The role of quarks in nuclei

  • D. Robson
A. Invited Talks and Contributed Papers Presented Orally
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 92)


The role of quarks in nuclei is discussed using the ideas generated from quantum chromodynamics dynamics which suggest an underlying quark lattice in the nucleus. The possibility that such a lattice has already been observed is qualitatively confirmed by reexamining electron scattering results from light nuclei. The existence of such multi-nucleon correlations throughout the nucleus suggests some new ideas for heavy ion reactions.


Deep Inelastic Scattering Intrinsic State Oscillator Length Charge Form Factor Excess Neutron 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Robson
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  1. 1.Department of PhysicsFlorida State UniversityTallahasseeUSA

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