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17O(α,γ)21Ne and17O(α, n)20Ne for the weak s process (2012)
Journal Article
Özkan, N., Güray, R. T., Görres, J., Best, A., Görres, J., Beard, M., …Wiescher, M. (2012). 17O(α,γ)21Ne and17O(α, n)20Ne for the weak s process. AIP conference proceedings, 1498, 309-313. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4768509

The ratio of the reaction rates of the competing channels 17 O(αγ) 21 Ne and 17 O(α,n) 20 Ne determines the efficiency of 16 O as a neutron poison in the s process in low metallicity rotating stars. It has a large impact on the element production, ei... Read More