Volume 6 , Issue 2 , June 2021 , Pages: 12 - 17
Investigation of α-induced Reaction on Copper Isotopes for Energy Range of 15-50 Mev
Baye Zinabe Kebede, Department of Physics, College of Natural Science, Mekdela Amba University, Mekdela Amba, Ethiopia
Received: Apr. 11, 2021;       Accepted: Apr. 30, 2021;       Published: May 21, 2021
DOI: 10.11648/j.ns.20210602.12        View        Downloads  
The present work was done on alpha induced reaction mechanics on two natural coppers isotopes for the energy range of 15 to 30 Mev were investigated. The reaction channels for the total cross section 63Cu (α, n) 66Ga, 65Cu (α, 2n)67Ga, 63Cu(α, pn) 65Cu and 65Cu(α, n)68Ga were studied. The experimental data of reaction cross section COMPLETE code have been used. The aim study was compared experimental and theoretical reaction cross section both compound and pre-compound reaction and know the property, the reaction mechanism of the projectile particle reacts with target nuclei. The theoretical result was obtained from international atomic energy agency, exchange format data source. We understood the reaction mechanisms and the property of fragment particles during the reaction. Level density parameter and exaction number were varied to become good agreement between the calculated and measured data. In this study different dependency reaction cross section, the projectile energy was observed between the production of 67Ga and 65Zn. In alpha induced reaction with copper isotopes 66Ga, 67Ga, 68Ga and 65Zn are produced. Normally the calculation using a COMPLET code provides good outcome for the reaction cross-section of alpha induced reaction on low projectile energy. During the study of the reaction compound and pre-equilibrium reaction are occurred but direct reaction was almost not expected. Direct reaction is required to very large amount of energy.
Compound, Pre-Compound, Induced, Cross Section, and Isotopes
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Baye Zinabe Kebede, Investigation of α-induced Reaction on Copper Isotopes for Energy Range of 15-50 Mev, Nuclear Science. Vol. 6, No. 2, 2021, pp. 12-17. doi: 10.11648/j.ns.20210602.12
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