Neutron Production in the Pinch Due to Instability Breakup

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Abstract: "The neutrons from the linear pinch in Berkeley have been shown to originate from deuteron collisions with a large net center-of-mass velocity in one direction along the axis of the pinch tube. The interpretation of this result is that the neutron production associated with the pinch is non-thermonuclear in origin. The object of this paper is to review the experimental evidence and discuss a possible source of the neutron production."

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[16] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Colgate, Stirling A. May 12, 1956.

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Abstract: "The neutrons from the linear pinch in Berkeley have been shown to originate from deuteron collisions with a large net center-of-mass velocity in one direction along the axis of the pinch tube. The interpretation of this result is that the neutron production associated with the pinch is non-thermonuclear in origin. The object of this paper is to review the experimental evidence and discuss a possible source of the neutron production."

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[16] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Colgate, Stirling A. Neutron Production in the Pinch Due to Instability Breakup, report, May 12, 1956; Livermore, California. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc714775/: accessed June 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.