Monopole ’83 pp 169-184 | Cite as

Catalysis Without Tears

  • Curtis G. CallanJr.
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 111)


A semiclassical model of baryon-monopole interactions is presented. The model, which could serve as the basis for practical calculations of catalysis cross sections, interpolates between a soliton model of baryons at large distances and a radial field theory near the monopole core.


Sigma Model Baryon Number Topological Charge Magnetic Monopole Skyrme Model 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Curtis G. CallanJr.
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  1. 1.Joseph Henry LaboratoriesPrinceton UniversityPrincetonUSA

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