researchers discover new isotope thorium-207 and odd-even staggering in α-decay energies
2D spectrum showing the correlation between energies of mother and daughter α decays in the reaction of 36Ar+176Hf. Credit: Yang Huabin

A research team at the Institute of Modern Physics (IMP) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), together with their collaborators, has recently synthesized a new isotope thorium-207, and discovered a regular and distinct odd-even staggering (OES) in α-decay energies for nuclei with Z>82 and N82 and N82 and N

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