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Three-Body Calculation Of Deuteron–Nucleus Scattering Using Microscopic Global Optical Potential

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We test microscopic global optical potential in three-body calculations of deuteron–nucleus scattering. We solve Faddeev-type equations for three-body transition operators. We calculate differential cross section and analyzing power for the deuteron elastic scattering and breakup in collisions with \({}^{12}\)C, \({}^{16}\)O and \({}^{24}\)Mg nuclei, and find a reasonable agreement with available experimental data. Comparison with respective predictions using phenomenological optical potentials reveals systematic deviations in particular kinematic regimes.

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This work was supported by Lietuvos Mokslo Taryba (Research Council of Lithuania) under Contract No. S-MIP-22-72. Part of the computations were performed using the infrastructure of the Lithuanian Particle Physics Consortium.

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Deltuva, A., Jurčiukonis, D., Likandrovas, D. et al. Three-Body Calculation Of Deuteron–Nucleus Scattering Using Microscopic Global Optical Potential. Few-Body Syst 65, 68 (2024).

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