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  • Liu, Fangfang; Si, Hongqi; Wang, Chengcheng; Sun, Genlou; Zhou, Erting; Chen, Can; Ma, Chuanxi (Nature Publishing Group, 2016-08-16)
    The allohexaploid bread wheat originally derived from three closely related species with A, B and D genome. Although numerous studies were performed to elucidate its origin and phylogeny, no consensus conclusion has reached. ...

  • Todd, Angela D. K.; McClennan, William L.; Masuda, Jason Douglas, 1977- (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016)
    The reaction of trimethylaluminum with the bis-N,N[prime] -(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imidazolin-2-imine (L–H) ligand 1 afforded several new organometallic aluminium complexes. Reaction in a 1 : 1 stoichiometry at room temperature ...

  • Tanihata, I.; Terashima, S.; Kanungo, Rituparna; Ameil, F.; Atkinson, J.; Ayyad, Y.; Cortina-Gil, D.; Dillmann, I.; Estrade, Alfredo; Evdokimov, A. (Oxford University Press, 2016-04)
    Production cross sections of nitrogen isotopes from high-energy (∼950 MeV per nucleon) carbon isotopes on hydrogen and carbon targets have been measured for the first time for a wide range of isotopes (A = 12 to 19). The ...

  • Sanetullaev, Alisher; Kanungo, Rituparna; Tanaka, J.; Alcorta, M.; Andreoiu, C.; Bender, P.; Chen, A. A.; Christian, G.; Davids, B.; Fallis, J.; Fortin, J. P.; Keefe, Matthew; Purcell, Julia; Randhawa, Jaspreet (Elsevier Science B.V., 2016-04-16)
    The first measurement of the one-neutron transfer reaction [superscript 11]Li(p,d)[superscript 10]Li performed using the IRIS facility at TRIUMF with a 5.7A MeV [superscript 11]Li beam interacting with a solid H[subscript ...

  • Wilson, G L.; Catford, W. N.; Orr, N. A.; Diget, C. Aa.; Matta, A.; Hackman, G.; Williams, S. J.; Celik, I. C.; Achouri, N. L.; Al Falou, H.; Austin, Roby Anne Elizabeth, 1974-; Kanungo, Rituparna (Elsevier Science B.V., 2016-08-10)
    The levels in [superscript 26]Na with single particle character have been observed for the first time using the d([superscript 25]Na,p[gamma]) reaction at 5MeV/nucleon. The measured excitation energies and the deduced ...

  • Thies, R.; Heinz, A.; Adachi, T.; Aksyutina, Y.; Alcantara-Nunes, J.; Altstadt, S.; Alvarez-Pol, H.; Ashwood, N.; Aumann, T.; Avdeichikov, V.; Estrade, Alfredo; Kanungo, Rituparna (American Physical Society, 2016-05-02)
    Background: Models describing nuclear fragmentation and fragmentation fission deliver important input for planning nuclear physics experiments and future radioactive ion beam facilities. These models are usually benchmarked ...

  • Suzuki, Y.; Horiuchi, W.; Terashima, S.; Kanungo, Rituparna; Ameil, F.; Atkinson, J.; Ayyad, Y.; Cortina-Gil, D.; Dillmann, I.; Estrade, Alfredo (American Physical Society, 2016-07-05)
    Charge-changing cross sections at high energies are expected to provide useful information on nuclear charge radii. No reliable theory to calculate the cross section has yet been available.We develop a formula using Glauber ...

  • Roder, Marko; Adachi, Tatsuya; Aksyutina, Yulia; Alcantara, Juan; Altstadt, Sebastian; Alvarez-Pol, Hector; Ashwood, Nicholas; Atar, Leyla; Aumann, Thomas; Avdeichikov, Vladimir; Kanungo, Rituparna; Estrade, Alfredo (American Physical Society, 2016-06-30)
    Neutron-rich light nuclei and their reactions play an important role in the creation of chemical elements. Here, data from a Coulomb dissociation experiment on [superscript 20,21]N are reported. Relativistic [superscript ...

  • Kobayashi, N.; Nakamura, T.; Kondo, Y.; Tostevin, J. A.; Aoi, N.; Baba, H.; Barthelemy, R.; Famiano, M. A.; Fukuda, N.; Inabe, N.; Kanungo, Rituparna (American Physical Society, 2016-01-20)
    Background: Very neutron-rich isotopes, including [superscript 30−32]Ne, in the vicinity of N = 20 are known to exhibit ground states dominated by fp-shell intruder configurations: the “island of inversion.” Systematics ...

  • Kirsebom, O. S.; Bender, P.; Cheeseman, A.; Christian, G.; Churchman, R.; Cross, D. S.; Davids, B.; Evitts, L. J.; Fallis, J.; Galinski, N.; Sanetullaev, Alisher (American Physical Society, 2016-02-02)
    Several lifetimes in [superscript 23]Mg have been determined for the first time using the Doppler-shift attenuation method. A Monte Carlo simulation code has been written to model the [gamma]-ray line shape. An upper limit ...

  • Annand, J. R. M.; Arends, H. J.; Beck, R.; Borisov, N.; Braghieri, A.; Briscoe, W. J.; Cherepnya, S.; Collicott, Cristina; Costanza, S.; Downie, E. J.; Sarty, Adam James, 1965- (American Physical Society, 2016-05-31)
    The [gamma]p [right arrow] [pi superscript 0]p reaction was studied at laboratory photon energies from 425 to 1445 MeV with a transversely polarized target and a longitudinally polarized beam. The beam-target asymmetry F ...

  • Domingo-Pardo, C.; Caballero-Folch, R.; Agramunt, J.; Algora, A.; Arcones, A.; Ameil, F.; Ayyad, Y.; Benlliure, J.; Bowry, M.; Calvino, F.; Estrade, Alfredo (IOP Publishing Limited, 2016)
    The rapid neutron nucleosynthesis process involves an enormous amount of very exotic neutron-rich nuclei, which represent a theoretical and experimental challenge. Two of the main decay properties that affect the final ...

  • Wilkins, D. R.; Cackett, E. M.; Fabian, A. C.; Reynolds, C. S. (Oxford University Press, 2016-05-01)
    Models of X-ray reverberation from extended coronae are developed from general relativistic ray tracing simulations. Reverberation lags between correlated variability in the directly observed continuum emission and that ...

  • Tkachenko, A.; Matthews, J. M.; Aerts, C.; Pavlovski, K.; Papics, P. I.; Zwintz, K.; Cameron, C.; Walker, G. A. H.; Kuschnig, R.; Degroote, P.; Guenther, David B. (Oxford University Press, 2016-05-11)
    Binary stars provide a valuable test of stellar structure and evolution, because the masses of the individual stellar components can be derived with high accuracy and in a model-independent way. In this work, we study ...

  • Vasudevan, R. V.; Fabian, A. C.; Reynolds, C. S.; Aird, J.; Dauser, T.; Gallo, Luigi C. (Oxford University Press, 2016-05-11)
    The cosmic X-ray background (CXB) is the total emission from past accretion activity on to supermassive black holes in active galactic nuclei (AGN) and peaks in the hard X-ray band (30 keV). In this paper, we identify a ...

  • Siwak, Michal; Ogloza, Waldemar; Rucinski, Slavek M.; Moffat, Anthony F. J.; Matthews, Jaymie M.; Cameron, Chris; Guenther, David B.; Kuschnig, Rainer; Rowe, Jason F.; Sasselov, Dimitar (Oxford University Press, 2016-03-11)
    Results of the time variability monitoring of the two classical T Tauri stars, RU Lup and IM Lup, are presented. Three photometric data sets were utilized: (1) simultaneous (same field) MOST satellite observations over ...

  • Richardson, Noel D.; Moffat, Anthony F. J.; Maltais–Tariant, Raphael; Pablo, Herbert; Gies, Douglas R.; Saio, Hideyuki; St-Louis, Nicole; Schaefer, Gail; Miroshnichenko, Anatoly S.; Farrington, Chris; Guenther, David B. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    MWC 314 is a bright candidate luminous blue variable (LBV) that resides in a fairly close binary system, with an orbital period of 60.753 [plus or minus] 0.003 d. We observed MWC 314 with a combination of optical spectroscopy, ...

  • Bonson, K.; Gallo, Luigi C. (Oxford University Press, 2016-05-11)
    Being one of only two fundamental properties black holes possess, the spin of supermassive black holes (SMBHs) is of great interest for understanding accretion processes and galaxy evolution. However, in these early days ...

  • Wang, Jibin; Sun, Genlou; Ren, Xifeng; Li, Chengdao; Liu, Lipan; Wang, Qifei; Du, Binbin; Sun, Dongfa (BioMed Central, 2016-07-07)
    Background: Increasing the yield of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) is a main breeding goal in developing barley cultivars. A high density genetic linkage map containing 1894 SNP and 68 SSR markers covering 1375.8 cM was ...

  • Carraro, Giovanni; Seleznev, Anton F.; Baume, Gustavo; Turner, David Gerald, 1945- (Oxford University Press, 2016-02-01)
    Multicolour photometry of the stellar populations in five fields in the third Galactic quadrant centred on the clusters NGC 2215, NGC 2354, Haffner 22, Ruprecht 11, and ESO489 SC01 is interpreted in terms of a warped and ...