Neutral Currents in Muonic Atoms

  • J. Missimer
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 23)


Prof. Pottier has already introduced the principles of parity violation in atomic systems, and described the elegant experiment which measured a parity-odd effect in Ce1. Proposals to measure similar effects in muonic atoms2 are the subject of this contribution.


Parity Violation Electric Dipole Transition Boron Isotope Magnetic Dipole Transition Muonic Atom 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. 1.
    L. Pottier, Parity violation in atomic systems, contribution to this meeting; M.A. Bouchiat et al., PL 117B:358 (1982)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    J. Missimer and L. Simons, Phys. Reports, to be publishedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    J. Bernabeu, T.E.O. Ericson and C. Jarlskog, PL 50B:467 (1974)Google Scholar
  4. G. Feinberg and M.Y. Chen, PRD10:190 (1974)Google Scholar
  5. A.N. Moskalev, JETP Lett. 19:216 (1974)ADSGoogle Scholar
  6. 4.
    W.J. Marciano and A. Sirlin, PRD22:552 (1983)Google Scholar
  7. 5.
    P. Fayet, PL 95B:285 (1980)Google Scholar
  8. 6.
    S. Weinberg, PRL 19:1264 (1967); 27:1688 (1971); PR D5:1412 (1972); A. Salam, in Elementary Particle Theory: Relativistic groups and analyticity (Nobel Symposium No. 8), ed. N. Svartholm (Almquist and Wiksell, Stockholm, 1968), p. 367; S.L. Glashow, N.P. 22:519 (1961)ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 7.
    L. Simons, Helv. Phys. Acta 48:141 (1975)Google Scholar
  10. J. Missimer and L. Simons, N.P. A316:413 (1979); A356:317 (1981)Google Scholar
  11. 8.
    J. Bailey, private communicationGoogle Scholar
  12. 9.
    L.M. Simons, The cyclotron trap: status of preparation and planned experiments, LEAR Workshop, Erice (1982)Google Scholar
  13. 10.
    A.N. Moskalev and R.M. Ryndin, Sov. J. Nucl. Phys. 22:71 (1976)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Missimer
    • 1
  1. 1.Schweizerisches Institut fuer NuklearforschungVilligenSwitzerland

Personalised recommendations