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Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Richard F. Casten

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

This textbook on nuclear structure takes a unique and complementary approach compared to existing texts on the topic. Avoiding complicated calculations and complex mathematical formalism, it explains ... More


EXOTIC NUCLEI AND RADIOACTIVE BEAMS

R. F. Casten

in Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.003.0011
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

This chapter focuses on a new field of study in nuclear structure: the study of exotic nuclei with radioactive nuclear beams (RNBs). Exotic nuclei refer to beta-unstable nuclei with extreme ratios of ... More


COLLECTIVE EXCITATIONS IN EVEN–EVEN NUCLEI: VIBRATIONAL AND ROTATIONAL MOTION

R. F. Casten

in Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.003.0006
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

The shell model is generally considered the fundamental nuclear model and works best for light nuclei. More fundamental to the shell model's central position in nuclear physics is that it provides a ... More


INTRODUCTION

R. F. Casten

in Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

This book explains nuclear structure b building on a few elementary physical ideas. It discusses the shell structure of nuclei, starting with the independent particle model and going on to the shell ... More


THE INDEPENDENT PARTICLE MODEL

R. F. Casten

in Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.003.0003
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

This chapter deals with the independent particle model, the basis for the multiparticle shell model, which in turn remains the standard of comparison for other models and provides the justification, ... More


EVOLUTION OF NUCLEAR STRUCTURE

R. F. Casten

in Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.003.0007
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

A focus on the excitations of a given nucleus is known as the ‘vertical’ approach to nuclear structure and has been the empirical cornerstone of nuclear physics and the inspiration for countless ... More


THE NUCLEAR LANDSCAPE

R. F. Casten

in Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.003.0002
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

This chapter surveys the nuclear landscape to display a few typical patterns of nuclear spectra as well as some of the systematic changes in these patterns over sequences of nuclei. The goal is to ... More


MICROSCOPIC TREATMENT OF COLLECTIVE VIBRATIONS

R. F. Casten

in Nuclear Structure from a Simple Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507246
eISBN:
9780191709333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507246.003.0010
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

A microscopic approach to deriving the structure, energies and systematics of collective states from the shell model appears in two forms, the Tamm-Dancoff approximation and the random phase ... More


Adding a Dimension

A. R. P. Rau

in The Beauty of Physics: Patterns, Principles, and Perspectives

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198709916
eISBN:
9780191780189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198709916.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Dimensional considerations are a powerful, integral part of physics. Starting with the familiar linear dimension, physics expands the idea in different ways. The essence of even complicated problems ... More


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