Electroweak Interactions with Nuclei [Lectures 1 and 2] Quantum Hadrodynamics (QHD) [Lectures 3 and 4]

  • J. D. Walecka
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 142)


The material in these first two lectures is taken from Refs. 1, 2, and 3. In this short time I clearly cannot work through everything as I would like to; however, all the algebra is done in detail starting from scratch in Ref. 1, which also covers an extensive list of topics. If you are a student who wants to learn about electron scattering from nuclei and electromagnetic interactions, I strongly urge you to send for a copy of these notes. They are still available from Argonne. I will give two lectures on Part 1 and two lectures on Part 2. Lecture I is meant as a general introduction to the subject of electroweak interactions with nuclei.


Form Factor Nuclear Matter Electron Scattering Baryon Density ELECTROWEAK Interaction 


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  • J. D. Walecka
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Theoretical Physics Department of PhysicsStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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