Recently we showed that the nuclear transmutation rates are largely overestimated in the Widom-Larsen theory of the so-called 'Low Energy Nuclear Reactions'. Here we show that unbound plasma electrons are even less likely to initiate nuclear transmutations.
Neutron production rates by inverse-beta decay in fully ionized plasmas / Maiani, Luciano; Polosa, ANTONIO DAVIDE; Riquer, Veronica. - In: THE EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL. C, PARTICLES AND FIELDS. - ISSN 1434-6044. - STAMPA. - 74:4(2014), pp. 1-4. [10.1140/epjc/s10052-014-2843-1]