Large Scale Shell Model Calculations of the Negative-Parity States Structure in 24Mg Nucleus


  • A.A. Al-Sammarraie Department of Physics, Faculty of Education, University of Samarra
  • F.A. Ahmed Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Diyala
  • A.A. Okhunov Department of Science in Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, International Islamic University Malaysia Kuala Lumpur



PSDPF, negative-parity states, electron scattering, shell model, form factors, 24Mg


The negative-parity states of 24Mg nucleus are investigated within the shell model. We are based on the calculations of energy levels, total squared form factors, and transition probability using the p-sd-pf (PSDPF) Hamiltonian in a large model space (0 + 1) hW. The comparison between the experimental and theoretical states showed a good agreement within a truncated model space. The PSDPF-based calculations successfully reproduced the data on the total squared form factors and transition probabilities of the negative-parity states in 24Mg nucleus. These quantities depend on the one-body density matrix elements that are obtained from the PSDPF Hamiltonian. The wave functions of radial one-particle matrix elements calculated with the harmonic-oscillator potential are suitable to predict experimental data by changing the center-of-mass corrections.


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Al-Sammarraie, A., Ahmed, F., & Okhunov, A. (2021). Large Scale Shell Model Calculations of the Negative-Parity States Structure in 24Mg Nucleus. Ukrainian Journal of Physics, 66(4), 293.



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