A Composite Chiral Pair of Rotational Bands in the Odd-A Nucleus 135Nd

S. Zhu, U. Garg, B. K. Nayak, S. S. Ghugre, N. S. Pattabiraman, D. B. Fossan, T. Koike, K. Starosta, C. Vaman, R. V.F. Janssens, R. S. Chakrawarthy, M. Whitehead, A. O. Macchiavelli, S. Frauendorf

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Abstract

A composite chiral pair of rotational bands in the odd-A nucleus 135Nd was investigated. 30Si bombarding was done and excitation energies were also studied. Three-dimensional tilted axis cranking calculations showed the chiral nature of these bands.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1325011-1325014
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Volume91
Issue number13
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Sep 26
Externally publishedYes

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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