Favored neutron excitations in superdeformed 147Gd

Ch Theisen, N. Khadiri, J. P. Vivien, I. Ragnarsson, C. W. Beausang, F. A. Beck, G. Belier, T. Byrski, D. Curien, G. De France, D. Disdier, G. Duchêne, Ch Finck, S. Flibotte, B. Gall, B. Haas, H. Hanine, B. Herskind, B. Kharraja, J. C. MerdingerA. Nourreddine, B. M. Nyakó, G. E. Perez, D. Prévost, O. Stezowski, V. Rauch, C. Rigollet, H. Savajols, J. Sharpey-Schafer, P. J. Twin, L. Wei, K. Zuber

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Abstract

Four new superdeformed (SD) bands have been observed in 147Gd using the EUROGAM II spectrometer. By comparison with 146,148,149Gd SD bands, we use the effective alignment to assign excited band configurations, with the support of the Nilsson-Strutinsky cranking formalism. The effect of the crossing of the [642]5/2 and [651]1/2 neutron orbitals lying just below the magic N= 86 SD shell gap has been investigated for the 146,147,148Gd bands. Evidence for the [411]1/2 orbital is also given.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2910-2915
Number of pages6
JournalPhysical Review C - Nuclear Physics
Volume54
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1996
Externally publishedYes

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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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    Theisen, C., Khadiri, N., Vivien, J. P., Ragnarsson, I., Beausang, C. W., Beck, F. A., Belier, G., Byrski, T., Curien, D., De France, G., Disdier, D., Duchêne, G., Finck, C., Flibotte, S., Gall, B., Haas, B., Hanine, H., Herskind, B., Kharraja, B., ... Zuber, K. (1996). Favored neutron excitations in superdeformed 147Gd. Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 54(6), 2910-2915. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevC.54.2910