A new method to measure the neutron skin

M Csatlos*, A Krasznahorkay, AM van den Berg, MN Harakeh, SY van der Werf, M Hagemann, M de Huu, H Akimune, H Fujimura, M Fujiwara, K Hara, T Ishikawa

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Dipole resonances have been excited in Sn112-124 isotopes using (He-3,t) charge exchange reaction at E-3He = 177 MeV and the cross sections were related to the neutron-skin thicknesses. The well understood correlation may be used to determine the neutron-skin thicknesses in the future.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)203-205
Number of pages3
JournalActa physica hungarica new series-Heavy ion physics
Issue number1-3
Publication statusPublished - 2001
EventInternational Symposium on Exotic Nuclear Structures (ENS 2000) - , Hungary
Duration: 15-May-200020-May-2000


  • spin-dipole resonance
  • charge exchange reaction
  • deduced neutron-skin thicknesses

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