Nuclear fusion induced by X-rays in a crystal

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Belyaev, V. B.; Miller, M. B.; Otto, J.; Rakityansky, S. A.;
(2016)

The nuclei that constitute a crystalline lattice, oscillate relative to each other with a very low energy that is not sufficient to penetrate through the Coulomb barriers separating them. An additional energy, which is needed to tunnel through the barrier and fuse, can ... View more
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