Nuclear physics with an effective field theory around the unitarity limit

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Abstract

I outline the first steps in the process of describing nuclear ground states with an expansion around two-body unitarity. At leading order, the effective field theory displays discrete scale invariance with a single dimensionful parameter, which determines all ground-state and low-lying excitation energies. Sub-leading corrections are smaller and perturbative. Results for light nuclei, large bosonic clusters at unitarity, and nuclear matter are reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number52
JournalNuovo Cimento della Societa Italiana di Fisica C
Volume42
Issue number2-3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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