nucleogenesis

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nucleogenesis

[‚nü·klē·ə′jen·ə·səs]
(astrophysics)
The origin of chemical elements in the universe.
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Keck Observatory's 10-meter telescope and state-of-the-art models of their atmospheres has shown that there is no conflict between their lithium-6 and lithium-7 content and predictions of the standard theory of Big Bang nucleosynthesis, restoring thus the order in our theory of the early universe.
4]He with the predictions from Big Bang Nucleosynthesis (BBN) when using the [LAMBDA]CDM cosmological model together with the value for [[OMEGA].
The isotopic ratios measured in extragalactic gas clouds can be compared to Big Bang Nucleosynthesis calculations in order to place limits on the ratio of baryons to photons in the early universe.