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B About isomeric transitions at high Z

  1. Feb 19, 2016 #1
    I wonder why at high Z, isomeric transitions with small transition energies may be 100% converted.
     
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  3. Feb 24, 2016 #2
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  4. Apr 4, 2016 #3
    I can be possible to reword the post. Thanks
     
  5. Apr 21, 2016 #4

    DrSteve

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    I believe that IT rate scales as the inverse of the excited state energy to some large power (E-5), as well as proportional to Z2, thus explaining both the enhancement for small small transition energies and high-Z isotopes
     
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