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Title: Nuclear physics: Close encounters of the alpha kind

Here, breakthrough calculations of collisions between two helium nuclei pave the way to a quantitative understanding of how the elements carbon and oxygen were made in stars — and to improved models of stellar evolution.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Report Number(s):
LLNL-JRNL-678716
Journal ID: ISSN 0028-0836
Grant/Contract Number:
AC52-07NA27344
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Nature (London)
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Nature (London); Journal Volume: 528; Journal Issue: 7850; Journal ID: ISSN 0028-0836
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Research Org:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; nuclear physics; theoretical physics
OSTI Identifier:
1253693

Quaglioni, Sofia. Nuclear physics: Close encounters of the alpha kind. United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.1038/528042a.
Quaglioni, Sofia. Nuclear physics: Close encounters of the alpha kind. United States. doi:10.1038/528042a.
Quaglioni, Sofia. 2015. "Nuclear physics: Close encounters of the alpha kind". United States. doi:10.1038/528042a. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1253693.
@article{osti_1253693,
title = {Nuclear physics: Close encounters of the alpha kind},
author = {Quaglioni, Sofia},
abstractNote = {Here, breakthrough calculations of collisions between two helium nuclei pave the way to a quantitative understanding of how the elements carbon and oxygen were made in stars — and to improved models of stellar evolution.},
doi = {10.1038/528042a},
journal = {Nature (London)},
number = 7850,
volume = 528,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {12}
}