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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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
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Dec 18 1978

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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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