Short-Lived Nuclei Laboratory


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Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute



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Current projects and recent results

  1. Development of new experimental methods on efficient production of short-lived exotic nuclei far from the region of beta-stability.
    ( Eur. Phys. J. A 26, 147-150 (2005), Phys. Rev. C 61, 034304 (2000) )

  2. Study of the neutron deficient Pb and Bi isotopes by simultaneous atomic- and nuclear- spectroscopy.
    Experiment IS-407 at ISOLDE (CERN) (

  3. Participation in the development of the target-ion source units for SPES (LNL, Italy) project. (

  4. Participation in the development of a high temperature UC targets for the next generation ISOL facility SPIRAL-II (GANIL, France).
    ( Nucl. Instr. And Meth. In Phys. Research B 266 (2008) 4247, 4308
    and 4318.

  5. Investigation of spins, electromagnetic moments and charge radii of radioactive nuclei by laser spectroscopy (A. E. Barzakh et al., Changes in the mean square charge radii and electromagnetic moments of neutron-deficient Bi isotopes, AIP Conference Proceedings 1681, 030011, 2015). (Bi_Barzakh_en-2015.pdf)

  6. New developments at IRIS laboratory:

NRC "Kurchatov Institute"    Russian Academy of Sciences    Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute
    High Energy Physics Division     Neutron Research Department     Molecular and Radiation Biophysics Department
    Theoretical Physics Division     Infrastructure Departments

PNPI, Gatchina, Leningrad district 188300, Russia.
Telephone: +7 (813  71)  31855,    +7 (813  71)  46582.       Fax: +7 (813  71)  30010

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