Chapter 3. Thermonuclear Reactions

  1. Prof. Christian Iliadis

Published Online: 3 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618750.ch3

Nuclear Physics of Stars

Nuclear Physics of Stars

How to Cite

Iliadis, C. (2007) Thermonuclear Reactions, in Nuclear Physics of Stars, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618750.ch3

Author Information

  1. University of North Carolina, at Chapel Hill, 176, Phillips Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3255, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527406029

Online ISBN: 9783527618750



  • energy;
  • nuclear reaction;
  • velocity;
  • nuclear energy;
  • density


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Cross Sections and Reaction Rates

  • Nonresonant and Resonant Thermonuclear Reaction Rates