On the emission of the fast δ-electrons during nuclear β−-decay in few-electron atoms
Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Western Ontario - London, Ontario N6H 5B7, Canada
Received: 1 December 2015
Accepted: 14 January 2016
We discuss the possibility to observe fast secondary electrons (δ-electrons) during nuclear β−-decay in few-electron atoms/ions. Formulas for the corresponding probabilities and velocity spectrum of the δ-electrons are derived in closed analytical forms.
PACS: 23.40.-s – β decay; double β decay; electron and muon capture / 12.20.Ds – Specific calculations / 14.60.Cd – Electrons (including positrons)
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