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Modified model for cluster decay

Author Affiliations

  • 1Post Graduate Department of Physics, Patna University, Patna, Bihar, India
  • 2Post Graduate Department of Physics, Patna University, Patna, Bihar, India

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 9, Issue (1), Pages 26-31, January,2 (2020)


George Gamow theorized the model of alpha-decay, which can be used to formulate the relationship between energy of alpha particle and the tunneling probability. In the present work we have employed Gamow′s theory for evaluating the decay rates of cluster emitters. The T1/2 of the cluster depends on the penetration probability. In this present work the square well model is modified by smoothening the value of the potential inside the nucleus which we will call as S-potential. The modification was made in the model by taking two points &


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