Comment on the west correction to the total cross section

L. L. Frankfurt, Mark Strikman

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We demonstrate here that the correction to the total cross section of scattering from the deuteron (nucleus) considered by West is in fact equal to zero if NN̄ pairs in the deuteron wave function are neglected in a consistent way.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)433-434
Number of pages2
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 11 1976


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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