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Increase in |SL| induced by channel coupling: the case of deuteron scattering

Mackintosh, R.S. and Pang, D.Y. (2012). Increase in |SL| induced by channel coupling: the case of deuteron scattering. Physical Review C, 86(4) 047602.

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For deuteron scattering from 58Ni at laboratory energies of 56, 79, and 120 MeV, we study the dynamic polarization potentials (DPPs) induced by S-wave and D-wave breakup (BU), separately and together, in order to gain insight into the nature of the DPP as well as a counterintuitive property: the existence of L values for which the BU coupling increases |SL|, a ‘wrong-way’ effect. The effect is associated with the existence of emissive regions in the imaginary DPP, suggesting a connection with the nonlocal nature of the DPP. The same relationship was previously found for 6Li scattering, indicating a generic effect bearing on the dynamics of nuclear reactions.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2012 American Physical Society
ISSN: 0556-2813
Extra Information: PACS number(s): 25.45.De, 24.50.+g, 24.10.Ht, 24.10.Eq

5 pp.
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 34637
Depositing User: Raymond Mackintosh
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2012 13:10
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2016 00:28
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