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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. Physical Review C, 85(4), 044309. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevC.85.044309

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Date Posted: 31 May 2012

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