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The production of fast deuterons in high energy nuclear reactions

Chew, G. F. and Goldberger, M. L. (1950) The production of fast deuterons in high energy nuclear reactions. Physical Review, 77 (4). pp. 470-475. ISSN 0031-899X. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:CHEpr50

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Abstract

It is proposed that the fast deuterons observed among the products of high energy nuclear reactions are to be understood in terms of a "pick-up" or sudden rearrangement process. A theoretical treatment of such a process is given which suffices to interpret presently existing data. Further experiments are proposed to test the hypothesis critically, and a possible application of this type of experiment to the determination of nuclear wave functions is pointed out.


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Additional Information:© 1950 The American Physical Society. Received 11 October 1949. The authors wish to thank Professors Server and Wick for helpful theoretical discussions. We are also grateful to H. York and K. Brueckner for their aid in interpreting the experiments. Work described in this report was performed under the auspices of the AEC. Originally presented at the meeting of the Am. Phys. Soc. (February 1949) at Berkeley.
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