radioactive disintegration

radioactive disintegration

[¦rād·ē·ō′ak·tiv di‚sin·tə′grā·shən]
(nuclear physics)
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Table 1: Data of seasonal variability of radioactive disintegration. Unit of [xi][[sigma].sub.v] is [cm.sup.2], Q-value is calculated from AME2003 atomic mass evaluation [6] in the unit of MeV; [t.sub.1] is the time shift in days.
* Lord Ernest Rutherford, discoverer of the means to change one element into another, and winner of the 1908 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for working out the theory of radioactive disintegration The stars of the meeting, however, were J.
This reductive process can be compared to energy- and light-emitting "radioactive disintegration," the sickly luminescence of which is perfectly embodied in characters like Birkin.