Nuclear Burning Lecture Notes

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Unformatted text preview: burning and beyond February 13, 2014 ASTR 5420 Triple- alpha process February 13, 2014 ASTR 5420 Hydrogen & Helium burning February 13, 2014 ASTR 5420 Carbon burning 12 16 February 13, 2014 C + 12C 24 Mg 24 Mg 24 Mg 24 Mg O + 16O 32 Si 32 Si 32 Si 32 Si ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! 24 Mg + 23 Mg + n 23 Na + p 20 Ne + ↵ 16 O + 2↵ 32 Si + 31 P+n 31 S+p 28 Si + ↵ ASTR 5420 24 Mg + 2↵ Q (MeV) 13.931 2.605 2.238 4.616 0.114 , , , , , , , , , , Q (MeV) 16.541 7.677 1.453 9.593 0.393 12 C + 12C 24 Mg 24 Mg 24 Mg 24 Mg ! ! ! ! ! 24 Mg + 23 Mg + n 23 Na + p 20 Ne + ↵ 16 O + 2↵ Q (MeV) 13.931 2.605 2.238 4.616 0.114...
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