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7Be(n,a) and 7Be(n,p) cross-section measurement for the cosmological lithium problem at the n-TOF facility at CERN

Barbagallo, M.; Colonna, N.; Aberle, O.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, L.; Becares, V.; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barros, S.; Bečvář, F.; Beinrucker, C.; Wallner, Anton

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The Cosmological Lithium Problem refers to the large discrepancy between the abundance of primordial 7Li predicted by the standard theory of Big Bang Nucleosynthesis and the value inferred from the so-called “Spite plateau” in halo stars. A possible explanation for this longstanding puzzle in Nuclear Astrophysics is related to the incorrect estimation of the destruction rate of 7Be, which is responsible for the production of 95% of primordial Lithium. While charged-particle induced reactions...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Conference paper
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/204388
Source: ND 2016: International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology
DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/201714601012
Access Rights: Open Access

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