Feb 7 – 9, 2017
Radisson Hotel Lansing
US/Eastern timezone

HECTOR: High Efficiency TOtal absorption spectrometeR

Feb 8, 2017, 2:30 PM
15m
Radisson Hotel Lansing

Radisson Hotel Lansing

111 N Grand Ave, Lansing, MI 48933
Talk [Main Conference] Contributed talk Session 7

Speaker

Dr Anna Simon (University of Notre Dame)

Description

HECTOR is a NaI(Tl) segmented total absorption spectrometer at the University of Notre Dame for measurements of proton and alpha capture reactions relevant for p-process nucleosynthesis. In this talk the commissioning of HECTOR using standard gamma-ray sources and known resonances in 27Al(p,g)28Si reaction will be presented. As a proof-of-principle, the cross section measurements of 90Zr(p,g)91Nb will be compared with results from previous experiments.

Primary author

Dr Anna Simon (University of Notre Dame)

Co-authors

Alexander Dombos (NSCL) Alicia Palmisano (NSCL) Dr Artemis Spyrou (NSCL) Craig Reingold (University of Notre Dame) Dr Farheen Naqvi (University of Notre Dame)

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