Transition charge densities for the lowest E5 transitions in 208Pb

C. N. Papanicolas*, J. Heisenberg, J. Lichtenstadt, J. S. McCarthy, D. Goutte, J. M. Cavedon, B. Frois, M. Huet, P. Leconte, Phan Xuan Ho, S. Platchkov, I. Sick

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The transition charge densities for the two lowest 5- states in 208Pb have been determined from recent electron scattering data. The high momentum transfers achieved allow a very precise determination of their detailed structure. They are in disagreement with present theoretical calculations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)279-282
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number4-5
StatePublished - 28 Jan 1982
Externally publishedYes


FundersFunder number
NSYPHY 80-23603
Schweizerische Nationalfonds
National Science Foundation


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