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Volume 66, 2014INPC 2013 – International Nuclear Physics Conference
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Published online||20 March 2014|
Measurement of astrophysically important excitation energies of 58Zn with GRETINA
1 National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
2 Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
3 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
4 Department of Physics, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556, USA
5 Physics Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37831, USA
6 Nuclear Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Rd, Berkeley CA, USA
7 IFIC, CSIC-University of Valencia, E-46071 Valencia, Spain
8 Max-Planck-Institute for Nuclear Physics, PO Box 103980, 69029 Heidelberg, Germany
9 Department of Physics, Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI 49242, USA
10 Department of Applied Physics, University of Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Miyazaki 889-2192, Japan
11 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
12 Department of Physics, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859, USA
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Published online: 20 March 2014
The level structure of neutron-deficient 58Zn has been extracted experimentally. This nucleus is important for the rapid proton-capture process. 58Zn was produced by using a (d,n)-type transfer reaction on 57Cu in inverse kinematics at beam energies of 75 MeV/u. Several γ-ray transitions have been identified. The experiment utilized the state-of-the-art GRETINA γ-ray energy tracking array in conjunction with the largeacceptance spectrometer S800 at NSCL. The excitation energies of the identified low-lying states in 58Zn are important for constraining the 57Cu(p,γ)58Zn reaction rate under X-ray burst conditions.
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