A precision neutron lifetime measurement using Ultracold neutrons in a magneto-gravitational trap.

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Useful Resources   

Neutron Properties


Nuclear Physics

Material Properties

Review Articles

  • "The lifetime of the free neutron", K Schreckenbach and W Mampe 1992 J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 18 1 doi:10.1088/0954-3899/18/1/004
  • "Ultracold neutrons: Their role in studies of condensed matter", R. Golub, Rev. Mod. Phys. 68, 329 (1996) (link)
  • "The neutron. Its properties and basic interactions", H. Abele, Prog. Part. Nucl. Phys., 60, 1-81 (2008) (link)
  • "Neutron beta decay", J S Nico, J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 36 104001 (2009) doi:10.1088/0954-3899/36/10/104001
  • "The neutron and its role in cosmology and particle physics", D. Dubbers and M. G. Schmidt, Rev. Mod. Phys. 83, 1111 (2011) (link)
  • "Colloquium: The neutron lifetime", F.E. Wietfeldt and G. L. Greene, Rev. Mod. Phys. 83, 1173 (2011) (link)



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