At the edge of nuclear stability: Nonlinear quantum amplifiers

A. Csótó, Heinz Oberhummer, Helmut Schlattl

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Abstract

We show that nuclei lying at the edge of stability can behave as nonlinear quantum amplifiers. A tiny change in the nucleon-nucleon interaction can trigger a much bigger change in the binding energy of these systems, relative to the few-cluster breakup threshold.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)149-152
Number of pages4
JournalActa Physica Hungarica New Series Heavy Ion Physics
Volume12
Issue number2-4
Publication statusPublished - 2000

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Keywords

  • Fine-tuning
  • Nucleosynthesis
  • Resonances
  • Unstable nuclei

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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At the edge of nuclear stability : Nonlinear quantum amplifiers. / Csótó, A.; Oberhummer, Heinz; Schlattl, Helmut.

In: Acta Physica Hungarica New Series Heavy Ion Physics, Vol. 12, No. 2-4, 2000, p. 149-152.

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Csótó, A. ; Oberhummer, Heinz ; Schlattl, Helmut. / At the edge of nuclear stability : Nonlinear quantum amplifiers. In: Acta Physica Hungarica New Series Heavy Ion Physics. 2000 ; Vol. 12, No. 2-4. pp. 149-152.
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