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Hyperfine Interactions

, Volume 101, Issue 1, pp 337–347 | Cite as

Hyperfine transitions and fusion in flight via the Faddeev approach

  • Andrei A. Kvitsinsky
  • Chi-Yu Hu
  • James S. Cohen
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Abstract

The Faddeev approach, modified for long-range Coulomb forces, is used to study the s-wave scattering states of the muonic atomic systems p+pµ, d+dµ, t+tµ, t+dµ and d+tµ. Elastic and hyperfine-transition cross sections of p+pµ are calculated with and without the hyperfme splitting. Fusion-in-flight reactions are studied. A sharp resonance of the rate of fusion-in-flight is observed for d+tµ atE=76.3 eV. A similar resonance-like behavior of the fusion-in-flight is also obtained in the symmetric mesic atomic collisions.

Keywords

Thin Film Atomic System Coulomb Force Atomic Collision Sharp Resonance 
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© J.C. Baltzer AG, Science Publishers 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrei A. Kvitsinsky
    • 1
    • 2
  • Chi-Yu Hu
    • 2
  • James S. Cohen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Mathematical and Computational Physics, Institute for PhysicsUniversity of St. PetersburgSt. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.Physics DepartmentCalifornia State UniversityLong BeachUSA
  3. 3.Theoretical DivisionLos Alamos National LaboratoryLos AlamosUSA

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