False Starts in History of Searches for 2β Decay, or Discoverless Double Beta Decay
Abstract
A collection of stories is presented on discoveries of 2β decay (including neutrinoless one) which were refuted in the subsequent investigations.
 Publication:

Workshop on Calculation of DoubleBetaDecay Matrix Elements (MEDEX '11)
 Pub Date:
 December 2011
 DOI:
 10.1063/1.3671051
 arXiv:
 arXiv:1112.4183
 Bibcode:
 2011AIPC.1417..129T
 Keywords:

 betadecay;
 nuclear track emulsions;
 scintillators;
 neutrino mass;
 23.40.Hc;
 29.40.Rg;
 29.40.Mc;
 14.60.Pq;
 Relation with nuclear matrix elements and nuclear structure;
 Nuclear emulsions;
 Scintillation detectors;
 Neutrino mass and mixing;
 Nuclear Experiment;
 High Energy Physics  Experiment;
 Nuclear Theory
 EPrint:
 6 pages, contribution to the Workshop on Calculation of Double Beta Decay Matrix Elements (MEDEX'11), Prague, June 1316, 2011