Title

Gamma-Ray Studies of the C-12 + C-12 System

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1982

Comments

The article was written by Paul DeYoung during his time at the University of Notre Dame.

Abstract

Excitation functions for the yields of ten residual nuclides from the 12C+12C reaction have been measured over the range Ec.m.=5.25-20.0 MeV in steps of 125 keV, using γ-ray techniques. Nearly all of the reaction channels, including those with light-particle evaporation, showed strong narrow structures. A qualitative statistical analysis performed on the data gave useful information about the locations of possible nonstatistical structure, based primarily on the very strong cross-channel correlation observed in the data set.