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Location of neutrino

  1. Dec 19, 2011 #1
    where exactly neutrino located in an atom? how many neutrinos are there in a hydrogen atom?
     
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  3. Dec 19, 2011 #2

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    There are no neutrinos in atoms. Neutrinos are the product of radioactive decay or nuclear reactions.
     
  4. Dec 19, 2011 #3
    Are you talking about nuetrons?

    If you were talking about nuetrons, than they are located in the nucleus of an atom. There are 0 in a hydrogen atom, and occasionally 1.
     
  5. Dec 20, 2011 #4
    Neutrinos are pesky fellows. They don't like to sit still anywhere, let alone in atom, because they are weakly interacting. They get created in certain reactions and then fly off through almost anything.
     
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