Measurement of Polarization Observables

  • Hans Paetz gen. SchieckEmail author
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 842)


The primary quantity to be measured in nuclear reactions by any detector is always the intensity of reaction products. Contrary to polarization observables unpolarized cross-sections have no azimuthal-angle dependence.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für KernphysikUniversität zu KölnKölnGermany

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