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Title: Radiative capture reactions in astrophysics

Here, the radiative capture reactions of greatest importance in nuclear astrophysics are identified and placed in their stellar contexts. Recent experimental efforts to estimate their thermally averaged rates are surveyed.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2]
  1. Ohio Univ., Athens, OH (United States)
  2. TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1256952
Grant/Contract Number:
FG02-88ER40387; NA0001837
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 65; Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 0163-8998
Publisher:
Annual Reviews
Research Org:
Ohio Univ., Athens, OH (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Nuclear Physics (NP) (SC-26); USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS radiative capture; nuclear astrophysics; thermonuclear fusion; electromagnetic radiation; stellar astrophysics