreas Oberstedt

Chalmers, Fysik

S. Oberstedt

European Commission Joint Research Centre, Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements

R. J. Carroll

University of Surrey

P. H. Reagan

University of Surrey

National Physical Laboratory

D. Verney

Institut de Physique Nucleaire Orsay

EPJ Web of Conferences

21016275 (ISSN) 2100014X (eISSN)

Vol. 122 01010

Ämneskategorier

Fysik

DOI

10.1051/epjconf/201612201010