Chemical Elements as Tracers of the Evolution of the Cosmos

JINR - EG-5 (RU)

Van de Graaff Electrostatic accelerator, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (Dubna, Russia)

The EG-5 facility enables proton and alpha induced reactions of a few MeV energies.

Basic Parameters

  • Energy region: 0.9 – 3.5 MeV
  • Beam intensity for H+: 30 μA
  • Beam intensity for He+: 10 μA
  • Energy spread < 500 eV
  • Number of beam lines: 6

Main research fields

  • Analytical studies using Rutherford backscattering techniques, methods and techniques of nuclear reactions recoil.
  • The study of nuclear reactions with neutrons excited by beams of protons and deuterons.
  • Applied research based on the methodology of tagged neutrons.

Linked ChETEC institution

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ChETEC contact person

  • Oprea Ioan Alexander (
  • Oprea Cristiana D. (