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Shell model description of zirconium isotopes

Abstract : We calculate the low-lying spectra and several high-spin states of zirconium isotopes (Z=40) with neutron numbers from N=50 to N=58 using a large valence space with the 78Ni inert core, which a priori allows one to study the interplay between spherical and deformed configurations, necessary for the description of nuclides in this part of the nuclear chart. The effective interaction is derived by monopole corrections of the realistic G matrix. We reproduce essential nuclear properties, such as subshell closures in 96Zr and 98Zr. The spherical-to-deformed shape transition in 100Zr is addressed as well
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K. Sieja, F. Nowacki, K. Langanke, G. Martínez-Pinedo. Shell model description of zirconium isotopes. Physical Review C, American Physical Society, 2009, 79, pp.064310-9. ⟨10.1103/PhysRevC.79.064310⟩. ⟨in2p3-00407228⟩



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