Jagiellonian University Repository

Nuclear binding energies from a Bogomol'nyi-Prasad-Sommerfield Skyrme model

Nuclear binding energies from a Bogomol'nyi-Prasad ...

Show full item record

dc.contributor.author Adam, C. pl
dc.contributor.author Naya, C. pl
dc.contributor.author Sanchez-Guillen, J. pl
dc.contributor.author Wereszczyński, Andrzej [SAP11017887] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2015-06-29T18:38:39Z
dc.date.available 2015-06-29T18:38:39Z
dc.date.issued 2013 pl
dc.identifier.issn 0556-2813 pl
dc.identifier.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/10716
dc.language eng pl
dc.rights Dodaję tylko opis bibliograficzny *
dc.rights.uri *
dc.title Nuclear binding energies from a Bogomol'nyi-Prasad-Sommerfield Skyrme model pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.abstract.en Recently, within the space of generalized Skyrme models, a submodel with a Bogomol'nyi-Prasad-Sommerfield (BPS) bound was identified that reproduces some bulk properties of nuclear matter already on a classical level and, as such, constitutes a promising field theory candidate for the detailed and reliable description of nuclei and hadrons. Here we extend and further develop these investigations by applying the model to the calculation of nuclear binding energies. Concretely, we calculate these binding energies by including the classical soliton energies, the excitation energies from the collective coordinate quantization of spin and isospin, the electrostatic Coulomb energies, and a small explicit isospin symmetry breaking, which accounts for the mass difference between proton and neutron. The integrability properties of the BPS Skyrme model allow, in fact, for an analytical calculation of all contributions, which may then be compared with the semi-empirical mass formula. We find that for heavier nuclei, where the model is expected to be more accurate on theoretical grounds, the resulting binding energies are already in excellent agreement with their physical values. This result provides further strong evidence for the viability of the BPS Skyrme model as a distinguished starting point and lowest-order approximation for the detailed quantitative investigation of nuclear and hadron physics. pl
dc.description.volume 88 pl
dc.description.number 5 pl
dc.description.publication 1 pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.1103/PhysRevC.88.054313 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1089-490X pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1538-4497 pl
dc.title.journal Physical Review. C, Nuclear Physics pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Fizyki, Astronomii i Informatyki Stosowanej : Instytut Fizyki im. Mariana Smoluchowskiego pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.identifier.articleid 054313 pl
dc.rights.original bez licencji pl
.pointsMNiSW [2013 A]: 45


Files in this item

Files Size Format View

There are no files associated with this item.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)