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Title: Quantitative relativistic effects in the three-nucleon problem

Abstract

The quantitative impact of the requirement of relativistic invariance in the three-nucleon problem is examined within the framework of Poincare invariant quantum mechanics. In the case of the bound state, and for a wide variety of model implementations and reasonable interactions, most of the quantitative effects come from kinematic factors that can easily be incorporated into a nonrelativistic momentum-space three-body code.

Authors:
;  [1];  [2]
  1. Physics Division, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, Virginia 22230 (United States)
  2. (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
20771178
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physical Review. C, Nuclear Physics; Journal Volume: 73; Journal Issue: 1; Other Information: DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevC.73.014005; (c) 2006 The American Physical Society; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; BOUND STATE; NUCLEAR FORCES; NUCLEAR REACTIONS; NUCLEONS; QUANTUM MECHANICS; RELATIVISTIC RANGE; SYMMETRY; THREE-BODY PROBLEM

Citation Formats

Keister, B.D., Polyzou, W.N., and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242. Quantitative relativistic effects in the three-nucleon problem. United States: N. p., 2006. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.73.014005.
Keister, B.D., Polyzou, W.N., & Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242. Quantitative relativistic effects in the three-nucleon problem. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.73.014005.
Keister, B.D., Polyzou, W.N., and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242. Sun . "Quantitative relativistic effects in the three-nucleon problem". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.73.014005.
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author = {Keister, B.D. and Polyzou, W.N. and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242},
abstractNote = {The quantitative impact of the requirement of relativistic invariance in the three-nucleon problem is examined within the framework of Poincare invariant quantum mechanics. In the case of the bound state, and for a wide variety of model implementations and reasonable interactions, most of the quantitative effects come from kinematic factors that can easily be incorporated into a nonrelativistic momentum-space three-body code.},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevC.73.014005},
journal = {Physical Review. C, Nuclear Physics},
number = 1,
volume = 73,
place = {United States},
year = {Sun Jan 15 00:00:00 EST 2006},
month = {Sun Jan 15 00:00:00 EST 2006}
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