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Coaxing a Neutron from Deuterium

  1. Aug 31, 2004 #1


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    Question: What would it take to coax a deuterium atom to give up its neutron? In terms of input energy? Would you need to hit it with an energetic electron to have a reasonable chance of disassociation?

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