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Two Hydrogens may form Helium, like so, with the output energy coming from the energy released as mass is converted to energy according to E = mc2. Nuclear fission and fusion reactions, which depend upon neutron radiation, will follow. For further information, see If your browser does not accept cookies, you cannot view this site. A radioactive isotope may emit energy (photons) of a specific energy, E, each day. Welcome to the web site of the Research Experience for Undergraduates REU programs of the Astrophysics, Particle Physics and Nuclear Physics groups at Wayne State University.

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