The Application of Imbedding Theory to the Atomic Shell Model

  • Bruno Gruber
  • F. A. Matsen
  • M. S. Thomas

Abstract

The atomic shell model has been shown by Racah (1), Judd (2), and Wybourne (3) to exhibit a group theoretical structure consisting of a network of interlocking chains of subgroups. In the present article we apply formal imbedding theory to the elucidation of the atomic shell network.

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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruno Gruber
    • 1
  • F. A. Matsen
    • 2
  • M. S. Thomas
    • 3
  1. 1.Physics DepartmentSouthern Illinois UniversityCarbondaleUSA
  2. 2.Departments of Physics and ChemistryThe University of TexasAustinUSA
  3. 3.Mathematics DepartmentRoyal Military College of CanadaKingstonCanada

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