Physics Today: Testing the doubly magic character of tin-132

Physics Today logoThe work of Kate Jones, an assistant professor in the Physics Department, has been featured in Physics Today. The article discusses how adding an extra neutron to a nucleus with magic numbers of both neutrons and protons and watching how it settles in, tests the shell model and can help elucidate the creation of heavy elements in supernovae.

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