Cookies on this website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Continue' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.

The statistical γ-decay of the giant dipole resonance built on excited states was investigated in several nuclei in the sd-shell region. The yield of high-energy γ-rays in self-conjugate nuclei populated by T = 0 entrance channels was found to be strongly inhibited compared to the yield from T ≠ 0 entrance channels and compared to that in nuclei with Z ≠ Z. This can be explained as due to good isospin purity in the compound nuclear states at high excitation energy. © 1986.

Original publication

DOI

10.1016/0370-2693(86)90167-X

Type

Journal article

Journal

Physics Letters B

Publication Date

28/08/1986

Volume

176

Pages

297 - 301