Calculation of alpha-particle range by Geiger-Nuttall law.

Keyword

Geiger-Nuttall law,Nuclear Decay Constant,disintegration constant,alpha particle emission,alpha-particle range.

Reference

[1]:『What is the "Geiger-Nuttall Law?"』(J.G.BECKERLEY).
[2]:『AN INTRODUCTION TO NUCLEAR PHYSICS』(N.FEATHER).
[3]:『Elements of Nuclear Physics』(Franco Rasetti).
[4]:『法則の辞典』(山崎昶).

Remarks

・log10(R)=A*log10(λ)+B.λ:Disintegration constant.
・『R is the alpha-particle range』(Reference[1]).
・『where A and B are two constants, the first one being practically the same for all three radioactive series.』(Reference[3]).

History

・2009/08/27:Upload.