### Abstract

Microscopic calculations of the parameters of the proton-neutron interacting boson model (IBM-2) appropriate to the even Hg isotopes are reported. The calculations are based on the Otsuka-Armia-Iachello boson mapping procedure, which is briefly reviewed. Renormalization of the parameters due to exclusion of the l=4 g boson is treated perturbatively. The calculations employ a semi-realistic shell-model Hamiltonian with no adjustable parameters. The calculated parameters of the IBM-2 Hamiltonian are used to generate energy spectra and electromagnetic transition probabilities, which are compared with experimental data and with the result of phenomenological fits. The overall agreement is reasonable with some notable exceptions, which are discussed. Particular attention is focused on the parameters of the Majorana interaction and on the F-spin character of low-lying levels.

Original language | English (US) |
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Pages (from-to) | 114-139 |

Number of pages | 26 |

Journal | Annals of Physics |

Volume | 176 |

Issue number | 1 |

DOIs | |

State | Published - May 15 1987 |

Externally published | Yes |

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*Annals of Physics*,

*176*(1), 114-139. https://doi.org/10.1016/0003-4916(87)90179-5

**The interacting boson model : Microscopic calculations for the mercury isotopes.** / Druce, C. H.; Pittel, S.; Barrett, Bruce R; Duval, P. D.

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*Annals of Physics*, vol. 176, no. 1, pp. 114-139. https://doi.org/10.1016/0003-4916(87)90179-5

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