Nucleon magnetic moments in nuclei and quark degrees of freedom

G. Karl, G. A. Miller, J. Rafelski

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We discuss the values of the magnetic moments of nucleons when inside a nucleus and present evidence that shows these moments to be larger than in free space. We present a possible theoretical explanation in the special case of the trinucleon system in terms of the quark structure of nucleons.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)326-328
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number4-6
StatePublished - Aug 16 1984

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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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