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Apparent Muon Loss in Muon Catalyzed Fusion

Johann Rafelski

Fusion Science and Technology / Volume 8 / Number 3 / November 1985 / Pages 2727-2730

Technical Note / Fusion Fuel Cycle / dx.doi.org/10.13182/FST85-A24694

Muon loss to side cycles of muon catalyzed fusion is discussed in a schematic model. Experimentally extracted values for permanent muon loss probability (“muon sticking”) depend on the presence of cycles terminating by formation of unobservable low-energy neutrons.

 
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