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    Measurement and resonance analysis of the 33S(n,α)30Si cross section at the CERN n_TOF facility in the energy region from 10 to 300 keV  [Article]

    Praena, J.; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Porras, I.; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, V.; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Belloni, F.; Berthoumieux, E.; Billowes, Jon; Calviño, F.; Colonna, N.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Žugec, P. (American Physical Society, 2018)
    The 33S(n,α)30Sicrosssectionhasbeenmeasuredattheneutrontime-of-flight(n_TOF)facilityatCERNinthe neutron energy range from 10 to 300 keV relative to the 10B(n,α)7Li cross-section standard. Both reactions were measured ...
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    Measurement of the 70Ge(n,γ) cross section up to 300 keV at the CERN n_TOF facility  [Article]

    Gawlik, A.; Lederer-Woods, Claudia; Andrzejewski, J.; Battino, Umberto; Ferreira, P.; Gunsing, F.; Heinitz, S.; Krtiˇcka, M.; Massimi, C.; Mingrone, F.; Perkowski, J.; Reifarth, René; Tattersall, A.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; García, A. R.; Domingo Pardo, César; Mendoza, E.; Wolf, C.; Woods, P. J.; Wright, T.; Žugec, P. (American Physical Society, 2019)
    Neutron capture data on intermediate mass nuclei are of key importance to nucleosynthesis in the weak component of the slow neutron capture processes, which occurs in massive stars. The (n,γ) cross section on 70Ge, which ...
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    Wetting of Nematic Liquid Crystals on Crenellated Substrates: A Frank–Oseen Approach  [Article]

    Rojas Gómez, Oscar A.; Telo Da Gama, Margarida Maria; Romero Enrique, José Manuel (MDPI, 2019-08-19)
    We revisit the wetting of nematic liquid crystals in contact with crenellated substrates, studied previously using the Landau–de Gennes formalism. However, due to computational limitations, the characteristic length scales ...
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    Influence of Titanium Oxide Pillar Array Nanometric Structures and Ultraviolet Irradiation on the Properties of the Surface of Dental Implants: A Pilot Study  [Article]

    León Ramos, Juan Rey; Diosdado Cano, José María; López Santos, Carmen; Barranco Quero, Ángel; Torres-Lagares, Daniel; Serrera Figallo, María de los Ángeles (MDPI, 2019-10-14)
    Aim: Titanium implants are commonly used as replacement therapy for lost teeth and much current research is focusing on the improvement of the chemical and physical properties of their surfaces in order to improve the ...
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    A simplified hydrokinetic model for a steady‐state microwave discharge sustained by traveling waves at atmospheric pressure conditions  [Article]

    Gordillo Vázquez, Francisco José; Cotrino Bautista, José (AIP Publishing, 1995)
    The properties of a microwave‐induced argon plasma produced by traveling surface wave at atmospheric pressure are investigated theoretically. A hydrokinetic model is elaborated to obtain the nonequilibrium one‐dimensional ...
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    A view of the implanted SiC damage by Rutherford backscattering spectroscopy, spectroscopic ellipsometry, and transmission electron microscopy  [Article]

    Battistig, G.; Khánh, N. Q.; Petrik, P.; Lohner, T.; Dobos, L.; Pécz, B.; García López, Francisco Javier; Morilla García, Yolanda (AIP Publishing, 2006)
    4H-SiC single crystalline substrates were implanted at room temperature with 150 keV Al+ ions using fluences of 4 1014, 1 1015, and 2 1015 cm−2 with current density of 2.5 A cm−2. The samples were subsequently annealed ...
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    Correlation between Mn oxidation state and magnetic behavior in Mn/ZnO multilayers prepared by sputtering  [Article]

    Céspedes, E.; García López, Francisco Javier; García Hernández, M.; Andrés, A. de; Prieto, C. (AIP Publishing, 2007)
    Compositional, microstructural, and magnetic characterization of ZnO 30 Å/Mn x n multilayers prepared by sputtering is presented to study the observed ferromagnetism in the Mn-ZnO system. The nominal Mn layer thickness, ...
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    Quantification of self-sputtering and implantation during pulsed laser deposition of gold  [Article]

    Perea Folgueras, Ángel; Gonzalo, José; Budtz Jørgensen, C.; Epurescu, George; Siegel, Jan; Afonso Rodríguez, Carmen Nieves; García López, Francisco Javier (AIP Publishing, 2008)
    This work reports on the quantification of self-sputtering and implantation occurring during pulsed laser deposition of Au as a function of the laser fluence used to ablate the gold target. The experimental approach ...
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    Induced ferromagnetism in Mn3N2 phase embedded in Mn/Si3N4 multilayers  [Article]

    Céspedes, E.; Román, E.; Huttel, Yves; Chaboy Nalda, Jesús; García López, Francisco Javier; Andrés, A. de; Prieto, C. (AIP Publishing, 2009)
    Room temperature ferromagnetism has been obtained for different sets of Mn/Si3N4 multilayers prepared by sputtering. In order to find the most suitable conditions to stabilize the ferromagnetic ordering in this system, ...
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    Morphological evolution of pulsed laser deposited ZrO2 thin films  [Article]

    Alvarez Molina, Rafael; Palmero Acebedo, Alberto; Prieto López, L. O.; Yubero Valencia, Francisco; Cotrino Bautista, José; Cruz, Wencel de la; Rudolph, H.; Habraken, F. H. P. M.; Rodríguez González-Elipe, Agustín (AIP Publishing, 2010)
    Morphological evolution of ZrO2 thin films deposited during pulsed laser deposition of Zr in O2 atmosphere has been experimentally studied at two different film deposition temperatures, 300 and 873 K. The roughness ...
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    Influence of plasma-generated negative oxygen ion impingement on magnetron sputtered amorphous SiO2 thin films during growth at low temperatures  [Article]

    Macías Montero, Manuel Jesús; Garcia Garcia, F. J.; Álvarez Molina, Rafael; Gil Rostra, Jorge; Gonzalez Gonzalez, Juan Carlos; Cotrino Bautista, José; González Elipe, A. R.; Palmero Acebedo, Alberto (AIP Publishing, 2012)
    Growth of amorphous SiO2 thin films deposited by reactive magnetron sputtering at low temperatures has been studied under different oxygen partial pressure conditions. Film microstructures varied from coalescent vertical ...
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    Growth of nanocolumnar thin films on patterned substrates at oblique angles  [Article]

    García-Valenzuela, Aurelio; Muñoz-Piña, Sandra; Alcalá, Germán; Álvarez Molina, Rafael; Lacroix, Bertrand; Santos, Antonio J; Cuevas-Maraver, Jesús; Rico Gavira, Víctor Joaquín; Gago, Raúl; Vázquez Burgos, Luis; Cotrino Bautista, José; Rodríguez González-Elipe, Agustín; Palmero Acebedo, Alberto (Wiley-VCH Verlag, 2019)
    The influence of one dimensional substrate patterns on the nanocolumnar growth of thin films deposited by magnetron sputtering at oblique angles is theoretically and experimentally studied. A well‐established growth model ...
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    Measurement of the 235U(n, f) cross section relative to the 6Li(n, t) and 10B(n, α) standards from thermal to 170 keV neutron energy range at n_TOF  [Article]

    Armaducci, S.; Cosentino, L.; Barbagallo, M.; Colonna, N.; Mengoni, A.; Massimi, C.; Lo Meo, Sergio; Finocchiaro, P.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (Springer Nature, 2019-07-01)
    The 235U(n, f) cross section was measured at n_TOF relative to 6Li(n, t) and 10B(n,α) , with high resolution (L= 183. 49 (2) m) and in a wide energy range (25meV-170keV) with 1.5% systematic uncertainty, making use of a ...
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    Soliton ratchet induced by random transitions among symmetric sine-Gordon potentials  [Article]

    Casado Pascual, Jesús; Sánchez-Rey, Bernardo; Quintero, Niurka R. (AIP Publishing, 2019)
    The generation of net solitonmotion induced by randomtransitions among N symmetric phase-shifted sine-Gordon potentials is investigated, in the absence of any external force and without any thermal noise. The phase shifts ...
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    Investigating the 10Li continuum through 9Li(d,p)10Li reactions  [Article]

    Moro Muñoz, Antonio Matías; Casal, Jesús; Gómez Ramos, Mario (Elsevier, 2019-06-10)
    The continuum structure of the unbound system 10 Li, inferred from the 9 Li(d,p) 10 Li transfer reaction, is reexamined. Experimental data for this reaction, measured at two different energies, are analyzed with the same ...
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    Erratum to: Cross section measurements of 155, 157 Gd(n, γ) induced by thermal and epithermal neutrons (The European Physical Journal A, (2019), 55, 1, (9), 10.1140/epja/i2019-12692-7)  [Article]

    Mastromarco, M.; Manna, A.; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (Springer Nature, 2019-03)
    After publication of the paper, the authors noticed some errors in the list of authors and in the list of affiliations. Their correct version is given in this erratum
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    Number conserving particle-hole RPA for superfluid nuclei  [Article]

    Dukelsky, Jorge; García Ramos, José Enrique; Arias Carrasco, José Miguel; Pérez-Fernández, Pedro; Schuck, P. (Elsevier, 2019-08)
    We present a number conserving particle-hole RPA theory for collective excitations in the transition from normal to superfluid nuclei. The method derives from an RPA theory developed long ago in quantum chemistry using ...
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    On the emergence of large and complex memory effects in nonequilibrium fluids  [Article]

    Lasanta Becerra, Antonio; Vega Reyes, Francisco; Prados Montaño, Antonio; Santos, Andrés (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2019-03-29)
    Control of cooling and heating processes is essential in many industrial and biological processes. In fact, the time evolution of an observable quantity may differ according to the previous history of the system. For ...
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    Segment-averaged LET concept and analytical calculation from microdosimetric quantities in proton radiation therapy  [Article]

    Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Baratto Roldán, Anna; Carabe Fernández, A.; Bertolet, A. (Wiley, 2019)
    Purpose: This work introduces the concept of segment-averaged linear energy transfer (LET) as a new approach to average distributions of LET of proton beams based on a revisiting of microdosimetry theory. The concept of ...
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    Reaction Dynamics for the Systems 7Be,8B + 208Pb at Coulomb Barrier Energies  [Article]

    Mazzocco, M.; Boiano, A.; Boiano, C.; La Commara, M.; Manea, C.; Parascandolo, C.; Fernández García, J.P. (IOP Publishing, 2018)
    In this contribution we describe the first results obtained for the investigation of the elastic scattering process in the reactions induced by the Radioactive Ion Beams 7Be and 8B on a 208Pb target at Coulomb barrier ...

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