Semiclassical Descriptions of Atomic and Nuclear Collisions

Semiclassical Descriptions of Atomic and Nuclear Collisions

1st Edition - January 1, 1985

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  • Editors: J. Bang, J. de Boer
  • eBook ISBN: 9780444598387

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These proceedings contain the invited papers, both theoreticaland experimental presented at this symposium, the first of 3 heldin Copenhagen to honour Niels Bohr's hundredth birthday.

Table of Contents

  • Preface. On the history of the so-called WKB method
    from 1817 to 1926 (N. Fröman and P.O. Fröman). Semiclassical
    methods in chemical dynamics (W.H. Miller). Elastic and
    Inelastic Processes.
    Low energy atomic and molecular collisions
    (J.P. Toennies). Inner-shell Coulomb ionization (E. Merzbacher).
    Variational methods in inner-shell ionization (M. Kleber).
    Nuclear elastic scattering (P. Braun-Munzinger). Absorptive
    potentials (G. Pollarolo). Coulomb excitation (Th. W. Elze).
    Semiclassical functional integral methods for few and many-body
    systems (S. Levit). Rearrangment Collisions. Nuclear transfer
    reactions (A. Winther). Semiclassical aspects of transfer
    reactions (P.D. Bond). Transfer involving deformed nuclei (J.O.
    Rasmussen, M.W. Guidry and L.F. Canto). The theory of electron
    capture (J.S. Briggs). Electron capture from the K-shell:
    experimental (C.L. Cocke). Observation of the Thomas Peak (E.
    Horsdal). WKB approximations (D.M. Brink). Complex Collisions.
    Nuclear transport phenomena in low-energy heavy-ion collisions
    (J.R. Huizenga and W.U. Schrder). Friction in nuclear dynamics
    (W.J. Swiatecki). Fusion reactions at low energy (M. Beckerman).
    Uniform approximations and condon reflection effects (M.S.
    Child). A semiclassical approach to molecular energy transfer
    (G.D. Billing). Multiple electron capture (R. Mann). WKB
    approach to nonseparable wave equations (U. Fano). Quantum
    phase-space distributions and quantum transport theory (F.
    Zachariasen). The phase-space representation of quantum mechanics
    and the Bohr-Heisenberg correspondence principle (J.P. Dahl).
    Penetration of Atomic Particles through Matter. The Barkas effect
    and other higher order Z1-contributions to the stopping
    power (H.H. Andersen). Heavy-ion stopping (H. Geissel).
    Semiclassical description of scattering by atoms and by atomic
    strings (J.U. Andersen). Author Index. Subject Index.

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  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © North Holland 1985
  • Published: January 1, 1985
  • Imprint: North Holland
  • eBook ISBN: 9780444598387

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J. Bang

J. de Boer

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