Book talk:Nucleosynthesis

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At a glance, the only thing I can think of would be to either remove cosmic ray spallation from the "major types" section, or add nuclear fission and either neutron activation or neutron capture to it. If you're going with types that substantially affect the composition of the universe, BBNS, stellar NS, and supernova NS are all you get. If you're going with less-frequent types, such as spallation, then it's worth mentioning the others. Fission produces quite a lot of trace-cruft in minerals (among other things, allowing radiometric dating), and decay of any neutron-emitting isotope can result in transmutation as well (along the same paths as the s-process).

That said, I'm not a nuclear physicist, so it's possible I'm counting or discounting things that an expert would consider inappropriate. --Christopher Thomas (talk) 21:37, 25 July 2011 (UTC)

Then it might be worth to check if the structure of Nucleosynthesis also makes sense since I mostly followed it. Headbomb {talk / contribs / physics / books} 23:13, 25 July 2011 (UTC)