Reaction mechanisms in collisions induced by halo and/or weakly bound radioactive nuclei around the barrier
INFN, Laboratori Nazionali del Sud, via S. Sofia 64, 95123 Catania, Italy
Published online: 8 December 2007
In this paper a brief review of the status of theory and experiments concerning the study of reaction mechanisms, in particular fusion, with halo and loosely bound nuclei at energies around the Coulomb barrier is made. The data of the reactions 4,6He+64Zn and 13N+9Be are discussed in more detail.
PACS: 25.60.–t – Reaction induced by unstable nuclei / 25.60.Pj – Fusion reaction
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