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Interferometry of the compound nucleus

Koonin, S. E. and Bauer, W. and Schäfer, A. (1989) Interferometry of the compound nucleus. Physical Review Letters, 62 (11). pp. 1247-1250. ISSN 0031-9007. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:KOOprl89

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Abstract

We consider interference effects in the inclusive emission of two identical particles from a compound nucleus. Statistical assumptions result in a correlation of the emitted particles that depends upon the coherence properties of the level widths in a form similar to that describing fluctuations in an exclusive cross section. A schematic application to the decay of a rapidly rotating compound nucleus shows that the observed source size can depend upon the kinematics of the measurement.


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Additional Information:©1989 The American Physical Society. Received 28 November 1988. This work was supported in part by the National Science Foundation, Grants No. PHY86-04197, No. PHY85-05682, and No. PHY86-11210.
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Alternative URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.62.1247
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
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