ch43-p028 - substantially increased, resulting in a much...

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28. The nuclei of 238 U can capture neutrons and beta-decay. With a large amount of neutrons available due to the fission of 235 U, the probability for this process is
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Unformatted text preview: substantially increased, resulting in a much higher decay rate for 238 U and causing the depletion of 238 U (and relative enrichment of 235 U)....
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This note was uploaded on 05/19/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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