Alpha-induced reactions in nuclear astrophysics

Lead Research Organisation: University of York
Department Name: Physics


Studying the 15N(a,g) and 17O(a,n) reactions using direct and indirect techniques to better understand nucleosynthesis in AGB and massive stars.


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Frost-Schenk J (2018) Cycling the hot CNO: a teaching methodology in Physics Education

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Turturica G (2019) Investigation of Compton scattering for gamma beam intensity measurements and perspectives at ELI-NP in Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment

Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
ST/N50452X/1 01/10/2015 30/09/2021
1799912 Studentship ST/N50452X/1 01/04/2016 30/11/2019 Joseph William Frost-Schenk