Scalar and pseudoscalar QCD susceptibilities in nuclei

  • M. EricsonEmail author
  • G. Chanfray


We study the staticscalar and pseudoscalar susceptibilities of QCD in the nuclear medium. We show that they become much closer than in the vacuum at normal nuclear matter density, a strong signal of the partial restoration of chiral symmetry.


Matter Density Strong Signal Nuclear Matter Chiral Symmetry Nuclear Medium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IPN LyonIN2P3-CNRS et UCB Lyon IVilleurbanne CedexFrance
  2. 2.Theory divisionCERNGenevaSwitzerland

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