Spin distribution as a probe to investigate the dynamical effects in fusion reactions
1 Department of Physics, Panjab University, Chandigarh 160014, India
2 Inter University Accelerator Centre, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067, India
3 Department of Physics and Astrophysics, University of Delhi, New Delhi 110007, India
4 Nuclear Physics Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai 400085, India
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Published online: 29 January 2015
The spin distributions are measured for the compound nucleus 80Sr populated in the reactions 16O+64Zn and 32S+48Ti. The comparison of the experimental results for both the systems shows that the mean γ-ray multiplicity values for the system 32S+48Ti are lower than those for 16O+64Zn. The spin distribution of the compound nucleus populated through the symmetric channel is also found to be lower than the asymmetric channel. Present investigation directly shows the effect of entrance channel mass asymmetry on the reaction dynamics.
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