High-momentum components in the nuclear symmetry energy
Rios Huguet, A, Carbone, A and Polls, A (2012) High-momentum components in the nuclear symmetry energy Europhysics Letters: a letters journal exploring the frontiers of physics, 97. ISSN 0295-5075
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The short-range and tensor correlations associated to realistic nucleon-nucleon interactions induce a population of high-momentum components in the many-body nuclear wave function. We study the impact of such high-momentum components on bulk observables associated to isospin asymmetric matter. The kinetic part of the symmetry energy is strongly reduced by correlations when compared to the non-interacting case. The origin of this behavior is elucidated using realistic interactions with different short-range and tensor structures.
|Additional Information:||The final publication is available at www.epj.org|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Physics|
|Depositing User:||Symplectic Elements|
|Date Deposited:||26 Jan 2012 13:33|
|Last Modified:||23 Sep 2013 19:01|
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