Observation of enhanced excitation of 12C by inelastic pion scattering on the (3,3) pion-nucleon resonance

C. Fred Moore*, W. Cottingame, Kenneth G. Boyer, L. E. Smith, Carol Harvey, W. J. Braithwaith, Christopher L. Morris, H. A. Thiessen, J. F. Amann, M. Devereux, G. Blanpied, G. Burleson, A. W. Obst, S. Iversen, K. K. Seth, R. L. Boudrie, R. J. Peterson

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Abstract

Pion inelastic scattering on 12C to states at an excitation energy of approximately 19 MeV shows a strong enhancement at an incident pion energy near the pion-nucleon (3,3) resonance. This resonance may therefore provide a mechanism for the selective enhancement of inelastic transitions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)38-40
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters B
Volume80
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 18 1978

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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