Charged-particle reaction studies for nuclear astrophysics: The TUDA and TACTIC facilities

A. M. Laird*, L Buchmann, T Davinson, TUDA and TACTIC collaborations

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The TUDA and TACTIC facilities at TRIUMF provide versatile experimental capabilities for the study of astrophysically important reactions using both direct and indirect techniques. The present work will outline the research programme to date, describe the experimental facilities and discuss recent developments.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationISAC and ARIEL: The TRIUMF Radioactive Beam Facilities and the Scientific Program
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9789400779631
ISBN (Print)9789400779624
Publication statusPublished - 27 May 2014


  • Charged particle reactions
  • Nuclear astrophysics
  • Silicon detectors

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