New results on multiple excitations of giant resonances

Shaul Mordechai, C. Fred Moore

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Abstract

Exotic excitations like the double giant dipole were predicted for many years but not observed experimentally until recently. Several experiments have been carried out at Los Alamos National Laboratory to search for these new collective modes of the nucleus. The results discover two previously unobserved types of double giant resonances. This work presents the recent pion double charge exchange data and the analysis that support the existence of two such exotic vibrational nuclear modes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)131-140
Number of pages10
JournalNuclear Physics A
Volume569
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - 7 Mar 1994

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