Toward lifetime and g factor measurements of short-lived states in the vicinity of Pb-208

Ralet D., Georgiev G., Stuchbery A. E. , CLEMENT E., LEMASSON A., Michelagnoli C., ...More

PHYSICA SCRIPTA, vol.92, no.5, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 92 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1088/1402-4896/aa6942
  • Title of Journal : PHYSICA SCRIPTA


The multi-nucleon transfer reaction mechanism was used to produce and study nuclei in the vicinity of 208Pb. This mass region is a test case for the nuclear shell model. The mass identification of the fragments was performed with the large acceptance magnetic spectrometer VAMOS++ coupled to the AGATA gamma-tracking array. This experiment aimed to determine both lifetimes and gyromagnetic ratios of excited states with the Cologne plunger device. The analysis indicates promising results with the possibility to determine several new lifetimes in this region.