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Antiprotonic Hydrogen

  • E. Klempt
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Abstract

Antiprotonic hydrogen is a positronium-like system, but its reduced mass is larger by a factor mp/me and nuclear interactions play a significant role. Recent experiments at CERN have provided data which allow to test our understanding of the nuclear forces and of the atomic effects which govern the cascade of antiproton hydrogen from capture to annihilation.

Keywords

Antiproton Beam Balmer Series Lyman Series Annihilation Mode Protonium Wave Function 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Klempt
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  1. 1.Institut für PhysikUniversität MainzMainzFed. Rep. of Germany

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