The heavy-ion motion in sub-Coulomb collisions generates extreme magnetic fields. The hyperfine splitting of the spin- quasimolecular electronic states in U + U is found to reach 10% of the molecular binding energy (100 keV). Also Pb+Pb and Xe+Xe collisions are considered.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Physical review letters|
|State||Published - 1976|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physics and Astronomy(all)