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Does an alpha disintegration happen at the atom "equators"?

  1. Mar 22, 2017 #1
    Hi to all,

    If atoms spins, does that mean that an alpha disintegration happen at the atoms "equator" ?

    I'd like to know exactly where, on an atom surface does the disintegration happen.

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  3. Mar 22, 2017 #2
    Sorry, this was the Member introduction section.

    My name is Jonathan, I'm an electrical engineer and work in the telecommunication industry for now 18 years or so. I'm fascinated physics and astronomy.
  4. Mar 22, 2017 #3


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    Welcome to the forum fractalrocks!
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