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I have examined the B(E2)’s in 12Be connecting the first 2+ state to the first two 0+ states. I find that they can be understood in the simple model that has been successful for a variety of other observables in this nucleus, but only if the 2+ state has an excited-core component.
Fortune, H. T. (2012). B(E2) Values in 12Be and Core Excitation. Retrieved from https://repository.upenn.edu/physics_papers/242
Date Posted: 31 May 2012
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