Positrons, Positronium, and Anti — Hydrogen

  • H. R. J. Walters
Part of the Physics of Atoms and Molecules book series (PAMO)


In this article I briefly survey developments in the emerging subjects of positron and positronium collisions and anti — hydrogen production. My aim is not to give a comprehensive review but rather to give a “flavour” of what is happening. For more detailed reviews the reader is directed to references 1, 2, 33 and 56, although a substantive part of the material presented here has not previously been reviewed.


Total Cross Section Positron Annihilation Atom Scattering Positronium Formation Antiprotonic Helium 
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  • H. R. J. Walters
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  1. 1.Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical PhysicsThe Queen’s University of BelfastBelfastUK

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