CaltechAUTHORS
  A Caltech Library Service

One-dimensional nuclear dynamics in the time-dependent Hartree-Fock approximation

Bonche, P. and Koonin, S. and Negele, J. W. (1976) One-dimensional nuclear dynamics in the time-dependent Hartree-Fock approximation. Physical Review C, 13 (3). pp. 1226-1258. ISSN 0556-2813. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:BONprc76

[img]
Preview
PDF - Published Version
See Usage Policy.

5Mb

Use this Persistent URL to link to this item: http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:BONprc76

Abstract

The time-dependent Hartree-Fock theory is applied to the large amplitude dynamics of slabs of spin and isospin symmetric nuclear matter. The slabs are translationally invariant in two transverse dimensions, and with the simplified effective interaction used in this work, the problem is reduced to a set of coupled nonlinear equations for time-dependent functions of a single spatial variable. By specification of appropriate initial conditions, large amplitude oscillations of a single slab, the scattering of a slab from an external potential barrier, and collisions of two slabs have been investigated. The results evidence a wide variety of dynamic phenomena, including fusion, compound nucleus formation, dissipation, strongly damped collisions, shock wave propagation, and fragmentation. The microscopic aspects of the dynamics, the relation to fluid mechanics, and the practical and conceptual problems arising from the theory are discussed in detail.


Item Type:Article
Related URLs:
URLURL TypeDescription
http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevC.13.1226DOIUNSPECIFIED
http://link.aps.org/abstract/PRC/v13/p1226PublisherUNSPECIFIED
Additional Information:© 1976 by The American Physical Society. Received 14 October 1975. It is a pleasure to acknowledge the many productive discussions we have had with A. Kerman, M. Baranger, and F. Villars during the course of this work. Additional thanks are also due J. Griffen, G. Bertsch, C. Pethick, and P.J. Siemens for stimulating interactions, and to N. Glendenning for his role in organizing the 1975 Berkeley Summer Workshop at which many useful discussions took place. This work supported in part through funds provided by the U.S. Energy Research and Development Administration under Contract No. AT(11-1)-3069. [J.W.N. was an] Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow.
Funders:
Funding AgencyGrant Number
Energy Research and Development AdministrationAT(11-1)-3069
Alfred P. Sloan FoundationUNSPECIFIED
Record Number:CaltechAUTHORS:BONprc76
Persistent URL:http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:BONprc76
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:11911
Collection:CaltechAUTHORS
Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:16 Oct 2008 18:43
Last Modified:26 Dec 2012 10:23

Repository Staff Only: item control page