Giant Resonances by Muhsin N. Harakeh
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Giant Resonances
By Muhsin N. Harakeh

Giant Resonances

Fundamental High-frequency Modes of Nuclear Excitation

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Giant Resonances by Muhsin N. Harakeh

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Giant resonances are collective excitations of the atomic nucleus, a typical quantum many-body system. The study of these fundamental modes has in many respects contributed to our understanding of the bulk behaviour of the nucleus and of the dynamics of non-equilibrium excitations. Although the phenomenon of giant resonances has been known for more than 50 years, a large amount of information has been obtained in the last 10 years. This book gives an up-to-date, comprehensive account of our present knowledge of giant resonances. It presents the experimental facts and the techniques used to obtain that information, describes how these facts fit into theoretical concepts and how this allows to determine various nuclear properties which are otherwise difficult to obtain. Included as an introduction is an overview of the main facts, a short history of how the field has developed in the course of time, and a discussion of future perspectives.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780198517337
ISBN-10: 0198517335
Format: Hardback
(242mm x 161mm x 38mm)
Pages: 656
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 24-May-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


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Author Biography - Muhsin N. Harakeh

Muhsin N. Harakeh, Professor of Nuclear Physics, Director of the Kernfysisch Versneller Instituut, Groningen Adriaan van der Woude, Professor Emeritus of Nuclear Physics, Kernfysisch Versneller Instituut, Groningen

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