Skyrmions and the alpha-particle model of nuclei

Battye, R.A. and Manton, N.S. and Sutcliffe, P.M. (2007) Skyrmions and the alpha-particle model of nuclei. Proceedings of the Royal Society A- Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences, 463 (2077). pp. 261-279. ISSN 1364-5021 . (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2006.1767

Abstract

We compute new solutions of the Skyrme model with massive pions. Concentrating on baryon numbers which are multiples of four, we find low-energy Skyrmion solutions that are composed of charge four subunits, as in the alpha-particle model of nuclei. We summarize our current understanding of these solutions, and discuss their relationship to configurations in the alpha-particle model.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: Skyrmions; nuclei; alpha-particles
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science)
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Mathematics Statistics and Actuarial Science > Applied Mathematics
Depositing User: Suzanne Duffy
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2008 08:40
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2012 11:13
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/2368 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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