p44_030 - decay rate for 238 U and causing the depletion of...

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30. The nuclei of 238 U can capture neutrons and beta-decay. With large amount of neutrons available due to the Fssion of 235 U, the probability for this process is substantially increased, resulting in a much higher
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Unformatted text preview: 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 11/12/2011 for the course PHYS 2001 taught by Professor Sprunger during the Fall '08 term at LSU.

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