Convergence of the solution of the continuum discretized coupled channels method

R. A.D. Piyadasa, M. Kawai, M. Kamimura, M. Yahiro

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The validity of the method of continuum discretized coupled channels (CDCC) is numerically tested and confirmed for a realistic example of [Formula Presented] scattering at 80 MeV. Elastic and breakup S-matrix elements, calculated with the CDCC method, numerically converge as the model space is extended, viz., the internal angular momentum of the proton-neutron pair and the matching radius are increased. Two methods of discretization, the average method and midpoint method, of the continuum of the internal linear momentum of the [Formula Presented] pair are tested and found to yield the same results.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9
Number of pages1
JournalPhysical Review C - Nuclear Physics
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1999
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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