Are there equations that detail the stability of nuclei against beta decay? On a related point, I'm familiar with the chart that shows all the isotopes and their half-lives (with a good chunk undergoing beta decay), but I was wondering if that can be derived from first principles, just using the various laws and nucleon counts? And would it cover the likelihood of proton and neutron emission as well? Because I saw that those occur at the some of the extreme edges of the table.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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