Cluster formation, breaking, and excitation in light nuclei
1 Department of Physics, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan
2 Matsue College of Technology, Matsue 690-8518, Japan
Published online: 20 March 2014
In this paper, we discuss cluster phenomena in light nuclei based on calculations using the antisymmetrized molecular dynamics (AMD) method. Cluster structures in C, B, and Be were studied systematically, and their cluster formation and excitation are discussed. Cluster gas states and their band members are suggested for the excited states of 12C and 11B. The ground state cluster correlation and excited cluster gas state are discussed from the point of view of symmetry breaking and restoration.
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