alpha decay

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radioactive decay of an atomic nucleus that is accompanied by the emission of an alpha particle

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These measured chains of alpha-decays produced isotopes of lighter elements with atomic numbers 115 to 103, whose registration added to the proof for the observation of element 117.
239]Pu alpha-decay with a counter without collimator were carried out continuously during several days in a North Pole expedition on the "Akademik Fedorov" research vessel.
Regularities of histogram shape changes at measurements of light flux intensity fluctuations were shown to be absolutely the same as those at measurements of radioactive alpha-decay.
239]Pu alpha-decay in two ways: at expert (visual) estimation of histograms similarity (Fig.
The specific form of histograms presenting the distribution of data of alpha-decay measurements appears simultaneously in the moment of New Moon in different points from Arctic to Antarctic.