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Lattice Effective Field Theory Calculations for A = 3, 4, 6, 12 Nuclei

Institut für Kernphysik (IKP-3) and Jülich Center for Hadron Physics, Forschungszentrum Jülich, D-52425 Jülich, Germany.
Physical Review Letters (Impact Factor: 7.73). 04/2010; 104(14):142501. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.104.142501
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ABSTRACT We present lattice results for the ground state energies of tritium, helium-3, helium-4, lithium-6, and carbon-12 nuclei. Our analysis includes isospin breaking, Coulomb effects, and interactions up to next-to-next-to-leading order in chiral effective field theory.

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