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Dr Liam Gaffney

Ernest Rutherford Research Fellow Physics

Publications

2020

Structure of high-lying levels populated in the $^{96}$Y $\rightarrow ^{96}$Zr $β$ decay (Journal article)

Mashtakov, K. R., Ponomarev, V. Y., Scheck, M., Finch, S. W., Isaak, J., Zweidinger, M., . . . Tornow, W. (n.d.). Structure of high-lying levels populated in the $^{96}$Y $\rightarrow ^{96}$Zr $β$ decay. Retrieved from http://arxiv.org/abs/2003.11572v1

Hyperfine anomaly in gold and magnetic moments of I-pi=11/2(-) gold isomers (Journal article)

Barzakh, A. E., Atanasov, D., Andreyev, A. N., Al Monthery, M., Althubiti, N. A., Andel, B., . . . Zuber, K. (2020). Hyperfine anomaly in gold and magnetic moments of I-pi=11/2(-) gold isomers. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 101(3). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.101.034308

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.101.034308

First exploration of neutron shell structure below lead and beyond N=126 (Journal article)

Tang, T. L., Kay, B. P., Hoffman, C. R., Schiffer, J. P., Sharp, D. K., Gaffney, L. P., . . . Yang, J. (2020). First Exploration of Neutron Shell Structure below Lead and beyond N=126. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 124(6). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.124.062502

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.124.062502

Evolution of Octupole Deformation in Radium Nuclei from Coulomb Excitation of Radioactive Ra222 and Ra228 Beams (Journal article)

Butler, P. A., Gaffney, L. P., Spagnoletti, P., Abrahams, K., Bowry, M., Cederkall, J., . . . Zielinska, M. (2020). Evolution of Octupole Deformation in Radium Nuclei from Coulomb Excitation of Radioactive Ra-222 and Ra-228 Beams. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 124(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.124.042503

DOI: 10.1103/physrevlett.124.042503

Shape coexistence in the neutron-deficient $^{188}$Hg investigated via lifetime measurements (Journal article)

Siciliano, M., Zanon, I., Goasduff, A., John, P. R., Rodríguez, T. R., Péru, S., . . . Witt, W. (n.d.). Shape coexistence in the neutron-deficient $^{188}$Hg investigated via lifetime measurements. Retrieved from http://arxiv.org/abs/2001.09035v2

alpha-decay branching ratio of Pt-180 (Journal article)

Cubiss, J. G., Harding, R. D., Andreyev, A. N., Althubiti, N., Andel, B., Antalic, S., . . . Zadvornaya, A. (2020). alpha-decay branching ratio of Pt-180. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 101(1). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.101.014314

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.101.014314

2019

alpha-decay spectroscopy of the N=130 isotones Ra-218 and Th-220: Mitigation of alpha-particle energy summing with implanted nuclei (Journal article)

Parr, E., Smith, J. F., Greenlees, P. T., Auranen, K., Butler, P. A., Chapman, R., . . . Uusitalo, J. (2019). alpha-decay spectroscopy of the N=130 isotones Ra-218 and Th-220: Mitigation of alpha-particle energy summing with implanted nuclei. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 100(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.100.044323

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.100.044323

α -decay spectroscopy of the N=130 isotones Ra 218 and Th 220: Mitigation of α -particle energy summing with implanted nuclei (Journal article)

Parr, E., Smith, J. F., Greenlees, P. T., Auranen, K., Butler, P. A., Chapman, R., . . . Uusitalo, J. (2019). α -decay spectroscopy of the N=130 isotones Ra 218 and Th 220: Mitigation of α -particle energy summing with implanted nuclei. Physical Review C, 100(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.100.044323

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.100.044323

Electromagnetic properties of low-lying states in neutron-deficient Hg isotopes: Coulomb excitation of 182Hg, 184Hg, 186Hg and 188Hg (Journal article)

Wrzosek-Lipska, K., Rezynkina, K., Bree, N., Zielińska, M., Gaffney, L. P., Petts, A., . . . Wood, J. L. (2019). Electromagnetic properties of low-lying states in neutron-deficient Hg isotopes: Coulomb excitation of 182Hg, 184Hg, 186Hg and 188Hg. European Physical Journal A, 55(8). doi:10.1140/epja/i2019-12815-2

DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2019-12815-2

Lifetimes and shape-coexisting states of( 99)Zr (Journal article)

Spagnoletti, P., Simpson, G., Kisyov, S., Bucurescu, D., Regis, J. -M., Saed-Samii, N., . . . Zielinska, M. (2019). Lifetimes and shape-coexisting states of( 99)Zr. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 100(1). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.100.014311

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.100.014311

Fine structure in the alpha decay of At-218 (Journal article)

Cubiss, J. G., Andreyev, A. N., Barzakh, A. E., Andel, B., Antalic, S., Cocolios, T. E., . . . Wilson, G. L. (2019). Fine structure in the alpha decay of At-218. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 99(6). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.99.064317

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.99.064317

The observation of vibrating pear-shapes in radon nuclei (Journal article)

Butler, P. A., Gaffney, L. P., Spagnoletti, P., Konki, J., Scheck, M., Smith, J. F., . . . Zielinska, M. (2019). The observation of vibrating pear-shapes in radon nuclei. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 10. doi:10.1038/s41467-019-10494-5

DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-10494-5

Inverse odd-even staggering in nuclear charge radii and possible octupole collectivity in At-217,At-218,At-219 revealed by in-source laser spectroscopy (Journal article)

Barzakh, A. E., Cubiss, J. G., Andreyev, A. N., Seliverstov, M. D., Andel, B., Antalic, S., . . . Zuber, K. (2019). Inverse odd-even staggering in nuclear charge radii and possible octupole collectivity in At-217,At-218,At-219 revealed by in-source laser spectroscopy. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 99(5). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.99.054317

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.99.054317

Shape staggering of midshell mercury isotopes from in-source laser spectroscopy compared with density-functional-theory and Monte Carlo shell-model calculations (Journal article)

Sels, S., Goodacre, T. D., Marsh, B. A., Pastore, A., Ryssens, W., Tsunoda, Y., . . . Zadvornaya, A. (2019). Shape staggering of midshell mercury isotopes from in-source laser spectroscopy compared with density-functional-theory and Monte Carlo shell-model calculations. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 99(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.99.044306

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.99.044306

2018

Enhanced Quadrupole and Octupole Strength in Doubly Magic Sn-132 (Journal article)

Rosiak, D., Seidlitz, M., Reiter, P., Naidja, H., Tsunoda, Y., Togashi, T., . . . Collaboration, H. I. E. -I. S. O. L. D. E. (2018). Enhanced Quadrupole and Octupole Strength in Doubly Magic Sn-132. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 121(25), 6 pages. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.252501

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.252501

Characterization of the shape-staggering effect in mercury nuclei (Journal article)

Marsh, B. A., Goodacre, T. D., Sels, S., Tsunoda, Y., Andel, B., Andreyev, A. N., . . . Zuber, K. (2018). Characterization of the shape-staggering effect in mercury nuclei. Nature Physics, 14, 1163-1167. doi:10.1038/s41567-018-0292-8

DOI: 10.1038/s41567-018-0292-8

Search for Isovector Valence-Shell Excitations in140Nd and142Sm via Coulomb excitation reactions of radioactive ion beams (Conference Paper)

Kern, R., Stegmann, R., Pietralla, N., Rainovski, G., Gaffney, L. P., Blazhev, A., . . . Zidarova, R. (2018). Search for Isovector Valence-Shell Excitations in 140Nd and 142Sm via Coulomb excitation reactions of radioactive ion beams. In EPJ Web of Conferences Vol. 194 (pp. 03003). EDP Sciences. doi:10.1051/epjconf/201819403003

DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/201819403003

Change in structure between the I=1/2 states in Tl-181 and (177)(,)(179)AU (Journal article)

Cubiss, J. G., Barzakh, A. E., Andreyev, A. N., Al Monthery, M., Althubiti, N., Andel, B., . . . Zuber, K. (2018). Change in structure between the I=1/2 states in Tl-181 and (177)(,)(179)AU. PHYSICS LETTERS B, 786, 355-363. doi:10.1016/j.physletb.2018.10.005

DOI: 10.1016/j.physletb.2018.10.005

Characterization of Supersonic Gas Jets for High-Resolution Laser Ionization Spectroscopy of Heavy Elements (Journal article)

Zadvornaya, A., Creemers, P., Dockx, K., Ferrer, R., Gaffney, L. P., Gins, W., . . . Papadakis, P. (2018). Characterization of Supersonic Gas Jets for High-Resolution Laser Ionization Spectroscopy of Heavy Elements. PHYSICAL REVIEW X, 8(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevX.8.041008

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.8.041008

Charge radii and electromagnetic moments of At195-211 (Journal article)

Cubiss, J. G., Barzakh, A. E., Seliverstov, M. D., Andreyev, A. N., Andel, B., Antalic, S., . . . Zuber, K. (2018). Charge radii and electromagnetic moments of At195-211. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 97(5). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.97.054327

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.97.054327

The SPEDE spectrometer (Journal article)

Papadakis, P., Cox, D. M., O'Neill, G. G., Borge, M. J. G., Butler, P. A., Gaffney, L. P., . . . Pakarinen, J. (2018). The SPEDE spectrometer. EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL A, 54(3). doi:10.1140/epja/i2018-12474-9

DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2018-12474-9

COULOMB EXCITATION OF Xe-142 (Conference Paper)

Henrich, C., Kroell, T., Arnswald, K., Berger, C., Berner, C., Berry, T., . . . Zielinska, M. (2018). COULOMB EXCITATION OF Xe-142. In ACTA PHYSICA POLONICA B Vol. 49 (pp. 529-533). doi:10.5506/APhysPolB.49.529

DOI: 10.5506/APhysPolB.49.529

2017

In-gas laser ionization and spectroscopy of actinium isotopes near the N=126 closed shell (Journal article)

Granados, C., Creemers, P., Ferrer, R., Gaffney, L. P., Gins, W., de Groote, R., . . . Rothe, S. (2017). In-gas laser ionization and spectroscopy of actinium isotopes near the N=126 closed shell. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 96(5). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.96.054331

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.96.054331

Collectivity in Pb-196,Pb-198 isotopes probed in Coulomb-excitation experiments at REX-ISOLDE (Journal article)

Pakarinen, J., Grahn, T., Gaffney, L. P., Algora, A., Bauer, C., Blazhev, A., . . . Zielinska, M. (2017). Collectivity in Pb-196,Pb-198 isotopes probed in Coulomb-excitation experiments at REX-ISOLDE. JOURNAL OF PHYSICS G-NUCLEAR AND PARTICLE PHYSICS, 44(6). doi:10.1088/1361-6471/aa6753

DOI: 10.1088/1361-6471/aa6753

Study of bound states in Be-10 by one neutron removal reactions of Be-11 (Journal article)

Johansen, J. G., Bildstein, V., Borge, M. J. G., Cubero, M., Diriken, J., Elseviers, J., . . . De Witte, H. (2017). Study of bound states in Be-10 by one neutron removal reactions of Be-11. JOURNAL OF PHYSICS G-NUCLEAR AND PARTICLE PHYSICS, 44(4). doi:10.1088/1361-6471/aa5f28

DOI: 10.1088/1361-6471/aa5f28

Shell evolution of stable N=50-56 Zr and Mo nuclei with respect to low-lying octupole excitations (Journal article)

Gregor, E. T., Scheck, M., Chapman, R., Gaffney, L. P., Keatings, J., Mashtakov, K. R., . . . Wiseman, C. (2017). Shell evolution of stable N=50-56 Zr and Mo nuclei with respect to low-lying octupole excitations. EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL A, 53(3). doi:10.1140/epja/i2017-12224-7

DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2017-12224-7

Half-life of the 15/2(+) state of I-135: A test of E2 seniority relations (vol 95, 021302(R), 2017) (Journal article)

Spagnoletti, P., Simpson, G. S., Carroll, R., Regis, J. -M., Blanc, A., Jentschel, M., . . . Van Isacker, P. (2017). Half-life of the 15/2(+) state of I-135: A test of E2 seniority relations (vol 95, 021302(R), 2017). PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 95(3). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.95.039901

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.95.039901

beta DECAY AS A NEW PROBE FOR THE LOW-ENERGY E1 STRENGTH (Conference Paper)

Scheck, M., Mishev, S., Ponomarev, V. Y., Agar, O., Beck, T., Blanc, A., . . . Werner, V. (2017). beta DECAY AS A NEW PROBE FOR THE LOW-ENERGY E1 STRENGTH. In ACTA PHYSICA POLONICA B Vol. 48 (pp. 547-552). doi:10.5506/APhysPolB.48.547

DOI: 10.5506/APhysPolB.48.547

Towards high-resolution laser ionization spectroscopy of the heaviest elements in supersonic gas jet expansion (Journal article)

Ferrer, R., Barzakh, A., Bastin, B., Beerwerth, R., Block, M., Creemers, P., . . . Zadvornaya, A. (2017). Towards high-resolution laser ionization spectroscopy of the heaviest elements in supersonic gas jet expansion. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 8. doi:10.1038/ncomms14520

DOI: 10.1038/ncomms14520

Half-life of the 15/2(+) state of I-135: A test of E2 seniority relations (Journal article)

Spagnoletti, P., Simpson, G. S., Carroll, R., Regis, J. -M., Blanc, A., Jentschel, M., . . . Van Isacker, P. (2017). Half-life of the 15/2(+) state of I-135: A test of E2 seniority relations. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 95(2). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.95.021302

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.95.021302

2016

Collective 2(1)(+) excitations in Po-206 and Rn-208,Rn-210 (Journal article)

Grahn, T., Pakarinen, J., Jokiniemi, L., Albers, M., Auranen, K., Bauer, C., . . . Zielinska, M. (2016). Collective 2(1)(+) excitations in Po-206 and Rn-208,Rn-210. EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL A, 52(11). doi:10.1140/epja/i2016-16340-6

DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2016-16340-6

Rearrangement of valence neutrons in the neutrinoless double-beta decay of Xe-136 (Journal article)

Szwec, S. V., Kay, B. P., Cocolios, T. E., Entwisle, J. P., Freeman, S. J., Gaffney, L. P., . . . Stefan, I. (2016). Rearrangement of valence neutrons in the neutrinoless double-beta decay of Xe-136. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 94(5). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.94.054314

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.94.054314

A new in-gas-laser ionization and spectroscopy laboratory for off-line studies at KU Leuven (Journal article)

Kudryavtsev, Y., Creemers, P., Ferrer, R., Granados, C., Gaffney, L. P., Huyse, M., . . . Zadvornaya, A. (2016). A new in-gas-laser ionization and spectroscopy laboratory for off-line studies at KU Leuven. NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION B-BEAM INTERACTIONS WITH MATERIALS AND ATOMS, 376, 345-352. doi:10.1016/j.nimb.2016.02.040

DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2016.02.040

Blurring the boundaries between ion sources: The application of the RILIS inside a FEBIAD type ion source at ISOLDE (Journal article)

Goodacre, T. D., Billowes, J., Catherall, R., Cocolios, T. E., Crepieux, B., Fedorov, D. V., . . . Veinhard, M. (2016). Blurring the boundaries between ion sources: The application of the RILIS inside a FEBIAD type ion source at ISOLDE. NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION B-BEAM INTERACTIONS WITH MATERIALS AND ATOMS, 376, 39-45. doi:10.1016/j.nimb.2016.03.005

DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2016.03.005

Developments towards in-gas-jet laser spectroscopy studies of actinium isotopes at LISOL (Journal article)

Raeder, S., Bastin, B., Block, M., Creemers, P., Delahaye, P., Ferrer, R., . . . Zadvornaya, A. (2016). Developments towards in-gas-jet laser spectroscopy studies of actinium isotopes at LISOL. NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION B-BEAM INTERACTIONS WITH MATERIALS AND ATOMS, 376, 382-387. doi:10.1016/j.nimb.2015.12.014

DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2015.12.014

Spectroscopy of Ar-46 by the (t, p) two-neutron transfer reaction (Journal article)

Nowak, K., Wimmer, K., Hellgartner, S., Muecher, D., Bildstein, V., Diriken, J., . . . Zielinska, M. (2016). Spectroscopy of Ar-46 by the (t, p) two-neutron transfer reaction. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 93(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.93.044335

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.93.044335

Analysis methods of safe Coulomb-excitation experiments with radioactive ion beams using the GOSIA code (Journal article)

Zielinska, M., Gaffney, L. P., Wrzosek-Lipska, K., Clement, E., Grahn, T., Kesteloot, N., . . . Warr, N. (2016). Analysis methods of safe Coulomb-excitation experiments with radioactive ion beams using the GOSIA code. EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL A, 52(4). doi:10.1140/epja/i2016-16099-8

DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2016-16099-8

Fast-timing study of the l -forbidden 12+→32+ M1 transition in Sn 129 FAST-TIMING STUDY of the l -FORBIDDEN ⋯ R. LICǎ et al. (Journal article)

LicǍ, R., Mach, H., Fraile, L. M., Gargano, A., Borge, M. J. G., MǍrginean, N., . . . Warr, N. (2016). Fast-timing study of the l -forbidden 12+→32+ M1 transition in Sn 129 FAST-TIMING STUDY of the l -FORBIDDEN ⋯ R. LICǎ et al.. Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 93(4). doi:10.1103PhysRevC/93.044303

DOI: 10.1103PhysRevC/93.044303

Fast-timing study of the l-forbidden 1/2(+) -> 3/2(+) M1 transition in Sn-129 (Journal article)

Lica, R., Mach, H., Fraile, L. M., Gargano, A., Borge, M. J. G., Marginean, N., . . . Collaboration, I. D. S. (2016). Fast-timing study of the l-forbidden 1/2(+) -> 3/2(+) M1 transition in Sn-129. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 93(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.93.044303

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.93.044303

Investigating the Pygmy Dipole Resonance Using beta Decay (Journal article)

Scheck, M., Mishev, S., Ponomarev, V. Y., Chapman, R., Gaffney, L. P., Gregor, E. T., . . . Simpson, G. S. (2016). Investigating the Pygmy Dipole Resonance Using beta Decay. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 116(13). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.132501

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.132501

Shape dynamics in neutron-rich Kr isotopes: Coulomb excitation of Kr-92, Kr-94 and Kr-96 (vol 899, pg 1, 2013) (Journal article)

Albers, M., Nomura, K., Warr, N., Blazhev, A., Jolie, J., Muecher, D., . . . Zielinska, M. (2016). Shape dynamics in neutron-rich Kr isotopes: Coulomb excitation of Kr-92, Kr-94 and Kr-96 (vol 899, pg 1, 2013). NUCLEAR PHYSICS A, 947, 260-262. doi:10.1016/j.nuclphysa.2015.11.010

DOI: 10.1016/j.nuclphysa.2015.11.010

Unique and complementary information on shape coexistence in the neutron-deficient Pb region derived from Coulomb excitation (Journal article)

Wrzosek-Lipska, K., & Gaffney, L. P. (2016). Unique and complementary information on shape coexistence in the neutron-deficient Pb region derived from Coulomb excitation. JOURNAL OF PHYSICS G-NUCLEAR AND PARTICLE PHYSICS, 43(2). doi:10.1088/0954-3899/43/2/024012

DOI: 10.1088/0954-3899/43/2/024012

2015

STUDY OF OCTUPOLE COLLECTIVITY IN Nd-146 AND Sm-148 USING THE NEW COULOMB EXCITATION SET-UP AT ALTO (Conference Paper)

Komorowska, M., Zielinska, M., Napiorkowski, P., Doherty, T., Wrzosek-Lipska, K., Butler, P. A., . . . Warr, N. (2016). STUDY OF OCTUPOLE COLLECTIVITY IN Nd-146 AND Sm-148 USING THE NEW COULOMB EXCITATION SET-UP AT ALTO. In ACTA PHYSICA POLONICA B Vol. 47 (pp. 923-928). doi:10.5506/APhysPolB.47.923

DOI: 10.5506/APhysPolB.47.923

Rb-97(37)60: The Cornerstone of the Region of Deformation around A similar to 100 (vol 115, 172501, 2015) (Journal article)

Sotty, C., Zielinska, M., Georgiev, G., Balabanski, D. L., Stuchbery, A. E., Blazhev, A., . . . Wenander, F. (2015). Rb-97(37)60: The Cornerstone of the Region of Deformation around A similar to 100 (vol 115, 172501, 2015). PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 115(20). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.209902

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.209902

Deformation and mixing of coexisting shapes in neutron-deficient polonium isotopes (Journal article)

Kesteloot, N., Bastin, B., Gaffney, L. P., Wrzosek-Lipska, K., Auranen, K., Bauer, C., . . . Zielinska, M. (2015). Deformation and mixing of coexisting shapes in neutron-deficient polonium isotopes. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 92(5). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.92.054301

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.92.054301

Rb-37(97)60: The Cornerstone of the Region of Deformation around A similar to 100 (Journal article)

Sotty, C., Zielinska, M., Georgiev, G., Balabanski, D. L., Stuchbery, A. E., Blazhev, A., . . . Wenander, F. (2015). Rb-37(97)60: The Cornerstone of the Region of Deformation around A similar to 100. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 115(17). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.172501

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.172501

Low-energy Coulomb excitation of Fe-62 and Mn-62 following in-beam decay of Mn-62 (Journal article)

Gaffney, L. P., Van de Walle, J., Bastin, B., Bildstein, V., Blazhev, A., Bree, N., . . . Wrzosek-Lipska, K. (2015). Low-energy Coulomb excitation of Fe-62 and Mn-62 following in-beam decay of Mn-62. EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL A, 51(10). doi:10.1140/epja/i2015-15136-6

DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2015-15136-6

X-ray production with heavy post-accelerated radioactive-ion beams in the lead region of interest for Coulomb-excitation measurements (Journal article)

Bree, N., Wrzosek-Lipska, K., Butler, P. A., Gaffney, L. P., Grahn, T., Huyse, M., . . . Warr, N. (2015). X-ray production with heavy post-accelerated radioactive-ion beams in the lead region of interest for Coulomb-excitation measurements. NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION B-BEAM INTERACTIONS WITH MATERIALS AND ATOMS, 360, 97-102. doi:10.1016/j.nimb.2015.08.017

DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2015.08.017

Shapes and Collectivity in Neutron Deficient Even-Mass 188–198Pb Isotopes (Conference Paper)

Pakarinen, J., Grahn, T., Algora, A., Bree, N., Cocolios, T. E., Diriken, J., . . . Zielińska, M. (2015). Shapes and Collectivity in Neutron Deficient Even-Mass 188–198Pb Isotopes. In Proceedings of the Conference on Advances in Radioactive Isotope Science (ARIS2014). Journal of the Physical Society of Japan. doi:10.7566/jpscp.6.020011

DOI: 10.7566/jpscp.6.020011

Collectivity in the light radon nuclei measured directly via Coulomb excitation (Journal article)

Gaffney, L. P., Robinson, A. P., Jenkins, D. G., Andreyev, A. N., Bender, M., Blazhev, A., . . . Zielinska, M. (2015). Collectivity in the light radon nuclei measured directly via Coulomb excitation. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 91(6). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.91.064313

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.91.064313

Do nuclei go pear-shaped? Coulomb excitation of Rn-220 and Ra-224 at REX-ISOLDE (CERN) (Conference Paper)

Scheck, M., Gaffney, L. P., Butler, P. A., Hayes, A. B., Wenander, F., Albers, M., . . . Zielinska, M. (2015). Do nuclei go pear-shaped? Coulomb excitation of Rn-220 and Ra-224 at REX-ISOLDE (CERN). In CGS15 - CAPTURE GAMMA-RAY SPECTROSCOPY AND RELATED TOPICS Vol. 93. doi:10.1051/epjconf/20159301038

DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/20159301038

Evidence for a Smooth Onset of Deformation in the Neutron-Rich Kr Isotopes (vol 108, 062701, 2012) (Journal article)

Albers, M., Warr, N., Nomura, K., Blazhev, A., Jolie, J., Muecher, D., . . . Zielinska, M. (2015). Evidence for a Smooth Onset of Deformation in the Neutron-Rich Kr Isotopes (vol 108, 062701, 2012). PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 114(18). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.189902

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.189902

Testing refined shell-model interactions in the sd shell: Coulomb excitation of Na-26 (Journal article)

Siebeck, B., Seidlitz, M., Blazhev, A., Reiter, P., Altenkirch, R., Bauer, C., . . . Collaboratio, M. I. N. I. B. A. L. L. R. E. X. -I. S. O. L. D. E. (2015). Testing refined shell-model interactions in the sd shell: Coulomb excitation of Na-26. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 91(1). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.91.014311

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.91.014311

Single-neutron orbits near Ni-78: Spectroscopy of the N=49 isotope Zn-79 (Journal article)

Orlandi, R., Mucher, D., Raabe, R., Jungclaus, A., Pain, S. D., Bildstein, V., . . . Wimmer, K. (2015). Single-neutron orbits near Ni-78: Spectroscopy of the N=49 isotope Zn-79. PHYSICS LETTERS B, 740, 298-302. doi:10.1016/j.physletb.2014.12.006

DOI: 10.1016/j.physletb.2014.12.006

2014

Determination of the B(E3, 0(+) -> 3(-))-excitation strength in octupole-correlated nuclei near A approximate to 224 by the means of Coulomb excitation at REX-ISOLDE (Conference Paper)

Scheck, M., Gaffney, L. P., Butler, P. A., Hayes, A. B., Wenander, F., Albers, M., . . . IOP. (2014). Determination of the B(E3, 0(+) -> 3(-))-excitation strength in octupole-correlated nuclei near A approximate to 224 by the means of Coulomb excitation at REX-ISOLDE. In XX INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL ON NUCLEAR PHYSICS, NEUTRON PHYSICS AND APPLICATIONS (VARNA2013) Vol. 533. doi:10.1088/1742-6596/533/1/012007

DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/533/1/012007

Shape coexistence in neutron-deficient Hg isotopes studied via lifetime measurements in Hg-184,Hg-186 and two-state mixing calculations (vol 89, 024307, 2014) (Journal article)

Gaffney, L. P., Hackstein, M., Page, R. D., Grahn, T., Scheck, M., Butler, P. A., . . . Zhu, S. (2014). Shape coexistence in neutron-deficient Hg isotopes studied via lifetime measurements in Hg-184,Hg-186 and two-state mixing calculations (vol 89, 024307, 2014). PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 89(5). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.89.059905

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.89.059905

Shape Coexistence in the Neutron- Deficient Even-Even Hg182-188 Isotopes Studied via Coulomb Excitation (Journal article)

Bree, N., Wrzosek-Lipska, K., Petts, A., Andreyev, A., Bastin, B., Bender, M., . . . Zielinska, M. (2014). Shape Coexistence in the Neutron- Deficient Even-Even Hg182-188 Isotopes Studied via Coulomb Excitation. Physical Review Letters, 112. doi:10.1103/Physrevlett.112.162701

DOI: 10.1103/Physrevlett.112.162701

Coulomb excitation of Na-29,Na-30: Mapping the borders of the island of inversion (Journal article)

Seidlitz, M., Reiter, P., Altenkirch, R., Bastin, B., Bauer, C., Blazhev, A., . . . Wrzosek-Lipska, K. (2014). Coulomb excitation of Na-29,Na-30: Mapping the borders of the island of inversion. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 89(2). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.89.024309

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.89.024309

Shape coexistence in neutron-deficient Hg isotopes studied via lifetime measurements in Hg-184,Hg-186 and two-state mixing calculations (Journal article)

Gaffney, L. P., Hackstein, M., Page, R. D., Grahn, T., Scheck, M., Butler, P. A., . . . Zhu, S. (2014). Shape coexistence in neutron-deficient Hg isotopes studied via lifetime measurements in Hg-184,Hg-186 and two-state mixing calculations. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 89(2). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.89.024307

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.89.024307

2013

Coulomb excitation of re-accelerated Rn-208 and Po-206 beams (Conference Paper)

Grahn, T., Albers, M., Auranen, K., Bauer, C., Bernards, C., Blazhev, A., . . . Zielinska, M. (2013). Coulomb excitation of re-accelerated Rn-208 and Po-206 beams. In HEAVY ION ACCELERATOR SYMPOSIUM 2013 Vol. 63. doi:10.1051/epjconf/20136301009

DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/20136301009

Experimental study of bound states in Be-12 through low-energy Be-11(d,p)-transfer reactions (Journal article)

Johansen, J. G., Bildstein, V., Borge, M. J. G., Cubero, M., Diriken, J., Elseviers, J., . . . De Witte, H. (2013). Experimental study of bound states in Be-12 through low-energy Be-11(d,p)-transfer reactions. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 88(4). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.88.044619

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.88.044619

Shape dynamics in neutron-rich Kr isotopes: Coulomb excitation of Kr-92, Kr-94 and Kr-96 (Journal article)

Albers, M., Nomura, K., Warr, N., Blazhev, A., Jolie, J., Muecher, D., . . . Zielinska, M. (2013). Shape dynamics in neutron-rich Kr isotopes: Coulomb excitation of Kr-92, Kr-94 and Kr-96. NUCLEAR PHYSICS A, 899, 1-28. doi:10.1016/j.nuclphysa.2013.01.013

DOI: 10.1016/j.nuclphysa.2013.01.013

Studies of pear-shaped nuclei using accelerated radioactive beams (Journal article)

Gaffney, L. P., Butler, P. A., Scheck, M., Hayes, A. B., Wenander, F., Albers, M., . . . Zielinska, M. (2013). Studies of pear-shaped nuclei using accelerated radioactive beams. NATURE, 497(7448), 199-204. doi:10.1038/nature12073

DOI: 10.1038/nature12073

The Miniball spectrometer (Journal article)

Warr, N., Van de Walle, J., Albers, M., Ames, F., Bastin, B., Bauer, C., . . . Zell, K. O. (2013). The Miniball spectrometer. EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL A, 49(3). doi:10.1140/epja/i2013-13040-9

DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2013-13040-9

2012

Evidence for a Smooth Onset of Deformation in the Neutron-Rich Kr Isotopes (vol 108, 062701, 2012) (Journal article)

Albers, M., Warr, N., Nomura, K., Blazhev, A., Jolie, J., Muecher, D., . . . Zielinska, M. (2012). Evidence for a Smooth Onset of Deformation in the Neutron-Rich Kr Isotopes (vol 108, 062701, 2012). PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 109(20). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.209904

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.209904

Evidence for a Smooth Onset of Deformation in the Neutron-Rich Kr Isotopes (Journal article)

Albers, M., Warr, N., Nomura, K., Blazhev, A., Jolie, J., Muecher, D., . . . Zielinska, M. (2012). Evidence for a Smooth Onset of Deformation in the Neutron-Rich Kr Isotopes. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 108(6). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.062701

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.062701

2011

Combined in-beam electron and gamma-ray spectroscopy of Hg-184,Hg-186 (Journal article)

Scheck, M., Butler, P. A., Gaffney, L. P., Bree, N., Carrol, R. J., Cox, D., . . . Uusitalo, J. (2011). Combined in-beam electron and gamma-ray spectroscopy of Hg-184,Hg-186. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 83(3). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.83.037303

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.83.037303

2010

Lifetimes of odd-spin yrast states in Hg182 (Journal article)

Scheck, M., Grahn, T., Petts, A., Butler, P. A., Dewald, A., Gaffney, L. P., . . . Zielinska, M. (2010). Lifetimes of odd-spin yrast states in Hg-182. PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 81(1). doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.81.014310

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.81.014310