Polarization observables in three-nucleon systems

N. Kalantar-Nayestanaki*

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Abstract

In the past two decades, several laboratories have produced a large amount of data for cross sections, analyzing powers, and other spin observables from various reactions in the three-nucleon system. The results allow one to arrive at a moderately good description of the data by only using the two-nucleon potentials in Faddeev-type calculations. The remaining discrepancies should, in principle, and aside from Coulomb and relativistic effects, be removed once the effects of three-nucleon forces are implemented. High precision data on elastic and break-up reactions show, however, that even after the inclusion of these effects, the picture is not complete yet and some ingredients are still missing in the calculations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)899-903
Number of pages5
JournalPhysics of Particles and Nuclei
Volume44
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov-2013

Keywords

  • TENSOR ANALYZING POWERS
  • ELASTIC-SCATTERING
  • FORCE
  • SELECTIVITY
  • BREAKUP
  • VECTOR

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