The deuteron D-state and the π++d →p+p reaction

B. M. Preedom*, C. W. Darden, R. D. Edge, T. Marks, M. J. Saltmarsh, K. Gabathuler, E. E. Gross, C. A. Ludemann, P. Y. Bertin, M. Blecher, K. Gotow, J. Alster, R. L. Burman, J. P. Perroud, R. P. Redwine, B. Goplen, W. R. Gibbs, E. L. Lomon

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Angular distributions for the reaction π+ + d → p + p at 40, 50, and 60 MeV are compared with calculations employing a πNtmatrix both on and off-shell and two different models for the deuteron. Within this framework, the data require a 4% D-state admisture.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)31-34
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number1
StatePublished - 25 Oct 1976
Externally publishedYes


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National Science Foundation


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