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iThemba LABS, PO Box 722, Somerset West 7129, South Africa Affiliated Institutes, iThemba LABS

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PhD in experimental nuclear physics (Stellenbosch, 2001)

Current areas of expertise/activity

  • Nuclear reaction mechanism studies with polarized beams.
  • High resolution study of the spin-isospin excitation in nuclei.
  • High resolution study of the fine structure of giant resonances.


  • The K600 magnetic spectrometer at iThemba LABS
  • The 1.5m high precision scattering chamber at iThemba LABS


  1. Fine structure in the Energy Region of the Isoscalar Giant Quadrupole Resonance: Characteristic Scales from a Wavelet Analysis,
    A. Shevchenko et al,
    Submitted to Phys Rev Lett
  2. Relativistic predictions of exclusive 208Pb(p,2p)207Tl analyzing powers at an incident energy of 202 MeV,
    G.C.Hillhouse, J.Mano, A.A.Cowley and R.Neveling,
    Phys.Rev.C 67, 064604 (2003).
  3. Analyzing power and cross section distributions of the knockout reaction 208Pb(p,2p)207Tl at an incident energy of 202 MeV,
    R.Neveling, A.A.Cowley, G.F.Steyn, S.V.Fortsch, G.C.Hillhouse, J.Mano and S.M.Wyngaardt,
    Phys.Rev.C 66, 034602 (2002).
  4. Multi-step direct mechanism in the (p,3He) inclusive reaction on 59Co and 93Nb at an incident energy of 100 MeV,
    A.A.Cowley, G.F.Steyn, S.S.Dimitrova, P.E.Hodgson, G.J.Arendse, S.V.Fortsch, G.C.Hillhouse, J.J.Lawrie, R.Neveling, W.A.Richter, J.A.Stander and S.M.Wyngaart,
    Phys.Rev.C 62, 064605 (2000).
  5. Alpha-clustering probabilities extracted from the 12C(alpha,2alpha)8Be reaction at 200 MeV,
    G.F.Steyn, S.V.Fortsch, A.A.Cowley, J.J.Lawrie, G.J.Arendse,
    G.C.Hillhouse, J.V.Pilcher, F.D.Smit and R.Neveling,
    Phys.Rev.C 59, 2097 (1999).
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