Study of the high-spin structure of 144Gd

T. Rzaca-Urban, S. Utzelmann, K. Strähle, R.M. Lieder, W. Gast, A. Georgiev, D. Kutchin, G. Marti, K. Spohr, P. von Brentano, J. Eberth, A. Dewald, J. Theuerkauf, I. Wiedenhöfer, K.O. Zell, K.H. Maier, H. Grawe, J. Heese, H. Kluge, W. UrbanR. Wyss

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Abstract

High-spin states in 144Gd have been investigated through the 108Pd(40Ar, 4n) reaction. An extended level scheme is proposed. A ridge structure has been observed in a γγ coincidence matrix, consistent with energy spacings in the superdeformed bands of neighbouring nuclei. Several discrete high-spin sequences have been observed. They are interpreted in the context of cranked-Strutinsky-type calculations in terms of different coexisting shapes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)319-331
Number of pages13
JournalNuclear Physics A
Volume579
Issue number1-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 17 Oct 1994
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Nuclear reactions

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    Rzaca-Urban, T., Utzelmann, S., Strähle, K., Lieder, R. M., Gast, W., Georgiev, A., Kutchin, D., Marti, G., Spohr, K., von Brentano, P., Eberth, J., Dewald, A., Theuerkauf, J., Wiedenhöfer, I., Zell, K. O., Maier, K. H., Grawe, H., Heese, J., Kluge, H., ... Wyss, R. (1994). Study of the high-spin structure of 144Gd. Nuclear Physics A, 579(1-2), 319-331. https://doi.org/10.1016/0375-9474(94)90809-5