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Theory of Formation and Decay of Metastable States of Hadronic Helium Atoms

  • G. Ya. Korenman
  • S. N. Yudin
Part of the Few-Body Systems book series (FEWBODY, volume 7)

Abstract

Theory of mesic atom formation is applied to obtain primary populations of recently-discovered metastable states of hadronic He atoms. The calculated primary populations of the long-lived kaonic states in He are in agreement with the experimental data. Life times of these states exceed the measured value, suggesting a collisional quenching of metastable states. For antiprotonic. He, preliminary estimations of population are given.

Keywords

Transition Rate Metastable State Principal Quantum Number Primary Population Auger Transition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Ya. Korenman
    • 1
  • S. N. Yudin
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Nuclear PhysicsMoscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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