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Title: From the microscopic to the macroscopic world: from nucleons to neutron stars

Abstract

Recent observations of neutron-star properties, in particular the recent detection of gravitational waves emitted from binary neutron stars, GW170817, open the way to put strong constraints on nuclear interactions. In this paper, we review the state of the art in calculating the equation of state of strongly interacting matter from first principle calculations starting from microscopic interactions among nucleons. As a result, we then review selected properties of neutron stars that can be directly compared with present and future observations.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [2]; ORCiD logo [1];  [3];  [3]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
  2. Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN (United States); Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
  3. Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN (United States)
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Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Nuclear Physics (NP) (SC-26)
OSTI Identifier:
1560400
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC05-00OR22725
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Journal of Physics. G, Nuclear and Particle Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 46; Journal Issue: 10; Journal ID: ISSN 0954-3899
Publisher:
IOP Publishing
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS; neutron stars; equation of state of dense matter; gravitational waves; GW170817

Citation Formats

Gandolfi, Stefano, Lippuner, Jonas, Steiner, Andrew W., Tews, Ingo, Du, Xingfu, and Al-Mamun, Mohammad. From the microscopic to the macroscopic world: from nucleons to neutron stars. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1088/1361-6471/ab29b3.
Gandolfi, Stefano, Lippuner, Jonas, Steiner, Andrew W., Tews, Ingo, Du, Xingfu, & Al-Mamun, Mohammad. From the microscopic to the macroscopic world: from nucleons to neutron stars. United States. doi:10.1088/1361-6471/ab29b3.
Gandolfi, Stefano, Lippuner, Jonas, Steiner, Andrew W., Tews, Ingo, Du, Xingfu, and Al-Mamun, Mohammad. Tue . "From the microscopic to the macroscopic world: from nucleons to neutron stars". United States. doi:10.1088/1361-6471/ab29b3.
@article{osti_1560400,
title = {From the microscopic to the macroscopic world: from nucleons to neutron stars},
author = {Gandolfi, Stefano and Lippuner, Jonas and Steiner, Andrew W. and Tews, Ingo and Du, Xingfu and Al-Mamun, Mohammad},
abstractNote = {Recent observations of neutron-star properties, in particular the recent detection of gravitational waves emitted from binary neutron stars, GW170817, open the way to put strong constraints on nuclear interactions. In this paper, we review the state of the art in calculating the equation of state of strongly interacting matter from first principle calculations starting from microscopic interactions among nucleons. As a result, we then review selected properties of neutron stars that can be directly compared with present and future observations.},
doi = {10.1088/1361-6471/ab29b3},
journal = {Journal of Physics. G, Nuclear and Particle Physics},
number = 10,
volume = 46,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {8}
}

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