Shell Model Calculations for 18,19,20O Isotopes by Using USDA and USDB Interactions

  • A. K. Hasan Department of Physics, College of Education For Girls, University of Kufa
Keywords: shell model, OXBASH code, energy levels, model space, B(E2; ↓)


The shell model (SM) is used to calculate the energy levels and transition probabilities B(E2) for 18,19,20 O isotopes. Two interactions (USDA and USDB) are used in the SDPN model space. We assume that all possible many-nucleon configurations are defined by the 0d5/2, 1s1/2, and d3/2 states that are higher than in 16 O doubly magic nucleus. The available empirical data are in a good agreement with theoretical energy levels predictions. Spins and parities were affirmed for new levels, and the transition probabilities B(E2; ↓) are predicted.


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How to Cite
Hasan, A. (2018). Shell Model Calculations for 18,19,20O Isotopes by Using USDA and USDB Interactions. Ukrainian Journal of Physics, 63(3), 189.
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